Thapar University
Nurturing Minds - Shaping Future

Globally ranked, international partnerships and more - This is the old yet new Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology.

It has been a year of milestones and achievements! Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology ranks in the prestigious Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2018, the QS BRICS University Rankings 2018, and the QS Asia University Rankings 2018 - scoring an impressive hat-trick. Our accreditations include National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) UGC; ABET; and National Board of Accreditation (NBA). Established in 1956, with the then Indian President Dr. Rajendra Prasad inaugurating the institution, the quality of our curriculum, courses, teaching pedagogy, faculty and infrastructure remains unparalleled. Every year, thousands of young minds graduate and go on to excel in India and overseas. Our alumni shine in amazing diverse fields - from business and industry, administrative and regulatory services, start-ups, IT and Automation, biotechnology, research and education, to social and not-for-profit organizations.

Alumni Speaks
Rakesh Anand

Commodore Rakesh Anand, Chairman & MD, Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Ltd., gets nostalgic about his #TU days, while sharing thoughts on being awarded with the Distinguished Alumni Award, during the University's 31st Convocation.

Mr. Rajesh Uppal

Mr. Rajesh Uppal, Executive Director, IT and Education & Training, Maruti Suzuki India Ltd., a TIET alumnus talks about the strong foundation Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology provides to its students.

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Designed by Mccullough-Mulvin Architects and built as per the international standards, our modern infrastructure provides comfort, convenience and perfect learning environment to every dreamer at Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology.

New Men building

New Men’s Residences

New Women Building

New Women’s Residences

News in focus

They say 'what's in a name', we say, identity, character, and integrity.


This is to bring to your notice that Thapar University will now be known as Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology (Deemed to be University) for all future references. It’s just the name that has changed, our values, ethics and zeal to excel remains the same, forever.

Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology signs agreement with UNSW Sydney

Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology signed an agreement with UNSW Sydney, that will enable TIET students of Electronics Engineering to join an international programme and learn from the best international faculty.

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TIET signs an MOU with Tata

Promoting collaboration in areas of academics, training and employment; TIET recently announced signing an MoU with Tata Motors. A great move that will mutually benefit both entities.

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ABET Accreditation

Our B.E. Civil & Electronics Engineering programmes have been awarded the prestigious ABET Accreditation; in addition to the Mechanical Engineering programme accredited last year.


Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology signs agreement with Tel Aviv University

Globally ranked Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology signs a comprehensive institutional agreement with Israel's Tel Aviv University - this is in line with our strategic vision of international partnerships to enhance quality and reach.

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QS Asia Ranking 2018

Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology ranks among the top varsities in the prestigious QS BRICS University Rankings 2018. IIT Delhi, IIT Kharagpur, and BITS Pilani are some of the other best universities from India listed in the best Universities in BRICS.

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31st Convocation

1,731 degrees were conferred at Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology's 31st Convocation. These included 73 PhD, 693 Masters in Engineering, Sciences, Humanities and Management, and 961 Bachelors in Engineering degrees.

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Saturnalia 2017

Saturnalia, Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology's annual Techno-Cultural Festival, was a 3-day extravaganza – packed with a plethora of exciting events like comedy, fashion, live poetry, creative writing workshop, and much more!

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International Guidance

Our partnerships and collaborations with universities across the globe focus on strategies to deliver a research inspired, outcome based educational experience to the students at all levels. Here are a few of our visiting faculties.

(Dr. Olga Belousova Entrepreneurship University of Groningen, Netherlands), (Dr. Gerhard Fatzer Change Management MIT Sloan School of Management and IEDC Bled School of Management), (Dr. Aard Groen Knowledge Intensive Entrepreneurship University of Twente, Netherlands)
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Upcoming Events

URJA 2018: A National Level Sports Extravaganza that brings together the best talent in the country!

URJA 2018

IZHAAR 2018: The inter year cultural festival that showcases the different shades of our multi-talented students!

Admissions MBA 2018, Your journey to success, Apply now





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