Situated at the hub of the Engineering industries of the country, Rachna College derives its name from the lands stretching between the rivers, the Ravi and the Chenab. The Campus of Rachna College of Engineering & Technology,Gujranwala is speard over an area of about 74 acres, surrounded by a canal on the south and lush agricultural land on the remaining three sides. The College is located on the left bank of Nokhar Branch Canal about seven kilometers off (East) G.T. Road, between Gakhar and Wazirabad.
The College was inaugurated by Lt. Gen. (R) Khalid Maqbool Governor of Punjab on 15th January, 2003, with the induction of the first batch of 105 students for B.Sc. In Electrical, Mechanical and Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering. The College has also started the B.Sc. (Hons) Degree in Computer Science Department sice October, 2008.
Moving a step forward, College is now offering Masters Degree in Electrical Engineering from 2009.
Now, Prime Minister of Pakistan has upgraded the status of RCET, Gujranwala to Rachna University of Engineering & Technology, vide Prime Minister Secretariat UO letter No. JS(P)/MISC/NA98/4949/481/S.C.(Pb.N) dated 24-06-2008. Necessary formalities are underway for the upgradation. All the procedures regarding admissions, conduct of examinations and all other degree requirements are fulfilled as per and regulation of UET, Lahore.
( Constituent College of University of Engineering & Technology,Lahore )