Hindustan College of Engineering & Technology Info

In 2000, Thiru. T.S.R. Khannaiyann, a renowned industrialist and philanthropist, of the Hindusthan Educational Trust, founded the Hindusthan College of Engineering and Technology (HiCET) in Coimbatore. One of the top technological institutes, HiCET uses innovative teaching and learning methods to instil quality and values in students' education for their overall growth. The University Grants Commission recognizes the institution under Sections 2(f) and 12B. It is an independent institution that is permanently associated with Anna University in Chennai for the majority of its programs, with approval from the AICTE and the Indian government accredited by the National Board of Accreditation and awarded an "A++" grade by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council. The Institute is the Nodal Center for the Smart India Hackathon and is placed 146th  in the India Today Ranking. 

According to Education World Ranking 2021-22, the institute is still ranked 1st  in the nation (National Rank: 31). Over 5000 students are currently enrolled in the institution's undergraduate (B.E./B.Tech.), postgraduate (M.E./M.Tech, MBA & MCA), and Ph.D. research programs, all of which are supervised by more than 400 highly trained and experienced faculty members. 


“To become a premier institution by producing professionals with strong technical knowledge, innovative research skills and high ethical values.” 


“To provide academic excellence in technical education through novel teaching methods.

To empower students with creative skills and leadership qualities.

To produce dedicated professionals with social responsibility.” 

Hindusthan College of Engineering and Technology (HICET), Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu – Key Highlights 




Valley Campus, Pollachi Highway, Coimbatore - 641 032,  Tamil Nadu, India.


Type of University/Institute

Private/ Co-Education/ Non-minority

Accreditation/Recognitions/ Rankings

Accredited by NAAC, NBA and affiliated with Anna University.

Programs Offered

UG, PG  and doctoral

Admission Criteria


Mode of application



Excellent Record

Top Recruiters

TCS, WIPRO, Tech Mahindra, L&T Infotech, HP and many more

Hindusthan College of Engineering and Technology - Departments 

Department of  CSE

Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering

Department of Information Technology

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Department of Aeronautical Engineering

Department of Civil Engineering

Department of Mechatronics Engineering

Department of Automobile Engineering

Department of Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering

Department of Biomedical Engineering

Department of Agricultural Engineering

Department of Food Technology

Department of Chemical Engineering

Department of AI & ML

Department of Science and Humanities

Hindusthan College of Engineering and Technology – Programmes /Courses Offered/ Fee Structure

UG Courses


Biomedical Engineering

Civil Engineering


Electronics and Communication Engineering

Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Aeronautical Engineering

Mechatronics Engineering

Automobile Engineering

Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering

Bio-Medical Engineering


Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

Chemical Engineering

Food Technology

Agricultural Engineering


PG Courses



Communication System

Applied Electronics


Embedded System




·         Marketing

·         Finance

·         Human Resources

·         Entrepreneurship Development

·         Business Analytics

·         Operations Management

·         Micro and small business management

·         Media management

·         Travel and tourism management

·         Health care management

·         Agribusiness management

·         Logistics Management

·         Systems

Doctoral Courses

Mechanical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Science and Humanities.

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Hindusthan College of Engineering and Technology –   Popular Programmes

The popular programs at Hindusthan College of Engineering and Technology include a wide range of undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral programs in engineering, Business administration and Computer Application. Some of the popular programs offered at the college are-

  • B.Tech-  (Chemical Engineering, Food Technology)
  • MBA
  • M.E- (CAD/CAM, Embedded System) 

Hindusthan College of Engineering and Technology – Eligibility Criteria 

For  UG – 


A passing mark in the High School Certificate (HSC) or its equivalent, with a minimum cumulative average percentage in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.

General Category- 50%

Backward Class Including Backward Class Muslim- 45%

MBC & DNC- 40%

SC/SCA/ST- 40%

For PG & Doctoral- 


Candidates must have a B.E/B. Tech degree with a minimum aggregate of marks, obtained at least 50 % marks (45 % marks in case of candidates belonging to reserved category)


Candidates must have a Master's degree with a minimum aggregate of marks.


Candidates must have a bachelor's degree in any stream Obtained at least 50 % marks (45% marks in case of candidates belonging to reserved category) in the qualifying Examination.


Passed BCA/Bachelor Degree in Computer Science Engineering/ B.Sc./B.Com./B.A or Equivalent Degree, Obtained at least 50% marks (45 % marks in case of candidates belonging to reserved category).

Hindusthan College of Engineering and Technology -  Infrastructure Facilities

Hindusthan College of Engineering and Technology (HICET) has a well-developed infrastructure, with facilities designed to support a conducive learning environment. Key infrastructure facilities include: 

Library- Offering continuous teaching and learning environments for all fields of Engineering, Management, Science, and Technology to all the teaching, learning, and research fraternity, the Hindusthan College of Engineering and Technology Library spans a total carpet area of 2020 sq. mt spread over with excellent seating arrangements for 300 persons. It is a centrally located, air-conditioned facility with an ideal eco-friendly environment. Manual and digital resources from National and International contributors are also available.

Transport- The well-managed transportation services provided by Hindusthan College of Engineering and Technology ensure the safety of both staff and students. To provide staff and students from diverse locations in and around the Coimbatore district with a means of transportation, the college operates 85 buses on 14 distinct routes. 

Hostel- The college offers separate hostels for boys and girls that are completely furnished. It offers a wide range of services to help students relax and overcome homesickness. The vibrant atmosphere of the hostel encourages students to embrace the spirit of education. The necessary steps have been taken to offer students hygienic and nutritious food as requested. Thus, one could refer to the hostel on the Hindusthan campus as a "home away from home." 

Sports- The college's 200-meter track and 10-acre playground are used for hosting athletic contests. The Department offers enough space to accommodate games for students to practice in both indoor and outdoor settings, as well as to host intra- and intercollegiate competitions. 

Cafeteria- The campus cafeteria offers clean, delicious, and high-quality cuisine, enhancing the living and educational experiences of students, staff, and visitors. Foody, Kerala Cafe, Munch Box, Swathi Cafe, Parambariya Samayal, and Coffee Day are the cafeterias that are open on campus. These locations are incredibly popular with students because of the spacious modern cafeterias that enhance both students' and teachers' palates. It occasionally turns into a gathering spot for instructors and students to have enlightening, funny, and thought-provoking discussions. 

Gym- The campus fitness centre is equipped with state-of-the-art exercise equipment. It has the newest bodybuilding equipment, workout cycles, and treadmills. The workout centre is open to students in the morning and evening.  

Hindusthan College of Engineering and Technology - Reviews

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Hindusthan College of Engineering and Technology – FAQs and Answers

Q.1 Which entrance exam is accepted by Hindusthan College of Engineering and Technology, Tamil Nadu?

Ans.  To apply for programs at HICET, candidates must possess any of the following test scores: MAT, CAT, XAT, GMAT, GATE, TNEA, TANCET, or any other pertinent national/state-level examination. Candidates must register for TNEA counselling to be considered for admission to BE programs. Admission will be granted based on merit and the scores they received on their qualifying exam. Based on TANCET results, admission to MCA programs will be granted through TANCET scores. 

Q.2 Is HICET, Tamil Nadu UGC or AICTE approved?

Ans. Yes, Hindusthan College of Engineering and Technology, Tamil Nadu has AICTE approval.

Q.3 Where is Hindusthan College of Engineering and Technology located?

Ans. Address of HICET- Valley Campus, Pollachi Highway, Coimbatore - 641 032, Tamil Nadu, India.

Q.4 From which university is HICET, Tamil Nadu is affiliated with?

Ans. Hindusthan College of Engineering and Technology is affiliated with Anna University, Chennai. 

Q.5 Is Hindusthan College of Engineering and Technology, Tamil Nadu NAAC accredited?

 Ans.  HICET, Tamil Nadu is accredited by NAAC with a grade of "A++" and also has NBA accreditation.

  • Approved By AICTE

  • Computer Lab
  • Lab
  • Auditorium
  • Girls Hostel
  • Boys Hostel
  • Medical
  • Sports
  • Cafetaria
  • Library
  • Transport

Course Category Course Fee Eligibility Exams Accepted
B.E / B.Tech Engineering Rs. 2,80,000.00 Candidate required to pass 10+2 with 50% or equivalent (with Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry). TNEA
M.E / M.Tech Engineering Rs. 1,70,000.00 Candidate should be completed Bachelors Degree (10+2+4) system or an equivalent qualification with a minimum aggregate of 55%. GATE
MBA Management Rs. 3,00,000.00 The candidate must hold a Bachelor’s degree qualification with at least 50% marks or equivalent. CMAT, MAT
MCA Computers Rs. 2,20,200.00 The candidate must hold a Bachelor’s degree qualification with at least 50% marks or equivalent.

College Gallery

College Rating
Overall Rating
Recommends: 100%
Not Recommends: 0%
Infrastructure 4.8
Campus 4.8
Faculty 4.3
Industry Exposure 4
Placements 4.3
Affordability 4.5
College Reviews
Short review of hindustan college of engineering and technol
Name: T. Ajith | Batch of 2026 | Rating 4.5
Course: B.E / B.Tech (Mechanical Engineering)
Recommends this college
It is a valley campus. All facilities are available inside the campus. A greenish environment around college. The infrastructure was very good. The entire campus was neat and clean. Staff are high experienced so easily students can learn. Very good college for engineering
Infrastructure 4.5
Campus 4.5
Faculty 3.5
Industry Exposure 3.5
Placements 4
Affordability 5
Posted On: 22-Sep-2023
Good Collage of education and Culturals
Name: Sabarish | Batch of 2023 | Rating 4.5
Course: B.E / B.Tech (Mechtronics Engineering)
Recommends this college
Nice atmosphere and exposure Students in 1st year have a practice for placements Good faculties In early days I feel this collage is Good Collage But it's an excellent collage for Education More sports are available in this collage but cricket is not available More trips are conducted Excellent placement trainings
Infrastructure 5
Campus 5
Faculty 5
Industry Exposure 4.5
Placements 4.5
Affordability 4
Posted On: 21-Sep-2023
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