Asansol Engineering College (AEC), Asansol was established in 1998. It is a self financing institute. The courses offered in the college are approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi. The college is affiliated to West Bengal University of Technology, Kolkata. The college vision is to provide pre-eminent educational experiences which are stimulating, responsive to needs of the century, and prepare their students for leadership in their profession and society and to develop technical manpower by arranging short term courses, workshops, seminar on regular basis.