In the academic year 2001-02, the Thakur College of Engineering & Technology (TCET) was established with a clear objective of providing quality technical education in accordance with international standards and contemporary global requirements. All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) & Govt. of Maharashtra and is affiliated to the University of Mumbai (UOM). All of the U.G. courses eligible for 2011 accreditation, i.e. NBA has accredited Electronics & Telecommunications (EXTC), IT and Computer Engineering (CMPN).
As one of the leading engineering colleges under Mumbai University in Maharashtra, TCET has created a niche for itself. However, quality is not an act, but a habit' is a maxim identified by Thakur College of Engineering & Technology (TCET) from its well-designed and well-executed systems and processes right from its inception in the academic year 2001-02.