|Review By: Ilahi Review Date: 06 May 2012 |
Introduction:College of food technology, Parbhani is one of the best college in Maharashtra because it possess all the facilities. It is a good source of knowledge of food processing. Various researches on food are carried out in this college. This college is established in 1976 under Marathwada Agriculture University, Parbhani.
Location:It is located in the university campus. The railway station is 1 km away from college and bus stop is 1.5 km. You can come to this college from bus stop or railway station by auto. The State Bank of Hydrabad, university branch of bank is very near to this college.
Courses offered:Course offered by this college is Food Technology and degree offered as B. Tech.(FoodTechnology). Candidates who passed 12th standard in 10+2 pattern from Maharashtra Board of Higher Secondary Education with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English are eligible. Duration of this course is 4 years and intake capacity is 64. This college also offered post graduation. Course offered as Food Technology and Degree offered as M. Tech.(Food Technology). Eligibility : B Tech in Food Technology/ Food Science from any recognized university. Duration : 2 yrs and intake capacity is 12.
Infrastructure:This college having five departments i.e. Food science and technology, food trade and business management, food microbiology, food chemistry and food engineering. Each department has separate building. There is one bakery plant for production of bakery products. This college has a big pilot plant and various food processing equipments are there. Each department has their separate classrooms and laboratories.
Facilities:Hostel facility:This college has hostel facility for boys and girls. Both hostel are near to the college. Hostels are well structured and having the mess facility, reading hall, etc.
Sports facilities:There is a big university play ground, running track, cricket ground, basket ball court, etc. Each year enter-college and enter-university sports competitions are arranged.
Library:There is one big central university library. It has comfortable sitting arrangement in all three floors. There are all the necessary facilities are present.
Computer lab:The college has one computer lab with internet connection.
Structure of degree programme:Marathwada Agriculture University conduct the four year food technology degree programme. This degree includes one year training programme. This degree is semester pattern and it includes eight semesters. Seventh semester is for hands on training and eighth semester is for implant training. In this implant training students are sent to the food industries for experience (training). This training is arranged by college.
Timing of college:The college starts from 9 a.m. and end at 6 p.m. There are two session of class i.e. Morning session and afternoon session. In morning session theory classes and in afternoon practical classes are taken.
Co-curricular activities:Various cultural programmes are arranged. Annual gathering, NSS camps for seven days are arranged. North zone and west zone such two educational trips are arranged by the college. Debate, quize competition, seminars on recent innovations are arranged.
Admission and fees:Both B. Tech. and M. Tech. admission starts in the month of June. The admission process is online. The fees for open category is near about 40000 annually.
Placement:The placement cell arranges the campus interview of students and food industries. Placement cell draws the information about the vacancies in food industries and sends the students according to their merit list.
Conclusion:There is a lot of scope in this sector because every food industry requires food technologist. This college is right choice for one who wants to make their career in this field.
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Good: Facilities, hostel, discipline, infrastructure, laboratories, teaching staff