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B.Tech Admission 2020 at Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla, Dates, fees

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HPU Shimla B.Tech Admission 2020 - Himachal Pradesh University (HPU), Shimla has released the application form for admission to B.Tech and B.Tech (Lateral Entry) at University Institute of Information Technology (UIIT), Shimla for the academic year 2020-21. Interested candidates can apply online till June 15, 2020.

Check out for more details on HPU Shimla B.Tech Admission 2020 such as application process, eligibility criteria, application fees and more from the page below.

Program offered


B.Tech (Civil, CSE, IT ,Electrical, ECE)


B.Tech Lateral Entry - (Civil, CSE, IT, Electrical ,ECE)

HPU Shimla B.Tech Admission 2020 Important Dates

Date of activation of online application form (Fresh entry & Lateral entry)

12th May 2020

Last Date of submission of online application form

15th June 2020

Last date of correction in application form

03rd July 2020

Last Date for submission of print out of application form in UIT office

10th July 2020

Activation of downloadable Admit Card

 will be announced

Date of Entrance test  (Fresh entry & Lateral entry)

 will be announced

Date of Declaration of Entrance Exam Result

 will be announced

Eligibility Criteria for HPU Shimla B.Tech Admission 2020

For Fresh Entry to B. Tech. 1st year (IT/CSE/CE/EE/ECE):

Education Qualifications


10+2 examination or equivalent, passed with Physics, Mathematics and any one of the other elective subjects of a Board/University established by law in India with 50% marks or equivalent grade. For SC/ST candidate's eligibility will be 45% marks or equivalent

In case of candidates studying in University/Board/College or School in a foreign country, the eligibility/qualifying examination will be the same as recognized equivalent to 10+2 by the University or the Association of Indian Universities with 50% marks in three subjects as detailed above in (a). For SC/ST candidates, eligibility will be 45% marks or equivalent

Age Limit

The candidate should not be, more than twenty-two years (22) in age as on 1st July of the year of

For Lateral Entry to B. Tech. 2nd year (IT/CSE/CE/EE/ECE):

Education Qualifications

Should have acquired a diploma of 3 years in respective branch (IT/CSE/CE/EE/ECE) (after 10+2 or matriculation) or equivalent branch (IT, CSE & ECE are equivalent to each other), preferably from Himachal Pradesh State Board of Technical Education or equivalent with minimum of 60% marks in aggregate from institute preferably located in H.P.

Must have passed the Bachelor Degree in Science (B.Sc.), with Mathematics and Physics as subjects and minimum of 60% marks in aggregate from Himachal Pradesh University or any other recognized University/Institutions located in preferably Himachal Pradesh.

A candidate seeking admission under a sponsored category under the lateral entry scheme should have the same eligibility mentioned above. The candidate should have a minimum of 3 years experience of working in Government sector/Public Sector Units /Industry related to Information Technology/Computer Science Engineering/Electronics and CommunicationEngineering/Civil Engineering/Electrical Engineering, whichever is applicable for seeking admission in a branch concerned.


The candidates, who have appeared in the final year/semester, but their result of Degree/Diploma course is awaited, can also apply

HPU Shimla B.Tech Admission 2020 Application Process

  1. Eligible candidates can apply online through official website  http://www.hpuniv.ac.in/, www.uiit.ac.in
  1. Candidates have to fill the personal details, academic qualification, affix photo and signature and make the payment of the application fee.
  1. Before clicking on the program please click on the instructions for filling the online application form, a pdf file will be open kindly read carefully.

Application Fee

Application Fee


Mode of payment

Online through debit card, credit card, net banking

Admission Process

B. Tech. 1st year

For admission to all seats, a Common Entrance Test will be conducted by the University.

Separate merit lists for Himachali candidates ( passing 10+2 from schools within Himachal Pradesh) and All India candidates (Open to all Candidates) will be prepared.

Lateral Entry B. Tech. 2nd year

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

Exam Pattern (Fresh Entry to 1st year)

Type of questions

Multiple choice questions

Duration of exam

 3 hours

Total No. of Questions

100 MCQs

Total No. ofMarks

200 Marks


3 (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics)

Negative marking

There shall be negative marking and 25% of 2 that is ¼ of 2 = ½ mark will be deducted for each wrong answer

Exam Centers

Himachal Pradesh

Shimla, Dharamshala, Mandi & Hamirpur

Out of Himachal

Pradesh Chandigarh & Delhi

Admit Card

Admit cards for appearing in the entrance test will be generated online only, to those candidates who have submitted their online application forms complete in all respect before or by the last date as notified by the University.

Online Admit cards to such candidates will be activated as per dates scheduled and candidates are advised to download the same after logging in to the online registration account created during the online submission of application.

So, candidates are advised not to forget their registration ID and password of account created for online application.


For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website



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