Faculty of this college do sponsored research project funded by various agencies like CERD, KSCSTE. The financial assistance provided by the scheme is used to initiate research in frontier areas of engineering and technology.
The Career Guidance and Placement Cell of College of Engineering Attingal is one of the most active student body on the campus. It has been helping students to establish their careers since the college's first batch. It is a hotspot for campus placements due to it is proximity to the Technopark -Trivandrum. UST global, Cognizant Technologies, IBS, Inderland Technologies, Mozanzta Technologies, Pits Solutions are some of the many companies recruiting from College of Engineering Attingal.
In association with Kerala Startup Mission Entrepreneurship Development Cell was inaugurated on 19th September 2015. Since then a number of orientation programs were arranged. Various startup companies emerged after the formation of EDC