Hindusthan College of Engineering and Technology was started in the year 2000 by the great industrialist and philanthropist, Thiru.T.S.R.Khannaiyann. The primary objective of Hindusthan College of Engineering & Technology is to educate and prepare men and women for leadership in industry, government, and educational institutions; to advance the knowledge base of the engineering professions; and to influence the future directions of engineering education and practice. The College has well furnished classrooms, state-of- the-art laboratories, computer centres and a well-stocked library. Separate Hostels with all the modern amenities are provided for men and women. The campus consists of lush green lawns, a playground, GYM and also facilities for indoor games. A fleet of vehicle caters to the transport needs. HICET believes not only in educating the students, but also grooming characters, with moral and ethical values, thus building the nation. Since its inception, the college has been providing world-class facilities & infrastructure in education and learning. The emphasis is on transformational leadership rather than directional leadership. The aim is to establish new trends, introduce innovative training methodologies, and thus guide students towards the road to success. The educational programs in the college emphasize the understanding of fundamental principles and prepare an individual for a lifetime of learning and professional growth.