The Thakur College of Engineering & Technology (TCET) was established in academic year 2001-02 with a clear objective of providing quality technical education in tune with international standards and contemporary global requirements. The College is recognized by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) & Govt. of Maharashtra and is affiliated to the University of Mumbai (UOM). All the courses at the U.G. level, eligible for accreditation in 2011 i.e. Electronics & Telecommunication (EXTC), Information Technology (IT) and Computer Engineering (CMPN) were accredited by NBA for three years w.e.f. 16.9.2011. Moreover, these programmes are also given permanent affiliation w.e.f. A.Y. 2015-16.
The Institute applied for 2nd time accreditation for its UG Programmes i.e. EXTC, IT and CMPN, and 1st time accreditation of Electronics Engineering (ETRX) as it became eligible after three batches passed out in 2015. All these programmes were accredited for 3 years w.e.f. 01-07-2016. The ETRX programme is also given permanent affiliation w.e.f. A.Y. 2017-18.
TCET is a private self-financed linguistic (Hindi speaking) minority institute since its inception.The management’s commitment to excellence and relevance in technical education is reflected in the marvellous infrastructure that is comparable to the finest institution of its type in the country. The imposing five-storied building, housing state-of-the-art computer laboratories, spacious classrooms, well equipped laboratories, workshops, computer centre with server room, a well-stocked library, wide and well lit clean corridors and a large canteen, conference hall, seminar halls has set new standards in providing facilities of international level.The sprawling campus with lawns, gardens, playgrounds, parking lot and a temple ensures the right academic ambience essential for a centre of higher education.