National Institute of Technology (NIT), Hamirpur Overview

  Hamirpur   AICTE, MHRD   ESTD 1986
  Hamirpur   AICTE, MHRD   ESTD 1986

About College

NIT Hamirpur Overview

Founded in the year 1986, the All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE) approved NIT Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh is an autonomous university. Spread over a region of 320 acres, educating 3,000 undergrads and 300 postgrads, the college is one of the thirty-one National Institutes of Technology (NITs) established and funded by the MHRD.

The institute provides various UG, PG and Doctoral programmes in Management, Architecture and Engineering consisting of courses like B.Arch, B.E./B.Tech, M.Arch, M.E./M.Tech, MBA/PGDM and PhD. Admission to these courses is conducted on the basis of performance in Entrance Exams like JEE Mains, GATE and CMAT.

The college conducts its own exams for PhD admissions. NIT Hamirpur offers a total of 10 Undergraduate courses and 20 Postgraduate programmes. 

Today NIT Hamirpur ranking is 60th in the college rankings of NIRF 2019. It was previously ranked 64 in 2018. The college had an all-time best rank of 30 awarded by Edu Rand in 2015.

The NIT Hamirpur faculty is considered to be highly qualified, with many professors holding a PhD degree in their respective field of study. Most of them are friendly, cooperative and supportive and ready to assist students in their hour of need.

To mention about the faculty members, Amar Patnaik NIT Hamirpur is a famous name in the Department of Mechanical or Industrial Engineering. Another is Lalit Awasthi NIT Hamirpur, who is Founder Faculty of Computer Science and Engineering department. To know more about how is NIT Hamirpur, you can check their official website.

NIT Hamirpur Courses offered and Fee Structure

The National Institute of Technology in Hamirpur provides degrees in branches like Engineering, Architecture & Planning and Business & Management Studies. Some of the NIT Hamirpur courses that are offered are B.E./B.Tech, B.Arch, M.E./M.Tech, M.Arch.

Apart from engineering courses, NIT Hamirpur MBA course is also available. Following is a brief discussion of the academic structure of the NIT Hamirpur fee structure and courses.

NIT Hamirpur Course Highlights

  • Hamirpur NIT offers a full-time B.Tech programme for 4 years. Aspiring candidates need to clear their senior secondary examination with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with Chemistry or Biotechnology or Biology from a recognised board/university. The total fees for the B.Tech degree are 8.04 lakhs.
  • The institute provides a 2-year long M.Tech programme along with a fee of 1.79 lakhs. Candidates need to clear their B.Tech degrees with a minimum aggregate of 60% or a 6.5-CGPA on a 10 point scale.
  • NIT Hamirpur also conducts a 5-year full-time PhD programme for a fee of 3.14 lakhs. The candidate needs to have a Master’s Degree in Engineering or Technology in the required field of study with a minimum score of 60% or a 6.5-CGPA on a 10 point scale.

 NIT Hamirpur Admission Process

The NIT Hamirpur admission procedures for the engineering courses are as follows –

  • BE / B.Tech admission - Admission is based on the JEE Mains cut-offs, subject to JoSAA, MHRD, JAB & CSAB supervision, stated by the institution itself followed by various rounds of counselling depending on the desired course or stream.
  • ME / M.Tech admission -  Admission is conducted on the basis of the marks scored by candidates in their GATE exam.
  • PhD admission -  NIT Hamirpur PhD candidates are selected on the basis of their GATE scores followed by a written test and personal interview.

NIT Hamirpur Placements

NIT Hamirpur Placement is offered to the students who graduate and have the required skills and talents for the role. The NIT Hamirpur placement package that was highest till date is 27 lakhs per annum.

The NIT Hamirpur average package was 5.58 lakhs per annum. Following is a brief analysis of NIT Hamirpur’s B.Tech placement scenario.

Placement Report NIT Hamirpur 2017

Rate of Placements Highest recruiting domain Highest CTC Average CTC Recruiters
82.74% Electrical and Communication Engineering 27 Lakhs Per Annum 5.58 Lakhs Per Annum L&t, BPCL, Wipro, Infosys, Revanta

The companies and recruiters visiting the campus of NIT Hamirpur include ACCENTURE, Bloomberg, Bosch Ltd, CA Technologies, Capgemini, GODREJ, HSBC, IBM, Infosys, JP Morgan Chase, KEC International Ltd., KPIT Technologies, Infotech, Larsen and Toubro, Maruti Suzuki, Oracle, Reliance Jio, Samsung, SAP, UnitedHealth Group, Wipro etc.

NIT Hamirpur Result and Cut-off

Mentioned below is the NIT Hamirpur cut off for JEE Mains 2018, of the B.E./B.Tech programme (Round 1):

Degree Quota Specialization Category
General SC ST OBC
OR CR OR CR OR CR OR CR
4-Year B.E./ B.Tech. HS Chemical Engineering 51841 74593 2629 8702 3780 4348 51570 80160
Civil Engineering 31918 70372 3948 7231 1796 2498 30766 60115
Computer Science and Engineering 7461 26552 1186 2931 1037 1706 7590 30155
Electrical Engineering 40867 62670 3177 7194 1801 2510 32222 72204
Electronics and Communication Engineering 29075 43386 3048 5766 1712 3153 30430 53694
Materials Science and Engineering 74002 84231 8130 8532 3819 3819 61403 80525
Mechanical Engineering 25055 58173 3512 6960 2645 3357 16421 71428
OS Chemical Engineering 15089 21374 4314 4490 2050 2050 6543 7119
Civil Engineering 16298 20545 2705 3224 709 792 5032 6216
Computer Science and Engineering 5296 8467 1407 1562 916 996 2497 2973
Electrical Engineering 11865 15601 2510 2856 811 1063 4601 5197
Electronics and Communication Engineering 10095 12620 2309 2799 1159 1189 4009 4894
Materials Science and Engineering 19778 26679 4332 4332 2513 2513 7731 9070
Mechanical Engineering 13861 16292 2613 3146 1098 1146 5013 5621
5-Year B.Arch. HS Architecture 2491 6058 445 538 320 320 2184 7076
OS Architecture 872 1263 141 183 49 96 479 532
5-Year B.Tech + M.Tech. HS Computer Science and Engineering 27259 45890 3812 7295 2369 2940 36295 63598
Electronics and Communication Engineering 47917 65121 7361 7764 2460 3403 54604 79093
OS Computer Science and Engineering 6412 12118 1568 2449 1348 1696 3031 4734
Electronics and Communication Engineering 12641 17076 2970 3354 1430 1508 5714 6790

The NIT Hamirpur cutoff (2018) for the GATE exam of the M.E/M.Tech programme is as follows: 

Branch Category
General SC ST OBC
M.Tech Chemical Technology 451 234 167 325
M.Tech Communication Systems 507 345 229 456
M.Tech Condition Monitoring Protection & Control of Electrical Apparatus 558 363 239 481
M.Tech Water Resources Engineering 564 365 251 492
M.Tech Signal Processing 573 370 257 501
M.Tech Environmental Engineering 581 371 269 507
M.Tech Mobile Computing Technology 584 371 275 515
M.Tech Material Science and Engineering 602 378 275 529
M.Tech Power System Engineering 609 396 290 534
M.Tech VLSI Design 611 397 296 544
M.Tech Geotechnical Engineering 612 398 302 545
M.Tech Energy Technology 629 401 315 548
M.Tech CAD/ CAM 644 411 325 554
M.Tech Transportation Engineering 656 418 331 554
M.Tech Computer Science and Engineering 679 440 338 557
M.Arch. Sustainable Architecture 688 461 352 572
M.Tech Structural Engineering 714 465 420 625
M.Tech Thermal Engineering 736 599 167 672

The quotas reserved for NIT Hamirpur cutoff are:

  • HS - Home State     
  • OS - Other States      

NIT Hamirpur  Alumni Network

The vision of the National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur Alumni Association is to create a community to reignite the memories and relationships, made by the alumni during their years at the Institute.

With an aim to keep close those who were once closer to each other, the college provides online serves that act as a platform for sharing resources and a mode of communication for the alumni.

NIT Hamirpur Scholarships

NIT Hamirpur offers various government and private scholarships and reward schemes to deserving candidates on a merit-cum-means basis, especially to students belonging to poor economic backgrounds or reserved categories. A few of such assistantships include:

  • Merit-Cum-Means Scholarship to students belonging to Minority communities
  • National Fellowship and Scholarship for Higher Education of ST Students
  • Post Matric Scholarship to SC/ST/OBC students.
  • Post Matric Scholarship to students belonging to Minority communities
  • Prime Minister’s Special Scholarship Scheme for J&K students

NIT Hamirpur Campus Facility

NIT Hamirpur Address is 4 kilometres from the Hamirpur Bus stand. Following are a few of the facilities available at the NIT Hamirpur campus.

  • Library: The Library of NIT Hamirpur preserves a rich collection of more than 80,000 books and electronic as well as print journals covering fields of Architecture, Engineering, Mathematics, Physics, Humanities and Social Sciences. The Central Library avails its student's facilities like Book Circulation Service using RFID, OPAC, Wi-fi and SMS based notification. 
  • Hostel: The college has in-campus hostels for both boys and girls. 
  • Sports Complex: NIT Hamirpur has a Basketball Court, Cricket Ground, Football Ground and a Tennis Court.
  • Fest: NIT Hamirpur Cultural fest, Hill'ffair, is organized by the students of the institution.

Rankings

Source Rank
NIRF 59
Edu Rand 30
The Week 54
Competition Success 19