Aligarh College of Engineering & Technology, popularly referred to as ACET, is a renowned educational institution in North India. The college, established in 2001, imparts technical education in various disciplines, at different levels. It is affiliated to Mahamaya Technical University(MTU), Lucknow. The courses offered by the college are approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi. Jawahar Vidyalaya Society, registered under Societies Registration Act XXI, is the promoter and founder of Aligarh College of Engineering. The Society established the institution, with a noble aim of promoting technical education in Aligarh, where facilities of higher education in engineering and management streams were reportedly inadequate. ACET has contributed a great deal in making Aligarh as a hub for higher education in India.