The Government Engineering College, Kozhikode is situated at West Hill is well connected to the Kozhikode city by open and wide roads, the Institute campus is about 5 Km. away from the Kozhikode Main Railway Station, 4 Km. from the Private Bus Terminal and 30 Km. from Calicut International Airport.
The institute was started by the Government of Kerala in 1999 with a view to catering to the needs of man-power in technology for the country. The institute is affiliated to University of Calicut, which was set up with a motto to nurture the talents in northern Kerala. The College imparts high quality technical education and also focuses on the overall development of the students. State-of-the-art facilities are available in the College and the facilities are updated regularly using funds received from State Government and Central Government.
To train the talented youth to become competent engineers through efficient engineering education to enable them to effectively deal with the demands and challenges of the modern day technology at all levels for the betterment of our nation and humanity.
To guide the youth in their pursuit for excellence in their respective fields of engineering and technology by sound instruction and training and also ingrain them a global outlook and strong ethical values for attainment of overall achievement in the changing world.