Hindustan University was formerly know as Hindustan College of Engineering. The official name of the university is Hindustan Institute of Technology and Science (HITS). The university was ounded in chennai in 1985 and was awarded Deemed to be university status in 2008.
The university was awarded A grade by NAAC.
The university offers courses in management, engineering, secience, and computer application. These courses are approved by UGC, AICTE and NBA.
The university was ranked 10th in top private indianuniverisities by WEEK – Hansa Research Seminar(2016-2017). Recently in 2017, TIME ranked the engineering course at 26th Position in All India Private Engineering Institute list.
The univeisty is popular among foreign studnets. Studnetrs from countries like Bangladesh, Chaina, Liberia, and Korea visit the campus every year.
The university also conducts its own entrance test HITSEEE for Btech and Barch courses. The university follows credit-based system of performance evaluation and evaluates academic performance on CGPA scale of 10.
Application and Admission Procedure
Hindustan University, Chennai
How to Apply & Admission Procedure?
The University offers admission to UG Engineering courses based on the online entrance test (HITSEEE), while PG Engineering courses selects students based on entrance test, group discussion and personal interview rounds.
All other undergraduate and postgraduate programs have minimum eligibility criteria of pass marks in higher secondary and competition of degree, in the case of PG. Few specialization courses including MBA requires prior academic knowledge in the field of specialization.
The Application form can be downloaded from the official website and the completed form needs to be mailed back to the college along with a processing fee amount of Rs.1000/- through demand draft drawn in favour of HINDUSTAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY & SCIENCE, payable at Chennai.
The form should be enclosed with academic marksheet photocopies and should be sent to Manager, Admissions
40 GST road, St. Thomas Mount
Hostel and Facilities
Hindustan University is located 22 km south of Chennai in Padur. It is surrounded by the lush green environment and has state of art infrastructure in 150 acres of land. The university provides transportation facilities; hence it is well connected to the city. Other in place facilities includes an auditorium with 1200 occupancy. Cafeteria, sports complex with indoor as well as outdoor games facility and dispensary. Parabola is a new addition to campus, it is a dome-like theatre for formal and informal gatherings
There are total 8 hostels for students. Out of these 5 are for boys and 4 for girls. The hostels can accommodate 2500 students at once. The hostels have air-conditioned as well as normal rooms with a bed, table and a cupboard. Each hostel includes a dining area and room for other recreational activities. The hostel consists of a lawn which provides the right ambiance for students.
Science wing, cultural wing, NCC, and NSS are few other clubs on campus.