Vaishno College of Engineering is a concern of Mata Vaishno Devi Educational Society. The college is approved byAICTE & affiliated to H.P.U .The Vaishno College of Engineering campus is at village Thapkour, P.O. Bhadroya, Teh. Nurpur, Distt. Kangra (H.P) - 176403 which is at Kandwal - Bhadroya (Damtal) state link road. It is 8 km from Kandwal Barrier and 3 km from Chakki Bridge, Pathankot(Punjab). Local buses are available from both the places in every half an hour. Nurpur town is 20 km Indora is 15 km and Pathankot city (Punjab) is just 3 km from the college campus. Pathankot (Punjab) bus stand is the nearest Interstate bus stand. Chakki Bank (Punjab) and Pathankot (Punjab) railway stations are the closest railway stations to the college. They are just 7 K.M from the college.
The Vaishno College of Engineering is at such a location in Himachal Pradesh that it is only few kms from the border of 2 other states i.e Jammu and Kashmir and Punjab. It is the closest outstation college for the people of Jammu and Kashmir and Pathankot. The holy Shrine of Mata Vaishno Devi Ji is unique as it contains the holiest of Holy Pindis manifesting Mata in her three forms which are Maha Kali, Maha Lakshmi and Maha Saraswati. These Holy Pindies are the three heads that emanate from one single rock form and each one is distinctly different from the other two in colour and texture.