• Establishment Year



    age > 60 years

  • university type

  • university NAAC grade


Available University Facilities

  • Hostel

  • Classroom

  • Laboratory

  • Sports

  • Extra - Curricular

  • Library

More about Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology University

The Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology University is one of the best private engineering colleges in India. It has been awarded ‘A’ grade by NAAC grading body. It boasts of around 47 clubs for extra-curricular activities and over 10,500 students as its alumni.  It consists of the following departments:
Department of Chemical Engineering
Areas of interest include Investigation of Hydrodynamics and RTD of Pulp Digester Using Radiotracer Technique, Study of Hydrodynamics and RTD of Effluent Treatment Process (Biological) Using Radiotracer Technique, Measurement of Circulation time and Optimization of Mixing Process for Ethyl Acetate Reactor Using Radiotracer Technique, etc. 
Department of Civil Engineering
Areas of interest include Evaluation of Microbial Bioherbicides for  Eichhornia   Crassipes  Rejuvenate  Water  Bodies of Punjab, Modelling the Behaviour of Reinforced Concrete Beams Retrofitted  using Ferrocement, Migrating Inhibitors for Preventing Carbonation Induced Corrosion of Reinforced Concrete, Damage Detection of Masonry Infilled RC Frame Structures, Strengthening of Shear Deficient Reinforced Concrete Beams using Polymer Modified Ferro cement (PMF), FRP Structural Stay in Place Formwork For Concrete Slab, Optimization of High Performance Concrete Mixes Using Nano-Silica, Strength and Thermal Properties of Roller compacted Concrete for Rigid Pavements, etc.
Department of Computer Science & Engineering
Areas of interest include Developing a Grid GIS framework for spatial data, Online handwritten Recognition System for Punjabi Language, Green Cloud Computing framework for efficient and robust management, Energy Aware Resource Scheduling for Cloud Computing, Collaborative Mobility aware Data Dissemination in Vehicular Adhoc Networks, Framework for Enabling Data Portability between Heterogeneous Cloud Storage Platforms, a Framework for Secure Vehicular Communication Systems, Autonomic Resource Prediction and Scheduling for Cloud Based Scientific Application, Green Cloud Computing Framework for Efficient and Robust Management of Resources, Framework for Enabling Data Portability between Heterogeneous Cloud Storage Platforms, etc. 
Department of Biotechnology
Areas of interest include In Silico and In vitro approach to identify immunogenic peptides of H1N1 Virus as a target for Vaccine design, Development and application of recombinant and other Cellulases for large scale  recycling of cellulosic biomass, Calcifying bacteria mediated cementation for energy efficient building materials, Scale up, demonstration and promotion of technology for production of natural vinegar and non-alcoholic beverages, Development and Scaling up of a low cost technology for production of algal inoculants for paddy cultivation using fly ash as carrier, Enhancement of strength and durability of concrete structures using microbes, etc. 
Department of Electrical & Instrumentation Engineering
Some of the ongoing Ph.D. projects are such as Optimal Congetion Management In Derregulated Power System, Classification Of Liver Diseases Using Ct And Mr Images, Development Of Model Order Reduction Methods For Linear System Control Design, Development Of Artificial Intelligence Based Technique For Minimization Of Errors And Response Time In Head Tracking For Head Worn Systems, etc. 
Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering
Areas of interest include Development of Advance Fractional Fourier Transform Based algorithm for Satellite Image Compression Encryption Digital water marking Image matching Applications, Special Manpower Development Program for VLSI Design Related Software (Phase-II), Design Development of stack patch microstrip antenna, etc. 
Mechanical Engineering Department
Areas of interest include Reforming of biogas for hydrogen production and its utilization in CI engine under dual fuel mode, Experimental Investigation and CFD modelling of slurry pipeline for flow of multiparticulate slurry at higher concentrations, Design and Development of a Novel Honing Type Magnetorheological Finishing Process., Theoretical Modelling and Experimental Investigation of Nanofluid-Based Volumetric Absorption Concentrating Solar Collector, etc. 
L. M. Thapar School of Management
Areas of specialisation include Project Financing and Management Accounting & Financial Accounting. The recruiters include IT, FMCG, Consumer Durables, Education Services, Manufacturing, BFSI, Market Research, etc.  Operations: Supply Chain & Logistics Management, Quality Management, Materials, Innovation & Creativity, Research Design & Methodology, etc.
School of Chemistry & Biochemistry
Areas of interest include Role of plant microbe interactions in volatilization of selenium from seleniferous soils, Biodiesel generation through whole cell and enzyme catalyzed transesterification, Lipase catalyzed generation of Biodiesel from jathropa and used frying oils, Studies on Se and its speciation in environmental and biological samples from seleniferous region of Punjab, etc. 
School of Humanities & Social Sciences
Areas of interest include Behavioral Sciences, Organisation Behavior, Economics, Commerce, Finance and Management related subjects, etc.
School of Mathematics
Areas of interest include Algebra, Analysis, Astrophysics, Elasticity, Numerical Analysis, Number Theory, Partial Differential Equations, Probability & Statistics, Operations Research, etc. 
School of Physics & Materials Science
Areas of interest include sponsored projects include Synthesis, Characterization & Application of ChalcogenideNanomicro Structures, Fabrication of CdS Nanowires and their Characterization, Study of the influence of Carbon Nano-tubes on the memory and electro-optic switching Behaviour of Ferro electric liquid crystals, etc.
School of Energy and Environment
Areas of interest include river water quality monitoring and management, advanced oxidation processes, metal bio-transformations, industrial environmental management, ambient air quality, and bioremediation and bio-plastics, etc. 

Available College Facilities

The university provides various facilities such as a library with resources like magazines, journals, books, electronics resources; has over 47 cultural and technical societies for extra-curricular activities; facilities for sports and organises sports events and many more.  


Gym room, TV room, AC reading room, Table Tennis room, Night canteen, RO water, Washing machines & Geyser all the bathrooms, Indoor games, Lawns & Wi-Fi Connectivity.

Facilities available in Hostel

  • Boys Hostel
  • Girls Hostel
  • Dormitory
  • AC Rooms
  • Non AC Rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cafetaria
  • ATM
  • General Store
  • Gym
  • Medical Clinic / Shop
  • CCTV
  • Bookshop
  • Laundry
  • Air Cooler Rooms
  • Power Backup
  • Post Office
  • Parking for Two / Four Wheelers
  • Salon
  • TV Room
  • Photocopy Machines

The university has classrooms with state-of-the-art facilities.


It has many laboratories for courses related to science and engineering. 


It has facilties for Cricket, Hockey, Football, Basketball, Volleyball, Lawn Tennis, Badminton, Gymnasium-cum-Badminton Hall and Swimming Pool Complex. It organises many sports events such as ‘Thaparlympics’, ‘URJA’ etc.

Facilities available in Sports

  • Swimming Pool
  • Basketball Court
  • Tennis Court
  • Cricket Ground
  • Football Ground
  • Badminton Court
  • Shooting Ranges
  • Table Tennis
  • Volleyball Court
Extra - Curricular

It has many clubs for extra-curricular activities, that are, Literary Society, Music and Dramatic Society (MUDRA), Fine Arts and Photography Society (FAPS), Youth Welfare Club (YWC), Society for Promotion of Indian Classical Music & Culture Amongst Youth (SPIC MACAY), Creative Computing Society, Thapar Alumni Student Committee (TASC), Dance Club ‘NOX’, Thapar Movie Club (TMC), Pratigya Society, Youth United -Thapar Chapter, Thapar Model United Nations (TUMUN), International Forum for Leadership and Sustainability (IFLS), Adventure Club, FROSH, Linux User Group, Visual Bulletin, Economics Club (Econ Club), Paryavaran Welfare Society (PWS), Spirtual Scientists’ Alliance (SSA), ENACTUS, EDC, Indian Institute Of Chemical Engineers (IICHE), Society of Mechanical and Industrial Engineers (SOMIE), Materials and Physics Society (MAPS), Mechatronics and ROBOTICS Society, Indian Society of Technical Education (ISTE), Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), Microsoft. Net Student Club, Institute of Electronics And Telecommunication Engineers (IETE) (Electronics Club), ASHRAE (American Society of Heating Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning Engineers), International Association of Students In Economics & Business Management (AIESEC), OWASP Student Chapter, TU Tostmasters Club, Student Consultative Committee (SCC), NSS National Social Services, AICHE Student Chapter, Student Alumni Interaction Cell (SAIC),Thapar Codechef Chapter – TU Coders, Yatharth, Lead Society, Sports Addiciton And Discipline Educationg Society (SPADES), TEDx Thapar University, CARE (Chemical Association For Research And Education), Thapar Society Of Civil Engineers (TSCE) and GENE Society (Genesis and Engineering of Neo Environment).

Facilities available in Extra - Curricular

  • Theatre
  • Debates
  • Declamations
  • Events Committee
  • Singing Club
  • Dance School

The Nava Nalanda Central Library has 60,000 printed volumes including books, textbooks, standards, theses, dissertations, Reference books, Textbooks, Book Bank, Light Reading Collection, Journals and Magazines, Question Papers, large number of online and CD-ROM based electronic information resources like bibliographic databases and electronic journals, OPAC - Online Public Access Catalogue, etc. 

Facilities available in Library

  • Number of books
  • Number of online journals
  • Number of magazine subscriptions
  • Computerized library
  • Book bank facility