Private, Estb. - 2004
Accredicted - AICTE
Affiliated - Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology
HOOGHLY ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY COLLEGE (HETC) is a Degree Engineering College, run by Hooghly Engineering & Technology College Society, a non-profit making Organization engaged in the promotion of Technical Education amongst the students and the dissemination of scientific knowledge in the Society A good number of eminent social workers, educationists, public men are directly involved in the Management of the Society. Hooghly Engineering & Technology College has set from the very beginning, as its goal, quality technical education, which endeavors to achieve high levels of academic excellence. It is planned in such a way that a student can get all facilities and help to reach his destination.
Though a non-residential institute, HETC provides well organised hostel facilities for both girls and boys separately. The girls' hostel is within the college campus. A new hostel building with all amenities is ready to accommodate male students at our second campus near Bandel Railway Station. Both the hostels are well furnished and equipped with generators and safe drinking water.
A well-equipped library is the most basic need for any aspiring student. HETC can boast of possessing a library with a building (and a large water body) about 8000 books both text & reference which caters to the needs of the students, faculties & other staffs. These necessities are complemented by a wide selection of periodicals, magazines & newspapers. Access to current journals and textbooks are available online at the library. A good number of technology journals are provided for the constant update of the students and faculty about the latest developments in the field of science and technology.
Training & Placement Cell
The Cell arranges vocational & need based curriculum training for students in industries for 4-6 weeks at the end of the 4th semester and 6th semester. The students of the college undergo their training at various prestigious organizations like VECC, Air India, Doordarshan, BSNL, DRDO, WBPDCL, WBSEDCL, ER, NTPC, DVC, CLW, Simplex, Bridge & Roof, KMDA, Shapoorji & Pallonji, Gannon Dunkerley.