HIET – Polytechnic College, Chennai

HIET Polytechnic College in Chennai is a pioneer in providing diploma engineering education in Chennai since its establishment in 1979. The institution offers diploma programs in various engineering disciplines, including Automobile engineering, Mechanical engineering, Computer Engineering and Electrical & Electronics engineering affiliated to Directorate of Technical Education (DoTE), Government of Tamil Nadu and accredited by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE).

Over the years, the institution has earned a reputation as one of the most respected polytechnic colleges in the region.

Sl. No. Name of the course (Three year full time) Approved Intake Approval Details
1. Diploma in Automobile Engineering (DAE) 30 GO-MS No:536 Date: 05.04.1979
F.No. 730-52-140/RC/94
Date: 04.05.1995
2. Diploma in Computer Engineering (DCE) 60 F.No. TN-89-058/DIP/2004/4875
Date: 05.06.2004
3. Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (DME) 30 F.No. Southern/1-1507649248/2013/EOA
Date: 10.04.2013
4. Diploma in Electrical & Electronics Engineering (DEEE) 30 F.No. Southern/1-1507649248/2013/EOA
Date: 10.04.2013


Candidates should have passed SSLC/10th Standard or any other equivalent examination approved by the DOTE, Government of Tamil Nadu. The qualifications prescribed above are based on the educational system prevailing in Tamil Nadu. Hence, candidates who have studied in other states are liable to satisfy these minimum requirements, irrespective of the rules prevailing in their states. No relaxation in qualifications shall be permitted and admissions are subject to the approval of the Directorate of Technical Education, Government of Tamil Nadu.

Special Note

Under the ‘Lateral Entry Scheme’, a few seats for candidates each from +2 (academic and vocational) and 10th with 2years ITI in the relevant trade are available for direct admission to 2nd year of the course.