Raja Balwant Singh
Engineering Technical Campus, a well known and established name in the field of Technical Education comprises of the Faculty of Engineering and Technology, Faculty of Pharmacy and Faculty of Architecture and Town Planning and is involved in imparting education in B.Tech, M.Tech, B.Pharm and B. Arch courses.
It is governed by Balwant Educational Society chaired by District and Sessions Judge, Agra as the President and Raja Anirudh Pal Singh of the royal family of Awagarh as the Vice President. The credit for the same goes to Late Raja Balwant Singh ji, the erstwhile ruler of Awagarh Estate known for his vision and commitment for the spread of education, way back in 1885.
This institute was started in the year 1996 as Faculty of Engineering and echnology with three branches of Engineering viz. Computer Science & Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering and Food Technology and was affiliated to Dr. B.R. Ambedkar University, Agra. The branch of Chemical Engineering was added in the year 1999. The Institute was affiliated to the U.P Technical University Lucknow from the year 2000. In the year 2004, two more branches of Biotechnology and Mechanical Engineering were added. In the year 2006, M.Tech course in Food Technology was added with an intake of 18 seats.
The Faculty of Pharmacy and the Faculty of Architecture and Town Planning was added from the Academic Session 2011 -12 for the B.Pharm and B.Arch Courses. B.Tech in Electrical Engineering and B.Tech in Civil Engineering with an intake of 60 seats each and M.Tech course in Electronics & Communication Engineering with an intake of 18 seats were added in the academic session 2012-13. M.Tech Course in Bio-technology and Computer Science & Engineering with an intake of 18 seats each was added in the academic session 2014-15.
All these courses are approved by AICTE and are affiliated to the U.P Technical University, Lucknow. The B.Arch course is approved by Council of Architecture via Code- UP33. The B.Pharm course is approved by the Council of Pharmacy.
At present; Raja Balwant Singh Engineering Technical Campus is having three faculties as:
Faculty of Engineering and Technology
Faculty of Pharmacy
Faculty of Architecture and Town Planning.