Harcourt Butler Technological Institute, Kanpur, popularly known as HBTI, Kanpur or HBTI, is an academic autonomous engineering college under the Gautam Buddha Technical University (formerly Uttar Pradesh Technical University). Its programs have been conferred autonomous status under the university. It is one of the oldest engineering institutes in the country. The institute holds ISO 9001:2000 certification. It offers Bachelors, Masters, and Doctoral degrees in engineering, as well as Masters degrees in Business Administration and Computer Applications.
In 1959, when the Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IITK) was established, its classes were held in the canteen building of HBTI until IITK had its own campus. HBTI is the mother institute of the National Sugar Institute, the Government Central Textile Institute, now known as Uttar Pradesh Textile Technology Institute and the Glass Institute.