The K. J. Somaiya College of Engineering was founded by Shri K. J. Somaiya and it revolves around the vision of becoming a World Class Centre of Learning in the field of Engineering Sciences. The college is conferred Autonomous statue by the University of Mumbai from the academic year 2014 – 2015. This status was conferred to the college up on the recommendation of UGC and the state government.
From 2017 of May KJSCE is an A grade college as it was awarded by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council. The college was blessed with the presence of former president of India honorable Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam, who showed his presence for the closing Ceremony of Silver Jubilee Celebration. KJSCE is known for its vibrant student activities. With students from the college participating in National/International event. The college has a track record of almost 100 percent placement record. The college offers a lot of support to the inter disciplinary activities and encourages entrepreneur efforts. In a survey conducted by India today and neilsen company for ‘India’s best colleges in 2016’ KJSCE had the privilege of attaining an all India rank 24.
It has More than 75 well equipped laboratories
More than 39100 books in library
More than 110 National and International Periodicals
Each department with devoted classrooms equipped with computer and LCD’s