HBTI Govt Colleges: Courses, Ranking, Placements - Embibe
  • Written By Monica_Kumari
  • Last Modified 07-07-2022
  • Written By Monica_Kumari
  • Last Modified 07-07-2022

HBTI Kanpur: Courses, Fees, Ranking, Placements

HBTI Govt Colleges: Harcourt Butler Technological Institute Kanpur (HBTI Kanpur) was established in 1921. The HBTI Kanpur has been renamed as Harcourt Butler Technical University Kanpur (HBTU Kanpur) by the Government of Uttar Pradesh under Act No. 11 of 2016. HBTU currently offers over 46 courses in six streams at the undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral levels.

The National Board of Accreditation (NBA) has certified all of the university’s courses. This entrance exam provides admission to UG, PG, and PhD courses such as MCA, MTech, MBA, BTech, PhD, and MSc. The four schools offer all courses: the School of Engineering, the School of Chemical Technology, the School of Basic and Applied Sciences, and the School of Humanities and Social Sciences. Read on to know more about HBTI Govt Colleges.

Harcourt Butler Technical University (HBTU) Overview

Before we begin our detailed HBTI govt college review, let us look at the major details of HBTU from the below table:

Established | Institute Type2016 | Government
Approved ByAll India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)
Affiliated toDr A. P. J. Abdul Kalam Technical University (AKTU)
Entrance ExamJEE / GATE / NIMCET
Courses OfferedUG, PG Courses and PhD courses
Popular CoursesEngineering and Technology
Application ModeOffline and Online
Admission CriteriaMerit-based and Entrance Test
Top RecruitersMicrosoft, Reliance Industries, TATA Motors, Samsung Engineering. etc
Campus Area348 Acres
Facilities AvailableComputer Centre, Central Library, Hostel, Auditorium, Guest House, Gymnasium, Incubation Centre, Bank.
Official Websitehbtu.ac.in/

HBTU Kanpur Courses

The college provides a variety of UG, PG, and PhD courses with a wide range of specialisations to choose from. Part-time M.Tech and PhD programmes are also available. For students interested in pursuing a PhD, sponsored courses are also available. The table below lists a few courses and their specialisations:

Course Specialisations Duration Eligibility Criteria
B.Tech. Chemical Engineering 4 years Candidates must have completed their 10+2 with 75% and qualified JEE Main.
Civil Engineering,
Information Technology
Electrical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Biochemical Technology
Oil Technology
Leather Technology
Plastics Technology
Computer and Science Engineering
Food Technology
Paint Technology
Electronics Engineering
M.Tech Chemical Engineering 2 years Candidates must have completed their 10+2 with Graduation and must have qualified GATE.
Computer-Aided Design
Environmental Science and Engineering
Electronics and Communication Engineering
Biochemical Engineering
Oil Technology
Food Technology.
MCA General 3 years Candidates must have completed their 10+2 and Graduation with 60%, and qualify for NIMCET.
MBA 2 years

Graduation with 60% aggregate

Entrance Exam: CAT

M.Sc 2 years

Graduation with 55% aggregate

Entrance Exam: IIT-JAM/ Internal entrance exam

PhD. Minimum 3 years

Candidates must have completed their 10+2+3 along with post-graduation in the required field.

Entrance Exam: UGC-NET/CSIR-NET/Internal entrance exam


The HBTU fees for some of the major courses are listed below:

Course NameYearly FeesTotal Fees
BE/ BTechRs 1.35 LakhsRs 5.40 Lakhs
BTech Lateral EntryRs 1.35 LakhsRs 5.40 Lakhs
MCARs 1.2 LakhsRs 2.40 Lakhs
ME/ MTechRs 1.2 LakhsRs 2.64 Lakhs
MBARs 1.2 LakhRs 2.40 Lakhs
PhDRs 65,000
MScRs 25,000Rs 45,000

Note- The above fee is taken from the official website and is subject to a 10% increase in each subsequent academic year.

HBTU Kanpur Rankings

Reputable National Agencies have consistently ranked the institute among the top engineering colleges. In the NIRF Engineering Ranking 2020, the Harcourt Butler Technological Institute is ranked at 166th position.

  • Ranked 25th for Engineering by India Today in 2019.
  • Ranked 30th by Composite Rank in 2019.
  • Ranked 25th by Outlook Magazine in 2018.

HBTU Kanpur Placement

The college offers the best placement opportunities to its students. Many companies visit campus for placement, including Samsung, Microsoft, Reliance Industries, OYO, Byjus, Asian Paints, IBM, TCS, Indigo Paints, TATA Motors, Hero Motocops, Axis Bank, Just Dial, Amazon, Snapdeal, and others. For students, the institute has its own Placement wing and training programmes. They are also available with a variety of internship programmes.

In 2020, the number of placement offers made to students decreased by one. The positives of the 2020 placement season were the highest package and total recruiters.

HBTI Govt Colleges Placement Statistics

The following are the placement statistics for the last two years:

% of Placement78.34%75.12 %
Total Offers Made313299
Total Recruiters6140
PPOs 9+
Highest CTC (in INR)Rs 37 LPARs 60 LPA
Average CTC (in INR)Rs 6.08 LPARs 7.18 LPA
Lowest CTC (in INR)Rs 3 LPARs 3.36 LPA
Median CTC (in INR)Rs 10 LPA

HBTI Contact Details

Harcourt Butler Technological University Kanpur
Nawabganj, Kanpur,
Uttar Pradesh 208002
Phone: 91-512-2534001-05
Email: vc@hbtu.ac.in, registrar@hbtu.ac.in
Website: hbtu.ac.in

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