Rajkiya Engineering College Bijnor (Formerly Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar Engineering College of Information Technology , Bijnor ) was started by Government of Uttar Pradesh, Department of Technical Education under Special Component Plan (SCP) , basically a Plan of the Union Government of India for the promotion of technical education into the socially and economically weaker section of the society. The admission to this College started in the year 2010-2011 with three branches viz., Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Information Technology with an intake of 60 in each branch.
Further, Computer Science and Engineering branch and Mechanical Engineering branch has been offered since the academic year 2018-19 and all the above courses have the approval of the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). All the departments have well qualified faculty members and excellent infrastructural facilities. REC Bijnor is supported by World Bank Financial Assistance, TEQIP phase III. It has excellent computer facilities with Internet Connectivity in all the departments.
At present the college is functioning in Chandpur, Bijnor as an affiliated college of Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University Lucknow and the proposal of the Government is to develop the college as an AICTE approved, independent fully autonomous college.