Hirasugar Institute of Technology
Nidasoshi, Karnataka 591236, India
It was with the vision and foresight of His Holiness Sriman Niranjan Jagagdguru Pancham Shri Nijalingeshwar Mahaswamiji, the ninth pontiff of Shri Siddha Sousthan Math, Nidasoshi that Shri Jagadguru Pancham Nijalingeshwar (SJPN) Trust was founded in the year 1984 with the sole purpose of imparting technical education to the needy masses. The Siddha Sousthan Math, Nidasoshi is a holy shrine and has a glorious history of over 300 years. The religious tolerance and preaching of the Math has attracted a large number of devotees & disciples from the States of Karnataka, Goa, and Maharashtra.
The Management of the Trust is a benevolent body of individuals drawn from various walks of life. Eminent personalities from the society, politics, and service sector give the governing body a clear and practical perspective in managing the institution.
Bachelor of Engineering:
- Computer Science & Engineering
- Electronics & Communication Engineering
- Electrical & Electronics Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Thermal Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
Teaching is an interactive and enlightening experience between teachers and the students. This requires serene, and refreshing atmosphere. Our Campus meets these requirements more than the required.
The Institute provides separate hostel facility for boys and girls. Both boys (Capacity – 670) and girls (Capacity – 270) hostels are located within the Campus along with live-in designated Hostel Wardens. Delicious food with steam cooking facility is available to the in-mates on a dividing basis in a well maintained hygienic mess. Round the clock electricity and water facilities are provided.
Library being an important facility of the Institute has about 24,250 volumes covering all the four branches of engineering. About 80 National and International Technical Journals and periodicals are being subscribed. The library books are housed in two separate sections, one is the Lending Section and the other is Reference Section. Digital Library Section is available for advanced study. Book Bank facility is also available for the needy students.
Sports & Cultural Activities:
Keeping in mind the all-round development of the students ample opportunities are being provided to the students to exhibit their cultural talents and sports capabilities. The annual day which is celebrated every year sets the stage for the extraordinary students to showcase their talents. Like minded students are brought together under different clubs like music club, literary club, hobby club etc. The Institute has well maintained cricket and volleyball playgrounds along with athletic tracks. Facilities are available for indoor games like carrom, chess and table-tennis too. The Institute students have represented the University in various events and have brought many laurels to the Institution in zonal and State level competitions. Yoga and meditation classes are conducted for interested students.
The institute has a fleet of vehicles plying between Sankeshwar, a near by town at a distance of 7 km, and the Campus to help the students commute from various parts of this region.
Guest House Facility:
A separate Guest House ensures comfortable stay for parents/guardians during their visit to the Campus and the examiners during the University Examinations.
A bank counter, STD/ISD, Photocopying facility, and a Co-operative society function in the Campus to facilitate the comfortable stay of the students.
A separate gym with modern equipment is available in the Campus to ensure good health and happy being of the students.
Life @ HIT:
Spread over 48+ acres, the picturesque Campus boasts of having buildings with striking architectural beauty. With modern classrooms & laboratories, HIT gives the best opportunity for complete development of the students.
HIT has around 1200 students in the Campus with over 940 living in the Campus in the hostels. Students can avail various facilities in the Campus.
Sports & Clubs:
Students at HIT have access to all kinds of sports facilities like Cricket, Volleyball etc. to facilitate competing in the Zonal, State Level VTU competitions. There are few clubs formed by the students themselves which conduct many extra curricular activities.
The T & P Cell liaises with various industrial establishments, corporate houses etc. which conduct campus interviews and select graduating engineering students from all disciplines. The T & P Cell provides the infra-structural facilities to conduct group discussions, written tests and personal interviews besides catering to other logistics requirements.
The placement season runs through the course of the year commencing the last week of July through to March. Pre-Placement Talks are also conducted in this regard as per mutual convenience. Job offers, dates of interviews, selection of candidates etc. are announced through the Training & Placement Cell.
The T & P Cell is assisted by a committee comprising representatives of students from the different engineering streams. The committee evolves a broad policy framework every year besides a set of rules which are inviolable. Student members are closely co-opted in implementing these policy decisions.
The HIT Engineering Library has the distinction of being the fully automated College Library. All the processes and services are carried out using computers. Koha is the integrated software used in the library for its automated activities which also provide web OPAC all its users to search the books online.Internet services are provided as a part of this section. This section also provides many information services like new additions alert service, sending e-mail alerts to the newsgroup created from the members etc. The Library is also a member of DELNET. Members can access all the online databases of DELNET with the assigned user name and password (Available with Librarian).