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Heritage Institute of Technology

Founded in 2001, Heritage Institute of Technology (HIT) is located at Kolkata, West Bengal. It was established under Kalyan Bharti Trust, a public charitable foundation. Heritage Institute of Technology is an autonomous institute which is affiliated to Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology (MAKAUT), which was formerly known as West Bengal University of Technology (WBUT). It is accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) and National Board of Accreditation (NBA) and is approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE).

The campus of the institute is built in a tranquil surrounding with a backdrop of lush greenery, with classrooms are fitted with LCD projectors. It provides all the basic amenities such as its own electricity generator with two transformers, health care facility, computer centre, banks, postal facility, fire-fighting equipment, cafeteria, etc. It also houses common rooms (separately for boys and girls) equipped with indoor games facilities, namely, Table Tennis, Carrom, Chess, etc. along with the outdoor games and sports such as cricket, football, volleyball, basketball, golf, etc.

Heritage Institute of Technology conducts various workshops and seminars to provide exposure to the students. It also facilitates industrial visits to make them industry-ready. To combat anxiety, depression or any psychological relates issues and to make the best of their learning environment, the institute has set up its own counselling cell so that students can come for counselling whenever they feel related to any academic, personal or career related problems.

The institute has received the ‘Most Preferred Engineering Institute of 2020’ award from ASSOCHAM and was ranked at 150th position under Engineering category by the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) in 2019.

Heritage Institute of Technology Highlights

The major highlights of Heritage Institute of Technology are tabulated below:

Year of establishment 2001
Institute type Private
Location Kolkata
International collaboration -       University of Massachusetts, Lowell

-        New Jersey Institute of Technology, USA

-       College of Natural Science-Sungkyunkwan University, Korea

-        University of Sussex UK

Flagship course BTech
Affiliation Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology (MAKAUT)
Accreditation -          NBA

-          NAAC

Approval AICTE
Gender intake Co-ed
Accepted entrance exam PGET/ JEE Main/ JECA
Application mode Online and offline
Number of courses offered 16 across 2 streams
Official website www.heritageit.edu


Heritage Institute of Technology Courses

Heritage Institute of Technology offers over 15 courses in the field of Engineering and Information Technology with diverse specialisations. BTech, a four-year programme, is the flagship course of this institute. The duration of PG programmes, namely, MTech and MCA is two and three years, respectively. An overview of all the programmes offered at Heritage Institute of Technology courses, along with their eligibility criteria and fees is provided in the table below:

Course Eligibility Criteria Total Fee (in Rs lakh)

-       Applied Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering

-       Chemical Engineering

-       Computer Science and

-       Electronics and Communication Engineering

-       Mechanical Engineering

-       Biotechnology

-       Civil Engineering

-       Electrical Engineering

-       Information Technology

Qualifying exams: WBJEE/ JEE Main


A pass in Class 12 from a recognised board


-      Electronics and Communication Engineering

-      Computer Science & Engineering

-      Biotechnology

-      Applied Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering

-      VLSI

-      Renewable Energy

Qualifying exams: PGET/ GATE

A pass in bachelor’s degree in Engineering/ Technology or Equivalent

2-2.4 (depending on the specialisation)
MCA Qualifying exam: JECA

Minimum of 50% aggregate in bachelor's degree with Mathematics as one of the compulsory subjects in Class 12 or at graduate level



Contact Information

Chowbaga Rd, Anandapur, Mundapara, Kolkata, West Bengal 700107

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