IISc Bangalore is the premier engineering institute in the country, which has the largest and oldest aeronautical department in the country. The institute caters to the needs of industrial as well as academic organizations related to the field of aeronautics in India.
2 ) IIT Bombay-
In the list of best aeronautical engineering colleges in India is IIT Bombay, which became the second IIT to be established in the country in 1958. The institute is located on a sprawling campus of 550 acres in Powai and offers aerospace/aeronautical engineering as one of its disciplines.
3 ) Hindustan University, Chennai -
Hindustan Institute of Technology and Science, informally Hindustan University, formerly Hindustan College of Engineering, is an institute deemed-to-be-university headquartered in Chennai, India. It was founded in 1985 by K. C. G.
4 ) Dehradun-Indian Institute of Aeronautical Engineering -
Dehradun is a premier college set up in 1992, with facilities for aircraft training, both practical and theoretical, to bring out trained and qualified professionals in this field.
5 ) Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology -
Thiruvananthapuram-Among the best aeronautical engineering colleges in India is Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram, which is sponsored by the Department of Space, Government of India. It has the credit of being the first space institute in Asia and the first one on the globe, to offer the widest range of courses in this field.
6 ) IIT Kharagpur-
IIT Kharagpur is the largest and oldest IIT to be established in the country, in 1951 by the government of India. Among the various disciplines in engineering, students can also avail degrees in aeronautical engineering at this institute.
7 )IIT Madras -
The next name in the list of top 10 aeronautical engineering colleges in India is that of IIT Madras, a public institute established in 1959.among a large number of departments, it has one in aerospace engineering too.
8) IIST Thiruvananthapuram
Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology is a government-aided institute and deemed university for the study and research of space science, located at Valiamala, NedumangadThiruvananthapuram, Kerala. It is the first university in Asia to be solely dedicated to the study and research of Outer space.
9 ) IIT Kanpur-
Featuring next on this list is IIT Kanpur, which imparts excellent education and training in the field of aeronautical engineering. It is equipped with a flight test aircraft as well as an air field of its own, as training infrastructure for its students.
10 ) PEC Chandigarh-Punjab Engineering College -
now known as PEC University of Technology, Chandigarh, is one of the oldest engineering colleges in the country, which was set up way back in 1921. Today it is acclaimed as one of the best colleges to impart education in aeronautics discipline.
11 ) College of Engineering and Technology, Coimbatore
12 ) University College of Engineering, Rajasthan Technical University,Kota
13 ) Jain University,Bangalore
14 ) UPES, Dehradun
15 ) BIT, Mesra
16 ) Sathyabhama University,
17 ) Manipal Institute of Technology,
18 ) Madras Institute of Technology
19 ) Academy of Aviation and Aerospace, Indore
20 ) Parul University