L.D.College of Engineering, Ahmedabad is a premier engineering college in Gujarat State set with the objectives of imparting higher education in various fields of engineering. The institute is affiliated to Gujarat University and administrated by Department of Technical education, Gujarat State. Sheth Shri Kasturbhai Lalbhai established institute in 1948 with generous donation. It is situated adjacent to Gujarat University and at nucleus of various national level institutes like PRL, ATIRA, ISRO, IIM etc. The campus consists of buildings for various departments, offices, hostels and library with 45,220 sq.meter plinth area. The institute made a modest start with 75 students for undergraduate programs in 1948, post graduate programs in 1954. At present institute runs 14 undergraduate, 15-post graduate and 4 part-time programs.
Approved by AICTE and affiliated to Gujrat Technological University Offers Government and private scholarships worth Rs. 16 Lakhs MOU's with industries like L&T, BISAG, GPCB for placement, industrial projects, training etc. Various research papers have been published in journals by faculty Separate Entrepreneurship Cell to promote entrepreneurial activities Conducts regular seminar, workshops, expert lectures through Industry-Institute Interaction Cell