Prof. B.K. Behera has taken over as the Head of Textile Technology Department


The Department provides ample opportunities for research in various areas of research interest. Extensive facilities are available in every branch of Textile Technology. The four major academic groups in the department are:

  • Fibre Science and Technology
  • Yarn Manufacturing
  • Fabric Manufacturing 
  • Chemical Processing

Department has  laboratories for UG / PG teaching, research, students, projects and sponsored projects. It has been a continuous endeavour  to upgrade and modernize the existing labs and create new and specialized facilities. Notable among these are  the upcoming SMITA Lab for SMART textiles and the Medical Textiles facility.

The upgradation of laboratories is assisted by active participation of industry like Vardhman Group of Industries. Extensive Modernization has also been done with the help of funds made available by MHRD as also from substantial funding obtained from scientific and industrial agencies.




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Laboratory Lab Coordinators

Computer, Microprocessors and CAD Laboratory

Prof. S.M. Ishtiaque

Fabric Manufacturing Laboratory

Prof. Amit Rawal

Fibre Science and Fibre Production Laboratory

Prof. Bhanu Nandan

Physical Testing Laboratory

Prof. Samrat Mukhopadhyay

Yarn Manufacturing Laboratory

Prof. Dipayan Das

Chemical Processing Laboratory

Prof. Wazed Ali

Composite Laboratory

Prof. Apurba Das

Textile Engineering

Prof. Abhijit Majumdar

Resource Centre

Prof. Mangala Joshi