The Kumaon engineering College Dwarahat, established by the then Govt. of Uttar Pradesh in 1986 for imparting engineering education and promoting technological environment in Kumaon region. The college started functioning in 1991. It is situated 3 km from Dwarahat town on Haldwani-Ranikhet-Karnprayag bus route and about 30 km from Ranikhet. The nearest rail head, Kathgodam, is 110 km from Dwarahat. Kumaon Engineering College is affiliated to Uttarakhand Technical University Dehradun. College offers excellent academic environment. And has the status of an autonomous institutional society which is fully financed and controlled by the Uttarakhand State Government. The college campus has 155 acres of land and is fully residential. The College offers B. Tech. degree programmes in six disciplines (Computer Science & Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Biochemical Engineering, civil engineering and electrical engineering) and one post graduate program in Master of Computer Applications (MCA) with a total intake of 280 students per year. The college dreams and possesses strength to become a Center of Excellence having modern academic & physical infrastructure to create excellent academic environment.