IIHT Salem was established in 1960 and is affiliated to Anna University, Chennai. The Institute is also approved by AICTE. It offers Under Graduate, Diploma and Post Graduate Diploma Programmes. Admission in the courses is Merit and Entrance based.
The Institute also offers a certificate course in handloom entrepreneur and the course duration is 4 months. The Institute has good placement record and in the year 2018-19, 9 top recruiters had visited the campus for recruiting students.
Tabulated below are few facts about the Institute candidates can check:
|Institute Name| Type||Indian Institute of Handloom Technology| Government|
|Affiliated to||Anna University|
|Courses Offered||UG/Diploma/PG Diploma|
|Admission Criteria||Merit and Entrance Based|
|Campus Area||40 Acres|
|Facilities Available||Canteen, Library, Guest House, Stationery Room and Reprography, Hostels|
|Top Recruiters||Shahi Exports Pvt Ltd, Manju Exports, Chennai Silks,|
The Institute offers numerous courses and the details about the same is tabulated below.
|B. Tech||Specialization: Handloom and Textile Technology|
Duration: 4 Years
Eligibility: Passed 10+2 with PCM
|PG Diploma||Specialization: Textile Processing|
Duration: 1.5 Years
Eligibility: Diploma/Graduation with PCM
|Diploma||Specialization: Handloom and Textile Technology|
Duration: 3 Years
Eligibility: Passed 10th
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Admission in B. Tech programme is based on rank obtained in JEE Mains. For PG Diploma, the selection is Merit-based along with counselling. For the Diploma programme, the selection is on the basis of grades obtained in 10th standard.
How to Apply?
A candidate who wishes to get admission in this Institute need to follow the below-given steps:
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The Institute provides good placement opportunities to students of different fields. The placement information for the year 2018-19 is given below:
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Just like every top Institute, IIHT also provides all the facilities to students and faculty members.
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The Institute has experienced faculty members who are well versed in their respective fields. Majority of them holds PhD degree while some of them have completed masters in their fields.
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Ques. Does IIHT Salem different committees in the campus?
Ans. Yes, the Institute has 6 committees namely Anti Ragging Committee, Anti Ragging Squad Committee, Sexual Harassment Committee, Complaints cum redressal Committee, Discipline and Welfare Committee and Grievances Committee. Every committee has its own functions which benefit students in every way.
Ques. Does IIHT Salem reserve seats for backward class?
Ans. Yes, the Institute has reserved seats for students of backward category. 27% is reserved for OBC category, 15% is reserved for SC category and 7.5% is reserved for ST category.
Ques. Are there any laboratories at IIHT Salem?
Ans. Yes, the Institute has Science and Humanities Lab, General Engineering Lab and Textile Technology Lab. In total there are English/Language Lab, Physics Lab, Chemistry, Engineering Practical Lab, Mechanical Lab, Dyeing and Printing Lab, Cloth Analysis Lab, Computer-Aided Textile Design Lab, EEE Lab, Computer lab, Weaving Lab, Powerloom Weaving Lab,
Ques. How is the weaving laboratory at IIHT Salem?
Ans. The weaving laboratory in the campus is well-equipped with Charka, Pit Loom, Frame Loom with lattice dobby, sectional warping machine, pit loom with lattice dobby, multi treadle frame loom, jacquard look with hooks and multi treadle frame loom with lattice dobby.
Ques. What are the facilities in sports complex offered at IIHT Salem?
Ans. The campus has a neat cricket ground, 2 volleyball grounds, concreted basketball ground, shuttle badminton grounds, kho kho ground. In addition to this, throw events, track events and field event facilities are also available for athletics. Gallery with a stage is also there for arranging sports functions.