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Institute of Jute Technology kolkata

Located in posh area of Ballygunge in Kolkata in the state of West Bengal, Institute of Jute Technology (IJT) is one of the best and topmost jute technology institutes in the eastern India. IJT was established as a result of the joint efforts of Indian Jute Mills’ Association (IJMA) and University of Calcutta in the year 1947. At present this institute is registered under W.B. Societies Registration Act XXVI of 1961. IJT was founded to meet the demand of efficient and knowledgeable personnel for the jute industry.

About the institution

IJT is basically an Autonomous Aided Registered Society. The institute at present is managed by Governing Council with Vice-Chancellor of the University of Calcutta as its President and is also adequately represented by University of Calcutta, IJMA, Govt. of India and other organizations. The institute is affiliated to the University of Calcutta and is approved by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE).

Courses offered

IJT offers two important B.Tech. courses in Jute & Fiber Technology and in Jute Technology Course. Degrees for these courses are awarded by the University of Calcutta. Besides, it also offers an M.Tech. degree course in Textile Technology (Technical Textiles) to the students. All these courses are formulated as per the guidelines of AICTE.

Moreover, the Institute also offers two 3 months certificate courses in Junior Level Supervisors’ Course in Spinning and Junior Level Supervisors’ Course in Weaving for the jute personnel who who have a minimum of three years’ working experience in the jute mills but do not possess any formal technical training. IJT in collaboration with the Indian Jute Mills’ Associations is planning to launched a 2-Year Certificate Course in Jute Technology for the aspiring trainees and also for the working professionals.

Institute of Jute Technology, Kolkata The Institute of Jute Technology (IJT)was founded on 20th Feb,1947 in collaboration of Indian Jute Mills Association (IJMA) and University of Calcutta and is now a Registered Society situated at the State of West Bengal, India.

'Courses at Institute of Jute Technology, Kolkata Under Graduate Programs:' Bachelor of Technology in Jute(30) of Technology) in Jute(30)

IJT Admission Procedure: Candidates should be 10+2 With Physics, Chemistry And Maths, English and any other 5th subject. Admission to bachelor of technology (jute) is Through WBJEE only

GCCT Fee Structure: Course Fees : Rs. 9500/- per semester for GATE and NON-GATE students.

Contact Details:

Department of Jute and Fibre Technology

Institute of Jute Technology 
University of Calcutta
35, Ballygunge Circular Road
Kolkata - 700 019
West Bengal (INDIA) 
Phone : 2461-5444/5632, 2461-5477/5326
Fax :      033-2461-5632
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