Established in the year 2007, Hindusthan Institute of Technology (HITECH) is a very reputed college located in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu. It was started by industrialist Thiru. T.S.R. Khannaiyann, and is affiliated to Anna University, Chennai. The campus is spread over an area of 200 acres. The college is also accredited with an 'A' grade by NAAC. 

The college offers both UG and PG courses in the field of Management and Technology and provides all infrastructural and educational provisions to all its students. The admission takes place through TNEA and TANCET scores conducted by Anna University.

HITECH has about 10 departments including a department for Science and Humanities. The department of Aeronautical Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electronics & Communication and Mechanical Engineering are accredited with the NBA. The college offers a good number of on-campus placements to its students in major companies like Amazon, Infosys, Cognizant, Capgemini, Tech Mahindra, etc.

Hindusthan Institute of Technology Highlights

Established I Institute type 2007 I Private
Also known as HITECH
Approved by All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE)
Affiliated to Anna University (AU), Chennai
Location Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu
Courses offered UG & PG
Popular Courses B.E., B.Tech, M.E
Entrance exams TNEA, TANCET
Application Mode Online
Top Recruiters Amazon, Infosys, Cognizant
Facilities Available Hostels, Knowledge Centre, Sports Complex, etc.
Official website

Hindusthan Institute of Technology Achievements

  • HITECH Coimbatore is one among the top ten private Engineering Institutions in Tamil Nadu according to India Today 2018 survey.
  • Two Departments namely CSE & ECE have been approved as research centers.
  • The college has produced 32 rank holders in the last three academic years.
  • HITECH has so far signed MoUs with 17 leading industries and other organizations.
  • ISRO has sanctioned the Research grant of INR 50,00,000 for the Project Titled “Fan Wing UAV for Naval Tactical Applications”. Many more such grants have been received by the college.

Hindusthan Institute of Technology Courses

HITECH offers both UG and PG courses in different fields. The basic eligibility and course fees are tabulated below:

Course Name Specializations Basic Eligibility Duration
B.Tech Information Technology 10+2 with 50% + TNEA 4 years
Automobile Engineering
B.E. Electronics & Communication Engineering 10+2 with 50% + TNEA 4 years
Aeronautical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Computer Science and Engineering
M.E. Computer Science and Engineering Graduation with 50% + TANCET 2 years
VLSI Design
MBA - Graduation with 50% + TANCET 2 years
MCA - Graduation with 50% + TANCET 2 years

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HITECH Coimbatore offers courses in both UG and PG domain with various specializations and streams to choose from different streams ranging from management to technology.

  • The minimum eligibility for UG courses is that the students should have passed 10+2 and for PG courses, they should have completed their Bachelor’s degree.
  • The admission to BE and B.Tech is based on TNEA ranks obtained by the candidates.
  • For PG programs, the selection is based on the marks scored by candidates in TANCET.

How to Apply?

  • The candidates have to visit the official site of Anna University and register themselves.
  • They have to fill in the application form carefully and upload all the required documents.
  • Admission to this Institute is offered through the counselling process conducted by the University.

The important dates for counseling are listed below:

Event Date
Publication date of merit/rank list 3rd week of June 2020
Online Counselling for Academic Stream 1st week of July, 2020
End Date of Counselling 4th week of July, 2020

Read more: HITECH Coimbatore Admission

Hindusthan Institute of Technology Coimbatore Placements

HITECH has a placement cell popularly known as Corporate Relations Cell which is responsible for arranging final placements and summer internships for the students. Aptitude tests, GD, mock Interviews, etc. are regularly conducted in the college so that the students get an idea of the actual recruitment process and prepare well in advance. The college has a great placement record with students getting placed in various positions in Multinationals, Corporates, PSUs, etc.

The companies that recruited most of the students are:

  • AEE BEE Academy
  • ACS Polycraft Pvt. Ltd.
  • Cognizant
  • Infosys
  • Intouch Technologies
  • NDOT
  • Muthoot Finance
  • Pioneer Engineering Works
  • Think And Learn Pvt. Ltd.
  • TPF Software India
  • Oracle
  • TCS
  • Tech Mahindra
  • Amazon

In 2018, a total of 305 students were placed on campus compared to 377 students placed in 2017.

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Hindusthan Institute of Technology Scholarships

HITECH offers scholarships to needy and meritorious students whose parents ’ annual income is pretty low. The students have to apply for scholarships at the beginning of the academic session by submitting the required documents of proof. However, the scholarships can be renewed as per the norms decided by the government for specific types of scholarships. They are offered in the following categories:

  • SC/ST Scholarship Government of India
  • Merit Cum Means Scholarship (One student from each department)

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Hindusthan Institute of Technology Facilities

HITECH Coimbatore offers its students all the basic facilities so that they have excess to all infrastructural and educational technologies. The facilities available are:

  • Knowledge Centre: The College has an excellent library that contains more than 23,589 volumes of books, 1411 journals (national and international). Having a total seating arrangement of 100 students, it also offers networking facilities in its Digital library. It is open from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm.
  • Hostel: Separate boys and girls hostels are available in the college with all the basic amenities so that the students feel like home. The mess food is also very healthy and nutritious. For security purposes, hostel wardens are always present in the hostel.
  • Laboratories: The College has twelve world-class computer laboratories across campus featuring over seven hundred computer systems. Each department has its own labs and all the softwares is available to students including facilities like printing machines.
  • Cafeteria: The College has a well-maintained and clean cafeteria which serves food of all kinds. It also offers separate common rooms for girls, boys and staff to relax during free time.
  • Sports facilities: The College promotes sports for its students as it provides playing fields and courts for all sports like Basketball, Ball Badminton, Cricket, Football, Handball, Hockey, Kabaddi, Kho – Kho, Tennis, Volleyball and Athletics. The physical education department keeps organizing zonal, state and National level sports events in the college.

Hindusthan Institute of Technology Faculty

The faculty of HITECH Coimbatore is highly qualified and is an expert in teaching in their respective subjects. Each Department has its head and other teaching faculty at the positions of Associate and Assistant professors. The College is headed by Dr. C. Natarajan as Principle of the college. He has completed his BE, ME and PhD from highly reputed colleges and has a teaching experience of more than 22 years. At present, the institute has around 184 teaching faculty and 49 technical and supporting staff.

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Hindusthan Institute of Technology FAQs

Ques. Is there any other way of getting admission to HITECH Coimbatore, if we have not appeared for entrance exams?

Ans. Yes, the students who have not appeared for entrance exams can still get admission through the management quota provided by HITECH.

Ques. Is residing in hostels compulsory at HITECH?

Ans. No, hostels are provided by HITECH Coimbatore but residing in them is not compulsory. It is up to the students whether they want to daily travel to the college from home, reside in PGs nearby or take accommodation in hostels.

Ques. What are the documents that are needed during counselling at HITECH Coimbatore?

Ans. The documents needed are:
  • Class 10th and 12th Mark Sheet
  • Bachelor’s degree Certificate
  • Category Certificate (if applicable)
  • Domicile Certificate
  • Identity proof
  • Six passport size photograph

Ques. Are there any part-time courses available at HITECH?

Ans. No, as of now HITECH only offers full-time courses in various fields.

Ques. Can a candidate belonging to a different state apply for counseling at HITECH Coimbatore?

Ans. No, only the following people can apply through TNEA and TANCET:
  • Candidates who belong to the state of Tamil Nadu and have completed 10+2 education from the state are eligible.
  • Candidates who don’t belong to the state of Tamil Nadu but have passed 10+2 education from the state.