Himachal Pradesh Technical University (HPTU), established in 2010 is one of the leading universities of the Himachal Pradesh. The university has been approved by UGC and PCI. It is a state government university which conducts its own entrance exam called HPCET Exam. HPTU is ranked 398 by NIRF among Indian universities.
When is HPCET Exam Conducted?
HPCET Exam is conducted in month of May- June every year for which forms are available from first week of March every year
HPTU offers undergraudate and postgraduate courses in technical and management field. The eligibility of various courses are tabulated below.
Undergraduate Courses and Postgraduate Courses
|B.Tech||Automobile, Civil, Computer, ECE, EEE, IT, Mechanical, Textile||Intermediate with above 55% marks and qualified HPCET Exam.|
|M.Tech ||Automobile, Civil, Computer, ECE, EEE, IT, Mechanical, Textile||B.Tech from a recognized university and appear for GATE Exam/ HPCET.|
|B.Sc||Hotel Management and Catering Science||Intermediate with above 55% marks.|
|M.Sc||Physics, Environmental Science||Science graduate with above 60% exam.|
|M.Pharm||Pharmaceutics, Pharmaceutical Analysis and Quality Assurance||B.Pharm from a recognized university. Those who are applying for M.Pharm program need to appear for GPAT/ HPCET.|
|MBA||Tourism and Hospitality||Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university. Applicants having valid CAT/ CMAT/ MAT/ HPCET score are only eligible to apply for MBA program.|
|MCA||Pharmaceutical Analysis and Quality Assurance||Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field from a recognized university. The candidate is required to have a valid score in HPCET.|
CheckHPTU Course and Fee Structure
Admission to most of the courses at HPTU is based on the basis of marks obtained in various National Level Tests and Himachal Pradesh Common Entrance Test (HPCET).
- Admissions to technical and professional courses in Himachal Pradesh Technical University are done based on the admission criteria.
- Himachal Pradesh conducts common entrance test for admissions to B.Tech/ B.Pharma/ BBA/ BCA.
- Accordingly for Postgraduate also there will be a common entrance test for admissions of M.Tech/ M.Pharma/ MCA/ MBA/ M.Sc.
Once the candidate is qualified he/ she can download the application form on the official website as per their course preference and can apply for their course.
Read More HPTU Admissions
HPTU CET Exam
Himachal University conducts its own entrance exam called HPTU CET Exam. All candidates must fulfil the eligibility criteria as per the norms of AICTE for appearing in HPCET 2019 before they start filling the online application form for the entrance exam.Candidates are advised to read all the instructions in HPCET 2019 brochure before filling the online application. Now, they must visit the official website of HPTU. After that they have to click on ‘Apply Online’.
HPCET 2019 application procedure is a 5-step process. Following are all the steps described in detail:
Step 1: Create Account/Registration: Fill in the following registration details in the “Account Registration Form” that will open on your system:
Step 2: Fill the Application Form: Click on “Login” button and enter your username, password and application number.
Step 3: Upload Photograph and Signature: During this step, candidates have to upload the scanned images of their photograph and signature.
Step 4: Confirmation: The next stage of HPCET application form is confirmation. The filled in application form appears and the candidate has two options – Edit or Submit & Go for Payment.
Step 5: Make Fee Payment: After confirmation of the details filled in application form, the applicants will be automatically redirected to the page for fee payment.
When is HPTU results declared?
HPTU results are declared in month of August.
Read MoreHimachal Pradesh Common Entrance Test
HPTU E-Learning Facilities
The university is one of the finest universities in the state. It has the best education environment to study and research. It has excellent e-learning facilities which are provided to the students through these platforms,
- OCW Consortium
- Open Yale Course
- Open Culture
- Stanford University