Institute of Space Technology (IST) organized a mega event name “IST Youth Carnival’16” from March 30th – April 1, 2016. More than 50 universities from all over the country participated in the event and total participation was over 3980 students. The HITONIANS took part in almost all the events and fetched a place on victory stand by winning 34 positions in team and individual events in the field of sports, literary, science and arts competitions. HITEC University won 12 first positions, 10 second and 9 third positions, besides winning the award of the “Best University” due to maximum winnings in the carnival. They also won Cash prize of Rs. 30,000/- as well from IST as well.