NIFTEM stands for National Institute of Food Technology Entrepreneurship and Management. It is a higher education institute deemed-to-be-university that operates under the Ministry of Food Processing Industries. It offers an academic curriculum in the field of food technology and supplies that can lead to Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech), Master of Technology (M.Tech), and Ph.D. degrees. NIFTEM is located in the Kundli industrial area of Sonipat in the state of Haryana, India. It was conferred the status of Institute of National Importance just last year in 2021.
NIFTEM offers the following in the various areas of food technology and supply:
- A Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech) curriculum
- A 2-year Master of Technology (M.Tech) curriculum,
- Ph.D. degree
It also offers an MBA program, that focuses on food and agribusiness management. Admission to B.Tech is done on the basis of the Joint Entrance Examination – Main. Admission to M.Tech is done on the basis of the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) and, in addition. a personal interview.
The academic programs offered at NIFTEM come under five following departments:
- Food Science and Technology (FST)
- Food Engineering (FE)
- Agriculture and Environmental Science (AES)
- Basic and Applied sciences (BAS)
- Food Business Management and Entrepreneurship Development (FBM&ED)
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