Shri Ramdeobaba College of Engineering and Management, Nagpur – 2021

Shri Ramdeobaba College of Engineering and Management (RCOEM) previously known as Shri Ramdeobaba Kamla Nehru Engineering College was established in 1984 as a private institution by Shri Ramdeobaba Sarvajanik Samiti Trust in Nagpur, an orange city of India, Maharashtra in an area of 13 acres in a perfect placid atmosphere to produce the engineers with sincerity and dedication to the development of the nation. It was named RCOEM in 2010 after Shri Ramdeobaba, a saint who lived in the 14th century served the betterment of all the people irrespective of caste and creed by which he broke all castes and religious barriers. It has been being affiliated with Rhashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University since its inception and its courses got AICTE approval. It was granted autonomous status in 2011.

In this analysis, we are going to check out all the details about the institute’s students’ stats, faculty, courses offered, graduation outcomes & placements, median salary & top recruiters, infrastructures, and fees structures. All the details are authentic since we got these from the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) where RCOEM gave its reports.

Courses Offered at RCOEM Nagpur

RCOEM offers a modest number of 12 courses in undergraduate programs and merely 7 courses in post-graduate programs in engineering science & technology, respectively.

Students Intake at RCOEM Nagpur

Students Intake
RCOEM admitted 810 students in 2021, 2020, and 2019 at UG programs and 126 students in 2021 and 2020 at PG programs.

RCOEM has 247 distinguished professors at its faculty, of whom 51.42% are Ph.D. holders and the faculty-to-student ratio is 1:14, that is, one professor is available for every 14 students.

RCOEM Nagpur Annual Expenditures

Capital Expenditure
RCOEM spent Rs. 5.9 crores as capital expenditure in 2021, of which 7.79% spent on procuring books, journals, and e-resources for the library, a massive 78.49% spent on buying new equipment and software for quality research, 0.04% spent on workshops, and the remaining 13.68% spent on the creation of capital assets and other expenditures. In 2020, the capital expenditure was Rs. 2.8 crores and it was around Rs. 4 crores in 2019. The spending of capital expenditure has been increased in 2021 when compared to the last two years.
Operational Expenditure
RCOEM spent over Rs. 51.67 crores in 2021 as operational expenditure, of which a massive 81.14% spent on paying salaries to professors and supporting staff, a modest 18% spent on maintaining academic infrastructures, and the remaining 0.86% spent on conducting Seminars, Conferences, and Workshops. Spending as operational expenditure was Rs. 45.2 crores in 2020 and Rs. 46.1 crores in 2019. The spending of operational expenditure has also been increased in 2021 when compared to the last two years.

RCOEM Nagpur Research Details

As RCOEM has distinguished professors and research scholars, good infrastructure, and a conducive atmosphere for research, it was able to file 27, 12, and 2 patent applications in 2021, 2020, and 2019, however, it didn’t get any patent.
Sponsored Projects
As RCOEM has some distinguished professors and research scholars at its faculty, many big companies are willing to sponsor this institution, and therefore, it received Rs. 18.7 crores through 21 sponsored research projects from 19 companies in 2021, and it received Rs. 41.8 and Rs. 47.3 lakhs through 17 and 5 sponsored projects from 14 and 4 companies in 2020 and 2019, respectively.
Consultancy Projects
RCOEM received Rs. 21.5 lakhs through 33 consultancy projects from 21 companies in 2021, and it received Rs. 30.1 and Rs. 66.7 lakhs through 15 and 9 consultancy projects from the 8 and 9 companies in 2020 and 2019, respectively.

RCOEM Nagpur Graduations & Placements

UG Graduations & Placements
At RCOEM, a considerable number of 1035 students got admitted to UG degree courses and 82.9% of them graduated, of whom 91.05% got placements at top companies and 31 were selected for higher studies in 2021; a bulky 84.4% of students graduated, of whom 96.99% got placements, and 63 were selected for higher studies in 2020; and a significant 83.32% of students graduated, of whom 96.58% got placements and 93 were selected for higher studies in 2019.
PG Graduations & Placements
At the PG programs, 91.89% of the students graduated, of whom 22.73% got placements at top companies and 2 were selected for higher studies in 2021; a significant 80.22% of students graduated, of whom 68.11% got placements, and 4 were selected for higher studies in 2020; and a considerable 84.68% of the students graduated, of whom 54.94% got placements and 3 were selected for higher studies in 2019.
PhD Research Programmes
In the Ph.D. research program, 35 students have been pursuing research studies till 2021, of whom 9 students graduated in 2021, 7 students graduated in 2020, and 8 students graduated in 2019.
Median Salary & Top Recruiters
Median Salary of UG Graduates: Rs. 4.5 LPA in 2021, Rs. 3.75 LPA in 2020, and Rs. 3.5 LPA in 2019 at top companies.

Median Salary of PG Graduates: Rs. 3.65 LPA in 2021, Rs. 3 LPA in 2020, and Rs. 3.16 LPA in 2019.
The top recruiters of RCOEM are Fivetran, Amazon, Nutranix, VmWare Software India Ltd, ULA, Infosys, Sapient, Accolite, JSW Steel, Netcracker Technology, Capgemini, Howlett, etc., are looking for graduates for their companies.

Students Diversity at RCOEM Nagpur

At RCOEM, a considerable number of 3664 students are currently pursuing their degrees, of whom 65.61% are boys, a modest 34.39% are girls, a massive 2993 students are from within the state, 630 students are from outside of the state, and the remaining 41 students are from foreign countries.

Facilities on RCOEM Nagpur Campus

RCOEM has a lot of facilities that are available for students. It has hostels, medical facilities, labs, libraries, cafeterias, a sports complex, a wi-fi campus, convenience stores, a music room, a dance room, ATMs, lifts/ramps, etc.

Campus Festivals at RCOEM Nagpur

PRASTISHRUTI is the annual cultural festival of the RCOEM celebrated for three days in February starting with lighting the lamp, then dignitaries and professors delivering motivational speeches to the students. Then, the Valedictory Function is organized where professors and dignitaries participate and deliver the speech to the students who completed their graduations and are ready to fly in the industrial sky. Besides these, prizes and awards are given to those who won in sports and games, and the rolling trophy is given to the best performing department in the institution.

Semicolon Tech Club is formed in 2003 to create a platform for students to showcase their technical skills and make them well-versed with advanced technology. This club organizes the festival COLOSSEUM every year in February for two days where many technical competitions and events like GROUND ZERO, EXPRESSO (Public Speaking), CODEMANIA, PAPER PRESENTATION, BOX CRICKET, etc., are conducted to induce the interest of the students in engineering and technology and allow them to showcase their technical skills.


RCOEM is in Faridabad, the city well-connected with the capital of India, New Delhi, therefore, it has a good transport system. Nagpur Junction Railway Station is around 6.6 km away and Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar International Airport is around 12.9 km away from the institution are available to reach this institution, so students from anywhere can commute to it easily.

How to Get Admission at RCOEM Nagpur

For UG courses at RCOEM: For Maharashtra candidates: passed the +2 exam or any other equivalent recognized exams with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with one of the Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biology/Technical Vocational subject/Computer Science/Information Technology/Informatics Practices/Agriculture/Engineering Graphics/Business Studies and obtained at least 45% marks (at least 40% marks in case of backward class categories, economically weaker section and persons with disability candidates belonging to Maharashtra State only) overall in these three subjects and they should have appeared in all subjects in MHT-CET and should obtain a non-zero positive score in that exam. And for candidates from other than Maharashtra: they need to take and score positive marks in JEE (Main) or MHT-CET exams, however, preference is given to those candidates who scored non-zero positive marks in JEE (main) over candidates who scored non-zero positive marks in MHT-CET.

For PG courses: Candidates who passed the UG degree with a minimum of 50% (45% for reserved candidates in the above-mentioned categories) should have appeared the GATE and should get a qualified score in this exam to get admission to the PG courses, however, seats are also given if remain vacant after filling GATE-qualified candidates to those candidates who appeared in the GATE exam but couldn’t get a qualified score.

Fee Structure at RCOEM Nagpur

Students need to pay approximately Rs. 6 lakhs as total fees for the UG course at RCOEM, however, the saving grace is they can get a decent salary of Rs. 4.5 LPA at top companies, so they get back this amount within three years.

RCOEM Nagpur Scores by NIRF

Teaching, Learning, and Resources: RCOEM has a good faculty and better infrastructure for innovative research. Therefore, it scored 59.71%, which accounts to 30% of overall NIRF scores.
Research and Professional Practice: RCOEM has a good faculty and better infrastructure, however, it didn’t get any patents though it filed many patent applications, therefore, it scored 7.98%, which accounts to 30% of overall NIRF scores.
Graduate Outcome: As RCOEM has a conducive atmosphere for study, many students graduated at the minimum stipulated time. Therefore, it scored 57.72%, which accounts to 20% of overall NIRF scores.
Outreach and Inclusivity: RCOEM has students from every section and every part of India and the world, moreover, it admitted a modest number of girl students, so it scored 50.85%, which accounts to 10% of overall NIRF scores.

Perception: RCOEM has a decent faculty, better infrastructure, a conducive atmosphere, however, it is a private institution and it has not yet gotten much popularity like first-generation IITs and NITs, therefore it scored 2.87%, which accounts to 10% of overall NIRF scores.

RCOEM Nagpur got 37.22% as an overall NIRF score and ranked at number 119.

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