Hindustan University, Chennai

Hindustan Institute of Technology and Science (HITS) was established in 1985 in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. The Institute conferred the “University Status” by the University Grants Commission (UGC), Government of India, Under Section 3 of UGC Act 1956. It is recognised as Deemed to be University and offer various Undergraduate, Integrated, Post Graduation, Diploma, & Ph.D courses in the field of Management, Commerce, Arts, Science and Engineering. 

Admission to these courses will be made on the basis of marks scored in various Entrance Exams. The institute is accredited by NAAC, NBA, AIU, MHRD  and is affiliated to Hindustan University. HIT, Chennai offers a total of 144 courses across 14 streams.

Additionally, the campus provides various facilities like ATM, Canteen, Hostel facility, medical facility etc. HIT offers placement to some of the very well known companies like Amazon, Infosys, Accenture, etc. with an average placement package of 4.5Lakh per annum.


Hindustan University Highlights

Established | Institute Type

1985 | Deemed To Be University

Approval and accreditation


Affiliated To

Hindustan University

Entrance Exam

Hindustan Institution of Technology and Science Engineering Entrance Examination – HITSEEE

Accepted Entrance Exam 

B.Arch - NATA
Management - CAT, MAT, XAT, HITSEEE

Engineering - GATE
Ph.D - NET

Courses Offered

UG, PG, Diploma, Ph.d, Integrated Course

Application Mode | Fees

Online | INR 925

Admission Criteria

Merit and Entrance Based

Official Website 



Awards and Ranking

  • HITS is ranked 95th position in India, under the category of Engineering. Also ranked in 4th position among chennai. 
  • Ranked 2 among the Top Private Engineering Institutions in Chennai. Rated AAA. (Digital Learning India)
  • QS BRICS Ranking System has ranked Hindustan Institute of Technology in the 301-350 band in the World University Rankings 2019.
  • HITS has ranked 27th in South India, 9th in Tamil Nadu and 4th in chennai by Outlook India


Hindustan Institute of Technology and Science Engineering Entrance Examination (HITSEEE)

Hindustan University conducts an Online Entrance Examination, commonly known as HITSEEE (Hindustan Institute of Technology and Science Engineering Entrance Examination). Those students who want to take admission in any of the courses offered by HITS, they have to appear for this University Level Examination. 

Exam Highlight

Last Date for applying for HITSEEE 2020

15th April 2020

Online Entrance Exam (Chennai Centres)

25th to 30th April 2020

Online Entrance Exam (Other Centres)

25th & 26th April 2020

Counselling Dates

7th to 10th May 2020

Exam Duration | Paper Medium

2 hour | English 

Exam Pattern

MCQ (In 3 Part)
Part 1 - Physics
Part 2 - Chemistry
Part 3 - Mathematics


Hindustan University Course & Fee Structure

Hindustan University believes in imparting education and includes various programmes offered in the field of Management, Arts, Science, Engineering and Commerce. Not only this, the university offers 128 different courses across 17 streams. Some of them are mentioned below, with its fees structure. 



Entrance Exam


Total Fee

B. Tech

Aeronautical Engineering

Automobile Engineering

Chemical Engineering

Civil Engineering

Computer Science and Engineering

Mechanical Engineering


4 Year (s)


Rs. 10,62,500






Service Industry


2 Year (s)

Rs. 4,58,500


Animation and Multimedia

Database System


3 Year (s)

Rs. 1,68,500



Banking Management


3 Year (s)

Rs. 2,58,500




5 Year (s)

Rs. 11,17,000


Bachelor of Arts + Bachelor of Law


5 Year (s)

Rs. 5,39,500

M. Tech

Construction Engineering and Management

Thermal Engineering

Power Electronics and Drives 

Electronic and Communication Engineering

Cyber Security


2 Year (s)

Rs. 2,38,500


Hindustan University Eligibility Criteria

Being approved by the University Grant Commission, the university follows the norms given by the UGC strictly. The university has different eligibility criteria for various courses. Some of them are mentioned below:   

B.Tech Programme

  • The candidate must have secured atleast 50% marks in 10+2 (or equivalent) with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with one of the Chemistry / Biotechnology / Biology Technical Vocational subjects. 
  • The candidate must have appeared for the university level exam or any other examination accepted by the University. 

B.Arch Programme

  • The candidate must have scored not less than 60% in 10+2 from any recognized board of education with Mathematics / Business Mathematics as one of the compulsory subjects.
  • Those students who have completed 10+3 with an aggregate of not less than 50% (3 year diploma) from any recognized central / state government with Mathematics as a compulsory subject. 
  • All the applicants of B.Arch including NRI / Foreign Nationals must have appeared for NATA which is conducted by the Council of Architecture. The score of NATA should not be less than 80 out of 200.

BBA / B.Com. / BCA / B.Sc. / B.A. / B.Voc. / BBA LL.B. (Honours) 

  • The candidate must have completed their 10+2 from any recognized board of education. 

MBA / M.Tech / M.Arch 

  • The candidate must have completed their Bachelor’s Degree with a minimum of 50% marks. 
  • The candidate must have a valid score in CAT/MAT/CMAT/XAT (For MBA)
  • The candidate who is interested in M.Tech must have a valid score in MITSEE/ HITSEEE.

Hindustan University Admission 2020

Hindustan University offers admission in various UG and PG programmes, the candidate has to appear for the online entrance exam, based on the marks scored, the candidate will be called for group discussion and personal interview. 
Admission into Hindustan Institute of Technology and Science (HITS) is based on university as well as national level examination. However, the university accepts admission on merit basis too. Entrance exams may vary from course to course.

Admission Highlight

Application mode

Online and Offline

Entrance Examination


Entrance Mode


Application Fee

Offline - Demand draft of INR 1000

Online - INR 925

How to apply for HIT online for HITS Chennai? (Step by Step process)

Step 1: The candidate has to visit the official website.
Step 2: Then, select the apply now button. You will then be directed to a new url.
Step 3: Select the required course, then click again on the apply now button. 
Step 4: Fill all the asked information. And register your account.
Step 5: An automated email will be generated for the verification. 
Step 6: After the verification, use the same credential to login into your account. From their you can fill the application form. 
Step 7: The candidate then has to pay the application fee of INR 925 + Bank Charges for HITSEEE, which can be paid online through debit/credit or net banking. 

How to apply for HIT offline for HITS Chennai? (Step by Step process)

Step 1: The applicant can download the application form online, from the official website and download the application form. 
Step 2: The applicant of UG and PG programme are required to fill the application form and submit it to the college with a demand draft of INR 1000 (usd 200 for NRI/Foreign Nationals) drawn in favor of HITS.
Step 3: The application form along with the DD and other documents has to be submitted at HITS, Chennai. 

Manager - Admissions
Hindustan University

40 GST Road
St Thomas Mount
Chennai - 600016

Hindustan University Selection Criteria

  • The selection of the candidate who has applied in Hindustan Institute of Technology and Science, Chennai will be based on All India Rank (AIR) of the candidate who have given HITSEEE 2020. 
  • The selected candidate will be called in the Hindustan Admission Office, Chennai for further admission procedure. 
  • The commencement date of the counselling will be updated on the website. Selected students can either check the official website or enquire at the Hindustan Admission office. 
  • It is important for the student to be present on the asked date for counselling. 

Hindustan University Scholarships

The scholarship of the Hindustan University will be based on students academic performance. 



Toppers of State and Central Board

100 % Tuition Fee Waiver

Top 1 - 25 HITSEEE Rank Holders

100 % Tuition Fee Waiver

Top 26 - 50 HITSEEE Rank Holders

75 % Tuition Fee Waiver

Top 51 - 100 HITSEEE Rank Holders

50 % Tuition Fee Waiver


Hindustan University Placement 

Hindustan University provides training and internship to brush up their students, to perform well in the campus placement. Several companies are invited to visit the campus. The placement rate of Hindustan University will be 100% in the upcoming years. .
Highest Package - 15 Lakh per annum 
Average Package - 4.8 Lakh per annum

Top Recruiting Companies

Xiaomi | Linkeddots | Vestas Technology R&D Chennai Pvt. Ltd. | ISSQUARED | VueData | Vijay Raja Homes Private Limited | Systech Solutions | Servion Global Solutions | Credit Mantro | Think and Learn | QSpiders | Scriplogix | Bigfday | Zohi | IDBI Federal Life Insurance | TATA AIG | CSS Corp | Ramco Systems | Accenture | Infosys | Cognizant | Amazon 

Hindustan University Infrastructure

The Hindustan Institute of Science & Technology offers separate hostels for both boys and girls. The hostels are well-furnished and have all the modern amenities like air-conditioner, attach washroom etc. With the right ambience, students are provided with spacious dining area having a customised menu catered to the students. With that, Hindustan University focuses on cleanliness and hygiene, with round the clock security, are also available.   

The university provides the following facility to their students. They are as follows: 

Boys and Girls Hostel 

Canteen and Fast Food Centre

Departmental Stores

Generator facility

Banking Facility

Round the clock security service

Centralized laundry facility

Sports & Games

Transport facility

24 HRS CCTV Surveillance

Guest house facility

Campus Clinic


Frequently Asked Questions

Ques 1: Does Hindustan University conduct their own entrance exams? 
Ans 1:
The Hindustan University offer admission though Hindustan Institute of Technology and Science Engineering Entrance Examination (HITSEEE)

Ques 2: What is the highest salary package offered by Hindustan University?
Ans 2:
The average salary package offered by Hindustan University is 3 Lakh per annum. And the highest package is 16 Lakh per annum. 

Ques 3: Does Hindustan University provide internship opportunities?
Ans 3: 
Yes, the university provides various placement as well as internship opportunities into top companies. 

Ques 4: Does the college offer Hostel facilities? What is the procedure to apply for the same?
Ans 4: 
Yes, the college does offer Hostel Facilities. And at the time of registration students can apply for the hostel as well. 


College Details


E.V.R Periyar Salai (NH4 Highway), Maduravoyal,

Chennai - 600095. Tamilnadu, India

Email Id

[email protected]

Ranking & Accreditation

Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET), Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC), National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF)

Official Website