Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College, Ludhiana has been awarded the National B-School Awards 2011 under the category of Government Engineering College. On behalf of the Institution, this award was received by Director, Dr. Manohar Singh Saini. While receiving the award, the Director highlighted about the contribution of Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College, Ludhiana, in the upliftment of rural masses of the society, which represent the True India. More than 50 Top MNCs visited GNDEC for placement of students during 2010-11.

The award ceremony was held on 12th February, 2011 at Taj Lands End, Bandra, Mumbai.

The National B-School Award was constituted by Star News and given to the education institutes imparting education in various disciplines, on the basis of their performance and facilities offered.

The award was chosen by an independent jury and a panel of professionals who believe in nurturing Talent and in recognising the best of the Best.

The award is in recognition of leadership in education, research, development, and industry interface. The performance of the institution is judged on the basis of quality of faculty, campus placement, Alumni contribution and history of the institution.