Jawaharlal Nehru National College of Engineering (JNNCE) was established in the year 1980 by the National Education Society, a pioneer society in Malnad region founded by freedom fighters of high repute. The College is affiliated to the Visvesvaraya Technological University, Belgaum and accredited by the National Board of Accreditation (NBA). The college is approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) and also by Government of Karnataka.
Library, being a very important facility of the college has collection of more than 63,480 volumes and 13,896 single titles covering all branches of Science, Engineering and Management. More than 202 National and International technical journals and periodicals are subscribed every year. Library has separate lending section, reference library section and general reading section. To reach the students requirements in formal and e-resources, our institution has invested nearly about Rs. One Crore and Fourteen Lakh Fourty Two Thousand Six Hundred and Fourty till now, and to support in specific library and information services, we have 11 dedicated trained and interested staff working sincerely for the cause of the students.
The College has separate Hostel facilities both for Boys and Girls. Three Hostels for boys are located in the campus housing about 401 boys. The girls hostel is a building located near to the campus housing about 115 Girls. P.G. and Final B.E. Students are provided with single rooms.
Placement Cell provides pre-placement training for second and third year students.Most of the Top companies across the nation visit the our campus for the recruitment of final year students. TCS,HCL,WIPROn,HP,SLK,TECH Mahindra are some of the companies regularly visiting the college.