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Publisher 2016
MHRD #72/100

Reasons to join

  • MHRD has rated Hindustan Institute of Technology and Science as one of the leading private Universities in Engineering & Technology in Tamil Nadu (Source: MHRD Website)

  • Hindustan University is ranked one among top 50 Private Colleges/Universities in India. (Source : The New Indian Express,11th July 2011)

  • Hindustan University is ranked one among top 25 Private Colleges/Universities in South India. (Source : The New Indian Express, 11th July 2011)

  • Hindustan University is ranked two among the top private Engineering institutions in Chennai; AAA rating for our university (Source: digital Learning).

  • Hindustan University – School of Management has secured rank 30 among best Business schools in South India, rank 12 among the best Business schools in state of Tamil Nadu and rank six among best Business Schools in Chennai (Source: The Week-MaRS Survey of Business Schools 2012)

  • Hindustan University has secured rank 20 in India along with IITs and other engineering institutions from across the country in terms of placements/Industry Interface/USP. In Top Engineering Colleges of Excellence category and Top Private Engineering Colleges, Hindustan University is ranked 13 in India. At State level, Hindustan University is ranked three among Private Engineering Colleges in Tamil Nadu. (Source: GHRD – CSR)

  • Hindustan University is ranked three among the Top Private Institutions in Chennai. Hindustan University is ranked 11 among the Top Private Institutions in Tamil Nadu. (Source: C Fore – Educationworld.in)

  • Hindustan University is graded “A” at the National level along with IIT, NIT, Deemed Universities and others. Hindustan University is graded “AA+” in the state of Tamil Nadu along with IIT, NIT, Deemed Universities and others, Ranked 11 in the State of Tamil Nadu. Hindustan University is ranked 3 in Chennai along with IIT, Deemed Universities and others. (Source: Careers 360)

  • Hindustan University is ranked 32 at all India level, 22 in South India, 10 in Tamil Nadu, and 4 in Chennai. (Source: Way2College).

  • School of Management, Hindustan University awarded the Best B School in South India (Source: Trinity Mirror, 7th March 2014).

Available college facilities

  • Hostel

  • Classroom

  • Laboratory

  • Sports

  • Extra - Curricular

  • Library

My knowledge about Hindustan University

By Hussain Vali Shaik (Class of 2016) , 7 months, 4 weeks ago
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It is one of the best universities in India. It is accredited by NAAC 'A 'grade. They provided good education for students. It has very good placements offered by so many companies Google, Microsoft, etc., its fee structure is affordable.

Hindustan University Review

By Vineeth Mylavarapu (Class of 2019) , 8 months, 2 weeks ago
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Hindustan University is a very good university. Clean surrounding. Refreshing environment. Campus is located in Kanchipuram district, near to sea shore. Easy access to public transport. Favourable weather. Good infrastructure. Huge library. Well equipped labs and classrooms. Canteen food is tasty and hygienic. Hostels are well furnished with AC's. Workshops and seminars are held every alternate day. Minimum 60% of the students get placed in good companies. Average salary package is 3.95 L per year. Students faculty ratio is about 1:10. Faculties are knowledgeable and professionals.


A variety of teaching and learning techniques are employed to impart knowledge and skills to students at Hindustan University in its various departments.


SC / ST Scholarship Government of India

  • Those candidates, who are Indian citizens belonging to Tamilnadu and who have passed the School leaving examination, namely Higher Secondary / Indian School Certificate etc, are eligible for this scholarship.
  • The income of the parents should not exceed Rs. 100000/- per annum.
  • The scholarship is renewable from year to year within the stages of education.
  • The candidates should not be in receipt of another scholarship / assistance from other sources

Dr. K.C.G. Verghese Memorial Foundation Scholarships/Aid

In fond memory of our Founder & Chairman Dr. K. C. G. Verghese and for the yeomen services he had rendered to the Society, a Public Charitable Foundation has been created in his name. It is proposed to offer financial aid to meritorious and deserving students towards their education and medical relief to the poor. For further details on the subject, the Head Office of the University may be contacted.

Merit Scholarship

Merit Scholarships are awarded to toppers in the University Examinations of different branches by the Management. For details the meritorious students may contact the Dean (Students Affairs).

Sports Scholarship

Hindustan University is renowned for its academic and sports excellence and no stone has been left unturned in this arena at both the national and global levels. The School of Sports and Games of Hindustan University opens its door to fresh talent every year. The institution has given prime importance to enroll the students those who have excelled in sports under the Sports Quota over the years. More than 300 students have obtained their admission through Sports Scholarship.

Criteria for selection: The student who has performed & achieved accolades at the National, Inter-University and State Levels in all disciplines can apply in the month of April every year along with his/her Merit Certificates.


All first time freshmen are required to attend a University Orientation session for a full day in the campus. This is just to help the freshmen to make the academic transition form high school to University. Orientation session is normally held a day before the actual commencement of classes and the attendance is compulsory for all students.

More about Hindustan University

Hindustan establishment of Technology and Science is one in every of the foremost wanted engineering establishments in Madras, putative for its extremely qualified and toughened school and glorious infrastructural facilities for info and further info activities, the University has maintained associate degree desirable educational excellence right from its origination. the scholar community includes of scholars from everywhere Bharat and Overseas. It's mission is to produce each individual with a contributory setting appropriate to attain his / her career goals, with a powerful stress on temperament development, and to supply the academically inclined the resources to realize quality education all told spheres of engineering, applied sciences and management, while not compromising the standard and code of ethics to every student of the establishment.

Courses Offered at Hindustan University

The institute offers following courses : 

College Placements

Hindustan University provides an environment that fosters not only the intellectual but also the overall personality development to its students. Personality Development Workshops are organized in the University for all enrolled students with a view to equip them with the necessary soft skills required to beat the stringent selection process and emerge successfully in today's competitive world. The students are exposed to intensive training for acquiring Communication, Motivation and Leadership Skills. They gain essential inputs in goal setting and team building. They also undergo Case Study Analysis, Extempore, Group Discussion and Personal Interview Session. More than nine hundred students of pre-final and final year undergraduate and postgraduate programs are benefited from these workshops every year. The University considers training and placement as its key duties to every student who enrolls with the University.

The Placement Office of the University provides equal opportunity to all enrolled students to : 

  • Attend campus interviews conducted for leading companies from India and Abroad
  • Do In-Plant Training
  • Prepare the students to excel in Aptitude Test, Case Analysis, Group Discussions and Personal Interviews.

Visiting companies

  • Accenture
  • Bajaj Allianz
  • ABN Amro Bank
  • HCL
  • Deloitte
  • Indian Army
  • Apollo Tyers Limited
  • Max New York Life Insurance
  • Federal Bank
  • Mahindra & Mahindra
  • Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS)
  • Oracle
  • Hexaware Technologies Ltd.
  • Standard Chartered Bank
  • Ernst & Young
  • Honey Well
  • Wipro Ltd.
  • Jet Airways
  • TAFE
  • Infosys Ltd
  • Dell India

Available College Facilities

The University’s infrastructure is well furnished with all modern facilities including well equipped labs, separate hostels for both boys and girls, well stocked library, fully furnished classrooms. Also Co-curricular activities like clubs, yoga & meditation, sports & games are encouraged to create a healthy mind and a youthful soul. Canteen & dining that is nutritious yet well-balanced in diet is also provided. It provides apt environment for Industry interaction, pursuit of Corporate Relations and also Projects and Placement activities.


Hindustan University has separate hostels for boys and girls with well furnished rooms and modern amenities. The overall atmosphere is very conducive for the students to concentrate on studies. The hostels have well-furnished air-conditioned and regular rooms with attached rest rooms providing the right ambience for the students. State- of – the- art kitchen and spacious dining area has been provided for both the hostels and a customised menu caters to the student’s needs. Hygiene and cleanliness is emphasised in the hostel. All the hostels offer a variety of services and opportunities for students. Staff members residing in the hostel are assigned to address academic and personal problems of the students. Round-the-clock security, communication, dispensary facilities are also available.

There are seven hostels within the campus catering to the needs of the students. The hostel is managed by

  • Dean –Admin
  • Chief Warden
  • Hostel Manager
  • Wardens (Residential and Non-residential)

Boys Hostel

  • Venus Hostel with an option for double AC room/triple/ quadruple in a room on sharing basis.
  • Gemini Hostel with an option for AC rooms with bath attached on double sharing basis/triple rooms.
  • Galaxy Hostel with an option for double bath–attached AC rooms/triple rooms/dormitory with eight beds.
  • Philip Hall with dormitory bath attached room category Green Bay Hostel with Non-AC bath attached & Dormitory room category.

Girls Hostel

  • Kasturba Hostel on triple sharing basis with option for bath attached AC rooms/triple rooms.
  • Susan Hostel for AC rooms with bath attached on double sharing basis/triple/quadruple in a room with option for bath attached.
  • Bethany Hall AC/Non-AC bath attached room category. Details of the hostel fee and vacancy are available at the Hostel Office.

General Hostel Rules & Regulations

  • Every day, attendance will be taken at 6.30 p.m. in the evening in the respective rooms of students. Students are not permitted to go out of hostel/room after attendance.
  • Students are expected to behave with dignity and decency.
  • Students are not permitted to stay in hostel during college hours without prior permission.
  • Day scholars are not permitted into the hostel for any reason.
  • For leaving the hostel/campus for outings, all procedures should be followed, like gate pass/entries in the registers/Wardens' permission etc. should be obtained from the respective officials. On outing days, students should return to the campus by 5.30 p.m.
  • Church visit is allowed every Sunday with prior permission. (No special or regular outing for those students).
  • Visitors are not allowed during week days (Monday to Friday).
  • Sitting, chatting, sleeping in another room is not permitted among hostel students.
  • Visitors’ days (Only Parents/Local Guardian/Relatives) are Saturdays and Sundays between 9.00 a.m. and 5.00 p.m.
  • Study hours are from 8.30 p.m. to 10.30 p.m. During the study hours room front door should not be locked. Students should maintain strict silence during study hours and thereafter upto 8.30 a.m.
  • Students should follow the mess timings strictly.

Any violation of these rules will be viewed seriously and strict action will be taken accordingly.


There are six seminar halls which are fully air-conditioned and well equipped for seminars and presentations.

Andromed Lecture Hall

It is situated in the Jubilee Block. This is an ultra-modern air-conditioned lecture theatre with a seating capacity for 650 members. It is the venue for various International, National Seminars , Conferences, Workshops, TEDx events, International and National competitions such as Quiz, Debates, Young Scientist Award Events etc.,

Padur Hall 1 & 2

Padur Hall 1 and Padur Hall 2 is within the Founder’s Block(Dr. K.C.G. Verghese Research and Resource Centre). Both the Seminar Halls have facilities like Wi-Fi Connectivity, Video Conferencing etc., and can accommodate more than 100 members. It is the venue for seminars, conferences, project presentations, workshops and training programmes.

Good Shephered Hall

The Hall is in the Main Block and is the venue for academic ventures such as International, National Conferences, Guest Lectures,Symposiums and Seminars.

MGR Auditorium

The auditorium apostrophized after the veteran Tamil Actor Mr. M.G. Ramachandran is known as MGR Hall. It covers an area of 15,000 sq.ft. and accommodates over 1500 people. The centralized airconditioned facility is provided with comfortable seating arrangements, good audio systems, facility for digital presentation and provision for screening movies, etc.

It's the venue for conducting several International Conferences, Workshops, Seminars, Cultural Progammes, Founders' Day Celebrations, Christmas Celebrations, Annual Day, Graduation Day and varied Academic Programs.

Open Air Theatre

The Open Air Theatre hosts Culturals, Musical Events and Band competitions, Hostel Day Celebrations, Symposium Events, Republic Day Celebrations, Independence Day Celebrations, Radio Shows etc.,


The University has well-equipped computer lab with broadband Internet connectivity and a host of other required software. There are more than 100 modern computers in the labs that facilitate in learning IT and also undertake research and data processing.


Hindustan University assigns top priority to sports activities and encourages students who are sportspersons by providing them a complete scholarship for studies. The University has excellent state-of-the-art infrastructure for sports and provides professional coaching in sports to students. Apart from scholarships the university also completely sponsors the tournament expenditure of students.

Extra - Curricular

The technical associations of the various disciplines play an active role in organizing discussions, seminars, guest lectures, educational tours etc. In addition, there are cultural associations, a photographic club and a music club, each of which arranges programmes and competitions with the help of the students' academic council. We are proud to state that our students are continuously winning prizes at various inter collegiate cultural and sports festivals.

Students are encouraged to enroll in the following clubs:

Yoga, Music, Cycling, Karate, Gym, and Horse Riding

National Cadet Corps

The National Cadet Corps (Air wing) of the University, affiliated to the 1 (TN) Air Squadran NCC, Tambaram, is a part of the Personality Development Programme. The allotted strength for NCC is 100. Cadets (boys and girls) are enrolled into the NCC programme every year. These NCC cadets should compulsorily attend a 12 day camp in an academic year apart from other special camps viz., National Integration Camp, Vayu Sena Camp, Air Force Attachment Camp etc., The cadets are given rigorous physical training which includes March Past, Range Firing, Skeet Shooting, Microlite Flying, Parasailing and so on. Team work and discipline are very important qualities that are instilled in the cadets during the course of the training.

National Service Scheme

One of the very important service clubs functioning in the campus is National Service Scheme (NSS). The thrust of this service organization is to change the mindset of our students. The intake of the NSS unit of our University is 100 students. It is a Central Government sponsored programme. Two types of programmes are carried out under the aegis of NSS: the first is of a general nature and the second is of a special type. in addition to these programs, impetus is given to personality development, creating awareness on certain vital issues like the need for tree plantation, blood donation and sustaining old age homes and orphanages.

Youth Red Cross

Youth represent a substantial part of the membership of Red Cross for its humanitarian commitment. Young volunteers can make a significant contribution to meeting the needs of the most vulnerable people within their local communities through Red Cross youth programme. This has been designed to involve young people as much as possible in the movement and its activities not only as workers and also as beneficiaries, but as partners in management the programme focuses on the following areas:

  • Promote life and health through training and education on safety, primary health care and healthy living,. Through training and education.
  • Disseminate the seven fundamental principles of Red Cross through activities that encourage the Red Cross ideals.
  • Promote international friendship with activities that cultivate a humanitarian spirit.
  • Technical support in the development of youth programmes, fund-raising, identification of material an human resources.
  • The YRC @ HITS aims to have young people recognized by Societies leadership as equal partners who address the needs of the most vulnerable.

The centrally airconditioned, Central Library located in the Founder's Block in the University campus is one of the best-equipped libraries on engineering subjects. The total carpet area of the Central Library is 65,000 sq, ft. spread over three floors. It has a huge collection of textbooks, reference books, book titles, magazines, current journals, Indian and foreign journals, Peer reviewed journals, Back volumes of journals, E-resources,CDs/DVDs/Databases, online journals, Audio visual resources. The library is open from 8 am to 9 pm on all working days except holidays.

Speical Collection

  • Materials acquired under special schemes (IEEE, ACM, NBHM, DST etc.) Over 1000 E-Journals and 131 Print journals are available in the library.
  • Competitive examinations
  • Book Bank

The library is well equipped with excellent seating arrangements, centralized air-conditioned facility and a perfect environment for focused study. The library functions are completely automated with the implementation of latest software for library management.

The library is also digitally equipped with computer services to ensure easy search, study and research activities. The library has World class reprographics, reading hall, digital library, and audio-visual hall including video conferencing and webinar facilities. The Central Library can accommodate over 1000 students. There is hi-tech air-conditioned international seminar hall with unique sophisticated equipments for seamless video conferencing, digital presentation equipment and LCD projectors.

Stack Area

The books are arranged as per the subject and the DEWEY DECIMAL CLASSIFICATIONS System. Online Public Access Catalogue facility is available for searching operations.


Over 80,000 volumes of books are available on Engineering, Management, Science, Humanities, Competitive examinations for Higher Educations, Personality development and general Interest subjects.

Digital Library

The Digital Library contains 60 networked Apple iMac's with access to Internet and online journals.

Our Institution is a member of INDEST-AICTE Consortium and the following packages are subscribed for our students, research scholars and staff members. Over 800 online journals are also subscribed.

  • IEL Online
  • Springerlink
  • ASME
  • ASCE
  • Digital Engineering Library
  • AIAA


The library subscribes to around 300 periodicals on various disciplines every year. It includes publications of renowned International and National Professional societies like IEEE, ASCE, ASME, AIAA, ACI, SAE, IETE, IE (I), IAS etc. Over 15 dailies are also subscribed.

Digital Content

The library holds nearly 2000 CDs/DVDs on all areas of Engineering, Science and Technology, Business, Management etc.

In-house Publications

The University publishes Campus Talk, a Quarterly Newsletter. FLY WHEEL, a group newsletter, featuring the activities of the Hindustan Group of Institutions is published annually. In addition to this, the University Annual Magazine, HCELLENCE is also published. It records the department reports, activities in the campus, articles from students and staff. HINDUSTAN RESEARCH JOURNAL, a registered ISSN journal is also published annually and it brings out refereed research articles by the on campus and off campus faculty and students.

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