The Career Point University Hamirpur was established by the Government of Himachal Pradesh vide Act No 12 of 2012 under section 2 (f) of the UGC Act, 1956. The University is empowered by the University Grant Commission (UGC), a statutory body of Government of India, for the award of degrees under Section 22 of the UGC Act 1956.

The University has about 1500 students and over 100 teaching/supporting staff comprising of renowned scientists, academicians and corporate leaders. The teachers/staff members of University are responsible and supportive. From the year 2012, the admission of meritorious students is increased by 1088% in five years.

Campus is spread over 30 acres, surrounded with lower Himalayas at Hamirpur district in the state of Himachal Pradesh, India. It was established in 2012 by the Himachal Pradesh State Legislature under "Career Point University Act".

At CPU we follow time-tested, internationally acclaimed IIT & IIM based education system. We provide the range of courses in Engineering and Technology, Computer Application and Information Technology, Basic and Applied Sciences, Business & Managements, Vocational and Legal Studies. We are sincerely striving to produce employable youth & leaders by inculcating the right skills at the right time.

CPU Follow IIT System

Our Collaborations

  • MOU signed with CSIR, Palampur to promote eco-friendly and pollution free environment.
  • MOU signed with IIT Bombay to promote latest IT knowledge amongst rural population by training students and other youths of the region.
  • MOU signed with Global Crop Diversity Trust, Bonn, Germany to support the conservation and rural development programmes to ensure food security in developing countries.

The University is active member of Association of Indian Universities, Delhi.

The University is recognized by the UGC.


  • "Bharat Gaurav Award 2017" for outstanding achievement in education and research for National Economic and Social Development by the Economic Growth Foundation, Global Achievers Association, Global Society for Health and Education Growth.

  • "Himachal Rattan Award" from the "All Indian Conference of Intellectuals" for the recognition of the distinguished services rendered to the society at large.

Constitution of Bodies
The statutory officer positions are filled and bodies like governing body, board of management, academic council, board of studies etc are in active function. The academic bodies –academic council and board of studies revise/improve the curricula/courses of the programs as per the contemporary needs of the market.


Guest Speaker Program, on

"Witting Winning Proposals for business and Research Plans"

Guest Speaker- Dr S K Sikka,
Director-cum Adviser Agri-System
Afghan Expo Center New Delhi
will deliver on "Witting Winning Proposals for business and Research Plans" on 12-02-2016 at 2:00 PM in the MP Hall of The University.