The National Institute of Food Technology Entrepreneurship and Management (NIFTEM) is an established public institution for research, education and catering the need of various stakeholders, e.g. entrepreneurs, food processing industry, exporters, policy makers and government policy. The NIFTEM is being set up by Ministry of Food Processing Industries (MoFPI), Government of India at HSIIDC Industrial Estate, Kundli in Sonipat district of Haryana which comes under Delhi NCR. Shri Ajit Kumar,Ex-Indian Administrative Service officer, is the director cum vice chancellor of this institute.
Admission Notice for admission to B. Tech‚ M. Tech‚ and Ph. D programmes for the academic session 2014-15
National Institute of Food Technology Entrepreneurship and Management (NIFTEM) invited applications for admission to B. Tech‚ M. Tech‚ and Ph. D programmes for the academic session 2014-15.
Interested candidates can apply.
Applications are open for- (i) Undergraduate (ii) Post Graduate (iii) Ph.D
Name of the Programme: B. Tech Degree in Food Technology and Management
Duration: Four Year
Number of Seats: 180
Eligibility: Candidates who passed Class 12th Exam in 2012 or 2013; or appeared in Class 12th Exam‚ 2014 with Physics‚ Mathematics and one of the subjects from Chemistry‚ Bio-technology‚ Computer Science‚ Biology and securing 50% marks in total including all subjects. Besides a candidate must be appearing in JEE (Main) – 2014.
Selection Process: Based on JEE (Main) All India Open Rank.
POST GRADUATE PROGRAMME:
Name of the Programme: M. Tech. degree in 1. Food Supply Chain Management; 2. Food Safety and Quality Management; 3. Food Process Engineering and Management; 4. Food Plant Operations Management; and 5. Food Technology and Management
Duration: Two Year
Number of Seats: 18 in each M. Tech programme
Eligibility: Four Years Bachelor’s Degree or Master&aposs degree in relevant discipline with minimum 60% marks in aggregate.
Selection Process: Based on valid GATE score. The remaining seats‚ if any‚ will be filled in by non-GATE candidates on the basis of an Entrance Test and Interview conducted by NIFTEM.
Ph. D. PROGRAMME:
Name of the Programme: Ph.D. programmes in following areas: 1. Agriculture and Environment Sciences; 2. Basic and Applied Sciences; 3. Food Engineering; 4. Food Business Management; 5. Food Science and Technology
Number of seats: A total of 20 seats for Indian Nationals in five areas as above. In each department‚ 2 additional seats for candidates holding JRF/SRF/ Inspire fellowships and 2 other additional seats for candidates holding fellowship in internally or externally funded projects of NIFTEM have been created.
Eligibility: Master’s Degree in a relevant discipline with at least 60% marks. Preference will be given to NET/GATE qualified candidates.
Selection Process: Through Research Entrance Test to be organized by NIFTEM at NIFTEM campus‚ Kundli.
- Opening date for online applications for B. Tech/M. Tech/Ph. D Programmes: 4 April 2014
- Closing Date for online applications for B. Tech/M. Tech Programmes: 20 June 2014
- Closing Date for online applications for Ph. D Programmes: 30 May 2014