Ghousia College of Engineering was started in the year 1980. The College is affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belagavi and recognized by AICTE, New Delhi and Government of Karnataka. It is the No.1 Minority College in the State of Karnataka. The College is situated on an expanse of 35 acres of land, about 45 KMs from Bengaluru on the Bengaluru-Mysore Highway. The Library is housed in a separate building with a separate Issue, Reference and General Reading Room Sections with a sufficient collection of books and subscribed to the e-Journals through INDEST-AICTE Consortium. Hostel facility for about 600 students is provided in the campus with separate Hostel for Girls.The College has Excellent Sports facilities for students including gymnasium. Transportation facility is available for students coming from Bengaluru, Mandya, Channapatna& Ramanagaram.
The College was awarded as “Excellent Engineering College in Karnataka - 2016” during IInd National Karnataka Education Summit & Awards by MNRE & MSME (Govt. of India), AICTE, Association of Indian Universities, CMAI, VTU, NSIC, Electronics India, niXi and NIELIT, organized by Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belagavi
The College has a Placement Centre. Several organizations have also made use of our Placement Centre. The College organizes variousprogrammes which help in improving the overall personality of students.