Dr. A. A. Powly Thomas
GOPALAN COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING AND MANAGEMENT (GCEM) was established in the year 2010 by Gopalan Foundation, which is part of renowned Gopalan Group of Institutions
GCEM is affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU) and Approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)
The Institution offers four years full time Engineering courses and two years full time MBA
The Engineering courses offered at GCEM apart from MBA are: Mechanical Engineering, Computer science Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering and Civil Engineering.)
GCEM, an ISO accredited institution provides a VTU based curriculum emphasized by multidisciplinary courses and faculty enrichment as well as special programs which allow the students to realise their potential and make them competent, inspired and successful professionals; ready to take up the challenges of the society and nation.
GCEM always believes in value based education to empower students with ethics and moral values along with the knowledge skills
The teaching pedagogy includes dialogue teaching incorporated in lectures and outbound teaching. At GCEM we have well qualified and experienced full time faculty members with majority of them pursuing PhD, and in addition, we also have expert visiting professors. Seminars, audio visuals, industrial visits, exhibitions, workshops, are also the part of the Teaching – Learning process.
Knowledge enhancements and personality developments are done regularly through Faculty Development Programmes (FDPs) and student Development Programmes (SDPs). Student centric self-learning to create enthusiasm in learning and research is the unique pedagogy of the institution.
GCEM has a Wi-Fi enabled campus with digital OHPs and LCD projectors, fully equipped labs, auditorium, amphitheatre, Seminar halls, International standard sports complex. The well organized, computerized library has excellent collection of books and journals on engineering and management related subjects. Apart from this, the college provides hostel and bus facility. Placement cell works for timely placement support to the students.
At GCEM, NSS and other community based initiatives are part of the college activities. Intercollegiate sports meets and cultural fests held annually to enhance personality development, enable talent discovery and provides opportunities for our students to meet with their extended peer group.