Agra College was started in the year 1823 under the leadership of Sanskrit scholar and astrologer Pandit Gangadhar Shastri. Faculty Of Engineering, Agra College is another branch of the Agra college. FET institution was established in the year 1999. The main goal of the college is to provide students with technological expertise and knowledge as well as efficiency and competence.
It is approved by All India Council for Technical Education and affiliated to Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University (previously known as UPTU), Lucknow. The institute provides ultra-modern facilities on the campus. There are well-furnished computer and training centre, seminar hall and twenty-four hours of power back-up. Modern And Spacious Library equipped with quality resources.
Computer Lab: There are well-equipped computer labs with 210 Pentium-IV computers in the lab. The CSE department gives more focus on the computer lab. All the systems are connected through local area network (LAN). Labs are run by highly qualified faculty and supporting staff members of the college. The college aims to provide up-to-date knowledge of various industry-friendly skills like ASP. Net, Visual Basic. net, C#, J2EE, ORACLE, Networking, and many more technologies.
Digitalized library: The library has a huge collection of text & reference books, magazines, periodicals, journals, CDs and videos. It is fully digitalized with the help of “Alice for Windows”. The library has almost every field of books such as engineering, management, and computer application. Institute also provides Book bank facility through which each student gets requisite books for all subjects according to academic requirements in each semester. This facility is added to the entitlement of books issued on a library card.
Sports facilities: The college has a large playground annual where many sports activities are organized every year. Annual sports, literary controversy, the Annual Cultural/Technical Festival, and other cultural events are organized at regular intervals during the academic year. Every year Engineer's Cricket cup is held in FET playground between other engineering colleges of Agra region.
Other facilities: There are high-speed wifi connection is accessible everywhere on the campus. Students get help in their study through online study material.
The seminar halls are well-furnished and centrally air-conditioned with all modern audio/video systems. Various personality development programmes are organized in the seminar halls by industrial experts. The college has a tie-up with nearby medical hospitals.
State of the art seminar hall is equipped with a capacity of 200 people at a time. Many national and international seminars are organised to groom the knowledge of the students. All the Classrooms are spacious and ventilated.
I studied in the FET College. The infrastructure of our college is awesome. Faculty members are highly educated and experienced in their field. Management of the college is impressive. I learnt more in this institute.
They provide free education for brilliant students and Canara bank is available for loans. They also provide loans facility according to current and previous academic records of the students.