Purnea College of Engineering (PCE) is one of the new Government Engineering College established by the Government of Bihar under the Department of Science and Technology. It will start its first academic session 2017 from campus of Government Polytechnic, near Ram Nagar, Purnea. The new engineering college will have four engineering branches - Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, and Electronics & Communication with an intake of 60 per branch and 240 students in total.
Simultaneously there has been ongoing innovations and up gradation in course contents and in teaching and training methodologies in sync with India’s emerging as a technological superpower and the hub of developing technologies and technical manpower. Needless to say, the Institute has scaled new heights and established standards of excellence duly recognized by its entitlement as An Institute of Excellence by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE).