The Institute of Jute Technology (IJT)

The Institute of Jute Technology (IJT) founded on 20th February, 1947 in joint collaboration with Indian Jute Mills’ Association (IJMA) and University of Calcutta is now a Registered Society  (under W.B. Societies Registration Act XXVI of 1961) situated at 35, Ballygunge Circular Road, Kolkata - 700 019 in the State of West Bengal, India managed by a Governing Council with Vice-Chancellor of the University of Calcutta at the helm of affairs as President and adequately represented by University of Calcutta, IJMA, Govt. of India and other organizations. The Institute is an Autonomous Aided Registered Society.

 8-Semester B.Tech in Jute & Fibre Technology
 8-Semester B.Tech in Jute Technology

·         Qualification: Applicants should be Indian nationals, and have passed/appeared/or will appear on the year of admission at the 10+2 Higher Secondary Examination of the West Bengal Board of Secondary Education or equivalent examination of a recognized University or of a Board with Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, English and any other fifth subject or any other qualification recognized by the University of Calcutta.
·         Eligibility: Candidates shall be required to appear in a written test conducted by the West Bengal Board of Examination for Admission to Engineering, Medical and Technological Degree Colleges in Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics (each paper of 3 hours duration) Candidate who reach qualifying standard at the written test will be offered admission by the Central Selection Committee in order of merit, subject to medical fitness.

  Branch wise intake through JEE
20 (twenty) for B.Tech in Jute & Fiber Technology.
20 (twenty) for B.Tech in Jute Technology.
Additional 15% seats reserved for Foreign Students and additional 10% seats through lateral entry.

4-Semester M.Tech in Textile Technology

This M Tech Course is specially designed to cover the state in art advancement in Textile Technology and chemical processing in general and the Technical Textiles in particular. The course contains eleven(11) theoretical papers of each 100 marks namely Advanced Engg, Math. & Statistics, Industrial Polymers & High Performance Fibers, Advances in Spinning & Technical Yarns, Advances in Weaving & Technical fabrics, Non-wovens ,Composites, Knitting , Textile Testing , Textile Structures and Analysis, Technical Textiles-I and II ( Packaging textiles, Geotextiles, Agro textiles, Sports textiles, Home textiles, Automotive textiles, Build-textiles, Protective textiles and Medical textiles etc.) , Production and Entrepreneurship Management & Costing, Computer Applications, Clothing Science and Advances in Chemical Processing etc. along with six practical papers on Manufacture of technical yarns , technical fabrics and Fibre reinforced Composites etc. besides their physical and chemical analysis and testing as well as minor and major project work on specialized areas of technical textiles. This course was first introduced in 2005 and since then it is continuing till date as a prestigious master degree course in Textile Technology with specilisation in Technical textiles with special emphasis of Jute and other natural fibres and technical textile products.

Eligibility: A candidate who has passed the B. Tech. examination in Jute and Fibre Technology or
Fibre Technology (Jute) or Fibre Technology or B. Sc.Tech./ B. Tech. examination in Textile Technology of the University of Calcutta or Bachelor Degree in Textile Engineering/Textile Technology/Textile Chemistry of other recognized University or an equivalent examination recognized by the University of Calcutta will be eligible for admission to the Master of Technology (M. Tech.) course in Textile Technology (Technical Textiles).

3 month Junior Level Supervisory Course for Spinning & spinning, preparatory & weaving preparatory (Meant for Jute Mill Workers)


Institute of Jute Technology
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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