The College Of Engineering, Trivandrum was established in 1939 by Sree Chithira Thirunal Balarama Varma, the Maharaj of Travancore. It is the first Engineering College in the Travancore State.
- The institution owes its foundation to National Board of Accreditation (NBA) has accredited both undergraduate and post-gradute programmes of the College.
- The College was shifted to the present sprawling 125 acres in 1960.
- The College ranks among the top in the country in the quality of its graduates and the number of top jobs held by its graduates.
Placement Record 2014:
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Facilities And Extra Curricular Activities:
|College Of Engineering Alumni Association (CETAA)|
|Centre For Engineering Research And Development (CERD)|
|Library||Each department has its own technical library of more than 10,000 books and periodicals.|
In addition, there is a College Technical Library. With a large collection of books, periodicals and reports, the library serves the needs of the staff and students of this College as a whole.
Total number of books in various sections are
|CET Technology Buisness Incubation Cell|
- The Chief Minister of Kerala released the CETAA GLOBAL Meet LOGO on 14th August 2014, the meet is scheduled during 8th and 9th of November 2014.
- College of Engineering Trivandrum is honored with the award for Best Government Engineering College by the popular Hindi TV media ABP News, formerly Star News Channel.
- Sri Pranab Mukherjee Inaugurated Platinum Jubilee Celebrations on 18 July 2014
- For the First Time in the History of C E T a Gold Medalist was bagged in the Kerala University2013-2014 Inter Collegiate Athletic Championship held at University Stadium, Trivandrum on 27th to 29 of Nov: 2013
- Individual Champion for the 2013-2014 in the Kerala University Inter Collegiate Women’s Chess Championship Held at NSS College, Nilamel, Kollam