- About International Affairs
- Vision & Mission
- Strategic Alliances
- Student Exchange Program
- Student Abroad Program (SAP)
- International Programmes
- International Students Admission
- International Events & Visits
The Office of International Affairs (OIA) has been established with a goal of enhancing the quality of education and research and their service to societyby creating an ecosystem for learning and world class research. It helps in developing national and international collaboration and strategic partnership.The office of International Affairs is headed by Director (International Affairs) and coordinates the university's wide-ranging international activities such as
- Recruitment of international students and faculty
- Encouraging study abroad
- Fostering international exchange and collaboration.
OIAstrives to enable our students to gain international exposure through semester exchange, study abroad, summer program etc., help the international students to have successful academic, cultural and personal experiences while studying at the university and facilitate joint research.
“To enhance the quality of education and research for all students and staff and to make a meaningful contribution to society”
To broaden the academic experiences of students and academic staff through
- Education partnerships between institutions regionally and internationally
- Recruitment of international students and faculty
- Promoting joint academic programmeswith strategic partner universities
- Establishing bilateral and multilateral exchange programmes
Office of International Affairscoordinates all activities related to international cooperation and provides the following services:
- Managing existing collaboration and seeking new partnerships
- Draft and negotiate international cooperation agreements
- Participate in international educational meetings and forums
- Provide assistance to foreign students admitted to HITS
- Disseminate Information about the different international programs such as semester exchange, cultural exchange, summer program, internship, research work ,higher studies abroad, twinning programmes, scholorships, etc.
- Promote and handle student and teacher mobility to and from foreign institutions
Over the past decade, Hindustan Institute of Technology and Science has established partnership with more than 90 reputed universities across the globe.
The establishment of these partnerships is in line with institution’s strategy to provide world class quality education of international standards and global outreach.
The objectives of these partnerships is to provide international and intercultural experience to the students and faculty and to enhance the quality of education and research by establishing
- Multicultural campus –International Students and Faculty
- Student and Staff exchange
- Peer evaluation of study programmes for quality assurance and development
- Guest Lectures, Seminars and workshops by International Faculty
- Twinning/Transfer programmes
- Summer and Winter programmes, internships and projects abroad
- PhD co-supervision arrangements
- Collaborative and strategic research initiatives
- Strategic platforms to attract external funding
Membership in International Bodies
HITS is member of various International bodies to facilitate multilateral partnerships
- Association of Commonwealth Universities
- Association of Universities of Asia and Pacific
- World Technology Universities Network
|Active Member of Association of Indian Universities (AIU), a registered society under the Society Registration Act, 1860 with membership of Indian Universities.|
|Association of Commonwealth Universities -The Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) is the world's first international university network, established in 1913. A UK-registered charity, the ACU has more than 500 member institutions in over 50 countries. ACU brings together many of the most prestigious and well-funded universities internationally with relatively new institutions in some of the world’s least developed countries. HITS are an active member of ACU and have been participating in several activities of ACU.|
|Active member of World Technology Universities Network|
|Active member of Association of Universities of Asia and the Pacific.|
|Active member of Association of BRICS Business Schools.|
|Active member in Association of International Educators – NAFSA.|
|Active member of Erasmus Programme (EuRopean Community Action Scheme for the Mobility of University Students), a European Union (EU) student exchange programme established in 1987.|
|Active member of Mevlana Exchange Programme aimingat the exchange of students and staff between the Turkish and higher education institutions abroad.|
Student Exchange Program
The Student Exchange Program (SEP) of Hindustan Institute of Technology & Science (Hindustan Institute of Technology and Science) reveals commitment to global education, allowing our undergraduates and postgraduates to spend a semester or two at an overseas partner university, earning credits towards their Hindustan Institute of Technology and Science degree. The overseas partners include over 90 leading universities from around the world. SEP is a chance for our students to experience student life in a foreign country and learn to be a global citizen. It is a good opportunity for students to pick up a new language, improve their language skills, absorb new cultures, broaden their social horizon, make new friends and enhance their knowledge and career options.
NOTE: SEP students DO NOT have to pay Tuition Fee to Partner University.
Student will bear all other expenses excluding Tuition Fee to Partner University.
StudentExchange Program - Outbound
Hindustan Institute of Technology & Science sends students to overseas partner universities to undergo short term study for one or two semesters. Students who want to study in partner universities of Hindustan Institute of Technology & Science under the Semester Exchange / Study abroad Program should meet the eligibility criteria for Partner University. Entry to individual subjects may be dependent on prerequisites and class limitations. English knowledge requirements specified by Partner University must be met. The students can enroll in courses for a maximum of 25 credits per semester.
The Students will be assessed as any full time student is assessed by Partner University and an official transcript will be issued indicating the credits earned and grade awarded.
Eligibility and Procedure
A student can pursue courses under Semester Exchange Program only inpartner universities with whom HITS has an exchange agreement.
HITS nominates students with minimum CGPA of 8and no arrears. One arrear in the last semester will be handled on a case by case basis.
Students can apply by submitting the following completed forms
- Preliminary application
- Student undertaking
- Parent consent form to Office of International Affairs after due permission from HOD.
Fix an appointment with Student Affairs officer at Office of International Affairs,4th Floor, Foundersblock for counselling session.
Partner University Application along with all required documents will be submitted by Office of International Affairs to Partner University for approval.
Upon receiving confirmation from Partner University, Selected students will be intimated to plan travel.
Student Exchange Program - Inbound
Hindustan Institute of Technology & Science accepts students from overseas partner universities to undergo short term study for one or two semesters, either during odd semester ( July to December) or even semester( January to May) under the Semester Exchange Program
Students who want to study in Hindustan Institute of Technology & Science under the Semester Exchange / Study abroad Program requires minimum CGPA of 7for entry. Entry to individual subjects may be dependent on prerequisites and class limitations.
English knowledge equivalent of IELTS 6/Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEF or CEFR) B1 is required. The students can enroll in courses for a maximum of 25 credits per semester.
The Students will be assessed as any full time student is assessed. There will be an end semester examination after which an official transcript will be issued indicating the credits earned and grade awarded.
Who can apply:
A student can pursue courses under Semester Exchange Program only if his/her home university has an exchange agreement with HITS.
Student from partner universities are requested to download application from the link
https://www.hindustanuniv.ac.in/formsdownload.php and submit completed application to email@example.com
Student Abroad Program (SAP)
Study Abroad Program - Outbound
Students of HITS can pursue a semester of studies in any of the international partner universities upon candidate approval by Partner University.
As there are no students exchanged as per MoU,student will be required to bear all expenses including tuition fee for the semester to Partner University
Study Abroad Program - Inbound
A student can pursue courses in HITS even if his / her home university does not have an agreement with HITS by additionally paying tuition fee to HITS in addition to living expenses
Students can apply directly to Hindustan Institute of Technology & Science by downloading the appropriate application from https://www.hindustanuniv.ac.in/formsdownload.php
International Exchange Program
International Summer Internship Program (ISIP) provides an exceptional opportunity for our students to combine high-quality learning with an unforgettable summer experience at an overseas partner institution.Usually ranges between 2 and 6 weeks.
While attending, students learn and live alongside other academic achievers from a range of cultures. They immerse themselves in a multicultural environment and gain insights into international cultures, experience a unique learning environment and enjoy the many pleasures of summer from around the world.
Students also get opportunity to work with an array of global partner organizations to gain valuable international work skills that meet their specified goals and career interests.
Cultural Immersion Program
Students travel abroad to participate in 2 weeks to one month cultural immersion programs. These are announced by partner universities/consultants every now and then.
This provides a wonderful opportunity for HITS students to interact with students from various countries, regions, backgrounds and cultures. They learn new languages, taste different cuisine and participate in workshops, group projects, sight-seeing and more.
These programs builds cultural awareness, independence, self-confidence and other life enriching skills that help participants to make smart choices.
Hindustan University organizes study tours to countries around the globe. The study tour provides a uniquely immersive international experience through visits to wide variety of industries and participation in workshops, sightseeing, country study, team-building exercise and cultural activities all in one!
The study tour usually lasts between 3days to one week but not limited.
Aeronautical and Aerospace students also participate in space camp tour and international aerospace events and competitions
Important International Events
Hindustan Institute of Technology and Science provides the following world class facilities and amenities that aid in promoting multicultural ambience :
- International Guest House
- International Hostel
- Multi-Cuisine food courts
- Interaction with students/faculty of foreign universities
- 24/7 Health Centre
- Well-equippedGymnasiums and sports amenities
- State of art laboratory facilities and Library
- Support Mechanisms