HPTU BTech Admissions : HPCET 2021 Cancelled, Apply by 10 Aug


Himachal Pradesh Technical University (HPTU), Hamirpur, a premier institution of undergraduate, postgraduate teaching and research in the country, was established in 2010 as a State Government University of Himachal Pradesh.

This year (2021), as was done in 2020, HPTU has decided to not conduct Himachal Pradesh Common Entrance Test (HPCET). Instead, the admissions in BTech course shall be made through two channels : (a) JEE-Mains-2021 and (b) marks scored in qualifying examination (10+2).

HPCET 2021 Cancelled, BTch admission on JEE Mains and 10+2 marksBranches offered : Architecture, Automobile, Civil, Computer Science & Engg, Electrical, Electrical & Electronics, Electronics & Communication, Information Tech, Mechanical, Textile

Key dates

Last date to apply online : 10 Aug 202

Dates for rest of the activities shall be announced later.

No. of institutes/seats : Approx 3000 seats in following 13 institutes:

1. Jawaharlal Nehru Govt. Engineering College, Sundernagar, District. Mandi, (H.P).

2. Atal Bihari Vajpayee Govt. Institute of Engineering & Technology, Pragatinagar, District Shimla, (H.P).

3. Rajiv Gandhi Govt. Engineering. College Kangra at Nagrota Bagwan, District Kangra. (H.P).

4. HPTU Off-Campus Mahatma Gandhi Govt. Engineering College, Kotla (Jeori), Distt-Shimla (H.P.) Camp at JNGEC, Sundernagar, Distt. Mandi (H.P).

5. HPTU Off-Campus Hydro Engineering College, Bandla, Blaspur Camp at RGGEC Kangra at Nagrota Bagwan.

6. Govt. PG College Dharamshala, Distt. Kangra, H.P.

7. Green Hills Engineering College, Village- Gandhigram, P.O. Baholi, Nahan Road, Kumarhatti, Distt. Solan (H.P).

8. Himalayan Institute of Engineering & Technology, Sadhora Road, Kala Amb, Tehsil Nahan, District Sirmour (H.P).

9. Himachal Institute of Engineering & Technology, at Vidya Nagar, Tehsil Shahpur, District Kangra (H.P).

10. K.C. Group of Research & Professional Institutes, VPO. Pandoga Uparala, Tehsil & Distt. Una (H.P).

11. T.R. Abhilashi Memorial Institute of Engineering and Technology, Tanda, P.O. Balt (Ner-Chowk), Tehsil-Sadar, District Mandi (H.P).

12. Vaishno College of Engineering, Vill. Thapkour, P.O.-Bhadroya Tehsil Nurpur, District Kangra (H.P).

13. LR Engineering & Technology, Village Jabli-Kyar, PO-Oachghat, District- Solan (HP).

50% seats through JEE, 50% through 10+2 merit

The admission to the first 50% of the seats shall be made on the basis of merit / rank / score obtained in JEE-Mains-2021. The remaining 50% seats will be filled up on the basis of merit of the qualifying examinations. i.e 10+2.

In case the seats remain vacant after exhausting the merit of JEE-Mains-2021, the remaining seats will be filled up on the basis of merit of the qualifying examinations. i.e 10+2.

The admission in B.Arch shall be based on aggregate marks of 10+2 or equivalent and valid NATA score or score qualified in JEE-Mains-2021 Paper-II in the ratio of 50:50 (weightage).


-- MEP News Bureau