Government Engineering College, Banda was established in the year 2010 by the Government of Uttar Pradesh. The college is also a constituent institute of Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University, U.P., Lucknow. The other constituent institutes of APJAKTU, Lucknow are GEC-Ambedkar Nagar, GEC-Bijnor, GEC-Azamgarh and IET-Lucknow. The college currently offers four year B.Tech programs in three disciplines, namely, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Information Technology with intake of Sixty (60) each. Government Engineering College (Formerly Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar Engineering College Of Information Technology) Atarra, Banda
The classes of GEC-Banda are presently being run at Bundelkhand Institute of Engineering and Technology, Jhansi campus. The construction work of the building of GEC-Banda including Academic Blocks, Workshop, Hostels and Residences has been completed now. The fully residential campus of GEC-Banda is situated on Banda-Chitrakoot Road, approx. 25 Km from Banda and 04 Km from town Atarra.