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HP University Shimla B. Tech Admissions 2018

HPU announces B Tech in Information Technology - IT & Computer Science Engineering - CSE Admissions 2018

HP University Shimla B. Tech (IT/CSE) Admissions 2018- Himachal Pradesh University (HPU), Shimla has released the application form for admission to Bachelor of Technology (Information Technology - IT & Computer Science Engineering - CSE) (Fresh Entry and Lateral Entry) at HPU, Shimla for the academic year 2018-19

Also See: Engineering Entrance Exams 2019

Important Dates

  • Date of activation of online submission form (Fresh entry & Lateral entry): 20th March 2018
  • Last Date of submission of application form 19th May 2018
  • Last date of correction in application form 22nd May 2018
  • Last Date for submission of PDF of application form in UIIT office: 25th May 2018
  • Activation of downloadable Admit Card: 28th May 2018
  • Date of Entrance test for Fresh entry: 03rd June 2018
  • Date of Declaration of Entrance Exam Result: 14th June 2018
  • Display of Counseling Schedule on UIIT website for fresh entry: 27th June 2018
  • Date of First counseling for fresh entry: 02nd July 2018
  • Date of counseling for Lateral entry: 23rd July 2018
  • Date of Commencement of Classes (for all semesters): 01st August 2018
  • Last date of admission: 18th August 2018
  • Last date of admission (with permission of Hon’ble Vice-Chancellor): 31st August 2018
Courses Offered
  • The University Institute of Information Technology (UIIT) imparts instructions for Bachelor of Technology in Information Technology & Bachelor of Technology in Computer Science Engineering

Duration of Courses

  • The duration of B. Tech. Course in Information Technology and Computer Science Engineering shall be of 4years spread over 8 Semesters on full time basis for fresh entry candidates and be of 6 Semesters for LateralEntry candidates (admitted directly in 2nd year)

Seats Intake

Fresh Entry (1st Semester)

  • For Student Intake - 60+6*+ 2** + 3* + 2$ + 10 (for each branch)

Basis of Admission

  • For admission to all seats, a CET will be conducted by the University
  • Separate Merit lists for HIMACHALI candidates (passing 10+2 from schools within HPU) and ALL INDIA candidates (Open to all Candidates) will be prepared

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  • 06 Seats are 10% of the sanctioned intake approved by the AICTE for the current year inB. Tech. IT & CSE each, over and above, to provide concession/program fee waiver for - Women,Economically Weaker Section & Physically Challenged meritorious students in the respective ratio of 2:3:1 as per AICTE norms
  • 02 seats over & above is reserved for Single Girl Child (only child of parents, that too a girl)
  • 03 Seats over and above are reserved for the wards of HPU Employee
  • 10 seats over and above allotted for foreign students sponsored by the ICCR

Lateral Entry (3rd Semester)

  • For Student Intake -06** + any seat (s) remaining vacant at the level of 2nd year for each branch

Basis of Admission

  • For admission in Lateral Entry Scheme, a joint merit list will be drawn from the eligible candidates as mentioned in eligibility for Lateral entry


  • 06 Seats are 10% of the sanctioned intake of the first year in B. Tech. (IT & CSE)over and above. Out of the allowed intake of 10% of the sanctioned seat under the lateral entry scheme, 1 seatime. 20% of this intake be admitted under the category of sponsored candidate

Reservation of Seats

  • 15% and 7.5% of the seats shall be reserved for SC/ST candidates, respectively; further 3% of total seats are reserved for Physically Challenged (PC)
  • Physically Challenged candidates will have to produce a certificate of minimum disability of 40% (issued by competent authority)
  • The seats reserved for SC/ST & PC categories i.e. (22% + 7.5% + 3% = 25.5%) shall be filled as under:
  • 40% of the seats for admission shall be open for all the candidates irrespective of the institution from where they have passed their qualifying exam
  • 60% of the seats shall be filled out of the candidates who have passed their qualifying exam (10+2) from schools located within HP
  • The remaining 74.5% seats (100% - 25.5%) shall be filled as under:
  • 40% of the seats shall be open for all the candidates irrespective of the institution from where they have passed their qualifying exam
  • 60% of the seats shall be filled out of the candidates who have passed their qualifying exam (10+2) from schools located within H.P

Eligibility Criteria

Fresh Entry to 1st Year

  • Eligibility is 10+2 examor equivalent, passed with Physics, Mathematics and any one ofthe other elective subjects of a Board/University established by law in India with 50% marks orequivalent grade
  • For SC/ST candidate's eligibility will be 45% marks or equivalent grades
  • In case of candidates studying in University/Board/College or School in a foreign country, theeligibility/qualifying examwill be the same as recognized equivalent to 10+2 by the University orthe Association of Indian Universities with 50% marks in three subjects
  • ForSC/ST candidates, eligibility will be 45% marks or equivalent grades
  • Candidate should not be, more than twenty-two years (22) in age as on 1st July of the year ofadmission

Lateral Entry

  • For being eligible to seek admission to an Engineering Degree Programat the second year/thirdsemester level, through lateral entry scheme, a candidate must fulfill any one of the following conditions:
  • Should have acquired a diploma of 3 years in IT or CSE or ECE (after 10+2 or matriculation)preferably from Himachal Pradesh State Board of Technical Education or equivalent with minimum of60% marks in aggregate from institute preferably located in H.P
  • Must have passed the Bachelor’s Degree in Science (B.Sc.), with Mathematics and Physics as subjectsand minimum of 60% marks in aggregate from HPU or any otherrecognized University/Institutions located in preferably Himachal Pradesh
  • A candidate seeking admission under sponsored category under the lateral entry scheme should havesame eligibility as given in (a) or (b) above. The candidate should have minimum of 3-years-experience ofworking in Govt. Sector /Public Sector Units /Industry related to Information Technology/Computer Science Engineering
  • Candidates are required to produce the experience certificate fromthe employer along with (i) requisite leave of 3 years, (ii) salary statement/ at the time counselling

Fee Details

  • Tuition Fees (Per Semester) - Rs.45000/-

On Admission

  • Laboratory Security (Refundable*) Rs.10000/-; Library Security (Refundable*) Rs.2000/-; Admission Fee Rs.1500/-

Annual Charges

  • Continuation fee Rs.1000/-; Sports fee Rs.500/-; Medical Fee 100/-; Holiday Home Fee Rs.25/-; Students Aid fund Rs.10/-; Youth Welfare Fund Rs.15/-; Identity Card Fee (to be paid in UIIT Fund) Rs.100/-; House/ Sessional Exam fee (per Semester) Rs.500/-; Breakage Fee (to be paid in UIIT Fund) Rs.500/-; Magazine Fee Rs.500/-; Annual function Charges Rs.1500/-; Cultural Activity Fund Rs.1000/-; Common Room Charges Rs.100/-; Placement Brochure and CD Fee Rs.300/-; Development Fee (As approved by AICTE) Rs.4000/-; Insurance for students (As per AICTE requirements) Rs.115/-

Semester Charges

  • Dilapidation Fee Rs.600/-; Amalgamated Fund Rs.1500/-; Population/Education Club Fee Rs.6.00 and UIIT Infrastructure Development Fund Rs.1000/-

Exam Fee

  • Exam Fee Per Semester (to be paid before the exams as per University Schedule or as per University decisions from time to time) - Rs.2000/-

University Registration Fee

  • To be paid at the time of registration process Rs.200/- & 400/-

Important Notes

  • In case the fee is not deposited till the due date, late fee of Rs.1000/- for first week &Rs.5000/- for next fifteen days and failing which the name of the student will be automaticallystruck off from the rolls of UIIT
Entrance Exam Scheme (Fresh Entry to 1st Year)
  • Candidates fulfilling the eligibility criteria will be called for common Entrance Examination for B. Tech (IT/CSE). The Entrance Examwill consist of two papers, each of two hours duration
  • In each paper,candidate will be required to answer 100 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) as detailed below


  • Physics - 50 MCQ
  • Mathematics - 50 MCQ


  • Aptitude Test with Logical Reasoning - 40 MCQ
  • IT related GK - 40 MCQ
  • IT English (Language) - 20 MCQ
Exam Centres
  • There will be four examination centers for the Entrance Test, two in Himachal Pradesh and two outside H.P.
  • Himachal Pradesh (Shimla, Dharamshala)
  • Outside Himachal Pradesh (Chandigarh, Delhi)
Admit Card
  • Admit cards for appearing in the entrance examwill be generated online only, to thosecandidates who have submitted their online application forms complete in all respect before or by thelast date as notified by the University
  • Online Admit cards to such candidates will be activated after 27thMay 2018 and candidates are advices to download the same after logging in to the online registrationaccount created during the online submission of application
  • So, candidates are advised not to forgettheir registration ID and password of account created for online application
  • No separate admitcard will be issued to the candidates from UIIT. Without the valid admit card, candidate will not beallowed to enter the examhall

Application Procedure

  • All the applicants are advised to read the Prospectus/information brochure of University Institute of Information Technology, H.P University, Shimla-171005 in pdf format available on www.hpuiitshimla.org or www.uuit.ac.in&www.hpuniv.in, carefully and also ensure their eligibility in terms of the conditions/provisions mentioned in the information brochure
  • Please read these instructions carefully before proceeding with the ONLINE filling of B.Tech (IT/CSE) Entrance Application Form 2018

Submission of Application Form

  • There is a separate, application form for lateral Entry into the B.Tech (IT/CSE) 2nd year; the lateral entry candidates are not required to fill online application form
  • They are advised to download the PDF format of application form for lateral entry scheme from UIIT website www.hpuiitshimla.org or www.hpuniv.in
  • Fill the form with the help of blue or black ball point pen and also attach two latest passport size photographs, attested copies of the certificate of Matric for verification of Age, Result card/Marks card of qualifying examination i.e. Diploma and SC/ST/PC Category certificate with this form, one stamped (ready for registered post) self-addressed envelope of size 9''x 4'' and a bank draft of Rs.1000/- in favour of Director UIIT, H.P. University Shimla-171005
  • If you are applying under Sponsored Category, attach Sponsorship Certificate and NOC from the employer
  • All the above enclosures should be enclosed in an envelope and same be submitted by post or by hand to "The Director, University Institute of Information Technology, Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Bhawan, (II-Basement), Himachal Pradesh University,Summer Hill, Shimla, H.P.-171005"
  • Application Form for lateral entry can be downloaded from UIIT website www.hpuiitshimla.org or www.uuit.ac.in

HPU Shimla

 Email director@hpuiitshimla.org, Website www.hpuiitshimla.org or www.hpuniv.in


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