University Institute of Information Technology (UIIT) is located on the campus of Himachal Pradesh University at Summer Hill, Shimla. This institute started functioning on 11th September 2000 through the orders of the Executive Council of Himachal Pradesh University after approval from All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE). Initially, it was started with a batch of 60 students for B. Tech. (Information Technology) whereas B. Tech. (Computer Science Engineering) had also been introduced in 2013 with an intake of 60 seats and, it now is well known established institute throughout not only in India but abroad also for its quality product.
UIIT is a leading self-financed government institute of North India. It offers an excellent learning environment amid the towering deodar trees with a unique blend of distinguished faculty, brilliant students and strong IT industry collaborations. Its new building "SILVER WOODS ESTATE" is situated amid rich flora and fauna, has been aesthetically planned and designed with excellent infrastructural facilities to offer a congenial environment for the students. The students here pursue their studies in a perfect serene and tranquil environment with beautiful and exquisite surroundings. It is the place where the students lay a strong foundation of their careers.
To be an academic and technical institution par excellence imparting knowledge to students in various branches of Science, Engineering and Technology maintaining a dynamic equilibrium with social, scientific, ecological and economic environment around and; striving continuously for excellence in education, research and technological services to mankind.
- To bring about a paradigm shift both in the theory and praxis of Science, Engineering & Technology
- To create manpower that can contribute for the technological backbone of not only Himachal Pradesh but that of India too
- To inculcate ethics and human values in the young budding professionals
- To encourage the students to evolve themselves for the betterment of mankind
"Eyes of Knowledge Seeth"