HBTU-Harcourt Butler Technical University (Kanpur)

Nawabganj, Kanpur, U.P, India - 208002

Academic Excellence

Located in the city of Kanpur in Uttar Pradesh, Harcourt Butler Technical University is a classic example of British legacy as The HBTU was named after Sir Spencer Harcourt Butler, Governor of the United Provinces in British India. The institute today is known for delivering quality and value driven higher education which is also reflected in its simple but power vision.


Name of InstituteIIRF Ranking 2023
HBTU-Harcourt Butler Technical University, Kanpur# 13


“To achieve excellence in technical education, research and innovation.”


HBTU appreciates the value of quality research as also the need for collaborations with elite institutions like IIT’s. This institute is quite rich in infrastructure and technical know-how.

In the interest of student’s better prospects, the university signed many MOU’s with both corporate bodies and other leading institutions. Students on this campus work on various National and International projects.
A great deal of importance is given to budding entrepreneurs of Kanpur and nearby areas with focus on, start up, innovation and incubation.


  • Dinesh Agarwal is an Indian entrepreneur, founder and CEO of India MART, an online B2B marketplace in India.
  • Onkar Singh is an Indian researcher and professor of mechanical engineering at Harcourt Butler Technical University. He has been the founder vice-chancellor of Madan Mohan Malaviya University of Technology and former vice-chancellor of Uttar Pradesh Technical University.


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