National Institute of Food Technology Entrepreneurship and Management
Deemed to be University (De-novo Category) under Section 3 of the UGC Act, 1956 and An Autonomous Institution under Ministry of Food Processing Industries, GOI
NIFTEM Campus, Plot No. 97, Sector-56, HSIIDC Industrial Estate, Kundli, District – Sonepat, Haryana -131028
Website: www.niftem.ac.in E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com Phone: 0130-2281100/01
ADMISSION NOTICE 2015-2016
SAVOUR YOUR CAREER WITH THE FLAVOUR OF NIFTEM,
THE GLOBAL EXCELLENCE IN FOOD TECHNOLOGY
ABOUT NIFTEM: National Institute of Food Technology Entrepreneurship and Management (NIFTEM) was conceptualized by Government of India on persistent demand of the food industry to have an Apex Organisation as a One Stop Solution Provider for the various problems of the sector. Ministry of Food Processing Industries (MoFPI), Government of India, has set up this institute with an initial investment of about ^500 crore (US $125 million). The Institute is spread over an area of 100 acres at a prime location in close proximity of Delhi-Haryana border on NH-1 only 35 km from New Delhi Railway Station. NIFTEM has been recognized as a Deemed to be University under De-novo Category by Ministry of Human Resource Development under University Grants Commission Act, 1956. Courses offered at NIFTEM are duly approved by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE).
NIFTEM offers following academic programmes at its Kundli campus:
UNDER GRADUATE PROGRAMME
Four years regular B. Tech, degree in Food Technology and Management leading to the development of Techno-Manager for the food industries.
Eligibility: Candidates who passed Class 12lh Exam with Physics, Mathematics and one of the subjects from Chemistry, Bio-technology, Computer Science, Biology.
Candidates must be appearing in JEE (Main) -2015.
Selection Process: Based on JEE (Main) All India Overall Rank. Number of seats: 180
FIVE POST GRADUATE PROGRAMMES
Two years regular 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 5. Food Technology and Management.
Eligibility: Four Years Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s degree in relevant discipline with minimum 60% marks in aggregate.
Selection Process: Based on valid GATE score/ NIFTEM Entrance Test for Non GATE candidates followed by Interview at NIFTEM.
Number of seats: 18 in each M. Tech, programme.
Due reservation is given to OBC (NCL)/ SC/ ST/ Physically Challenged and Kashmiri migrants candidates as per Government of India norms, provided they clearly mention their category in application forms.
NIFTEM offers Ph.D. programmes in following areas: Agriculture and Environment Sciences 2. Basic and Applied Sciences 3. Food Engineering 4. Food Business Management 5. Food Science and Technology.
Eligibility: Master’s Degree in a relevant discipline with at least 60% marks. Preference is given to NET qualified candidates.
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 have been created.
Selection Process: Through Research Entrance Test organized by NIFTEM at NIFTEM campus, Kundli.
SCHOLARSHIP/FELLOWSHIP/ FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE
B.Tech. / M. Tech.: Meritorious students of NIFTEM are provided with Tuition fee waiver and fixed monthly stipend in the form of NIFTEM Merit Scholarship and NIFTEM Merit-Cum-Means Scholarship.
M.Tech.: AICTE scholarship for GATE qualified candidate.
Ph.D.: The NET qualified candidates shall be provided with NIFTEM Ph. D. Fellowship (Rs. 16000, 18000 and 20000 per month in the first, second and third year, respectively). Those without NET shall be provided with NIFTEM Ph.D. scholarship (Rs. 12000 per month).
HOW TO APPLY
Applicants are required to apply online and send duly signed printed copy of the application form. Applicant can also send printed application along with fee in DD to, “Head, Admission Cell.”
Online application and brochure are available on our website www.niftem.ac.in.
LAST DATE TO RECEIVE APPLICATION B. TECH. 19.06.2015 AND M. TECH/Ph.D. 24.06.2015.