Konkan Gyanpeeth College of Engineering was established in 1994 and it is affiliated to University of Mumbai. The college is approved by All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi. The college is the part of The Konkan Gyanpeeth Trust founded in the year 1989 by Shri. P. N. Dharkar. Currently, 1300 students are enrolled in 6 disciplines. The college ensures that the best practices of graduate education are imparted to continue the trend of laying the foundations for future employment and post graduate studies. A campus recruitment training programme of sixty hours duration was arranged for the students of final yearthe programme was arranged by PurpleLeap, an associate company of a Pearson-Educomp Joint Venture. The platform provided much needed transition from student to an industry professional. The college offers job opportunities to the students in world class reputed companies like HUAWEI TELECOMM. LTD, L & T CORE, INFOSYS LTD, S2 INFOTECH LTD, FUTURE LOGISTIC SOLUTION LTD etc. The campus is spread over an area of over 31 acres including a main building which has 18 classrooms, 3 drawing halls, 2 tutorial rooms, 7 bathrooms, one library consisting of over 13,100 books and around 20 different periodicals, a cyber-cafe which has 12 computer terminals and 2 servers, along with Broadband Internet Connectivity with 1 Mbps speed for the use of staff and college students. The college has well equipped laboratories for each and every department and also workshops to enable the students to supplement their practicals.
The college offers undergradute course in Instrumentation Engineering, Computer Enginnering, Electronics Engineering, Production Engineering, Electronics and Tele-communication, Information Technology and Mechanical Engineering.