About MHRD's Innovation Cell (MIC)

MIC focuses on creating complete ecosystem which fosters the culture of Innovation across all educational institutions from ideas generation to pre-incubation, incubation and then graduating from the incubator as successful start-ups. MIC also works on designing ranking system to identify institutions in the forefront of innovation.

About Institution Innovation Council @ Chandigarh Engineering College-CGC

Chandigarh Engineering College-CGC, Landran, Mohali’s Institution Innovation Council (CEC-CGC IIC) was established in 2019 under Ministry of Education (MoE) -Innovation Cell (MIC), Govt. of India. The main objective of the CEC-CGC-IIC cell is to promote the custom of innovation, entrepreneurship, startup, amd IPR ecosystem at institute level. Both faculty as well as students are engaged for conducting and participating in various activities related to idea creation, problem solving, concept development, IPR and other related activities.

Under CEC-CGC-IIC cell, a number of activities are conducted throughout the year which falls under the categories- IIC calendar activity, MIC Driven Activity, Celebration Activity and Self-Driven Activity. All engineering departments of CEC-CGC, Landran, Mohali actively involve in conducting these activities. The CEC-CGC-IIC council also deliberate on quarterly action plan in synchronization with activities and initiatives of other departments, centres and facilities in the Institute working towards promoting IPR, Innovation and Start up.

Key Functionaries at CEC-CGC-IIC

IIC Role Name Designation in the Institute
Head of Institute Dr.Rajdeep Singh Director-Principal (CEC-CGC, Landran, Mohali)
President Dr.Sushil Kamboj Prof & Head-IT dept.
Convener, CEC-CGC-IIC Dr.Amanpreet Kaur Associate Professor (IT)
Start-up Activity Coordinator Dr Harbinder Singh Professor
NIRF Coordinator Mr. Sachin Majithia Assistant Professor
ARIIA Coordinator Dr Amresh Kumar Professor (ME)
Social Media Coordinator Dr.Saurabh Chaitanya Assistant Professor
Innovation Activity Coordinator Ms. AnupamBonkra Assistant Professor
IPR Activity Coordinator Dr. Sanjeev Sharma Professor
Internship Activity Coordinator Dr.Mohit Srivastava Professor
Member- CEC-CGC-IIC Dr.Milanpreet Kaur Assistant Professor
Member- CEC-CGC-IIC Dr. Dinesh Arora Professor
Member- CEC-CGC-IIC Mr. Pardeep Singh Tiwana Assistant Professor
Member- CEC-CGC-IIC Dr. Priyanka Professor

Highlights of Achievements in 2022-2023

Achievements Number/ Amount
Number and Different types of I&E and IPR activities Conducted as Self driven/IIC calendar/MIC activities/Celebration activities Total: 87
No. of students & faculty ideas generated More than 300
No. of students & faculty Innovation/prototypes developed 120, Uploaded through Yukti and being part of National Innovation Repository
No. of IPs generated, published and granted Filed =537,
Published =165,
Granted =13 (since inception)
No. of Students & Faculty Start-ups/Ventures established 12
Amount grant or fund supported to student & Faculty lead Innovations, start-ups and IPR 2 lacs (approx.)
No. of Technology Transfer and Commercialisation happened 04

Innovation Ambassadors of CEC-CGC-IIC

Name Designation
Dr.Sushil Kamboj Prof & Head-IT dept.
Dr. Amanpreet Kaur Professor
Mr. Sachin Majithia Assistant Professor
Dr Sanjeev Sharma Professor (ME)
Dr. Saurav Chaitanya Assistant Professor
Dr Dinesh Arora Professor
Dr. Manjit Singh Associate Professor
Dr. Amresh Professor
Mr. Ishpreet Singh Assistant Professor
Mr. Pardeep Singh Tiwana Assistant Professor
Ms. Anupam Bonkra Assistant Professor
Dr. Priyanka Kaushal Professor


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Awards & Rankings

Chandigarh Engineering College-CGC, Landran, Mohali has a wide array of services owing to which the college wins different awards and accolades throughout the year. The institute has various accomplishments in galore that reflect the quality of education and services it claims to provide.

Ranked 139th among top Engineering Institutions in NIRF (National Institutional Ranking Framework) Ranking 2022

Awarded with 3.5 Star rating by the Ministry of Education’s Institution’s Innovation Council in association with AICTE-2022

Awarded with 9th Rank among Top 100 Engineering Colleges in the Northern Region by Dataquest T-School Survey March 2022

Bestowed with 4th position Pan India among the Top 10 Patent Filing Institutes

Awarded with “Outstanding Engineering Institute with Best Placements” title during World Education Summit 2021

Ranked 1st among Top 100 T- Schools in Punjab by Dataquest Tech School Survey 2023

Ranked 5th North India in Top 10 Zone Wise Institutes by Dataquest CMR Employability Index Survey 2023

Ranked 2nd among private colleges in Punjab India Today Ranking 2023

Ranked 1st among Private Institutes in Punjab by Outlook I-Care Rankings 2023

Ranked 8th among private Colleges north zone by THE WEEK-Hansa Research Survey 2023

Ranked in Band 100-150 in Engineering Category in NIRF (National Institutional Ranking Framework) Ranking 2023

Ranked 4th amond Top Engineering Colleges in Punjab by CSR-CHRDC Ranking 2023

Graded A+++ by Chronicle All India Engineering Colleges Survey 2022


I joined Computer Science department at CEC-CGC, Landran, Mohali in 2018 and passed out in 2022. It gives me great pleasure to say with pride that I have completed my graduation in Computer Science from CEC-CGC. It is because of the opportunities provided by the institute that I have been placed with a lucrative package of 45 LPA. This college gave me sweet memories, faithful friends and a sense of confidence to face the challenges in life.

Anmol Bhateja

Amazon Development Center India Pvt. Ltd.

I joined Chandigarh Engineering College-CGC in 2017 and passed out in 2021. The institute helped me in achieving my dream of becoming a Software Development Engineer and grabbing a package of 22 LPA. CEC-CGC also helped me to collect the best memories of life, I would say a Big Thanks to each and every individual who is a part of this prestigious institution. CEC-CGC is the happening campus which gives memories to be cherished for life time.

Simran Sidana

Walmart Labs

I would like to extend my sincere appreciation and gratitude to CEC-CGC as well as the Training & Placement Department and the faculty of Chandigarh Engineering College-CGC for their efforts in imparting quality technical and aptitude training. I am very grateful to them for effectively and sincerely helping me to grab the first-ever opportunity that came into my life. Working as a Business Analyst at a starting package of 9.5LPA is really a big achievement for me. I owe my success to my alma mater.

Tanvi Arora

Quantiphi Analytics Inc.

Studying at Chandigarh Group of Colleges Landran has been a life-transforming journey. I have witnessed the development of technical & soft skills, and the credit goes to the faculty and the Placement cell. There were even advanced lectures on different technologies. The environment of the college indeed nurtures you to bring out the best. I really appreciate the love and support that students receive from this institute. I will always be grateful for everything that the college has provided me with.

Aayushi Panwar


Joining Chandigarh Group of Colleges Landran was one of the best decisions I took in my life. It taught me many things about Engineering as well as my life. Moreover, this place brought the best career opportunities to the table. The faculty members and the management work hard to help more candidates get placed. The placement cell extends various training sessions which help in the individual growth of each student, and I received that help too. I will always be grateful.

Ashima Guleria


I take pride in being a student of CGC Landran and now being an employee of a world renowned MNC. The latter wouldn’t have been possible without the support of the former. The guidance at CGC Landran is just unparalleled. It has imparted a perfect blend of technical & soft skills and made me ready for the industry. I would also like to thank our training & placement cell for having top companies come as recruits. From what I've gathered, the college has left no stone unturned.

Neeraj Kumar Moudgil


I am delighted to share my positive academic journey at CGC Landran. I would like to extend my sincere appreciation & gratitude to the Training & Placement Department and the faculty of Chandigarh Engineering College for their efforts in imparting quality technical training. I got placed in DXC Technology with a handsome package. And I owe this to the efforts put by the college. CGC Landran, indeed, provides great exposure to students and gives them a head start.

Harpreet Singh

DXC Technology

My four years at CGC Landran have been excellent. Every moment attached to this place has become a memory that I will cherish forever. The years spent here have been full of fun & frolic learning opportunities which sometimes had the academic grind that one has to go through. Everything that I have achieved, I owe it to the Teachers who always believed in helping and guiding the students. My placement in Capgemini is the outcome of placement cell's efforts, and my diligence.

Shubham Singla


I'm thrilled to share my enthusiasm for the outstanding education at CEC-CGC, Landran. As a B.Tech Mechanical Engineering student, I was well-prepared for the industry. Thanks to the exceptional guidance and resources provided by the faculty, I secured a campus placement at Reliance Industries Limited. The comprehensive curriculum and hands-on experience I gained at CEC-CGC were instrumental in shaping my career. I am truly grateful for the opportunities this institution has offered me.

Gursahib Singh

Reliance Industries Limited

I'm proud to commend the remarkable education at CEC-CGC, Landran. As a female B.Tech Mechanical Engineering student, this institution fostered my growth and equipped me for success. I am delighted to announce that I secured a campus placement at MG Motors Pvt. Ltd., and it's all thanks to the excellent faculty and resources at CEC-CGC. The support and knowledge I gained here were pivotal in shaping my career. I'm grateful for the opportunities this institution has provided me.

Mahima Mishra

MG Motor India Pvt. Ltd.

CGC Landran has provided us a great opportunity for learning and enriching our knowledge. Our faculty put in immense effort to guide us in theoretical, practical, aptitude and technical skillswhich helped us in our placement drives. Our TPP and CRC department has encouraged us at every step which was the stepping stone for sealing my career at two reputed companies. I owe my success to the supreme faculty of CGC Landran.

Parul Dharwal

United Breweries Ltd.

At Chandigarh Group of Colleges, we have the opportunity to develop our complete personality. What sets this college apart is its conducive environment and dedicated faculty members who consistently encourage us to actively engage in various events and acquire new experiences alongside our studies. I want to extend my heartfelt appreciation to the Training and Placement Cell for their unwavering support throughout my journey, helping me turn my dreams into a tangible reality.

Bhawya Bansal

Barclays Global Services Centre

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