Government College of Engineering (GCE), Salem was established in 1966. It is at present affiliated to Anna University, Coimbatore. It is located on a beautiful 162 hectares site surrounded by hills. This was then the third government engineering institution in Tamil Nadu.
Government College of Engineering (GCE), Salem offers B.E course in Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical & Electronics Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering fields.