Salient Highlights of JUIT

Jaypee University of Information Technology (JUIT), Waknaghat, District Solan, H.P., at 115th All India Ranking by NIRF(MHRD) amongst all Engineering. Institutes of the country is located in the picturesque hills of Devbhoomi Himachal Pradesh. Established in 2002, it is the first State Private University of Himachal Pradesh and is privileged to have its Chancellor as the Governor of H.P. The university is approved by the University Grants Commission under section 2(f) of the UGC Act. It has been twice accredited by NAAC (2011 & 2017) and since inception has made significant contribution through excellence in academics and research. Some significant highlights of the university are:-
  • Ranked amongst Top Engineering Institutes/Universities nationally by NIRF (MHRD) since last five consecutive years.
  • Ranked No.14 by India Today under the category ‘Best technical University’ in 2019
  • Declared Best Private University of Himachal Pradesh by Dialogue India in 2019.
  • Most of the UG Programs of study are accredited by NBA
  • Academic Curricula is supported by NPTEL, Virtual Lab, e-Yantra Lab, Spoken Tutorial, IOT, IEEE Chapter, Computer Society of India Chapter.
  • Focus on creativity and innovation is hallmark of JUIT. It has Nine Patents to its credit.
  • The university has a Technology Incubation and Entrepreneurship Development Cell (TIEDC) financed under the Chief Minister's start-up schemes, Govt. of Himachal Pradesh.
  • Experienced faculty with more than 10 years academic experience and Doctorates from IITs/NIT/ reputed universities in India and abroad.
  • 21 International Conferences, 197 invited talks, 75 national workshops organized with around 5100+ delegates from around the world participating.
  • More than 3100 Research Publications and 65 Books.
  • 80 Research Grants from various Government Agencies.
  • Exclusive Placement Cell having excellent placement record of students with reputed multinationals like Amazon, Infosys, Cognizant, Wipro etc. Highest package 28 LPA with Amazon in 2020.
  • Selected students study 8th semester with internship at Universities of Florida, Nebraska, and South Dakota, USA.
  • Fully networked, vibrant, green and smart residential campus radiating youth power in multidimensional fields. The 13 Boys and One Girls hostel house approx 1800 students.
  • The academic curriculum and the co curricular activities are a perfect blend for total personality development of a student.
  • The Jaypee Youth Club (JYC) is an active student body which conducts a host of co-curricular, sports, cultural and technical activities for the students.
  • NCC for Girls and Boys adds an avenue for personality development of students.
  • 30 percent concession in Tuition Fees for wards of serving and retired armed forces & Para Military Force personnel in UG admissions. Additional 5 % (35 percent) to wards of war widows.
  • Lateral Entry in second year B. Tech for 3 year Diploma holders/ after B.Tech first year from other university.

University Authorities
Prof. Vinod Kumar, Vice Chancellor
Maj Gen Rakesh Bassi (Retd), Registrar and Dean of Students