Hillside College of Engineering
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Hillside College of Engineering

Balkumari, Koteshwar, Lalitpur
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In 2012, Hillside College of Engineering was founded by a collective of forward-thinking experts and educators specialized in engineering, science, and management. Their primary objective was to cater to the higher education requirements of the nation.

Salient Features

  • Utilizing cutting-edge technology to enhance the effectiveness of the teaching and learning process.
  • Incorporating exclusive project works and field visits to provide a more practical approach to education.
  • A well-established Research and Development Academy with multiple centers, fostering students' active involvement and delivering research-based education in Nepal.
  • Creating an excellent research environment through collaborations with leading research centers and industrial partners.
  • Dedicated teaching assistants to provide constant guidance to students, complementing the regular professors.
  • Organizing periodic interaction programs with researchers, research scientists, prominent academicians, industrialists, and entrepreneurs.
  • Equipping laboratories with state-of-the-art facilities.
  • Emphasizing research-based education and maintaining a modern teaching approach.
  • Providing practical-based education.
  • Being the first Engineering College affiliated with Purbanchal University to offer B.E. in Electrical Engineering.
  • Establishing a Career Counseling and Placement Cell for graduating students.
  • Offering scholarships to deserving students following university and college guidelines.
  • Facilitating easy bank finance options.
  • Conveniently located for accessibility.

Student Grooming

Hillside College of Engineering exclusively focuses on educating and training students. The instructional strategies that complement lectures include field trips, laboratory work, the use of multimedia projectors, guest lectures, case study analysis, group discussions, core area seminars, group, and individual projects, and presentations, among many more. Developing a student's capacity in engineering abilities is the overarching goal. Our extensive world-class physical and online library books and periodicals provide further assistance for this.

National and International Exposure

HCE has established tight links with several national and international institutions and organizations in response to the demand for global exposure for ambitious graduates. To research career options in engineering, our students go to various locations and academic institutions around the country.

Job Placement

The way HCE educates its graduates to compete in the international labor market is unique. Counselors, university professionals, and placement firms provide specific workshops for HCE graduates on selecting the best candidates for job interviews and locating suitable positions. Industrial partners, engineering consultancies, corporations, hydropower companies, and recruiting firms occasionally visit the institution to find the right people. With many industrial partners, engineering consultancies, corporations, and hydropower firms where our graduates can be deployed, HCE has signed MOUs.

Admission Guidelines

Admission Procedure at Hillside College of Engineering 

  • Must pass entrance examination conducted by PU and
  • Must have completed I.Sc. or +2 (Science) or Diploma in Engineering (3 Years) with minimum C Grade in all Subject.
  • Must pass an interview session will be conducted by Hillside College of Engineering.

Required Documents

  • SEE Mark Sheet and Character Certificate
  • Intermediate Level Transcript, Provisional, Migration and Character Certificates
  • Citizenship Certificate
  • PP size photo 2 pcs


Hillside College of Engineering always supports deserving students by providing scholarships.

  • Scholarships will be given as per the rules of Purbanchal University for reserved quota and Entrance based merit quota.
  • Visit the link to download the Purbanchal University Scholarship : PU Act 2075 
  • Apart from the university scholarship, college also provides scholarship for students based on academic performance of semester result
  • An interview session will be conducted by Hillside College of Engineering.

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In 2012, a team of visionary professionals and educators in the fields of engineering, science, and management came together to establish Hillside College of Engineering. The college, affiliated with Purbanchal University, currently offers Bachelor Level courses in Civil Engineering and Electrical Engineering.

The primary mission of the college is to produce technically proficient engineering graduates. Moreover, the institution emphasizes research-based engineering education to ensure students acquire practical knowledge in their areas of interest during their academic journey.

Hillside College aims to serve as a stepping stone, supporting students in reaching their desired destinations.

Vision and Mission

Our vision is to achieve the highest levels of excellence in imparting Engineering Education and Technical Research.
To achieve our vision, the mission of the college is to foster the national development process through creation of a center of excellence in Engineering Education and Technical Research that is responsive to societal needs.


  1. To foster creative thinking, self motivated learning and promote research environments that can build strong educational foundation in engineering profession.
  2. To develop highly skilled, competent and confident engineering human capital who can cope with changing and ever challenging demand.
  3. To create technically qualified world-class professionals with social commitment through engineering courses conducted by high profile faculties, complemented with globally interactive learning processes and leading edge technology.
  4. To develop collaborative community in the college that achieves excellence in learning, innovation, discovery, and knowledge transfer.

Message from the Principal

Dilip Kumar Jha

Infrastructure development should be the top priority for the economy and improving the living standards of the people a developing nation like Nepal. Large numbers of engineering professionals are required to achieve the mission of developed Hillside College of Engineering was established to fulfill the emerging need of competent engineers. Currently, we have level program in Civil and Electrical Engineering. In future, we are planning to add more programs in Bachelor’s level and start master Level Programs in Engineering.

Strong motivation, hard work and dedication is essential from student side to be a competent engineer saleable in the nation and international market. The college will give highest priority on imparting quality education, which is our main motto. Heartily welcome to Hillside College of Engineering.

Er. Dilip Kumar Jha