Academy of Technology

Hooghly, WestBengal

The Academy of Technology (AOT) [1] is an engineering college in West Bengal, India.[2] To meet the growing demand of technical manpower and in view of fiscal constraints at the government level, Ananda Educational Development and Charitable Organisation(AEDCO), a trust under the chairmanship of Prof. Jagannath Banerjee, an alumnus of IIT Kharagpur and IIM Calcutta, established the Academy of Technology in September 2003. Spread over an area of 10.66 acres, the college is affiliated with West Bengal University of Technology (WBUT), and all the programmes are approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi. The campus is located at Adi Saptagram on the side of G. T. Road, appx half KM from Adi Saptagram Rail station on Howrah Burdwan main line, in the industrial region of Hooghly under Kolkata Metropolitan Development Area, West Bengal. Kolkata airport is 47 km away from the campus. The rail station is help for travelling from Kolkata/ Howrah/ Burdwan & surrounding areas.

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  • Employability 6
  • Research 5
  • Faculty 2
  • Fill Rate 10

Program Details

Program Name
Applied electronics and instrumentation engineering
Information technology
Computer science and engineering
Mechanical engineering
Over All Seats 600  


Faculty Name No. of faculty
Computer Science and Engineering 24
Electrical Engineering 12
Electronics and Communication Engineering 22
Information and Technology 12
Mechanical Engineering 12

Fee Details

Annual Fee: 62,500


For students, the college has one of the finest placement cells that help them obtain
lucrative job opportunities via campus recruitments. Some of the globally-reputed
organizations that annually hire deserving candidates from the campus are TCS,
IBM, Cogencies, Capgemini and many more.

Company name Average starting salary % of students joined
Tata Consultancy Service 8 lakhs 13
Wipro 9.5 lakhs 9
Infosys 7 lakhs 10


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contact number: 91-33-6450 1050

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