Galgotias College of Engineering and Technology (GCET) was founded by Smt. Shakuntla Educational and Welfare Society. Mr. Suneel Galgotia, a resolute visionary, committed to provide world class technical and management education is the founder Chairman, apart from being the MD of Galgotia Publications Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi. The Galgotias College of Engineering and Technology was approved by AICTE, Ministry of HRD, Government of India and affiliated to Dr APJ Abdul Kalam University (formerly known as Uttar Pradesh Technical University, Lucknow).
The Campus is located on 8-lane expressway connecting Greater Noida with Noida and New Delhi and is surrounded by a green landscape and lush environment. A sprawling self-sufficient campus on 19 acres of land with spacious and beautifully academic buildings, separate, fully secure and comfortable hostels for boys and girls, seminar and conference halls as well as indoor and outdoor games facilities and a multi-cuisine cafeteria, managed by reputed professional caterers are highlights of the campus-life with a serene academic atmosphere.