The College of Engineering & Technology, Bhubaneswar was established by the Government of Orissa in 1981 to meet the growing technical man power need in the State. It was a constituent college of the Orissa University of Agriculture & Technology, Bhubaneswar. After creation of a Technical University for Orissa State, the college has become a constituent college of Biju Patnaik University of Technology (BPUT), Orissa with effect from 09th July, 2002 as per section-37(1) of BPUT Act, 2002. The College is located in the Techno-campus (an area of more than 100 Acres) at Kalinga Nagar, Bhubaneswar about 2.0 Kms. away from Khandagiri-Udayagiri caves. The College was shifted to the new Techno Campus in March, 2001.
The college has more than 300 computers out of which there exists a Central Computing facility having 150 Computers with Linux LAN connectivity through Servers. Software as per University course curriculum like C/C++, Java, Matlab and databases like Oracle, rational Rose exists. The college has Internet connectivity from BSNL of 10Mbps(1:1) leased line with Fibre Optic End point connectivity. The college has its own library supported by thousand of volumes of books, software, computer related technical books, periodicals and journal
The college provides accommodation to students inside and outside the campus. Limited numbers of faculty quarters are available inside the campus.
In this competitive age of the placement cell has led the process towards success. In 2009 batch, many of our students have been placed in various different companies like WIPRO, TCS, INFOSYS, ATOS ORIGIN, MIND TREE, VEDANTA, PPL, ALOK IND and many others. The placement cell of CET has worked wonders over the past few years and success record of the students placed in some of the best companies stands as a testimony to the fact.