National Institute of Technology Hamirpur, established in 1986, was known as the Regional Engineering College. It is a public engineering college that was set up as the joint enterprise of the Govt. of India and Govt. of Himachal Pradesh.
The vision of NIT Hamirpur is to build a vibrant multicultural learning environment founded on value based academic principles, wherein all involved shall contribute effectively, efficiently and responsibly to the national and global community.
The motto of NIT Hamirpur is “उद्यमेन हि सिद्धयान्ति कार्याणि न मनोरथैः॥“. It can be translated into English as, “No substitute for hard work”.
NIT Hamirpur is located in Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh. The campus covers across 320 acres of land that is located on a hilly terrain which is surrounded by pine trees. The basic amenities that the campus of NIT Hamirpur provide are computer center, central library, health center, auditorium, guest house, bank, post office, sports facilities like cricket, football, lawn tennis, basketball, volleyball, table tennis, badminton and athletics. Bus and cab services are also available for the campus.
Nimbus is the annual technical festival of National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh, India.
Hill‘fair is a cultural event of the institute.
NIT Hamirpur is a residential institute. There are 8 hostels for boys and 4 hostels for girls. Some of the hostels have four-seated or triple-seated rooms, while others have double-seated rooms or single-seated room. Each hostel has a mess of its own.
- Kailash Boys’ Hostel
- Manimahesh Boys’ Hostel
- Shivalik Boys’ Hostel
- Dhauladhar Boys’ Hostel
- Vindhyachal Boys’ Hostel
- Neelkanth Boys’ Hostel
- Satpura Hostel
- Himadri Hostel
- Himgiri Hostel
- Udaygiri Hostel
- Parvati Girls’ Hostel
- Ambika Girls’ Hostel
- Aravali Hostel
Departments and Degrees
- Chemical Engineering
- Civil Engineering
- Computer Science and Engineering
- Electrical and Electronics Engineering
- Electronics and Communication Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Industrial Engineering
- Management and Humanities
- Energy and Environment
- Material Science
Some of the top recruiters that visit NIT Hamirpur are:
- Maruti Suzuki
- Reliance Jio
NIT Hamirpur has signed MOUs with the following institutes in order to give extra opportunities to students in order to have an advanced technological experience:
- University of Technology Sydney (UTS)
- Laurea University of Applied Sciences, Finland
- Alliance of 4 Universities (A-4U) of Barcelona Spain
- Tampere University of Technology Finland
- Helsinki University of Technology, Finland
- Amul Coffee Shop
- Lucknow Foods
- Junction Food Corner