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Top 35 Food Technology Colleges, Universities and Institutes in India

Updated: Mar 4, 2021

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Food Technology is a fascinating branch of Science which deals with the food and the techniques used in food production, food-processing, food-preservation, food-packaging, labeling of food and its containers, food quality check and its management, and distribution of food products to foodie like us….!

In India, there are approximately 200 food technology colleges are there who provide the BSc in food technology, MSc in food technology, M.Tech in food technology as well B.Tech in food technology.

Career after studying the Food Technology- The candidates which studied and completed their graduation or post-graduation in food technology can seek jobs in PSU sectors such as food processing companies, high end restaurants, catering establishments, many national and international labs and so on.

Eligibility criteria to pursue a course in food technology is:

For BSc or B.Tech in Food technology

· Cleared class 12th in science stream with subjects such as Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Home Science and/or mathematics

· Secured at least minimum qualifying marks (usually 50-60%) as prescribed by the university/college.

For M. Tech or B.Tech

A B.Sc (in Physics, Mathematics, Biology and Chemistry) or B.Tech/BE (in Food Technology) degree with minimum qualifying marks as prescribed by the university/college.

For IITs and NITs you have to crack the GATE Food Technology or GATE Biotechnology entrance exams

In India, there are various Food Technology colleges are there which includes private as well as government sector collages, institutes as well universities. Here are the list of top food technology colleges, institutes and universities in India:-

  1. Central Food Technological Research Institute (CFTRI)

  2. Indian Institute of Crop Processing Technology (IICPT)

  3. National Agri-Food Biotechnology Institute (NABI)

  4. Food and Drug Toxicology Research Centre (FDTRC)

  5. IIT Kharagpur, Kharagpur

  6. National Institute of Nutrition (NIN)

  7. Indian Institute of Toxicology Research (IITR)

  8. Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI)

  9. NIT Rourkela

  10. GGS- IPU, Dwarka, New Delhi

  11. Pondicherry University, Pondicherry

  12. IIT Guwahati, Guwahati

  13. Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University in Aurangabad, Maharashtra

  14. University of Calcutta in Kolkata, West Bengal

  15. Delhi technical university, DTU, New Delhi

  16. University of Madras in Chennai, Tamil Nadu

  17. Bhaba Atomic Research Centre

  18. Galgotias university, Noida

  19. Jadavpur University in Kolkata, West Bengal

  20. Andhra University in Vishakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh

  21. University of Bombay in Mumbai, Maharashtra

  22. Chandigarh university, Chandigarh

  23. Doon Institute of Medical Science, Dehradun

  24. Mahatma Gandhi University in Kottayam, Kerala

  25. Manipur University in Imphal, Manipur

  26. Lovely Professional university

  27. Centre for Food Science & Technology, Sambalpur University

  28. Faculty of Food Safety and Quality

  29. Central Institute of Post-Harvest Engineering & Technology (CIPHET)

  30. Indian Veterinary Research Institute (IVRI)

  31. National Institute of High Security Animal Diseases (NIHSAD)

  32. Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute (CMFRI)

  33. Indian Institute of Vegetable Research (IIVR)

  34. CCS Haryana Agriculture University

  35. B. Pant University of Agriculture and Technology

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