Roorkee Education Hub
Roorkee in the World
Roorkee engineers have been responsible for much of the design of India & abroad great buildings, bridges, tunnels, and monuments. The city’s original subway system and street grid were designed by Roorkeeians.
- Haridwar University (Formerly Roorkee College of Engineering) IS A LEADING INTERNATIONAL COLLEGE IN THE HEART OF THE WORLD’S MOST INTERNATIONAL CITY.ROORKEE IS AN EDUCATIONAL AND INDUSTRIAL HUB.
- Roorkee is a global leader in technical education because of its ability to attract highly accomplished students and scholars from around the world. Roorkee is spread over a flat terrain with the Himalayas to the east and north-east. Roorkee lies on the banks of historical Ganges canal. Roorkee Cantonment is known as one of the countries oldest and the headquarters of Bengal Engineer Group since 1853. Roorkee is well connected through Indian Railways and National Highways by Govt. and private buses all near states like New Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal, Bihar, Jammu & Kashmir etc. HU situated in front of a quiet, panoramic location near the historic Ganga just close to Haridwar the gate way of divine places.
- Roorkee has the glorious distinction of being the fountainhead of engineering education in India. It is well known for its contribution in evolution of the modern technology by starting Roorkee College in 1847. Col. P.T. Cautley, an officer in the British Army, was most instrumental in constructing the canal. According to Dept. of Hydrology the canal, this is still considered as a marvel of engineering in the Asia, was built in 1853.
- Currently Roorkee is bejewelled by many premier institutions of international significance like Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee (formerly known as Thomson College of Civil Engineering), Central Building Research Institute, Irrigation Research Institute, and National Institute of Hydrology & Alternate Hydro Energy Centre.
- Roorkee is a beautiful city that comes under Haridwar district of Uttarakhand, the state of India. The city lies on the banks of historical Ganges canal and well connected through Air, Indian Railways and National Highway all near states like New Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir etc. At the gateway of Haridwar and several other holy shrines of India like Haridwar, Rishikesh, Jim Corbett National Park, Mussoorie, Nainital, , Kedarnath, , Lansdowne, , Ranikhet, Haldwani and many tourism places are etc.
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- HU situated in front of a quiet, panoramic location near the historic Ganga just close to Haridwar the gate way of divine places. River Ganga floats in fronts of college which spawn positive gesture in brain by which student are gainers of creativity. HU combines the best of teaching with practical, future focused learning, enjoy Internship opportunities and the flexibility of choosing a degree that Crosses many study areas and suits all of your passions. Our staff and students work together to solve real-world problems and improve lives. We look at challenges from all angles, uniting expertise and insights across multiple disciplines to translate research into real action.
- Our academic area aims to develop graduates who are knowledgeable and skills, who will be sought- after by employers and become active global citizen. Our campus is global –not only in terms of the students who come to HU from all over the country, but also in terms of the community of academicians and industry experts we attract. All our teaching apace is equipped with state-of-the-art technology to deliver a 21st century teaching experience and prepare you for the world of work. Our learning Resource is fully equipped to give you access to world class learning resources giving you the best possible support for your studies. Our community is diverse and exciting and so is our teaching. We help every student not just survive, but thrive in today’s increasingly interconnected world. The students from countries like Nepal & Bangladesh have already been Studying in our college since its inception that bags a lucrative credit of the global level for the college. . Our B. Sc. (Agriculture and forestry) and B.Com (CFA) course is affiliated with Sri Dev Suman University Uttarakhand and runs under Roorkee College, Roorkee.
- HU emphasizes on industrial exposure to students as the major driving force for imparting technical skills to the students for their bright professional career. At a radius of 25KM of College, there is an investment of approximately one lac crore from manufacturing units of India’s gigantic corporate like Mahindra &Mahindra, Exide, Hero Moto Corp, Eveready, Rock man, Hema Engineering, Lumax, Munjal Auto, Asahi Glass. Birla Tyres, Gold Plus, JK Tyres, Hindustan Unilever, Ambuja Cement & many more As opportunity for industrial exposure to the students.
Guiding this core value system at the institute is a leadership that believes in the universalization of education for humanity. Haridwar University (Formerly Roorkee College of Engineering) (HU) follows a holistic approach which transforms the students into new generation citizens with vision, a deep sense of moral and ethical values and social responsibilities.