THDC Institute of Hydropower Engineering and Technology is a newly established (in Aug 2011) first constituent institute of Uttarakhand Technical University with the aim of becoming a world class comprehensive institute with mission of high-quality undergraduate
programs and high caliber research development in cutting-edge areas. The institute is situated at B. Puram, Tehri, approximately 150 km from capital city – Dehradun on beautiful site of THDC project.
The institute believes that learning occurs in both the classroom and the laboratory. Therefore, the curriculum of UG programs having various practical based courses in every Semester. This allows students to experience first-hand, the joys
and challenges of research knowledge. The institute offers following UG programs: B.Tech Mechanical Engineering; B.Tech Civil Engineering; B.Tech Electrical Engineering; B.Tech Electronics and Communication Engineering; and B.Tech Computer
In the institute, students can learn in a borderless and barrier-free environment. All the class rooms with LCDs, laboratories, instrument rooms, and library are well established. The teaching of all theory courses in combination of power
Point and traditional presentations. Internet facility is available to all the students’ and faculties. The institute is recruiting highly qualified faculty members from reputed institute/university preferably IITs/NITs/world class university
with good academic and research experiences to maintain the higher status of the institutions. The institute conducts the regular student development programs, guest seminars/lectures, faculty development programs and motivates the students
to participate the summer training programs.
The institute is working on to arrange the national conferences/workshops, national/international university/institute tie-up for the growth of students’ and faculty knowledge. The institute thus aims to produce under graduates with a solid
theoretical and practical foundation in science and engineering backed by excellent research experience who can thrive in a research and innovation intensive environment.