Hindusthan College of Engineering and Technology (HCET), one of the leading Engineering colleges in Tamilnadu was established in 2000 by the great industrialist and philanthropist, Thiru. T. S. R. Khannaiyann. The main objective of the college is to educate and prepare men and women for leadership in industry, government, and educational institutions; to advance the knowledge base of the engineering professions; and to influence the future directions of engineering education and practice. It is situated in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu. It offers under graduate and post graduate degree courses.
The College has an independent Training & placement Cell devoted to cater the needs of the organizations in conducting campus interviews for placements. 179 students are placed in academic year of 2014-15 in various reputed companies
The College provides separate hostel facility for boys and girls and semi furnished rooms with attached washrooms.