NIFTEM, Sonepat (National Institute of Food Technology Entrepreneurship and Management) is a public Institute located in Sonepat. It offers admission to M.Tech program in 5 specializations namely- M.Tech. in Food Supply Chain Management, M.Tech. Food Safety and Quality Management, M.Tech. Food Process Engineering and Management, M.Tech. Food Technology and Management, and M.Tech. Food Plant Operations Management.
Student having graduation degree in relevant field with at least 60% marks from a recognized university or institute will be consider eligible for the admission.
The Admission in M.Tech courses is done on the basis of GATE scores. Eligible candidates can apply online on the official website of the university i.e. www.niftem.ac.in. Application forms will be available in the month of March.
If after counselling seats remain vacant then NIFTEM will take admission for Non GATE candidates on the basis of its own entrance test and interview.
Candidates who wish to apply can submit the application form on the official website of the university. Applicants must create a login ID, click on “Create New Account” button and fill necessary information, an automatically generated mail with username and password will be sent on your register email id. Login for registration for M.Tech program. Applications received after due date will not be accepted.
It is candidate’s responsibility, all the information which is mentioned on the application form must be correct and exactly same with the information of original documents. Students are required to mention a valid email address or phone number on application form.
After duly filled application form, pay the amount of INR 1000 as application fee, it can be paid either online or offline mode. There is relaxation of INR 500 for reserved category candidates (SC/ ST).
Online Fee Payment: The online payment of application fee can be done through Credit card/ Debit card/ Net Banking. After successful payment will be able to print the acknowledgement receipt on the profile page of applicant’s account.
Offline Fee Payment: To make payment of application fee in offline mode, candidates have to make a Demand Draft of INR 1000 for general and OBC candidates and INR 500 for reserved category candidates. Along with the hard copy of application form send it to the “Head Admission Cell, NIFTEM, Plot No 97, Sector 56, HSIIDC Industrial Estate, Kundli – 131028, District Sonepat, Haryana.
To seek admission in M.Tech program candidates must fulfill the eligibility criteria. The complete eligibility criteria for admission to M.Tech program in NIFTEM Sonepat are mentioned below:
Candidate must have 4 year bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree in relevant disciplines with at least 60% marks.
B.E./B.Tech. in Food Science/ Food Science and Technology/ Food Technology and Management/ Food Technology/ Food Process Engineering/ Food Engineering/ Dairy Engineering/ Dairy Technology/ Agricultural and Food Engineering/ Dairy and Food Engineering OR M.Sc. Degree in Food Technology/ Food Science and Technology/ Food Science/ Dairy Technology/ Foods and Nutrition from a recognized University/ Institute. Deficiency courses would be offered to the applicants with above prescriber non-food degrees.
B.E./B.Tech. in Food Science/ Food Science and Technology/ Food Technology and Management/ Food Technology/ Food Process Engineering/ Food Engineering/ Dairy Engineering/ Dairy Technology/ Agricultural Process Engineering/ Agricultural and Food Engineering/ Agricultural Engineering/ Bio Chemical Engineering/ Chemical Engineering OR in related allied field from a recognized University/ Institute. Deficiency courses would be offered to the applicants with above prescribed non-food degrees.
B.E./B.Tech. degree in Food Sciences/ Food Science and Technology/Food Technology and Management/Food Technology/Food Process Engineering/ Food Engineering/Dairy Engineering/ Dairy Technology/ Agricultural Process Engineering/ Agricultural and Food Engineering/ Agricultural Erigineenng/ Mechanical Engineering from a recognized University/Institute. Deficiency courses would be offered to the applicants with above prescribed non-food degrees.
B.E/B.Tech degree in Food Science/Food Science and Technology/Food Technology and Management/Food Technology/Dairy Technology/ Dairy and Food Technology/Agricultural and Food Engineering/Bio-Chemical Engineering/Chemical Engineering OR M.Sc. degree in Food Technology / Food Science and Technology / Food Microbiology from a recognized University/ Institute. Applicants with M.Sc. Degree may be asked to register for deficiency course(s) as per the curriculum.
B.E./B.Tech. degree in Food Science / Food Science and Technology/ Food Technology and Management / Food Technology/ Dairy and Food Technology/Dairy and Food Engineering/ Agricultural and Food Engineering,' Four years Bachelor's degree or a Master's degree in Agriculture with Agronomy/Horticulture/ Vegetable Sciences OR M.Sc. Food Science/Food Technology/ Food Science 22 and Technology from a recognized University/Institute. Non agriculture/Non Food candidate would be asked to register for relevant deficiency courses.
Selection for the admission will be done on the basis of GATE score. Institute will prepare the merit list of the eligible candidates who applied for the M.Tech program. If GATE Scores of two candidates is same then their marks in graduation degree will be considered for the merit list.
If any seats remain after the GATE candidates counselling then institute will conducts its own entrance test for Non GATE Applicants. Entrance test will be conducted on the NIFTEM Campus. There will be no other test centers.
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