Pokhara Engineering College (PEC) is one of the premier engineering colleges in the western region of Nepal. Established in 1999, it offers a range of engineering programs at Master's, Bachelor's, and Diploma levels. The college is affiliated with Pokhara University and CTEVT, ensuring that its programs are of the highest quality and meet global standards.
Founded by the late Er. Lekh Bahadur Gurung, PEC started its journey with undergraduate engineering programs in Civil, Electronics and Communication, and Computer under the affiliation of Pokhara University through private initiation. Over the last two and a half decades, PEC has become a regional pioneer in providing excellent engineering education from bachelor to master's levels, as well as diploma courses under the affiliation of CTEVT.
At PEC, we provide a conducive environment for learning, with experienced and qualified faculty members, modern teaching pedagogy, and a friendly environment. We prioritize lab practices and field visits along with theory classes, providing students with a practice-prone learning experience. Our state-of-the-art infrastructure and modern lab equipment prepare students well for their practical knowledge, making them easily fit into the professional world after acquiring their degree.
Our motto at PEC is to carry the late Er. Lekh Bahadur Gurung's dream of providing quality and affordable education to students and to put tireless efforts into the holistic development of PEC. As a prospective student, you can rest assured that you will receive the best education and career opportunities at PEC. So come and join us at Pokhara Engineering College, the pioneer institution for engineering education in the Western region.
Vision of PEC
PEC's vision is to excel in professional education and achieve the best on par with the global context. The college strives to provide an educational experience that prepares students for successful careers in the engineering field.
Mission of PEC
PEC's mission is to build up creative engineers imbibed with original ideas. The college aims to create engineers who are innovative and can make findings that truly benefit the nation. PEC also strives to inculcate the values of ethical standards in personal, social, and public life and create leadership that is parallel to brilliant education as per the objective and need of the society and nation. Pursuing excellence is another critical aspect of PEC's mission.
At PEC, students are not only equipped with the necessary knowledge and skills to succeed in the engineering field, but they are also trained to be responsible citizens who can contribute positively to society. The college's focus on creativity, innovation, and ethical values makes it stand out as an educational institution that truly cares about the development of its students and the nation.
Salient Features and Facilities:
- PEC is equipped with state-of-the-art labs for all engineering streams.
- The labs are well-maintained and comply with all the standards and regulations set by the Nepal Engineering Council.
- The physics, chemistry, civil, computer, and architecture labs are all available for student use.
- PEC has a spacious and well-furnished library with over 14,000 textbooks and reference books.
- The library also has a variety of tutorials, technical journals, magazines, periodicals, national daily newspapers, and CDs.
- The library is also equipped with a digital library.
- Each student can borrow up to six books at a time.
- PEC provides strong and reliable internet access to all students and staff members throughout the college premises.
- The college has a 35 Mbps broadband leased line internet connectivity and Wi-Fi zones available.
- Each student and staff member has their own login credentials and email address with the college domain.
- PEC cafeteria places a major emphasis on hygiene and offers fresh and delicious Indian, Nepali, and continental cuisine as per the preferences of students and staff.
- The cafeteria is spacious and airy, and has all-time Wi-Fi connectivity.
- PEC has a spacious mini-conference hall for conducting various conferences, workshops, training sessions, and defense sessions.
- PEC believes in promoting sportsmanship, leadership, team spirit, and cooperation among its students.
- The college has its own basketball court, volleyball ground, and table tennis spots.
- For outdoor sports like football and cricket, the college hires playgrounds outside the college premises.
- Bachelor of Computer Engineering (BE Computer): This program is designed to provide students with a thorough understanding of computer engineering, including software development, hardware design, and computer network systems.
- Bachelor of Civil Engineering: This program aims to provide students with the knowledge and skills to design, build, and maintain infrastructure such as buildings, roads, bridges, and water supply systems.
- Diploma in Civil Engineering: This program provides students with basic knowledge and practical skills in civil engineering, including surveying, design, and construction of civil engineering projects.
- Diploma in Electrical and Electronics Engineering: This program provides students with a foundation in electrical and electronics engineering, including the principles of electricity, electronics, and electromagnetism.
- Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch): This program is designed to provide students with a thorough understanding of architecture, including design principles, construction methods, and sustainability.
- Bachelor of Electronics and Communication Engineering (BE): This program focuses on the design, development, and maintenance of electronic and communication systems, including computer networks, telecommunications, and satellite communications.
- Master of Science in Construction Management: This program focuses on the management of construction projects, including project planning, cost estimation, project scheduling, and risk management.
- Pre-Diploma in Civil Engineering (Civil Sub-Overseer): This program is designed to provide students with a basic understanding of civil engineering, including surveying, drafting, and project management.
- Pre-Diploma in Electrical Engineering (Electrical Sub-overseer): This program provides students with a basic understanding of electrical engineering, including the principles of electricity, electronics, and electromagnetism.
- Diploma in Computer Engineering: This program provides students with a foundation in computer engineering, including programming languages, database management, and computer hardware and software.