1.IIFPT in MHRD- NIRF Ranking-2017
Indian Institute of Food Processing Technology (IIFPT), formerly IICPT, has entered the top 100 best institutions in India as per MHRD rankings-2017. IIFPT has been ranked 87th in the overall rank including all universities and institutions in India. In addition, IIFPT ranked 27th in Outreach and Inclusivity and 32nd in Teaching Learning and Resources.
2. Student Strength
Considering the importance of providing trained manpower for the food processing sector the student intake in various Academic degree program have been increased. In B. Tech (Food Process Engineering) degree program strength has increased from 40 to 60 from academic year 2015-16onwards and M. Tech degree program in both the discipline. Strength have increased from 10 to 15 from academic year 2016-17 onwards.
3. Students placement
From the last three year 2013 to 2016, 106 B. Tech (FPE) Students, 55 M. Tech students and 10 Ph.D have graduated from our institute and most of them were placed in reputed Food industries such as MTR Foods, ITC Foods limited, Hatsun agro private limited, Favorich, Mother Diary, HUL, SKM foods, Aachi Masala Foods private limited, Hatsun agro private limited, KCL milk products, AMES international private limited, Unicorn foods, JVS foods private limited, tasty bite private limited, AIWI nutritech private limited etc in India.
4. Higher Studies
Pass out students from IIFPT have taken up higher education in reputed top ranking education institution in Overseas University such as AIT, Thailand; Kasertsart University, Thailand, ONIRIS, France, Kansas State University, USA, University of Wisconsin , USA India and Abroad. Some of pass out students joined in national institutions such as IIMS, XLRI, Manage, NIAM, CFTRI, TNAU, NIFTEM & ICT, Mumbai.
5. Student Exchange Program
Through student exchange program IIFPT PG-students can continue their research work at Overseas University. From last three years total 12 M.Tech students under students Exchange programe to ONIRIS, France. Similarly total 8 students from Overseas University have been completed their research at IIFPT.
6. Academic UG and PG Project work as Mission mode Programe
IIFPT has taken a initiative to give complete processing solution to important Agricultural Commodities. Under this under graduate and Post graduate research work will be part of Mission Mode programe.