Lalbhai Dalpatbhai College of Engineering, Ahmedabad is a premier engineering institute in Gujarat State set with the objectives of imparting higher education, research and training in various fields of engineering & technology. The institute is affiliated to Gujarat Technological University, Ahmedabad and administrated by Department of Technical education, Gujarat State, Gandhinagar. The institute was established in June 1948 with a generous donation of Rs. 25 lacs and 31.2 Hectres of land by the textile magnate Sheth Shri Kasturbhai Lalbhai. Hence College is named as Lalbhai Dalpatbhai College of Engineering. It is situated adjacent to Gujarat University buiding and is located at the nucleus of various national level institutes such as PRL, ATIRA, IIM etc. The campus is having buildings for various departments, offices, hostels, residences for Principal, rector and wardens. The plinth area of college and hostel buildings admeasures 45,220 sq.m. and 12,556 sq.m. respectively. Mandate -To plan, develop, execute and monitor technical education programs, as per National and State level education policy and in tune with needs of society and industry. -To endeavor for strong linkages with industry, research laboratories and -professional bodies to provide quality service. -To establish liaison with professional and statutory organizations. -To provide research, training and development opportunity to students, staff, faculty and professionals of the field. Our core values are quality, equity, morality, environmental sustainability and strong committment for the cause of technical education and services. We believe in... Equitable and harmonious growth of students, staff, society and industry. Quality services and education to train students enlightened with vision to be committed citizens with strong civic sense and high moral standard having concern for local and global issues.