The Government Engineering College, Daman is starting from the Academic year 2018-19 with three Engineering Courses like Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Electrical Engineering. The Foundation Stone of this institute was laid by The Hon'ble Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi on 24th February 2018. This institute administered by the U.T. Administration of Daman & Diu, and approved by AICTE, New Delhi & affiliated with Gujarat Technological University Ahmedabad.
This college is to be established with the aim of imparting quality technical education to the students particularly from rural/Tribal areas to groom them into skilled technocrats replete with ethical and moral values and discipline in their profession as well as a strong awareness of their social responsibility.
College campus is spread over 10.50 acres of land of Varkund village on Vapi-Daman road. The location of the institute in this region is chosen for its possibility of bringing about a sea change in this primarily undeveloped or educationally backward area.