National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur is one of the seventeen NITs of the
country, established in 1986 as a joint and cooperative enterprise of the Govt.
of India and Govt. of Himachal Pradesh.
The college campus is situated in ANU in Hamirpur district of Himachal
Pradesh and is 4 km from main bus stand of Hamirpur on Hamirpur – Toni
Devi road. The city of Hamirpur is well connected with the rest of the country
by road. The nearest broad gauge rail head is at Una (Himachal Pradesh) which
is 80 km from Hamirpur. The campus has a picturesque surrounding facing snow
clad Dhauladhar mountain ranges. Lush green pine trees surround it. The campus
is well laid with roads, electric installations, water supply, underground
drainage etc. The place has healthy climate with moderate temperature ranging
from 1 degree Celsius to 38 degree Celsius with an altitude of 900 meters.
The institute offers B.Tech programmes in the following disciplines
The Institute also offers M.Tech programs in Civil, Mechanical,
Electrical and Electronics and communication Engineering
The Institute library was set up in 1986 in one room of Government Polytechnic
Hamirpur and it was shifted to the Institute campus in 1988 in Visvesvarya
Block and at present it is in a separate building having the floor area of 1200
square meters. The library has got the seating capacity of 100 readers in
reading halls and 50 readers in Audio-Visual Hall. Library follows the open
access system, it facilitate the users to browse and pick up the documents of
their choice without any hindrance. The library provides services like Audio
Visual facilities and Informatics centre , CDROM facilities, reprographic
facilities and Book Bank Facilities
The Centre has one of the best infrastructures in the region in terms of
computing facilities, Internet facilities and Campus Wide Networking. The
Centre has one of the best infrastructures in the region in terms of computing
facilities, Internet facilities and campus wide networking.
There are five hostels for students, Facilities for both outdoor and indoor
games and health care facilities available in the campus.