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Diploma Printing Technology

Are you on the lookout for a flourishing career in one of the news agencies, books and magazines printing or the packaging industry? Or perhaps you will like to establish your own printing press? Then learn here the details and the numerous institutes to pursue the course Diploma in Printing Technology.

Course Name: Diploma Printing Technology
Stream: Engineering
Course Category: General
Duration: 3 years


The printing industry is part of the mass communication industry that is spreading its wings in the country very fast. Even though mass communication means like television channels, FM transmission, e-books and the multimedia industry powered by the internet are quite popular in the country, the printing industry hasn’t lost any of its past glory. On the other hand, technology has now fine-tuned this industry, the costs have lowered and printing is no more a cumbersome or tedious job. The popularity of the printing industry can be judged from the fact that not only small offices and enterprises are having their own printing establishments, but high-tech printing machines are now getting highly popular with many domestic households too.

Eligibility and course duration

10+2 or an equivalent qualification preferably in the science stream from a recognized board. The duration of the course is 3 years.

Diploma Printing Technology 2019 - 2020 Admissions/Application Enquiry


Diploma Printing Technology - Colleges & Admission Notifications

Find the list of colleges offering Diploma Printing Technology course. Check out individual college websites to know more about the admission for 2019 - 2020 academic year. You may download the application form and course details from the official college website.

College NameUniversityState
Arasan Ganesan Polytechnic CollegeState Board of Technical Education and Training Tamil Nadu
BJS Arts, Science and Commerce collegeSavitribai Phule Pune UniversityMaharashtra
Don Bosco Institute of Graphic Arts Communication TechnologyCochin University of Science & TechnologyKerala
Government Institute of Printing TechnologyDepartment of Technical Education & Board of Technical ExaminationsMaharashtra
Government Polytechnic,BeedDepartment of Technical Education & Board of Technical ExaminationsMaharashtra
Ingole Shikshan Sansth's Ingole Institute of Printing TechnologyMaharashtra State Board of Technical EducationMaharashtra
Institute of Printing Technology And Research, PanvelMaharashtra State Board of Technical EducationMaharashtra
Jayaraj Annapackiam Csi Polytechnic CollegeDirectorate of Technical Education, Chennai (DoTE Chennai)Tamil Nadu
Nachimuthu Polytechnic CollegeDirectorate of Technical Education, Chennai (DoTE Chennai)Tamil Nadu
Northern Regional Institute of Printing TechnologyGautam Buddh Technical UniversityUttar Pradesh
Pusa Polytechnic CollegeDepartment of Technical Education & Board of Technical ExaminationsDelhi
Regional Institute of Printing TechnologyWest Bengal State Council of Technical EducationWest Bengal
RK College of System, Management and College of Law, FirozabadDr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar University(Agra University)Uttar Pradesh
Siga Polytechnic CollegeDirectorate of Technical Education, Chennai (DoTE Chennai)Tamil Nadu

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More about the course

Diploma in printing technology is a multidisciplinary course that requires the knowledge of a multitude of disciplines like science, math, electrical, mechanical, electronics and of course, computers. These days the printing technology courses not only focus on the technological aspects alone, but also put emphasis on the managerial and administrative needs too. These aspects are a lot helpful to a printing technologist for career enhancement. The demand for such courses is such that even in the age of digitisation, trained manpower is lapped-up by the printing industry, the moment it is available. Most of these courses are so formulated that they provide you with valuable hands-on experience on the printing machines and the concerned technology. Some of the skills that are to be learned in printing technology are designing, typesetting, pasting, plate making, image setting, camera works, printing, binding and so on.

Jobs and opportunities

As implied above, the rate of joblessness in this field is very low. The diploma course straight away prepares you for the industry and you easily get absorbed by the private, public and the government establishments. You are also left with the opportunity of undergoing a bachelor’s degree course in printing or fields such as IT, computer and others. Beyond this one can also get a master’s degree in one of the related fields and thus climb up the career ladder. The print media provides the most vibrant opportunity today. Other than that one can get into government owned printing presses, advertising agencies and equipment manufacturers.

Diploma Printing Technology Admissions for 2019 - 2020 Academic Year

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