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IIP Mumbai PG Diploma in Packaging (PGDP) Entrance Exam 2018

Indian Institute of Packaging (IIP), Mumbai PGDP 2018


Indian Institute of Packaging (IIP), Mumbai has invited applications for admission to 2 years full time Post Graduate Diploma in Packing (PGDP) for the academic session 2018-20 batch


About IIP

The Indian Institute of Packaging (IIP), an autonomous body, is a National Institute set up inthe year 1966 under the administrative control of the Ministry of Commerce, Government of India, with the active support of the Indian industries. Its headquarters and principal laboratories are located on a sprawling campus in Mumbai and its five regional centres are located at Chennai, Delhi, Kolkata, Hyderabad and Ahmedabad. Activities of IIP, today, are in line with those of premier packaging institutes the world over
These are Training & Education, Consultancy & Projects, R&D, Package Testing & Quality Evaluation among others


Course Objective

In recent times, with the globalisation of markets and trade, the role of packaging has assumed greater importance in marketing and distribution of agricultural produce, value added products, industrial products and mass produced consumer goods


Course Duration
Two Year Full Time Post Graduate Diploma in Packing (PGDP) – 34th Batch


Eligibility Criteria

A candidate seeking admission for the Post Graduate Program should have passed the full time (not by correspondence or part time) Graduate Degree Exam in Science (12th + 3 years degree entire 5 years in science only) with Physics/Chemistry/Mathematics Microbiology or Biochemistry as the main subject or one of them as second subject in the three year degree or Agriculture / Food Science/ Polymer Science or Engineering / Technology degree of a AICTE/ recognised University with minimum second class

Those with equivalent overseas qualification would also be eligible for admission; the candidate needs to have consistently high academic performance and sound general knowledge


Age Limit

Minimum second-class and maximum age 25 years as on 31st May 2018, age relaxation 3 years for OBC and 5 years for SC/ST candidates)
Students awaiting result may also apply


Admission Process

The admission to this Program will be done according to the following two steps:

(i) Written examination

(ii) Personal Interview

Entrance Examination at Mumbai, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Bangalore and Delhi


Seats Details
The seats for every academic year are as follows:
Mumbai - 300 Delhi - 100
Kolkata - 60 Hyderabad - 40
Seat reservation is as per the Government norms as below:
OBC - 27.0%
SC - 15.0%
ST - 7.5%


Passing Criteria

For eligibility of Post Graduate Diploma, a candidate must obtain at least 40% marks in each paper and practical’s. In addition, the candidate must obtain at least 50% in the aggregates


Application Procedure

Application for Admission to the Course needs to be submitted on or before 08th June 2018 along with attested copies of mark sheets and other credentials

Application Form, Prospectus & Syllabus can be obtained from 03rd week of December 2017 from any center by paying Rs.500/- in cash or by Demand Draft in favour of Indian Institute of Packaging payable at Mumbai or Kolkata or Delhi or Chennai or Hyderabad or Bengaluru

The Application Forms can also be downloaded from the IIP website www.iip-in.com

However, such forms should be accompanied with Rs.500/- Demand Draft in favour of Indian Institute of Packaging payable at Mumbai or Kolkata or Delhi or Chennai or Hyderabad or Bengaluru


Important Dates

Last Date for Received Filled Application Forms: 08th June 2018

Date of Exam: 14th June 2018

For more details visit the website: www.iip-in.com


Indian Institute of Packaging (IIP), Mumbai

(An Autonomous body under the Aegis of Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Govt. of India) E-2, MIDC Area, Post Box No. 9432, Andheri (E), Mumbai-400093, India, Tel.: +91-22-2821-9803-6751, Email: meiip@iip-in.com , Website www.iip-in.com


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