- Chandigarh Engineering College was presented with a Certificate of Recognition by the Ministry of Education, Government of India. On 29th December 2021, the college was recognized in the band "Excellent" under the category of "Colleges/Institutes (private/self-financed) (technical)" in Atal Ranking of Institutions on Innovation Achievement (ARIIA) 2021.
- CEC has received the highest 4-star rating by the Ministry of Education’s (MoE) Institution’s Innovation Council in association with All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE).
- CEC ranked on 147th position among the Top Engineering Institutions in India by NIRF, 2021
Digital Learning Ranking
- CEC Ranked on 10th position PAN India by Digital Learning Ranking, 2021
- CEC Ranked on 2nd position in Punjab by Digital Learning Ranking, 2021
DATAQUEST TECH SCHOOL SURVEY
- CEC placed at 2nd rank among the Top private T-Schools by Dataquest Tech School Survey 2021.
- CEC has been ranked 3rd in Punjab among the Top 100 T-schools by Dataquest Tech School Survey 2021.
- CEC got 40th rank among the top 100 T-Schools in India by Dataquest Tech School Survey 2021.
- CEC also secured the 29th spot among the Top Private T-schools in India in the Dataquest Tech School Survey 2021.
- India Today's survey 2021 ranked CEC as the third best private college in Punjab.
- CEC has also been ranked 6th by India Today's Survey 2021 among private colleges and universities in Punjab.
- The India Today's Survey 2021 also placed CEC on the 80th rank across the country, among all engineering colleges.
Outlook survey report
- 67th Rank among top 110 private institutes in India
- 4th Rank among private institute among Punjab including (University institutes)
- 1st Rank among private colleges in Punjab (excluding university's institutes)
First time CEC got ranking in outlook last year there was no rank THE WEEK-Hansa Research Survey 2020
- 9th Rank in Private Engineering colleges North Zone
- 53rdRank in Private colleges across the country
- 82nd Rank in Engineering Colleges all over India
- 3rd Rank in state of Punjab
- 1st Rank in state of Punjab (If considered only Colleges not Universities)
Survey conducted by India Today in association with MDRA), 2020
- 19th Rank in Private Institutes and Universities in North India
- 3rd Rank in Private Colleges in Punjab
- 6th Rank in Private Colleges and Universities in Punjab
- 85th Rank across country (Overall India)
NIRF Ranking 2020
- Chandigarh Engineering College is placed in Rank based of 201-250.
- Position with only private institutes in Punjab:1st Rank
- Position including all institutes and universities (Government +Private): 9th Rank
- Position with only institutes (Government +Private): 3rd Rank
- Position with only private universities & institutes: 5th Rank
- Position with only private institutes: 1st Rank
North India: (Punjab, Chandigarh, Delhi, Haryana, Himachal, Jammu and Kashmir, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Uttrakhand)
- Position including all institutes and universities (Government +Private): 48th Rank
- Position with only institutes (Government + Private): 17th Rank
- Position with only private universities & institutes: 17th Rank
- Position with only private institutes: 2nd Rank
Dataquest Tech School survey, 2020
- 3rd Rank in Punjab in Top 100 T-Schools (Overall) – Government and Private
- 2nd Rank in Punjab in Top T-Schools (Private)
- 49th Rank in Top T-Schools (Private)
- 60th Rank in Top 100 T-Schools (Overall) – Government and Private
Chronicle India’s Best Engineering Colleges 2019
- CEC ranked 23rd among 75 Best Engineering colleges
- CEC has been also ranked in Top ten for Placements and Intellectual Capital
THE WEEK-Hansa Research Survey 2019
- 7th Rank in private colleges North Zone
- 52nd Rank in private colleges across the country
- 92nd Rank in Engineering Colleges all over India
Survey conducted by India Today in association with MDRA), 2019
- 20th Rank in the category of Best Private Engineering Colleges in North India.
- 76th Rank across the country
Chronicle 7th All India Engineering Survey, 2018
- 3rd in Top Colleges in terms of Intellectual Capital
- 2nd in Top Colleges in terms of Placement
- 2nd in Top Colleges in terms of Industry Interface
- 3rd in Top Colleges in terms of Academic Excellence
- 2nd in Top Colleges in terms of ROI
Times Engineering Institute Ranking Survey 2018
- CEC stood 9th in the Northern Region
- 47th Rank across the country
- Ranked 64th all across India among all Govt. Semi Govt. and Private Engineering Colleges
THE WEEK-Hansa Research Survey 2018 CEC got 92nd rank in Engineering across the country
AICTE Survey 2018 Rated in Gold Category by AICTE CII Survey in year 2018
Patents Ranking, 2017 CEC has been ranked 7th across the country with respect to number of patents filed in the year 2016-17
World Education Summit 2021 Chandigarh Engineering College awarded with “Outstanding Engineering Institute with Best Placements” title during World Education Summit 2021
10th Asia Education Summit Awards 2020 CEC awarded with the "Most Promising Engineering College in India” in the 10th Asia Education Summit Awards 2020 presented by Asia Today Research & Media and PERSON ( People for Education Research Scholarship & Outward Nutrition).
Five-year Academy Service Award by CISCO, 2019 CEC gets Five-year Academy Service Award by CISCO, 2019. Other achievements included Five-year Faculty Service Award, Best Performance Award and Outstanding Award.
9th World Education Summit & Awards 2019. CEC won the tag of the ‘Most Innovative Engineering College with Excellent Faculty in North India
National Education Excellence Award, 2019 CEC got award for “Most promising and development college in India”
Infosys Campus Connect Award, 2019 CEC got award for “Advanced Partner Institute
Eminent Research in 2018 CEC has been awarded as Most Promising Learning and Development College in India
TIME Cyber Media, 2017 CEC also awarded as Leading Engineering College for Placements in North India” by TIME Cyber Media in 2017
Data Quest , 2017 CEC also awarded as we have been recognized as the Best Industry Interface Engineering College in North India
Asia Education Summit, 2017 CEC Awarded as “Best Engineering College with Excellent Faculty in North India”
AICTE-ECI Chhatra Vishwakrma Awards 2017 CEC Landran wins in Outstanding Student Engineers Category and Outstanding Teachers Category
Prime Time Research Media Private Limited, 2016 CEC gets National Education Excellence Award
Praxis Media, 2016 CEC gets Most Innovative Engineering College in India
SIIP Awards 2016 CEC gets award for Outstanding Achievement in Sustainable Institute Industry Partnership (SIIP)