B.Tech in Fibres and Textile Processing Technology is a 4- year under graduate course focussing on specialisation in Fibres colour and garment industry, on the laws and principles for different techniques which are utilized for further development and manufacture of all types of yarn and Fibres etc. The basic eligibility for the course is a 10+2 qualification with a minimum aggregate score of 50% in Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology.
The annual fee for the course ranges from INR 2 to 4 lacs. There are a lot of career options that can be taken up such as medical textile engineer, process engineer, researcher, technologist etc.
|Examination type||Semester- wise examination may be divided into ODD or EVEN semesters|
|Eligibility||10+2 with minimum 50% in Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology|
|Admission Process||Students need to qualify the JEE Main examination. Different universities also may take their own entrance tests. The admission is also done on the basis of counselling and personal interview.|
|Course Fee||INR 2 to 4 Lacs per annum|
|Average starting Salary||INR 15k-30k per month|
|Top recruiting companies||RIL Textiles, JCT Mills, Bombay Dying, Raymond Group, Fabindia, Mafatlal Denim.|
|Job Profiles||Textile Engineer, Quality Control Supervisor, Product Designer, Process Engineer, Operations Trainee and many more.|
B.Tech in Fibres and Textile Processing Technology: What Is It About?
Students are exposed to the interaction of material machine, natural and man-made materials, energy conservation, pollution, waste control, safety and health.
Textile engineering deals with both textile and physical principles related to engineering and scientific methods which are used for creating and manufacturing textile and Fibres. It also includes merchandising and also improving existing textile Fibres and technology.
B.Tech in Fibres and Textile Processing Technology: Who Should Opt?
Students willing to pursue the course with the specialization of textile engineering should be good at Mathematics, Chemistry and Biology with analytical thinking and creative mind. As the course requires specialization in many subjects, students are supposed to be open to a multi-disciplinary curriculum which can include more than one field of study.
There are two modes available for pursuing the course:
Listed here are some of the top institutes in the country offering the course. Also listed are their respective locations and annual fees charged.
|NAME OF THE INSTITUTE||LOCATION||Course Fees in INR|
|Indian institute of technology||Delhi||9.5k to 10k Per annum|
|Indian institute of technology||Mumbai||48k to 50k Per annum|
|Nitra technical campus||Ghaziabad, UP||40k to 40.5k Per annum|
|R.C Technical institute||Ahmadabad, Gujarat||40k to 550k Per annum|
|SSM Polytechnic College||Tamil nadu||4500 to 25000 Per annum|
|EIT Polytechnic college||Tamil nadu||2500 to 15000 Per annum|
|College of engineering and technology Bhubaneswar||Orissa||3.5k to 40k Per annum|
The fees may not always include MESS and HOSTEL charges.
Eligibility for B.Tech in Fibres and Textile Processing Technology
The basic eligibility is to pass the senior secondary exam with Mathematics, chemistry and Biology with minimum of 50% marks in aggregate.
B.Tech in Fibres and Textile Processing Technology: Admission Process
Students seeking admission to B.Tech in Fibres and Textile Processing Technology must qualify the JEE Main entrance examination. There are universities which conduct their own entrance examinations.
Admission is based on the score obtained in the entrance examination followed by counselling and personal interview.
B.Tech in Fibres and Textile Processing Technology: Entrance Exams
There are several entrance examinations that are conducted by different universities for admission to the course.
|NAME OF THE EXAM||DESCRIPTION|
|JEEP- Joint entrance examination polytechnic||It is a State- level polytechnic exam conducted for admission to various diploma programs in the field of engineering. The exam is conducted in the month of May.|
|JEE Main (Joint Entrance examination)||This is conducted by various institutes for admission to undergraduate engineering courses. The exam is mainly conducted in the month of April.|
|JEE ADVANCED- Joint entrance examination advanced||The exam is conducted for students looking for admission to B. Tech in IIT’s and ISM. The exam is conducted in late Ma.|
|UPSEE- Uttar Pradesh State Entrance Exam||Uttar Pradesh State entrance exam is conducted for admission to undergraduate B. Tech courses affiliated to APJ Abdul kalam Technical University Uttar Pradesh.|
B.Tech in Fibres and Textile Processing Technology: Selection Process
The selection process for JEE Main Advanced is purely based on score obtained in the exam. After qualifying the exam, the students are called for counselling sessions and admissions are conducted accordingly.
The basic eligibility for getting an admission to the course through lateral entry is completing the 10th standard followed by a 3- year diploma course done at a State- recognized university or school.
|NAME OF THE INSTITUTE||LOCATION|
|Indian Institute of Carpet Technology||Uttar Pradesh|
|Institute of Engineering||Coimbatore|
|ANNA University||Tamil Nadu|
Listed below are the various job positions open to successful graduates of the course along with the jobs’ descriptions and the salaries offered for the roles.
|JOB OPPORTUNITY||DESCRIPTION||SALARY in INR|
|Textile Engineer||A Textile Engineer applies the principles of engineering to develop and manufacture cloth and textile||1,81,207- 6,99,264- per annum 19.73- 49493- expected bonus|
|Quality Control Supervisor||Inspects work station, advises technicians on type of defect, production control and managing work.||1,16,594- 6,12,772- per annum 13.85-57000- expected bonus|
|Product Development Engineer||Oversees the conception and manufacture of goods. Identifies the needs and developments of product in aesthetic as well as its functioning.||1,82,140-8,49,823- per annum 2,498-85,570- expected bonus|
|Operations trainee||Works with other managers to plan and direct the work, help set policies, evaluate work output.||1,57,072-6,44,741- per annum 2,027-1,21,587- expected bonus|
|Process engineer||Manages cost and time constraints, risk assessment, design and run tests and upgrades system and process.||1,79,817-1,085,102- per annum 1,462-80,939- expected income|
Salary package depends on the candidate’s experience and the scale of opportunity.
Tabulated below is a semester- wise breakup of the course’s syllabus:
|Semester I||Semester II||Semester III||Semester IV|
|Applied Physics I||Applied Physics II||Applied Mechanics||Yarn Preparation I|
|Applied Mathematics I||Mathematics and Statistical Drawing||Fibre science and Textile Physics||Applied Chemistry|
|Engineering Drawing||Introduction to Textile||Textile chemistry I||Spinning|
|Element of material Science||Introduction to computers and numerical analysis||Chemistry||Weaving I|
|Fundamentals of Civil Engineering||-||-||-|
|Semester V||Semester VI||Semester VII||Semester VIII|
|Electrical Engineering fundamentals||Textile Chemistry||Engineering of Textile Structure||Textile production management and costing|
|Textile Testing I||Spinning II||Yarn Preparation II||Manmade fibre technology II|
|Fibres Structure||Weaving II||Spinning III||Process control and modern yarn production|
|Textile machine Control||Textile Testing II||Weaving III||Garment Technology|
|Management textile Units||Industrial Engineering and Operation||Man Made Fibre Technology||Knitting|
|-||-||-||Technical Textile (elective)|
|-||-||-||Advance Fibres Structure|
Scheme of Assessment
Semester - End examination- 50 marks
Internal assessment – 50 marks
|Test – I||10|
|Test – 2||10|
|Mode of Examination||20|
|Observation and results||15|
|Model Examination and Vice Voce||15|
The scheme of marks may differ from college to college and also, can be different for lateral courses and other universities.