The government engineering college, Modasa aims to provide competent technocrats for the service of the nation. The college believes in the holistic growth of students and is committed to providing students with empathy towards society and humanitarian values.The college has a history of regular donors where few faculties have donated more than 20 times are still counting. The thalassemia test is also conducted for first-year students on the same day. The college organized one such blood donation camp on 17 September 2019. A total of 172 members of the college have donated blood on the same day. More than 420 students were tested for thalassemia on the same day. The event marked another achievement for the college.
Government Engineering College, Modasa was established in 1984 under the Directorate of Technical Education, Gujarat State, Gandhinagar in North Gujarat region with a view to spread out technical education in the region and hence promote industrial development. The institute was affiliated with Hemchandracharaya North Gujarat University (HNGU), Patan from 1984 to 2007. The institute is affiliated to Gujarat Technological University, Ahmedabad from 2008. It is recognized by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), New Delhi.