THDC Institute of Hydropower Engineering and Technology was set up in the year 2011. It is spread across a vast 40 acres of land near the famous Tehri Dam of Uttarakhand. The institute is affiliated to Uttarakhand Technical University, Dehradun & is approved by AICTE. THDC IHET offers a Bachelor of Technology across 6 streams. The admissions courses are on the basis of the JEE Mains score.

THDC IHET Highlights

Established 2011
Institute type Government
Affiliated to Uttarakhand Technical University, Dehradun
Approval AICTE
Courses Offered B.Tech
Admission Criteria Entrance-based
Entrance Exam JEE-Mains
Official Website


The THDC Institute of Hydropower Engineering and Technology offers B.Tech course across six streams. Following are the details for the same:

Courses Specializations Eligibility
B.Tech Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Applied Science & Humanities Must pass 10+2 with a minimum of 50% marks and with Physics, Chemistry, Maths as subjects 
B.Tech (Lateral Entry) Civil Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Applied Science & Humanities Must pass Diploma in Engineering in the same stream or equivalent from a reputed college 

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THDC IHET Admission

The selection of candidates for B.Tech is done on the basis of JEE Mains scores. For lateral entry, candidates need to appear in UKSEE. Further, counseling is conducted by the college.

How to Apply?

  • Go to the institute’s official website 
  • Download the form of application
  • Fill necessary details 
  • Along with required documents, send it to the institute before the deadline 

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THDC IHET Placements

The THDC Institute of Hydropower Engineering and Technology has a well-established Training and Placement Cell which trains the students in career development and personal growth. The department consists of professional trainers who enhance the knowledge of the students about the corporate world, challenges in their career, and life skills required to tackle them. The department also consists of counselors who provide emotional guidance to the students.

The Career Service department is responsible for holding together the students, alumni and industry professionals to bring extensive industry exposure to the students during their time of the study. The department helps the students frame job strategies and helps to improve their job-oriented skills through individual and group coaching.

They organise regular placement and internship drives to facilitate recruitment of the students by reputed companies. Some of the top recruiters are Capgemini, Accenture, TCS, HCL, ORACLE, Wipro, Infosys, Barcode India Ltd. etc.

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THDC IHET Facilities

THDC Institute of Hydropower Engineering and Technology offers facilities like the following:

  • Library: The college has a vast library with access to reference books in vicarious subjects like Science, Engineering, Technology and Humanities. It also consists of various research publications, journals, seminar papers, magazines, periodicals, etc.
  • Laboratories: Each department has its own labs to include practical application in the course curriculum.
  • IT Infrastructure: The college has well-equipped computer labs for research and courses purposes, which can be used by students and faculty.
  • Incubation Cell: The college has its own incubation cell called Coloured Cow which brings long-lasting technological solutions to problems. They also conduct Coding events for the students, group discussions, interview preparation sessions, etc.
  • Hostel: The college offers standard accommodation facilities to both boys and girls. The hostel has a 24/7 gym facility to encourage students to improve their health as well.
  • Sports & Games: Indoor and Outdoor games facilities are provided to the students for recreation and entertain overall development.
  • Canteen: The canteen serves hygienic and healthy food to students and faculty.
  • Wi-Fi: High-speed broadband facility is provided in the entire college campus.

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Ques. When does the admission process to courses begin?

Ans. The admission process begins in the first week of February and ends in the first week of April every Academic year.

Ques. Is there any College fest for its students?

Ans. Yes, the college now hosts CIESZYC, an intercollegiate techno-cultural fest introduced in 2018. Before that, the college hosted Escalade, an intercollegiate cultural fest from 2013-2015.

Ques. What is the fee structure for B.Tech courses?

Ans. The fee for B.Tech courses per year is Rs. 72,150.

Ques. How are the faculties at THDC Institute of Hydropower Engineering and Technology?

Ans. The faculty is experienced and well educated in their respective fields and hold Masters and Doctorate degrees. They continuously monitor the students' development and guide them throughout the course, placement, research, etc.

Ques. What is the intake capacity of B.Tech?

Ans. There are 60 seats for each stream.