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INTRODUCTION

Leather industry in India is a growing sector. The leather industries are mainly in private sector. Leather technologists are trained in treatment of animal skin and are involved in advising and supervising the process of raw hide. They are also involved in research, quality control, marketing and sales.

PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES
Scientific temperaments, problem solving skills, application of theory in the practice are the traits required. Good physical strength and free from eye disorder especially colour blindness are .

JOB OPPORTUNITIES
Leather technologist's gets job in private sector firms, export houses and govt. organizations. They can find job in manufacturing industries involved in footwear, leather garments and leather products. The jobs are highly payable both in terms of money and status.

COURSES OFFERED
Leather technology is offered as a four year B.Tech. course. Some Institutes also offer Diploma after +2/ Graduation.

ELIGIBLITY
B.Tech.: 10+2 with PCM
Entrance test is conducted at state level.

INSTITUTES/ COLLEGES

COURSES OFFERED

SEATS

COLLEGE OF LEATHER TECH.,

UNIVERSITY OF CALCUTTA, KOLKATTA

B.Tech., Leather& Footwear Tech.

30

HARCOURT BUTTER INST. OF TECH., KANPUR

B.Tech / M.Tech.

10

RAJASTHAN INST. OF LEATHER TECH.

B.Tech.

40

ANNA UNIVERSITY, ALAGAPPA COLLEGE OF TECH.

CHENNAI

B.Tech. / M.Tech.(3 sem.)

30

 

PREMIER INSTITUTES                

CENTRAL LEATHER RESEARCH INSTITUTES, CHENNAI             

P.G DIPLOMA IN LEATHER PROCESSING

55% With Chem.(B.Sc.)

1 year

DIPLOMA IN LEATHER GOODS, GARMENTS

55%  in 10+2

1 year

CERTIFICATE COURSE IN LEATHER GOODS, PROCESSING, GARMENTS

55% in 10+2

6 months

Selection through Entrance Test & Interview

FOOTWEAR TECHNOLOGY

FOOTWEAR DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT INSTITUTE,NOIDA

COURSES

Management in Footwear Technology

Duration: 18 months

Eligibility: B.Sc with 60% or P.G. in any Discipline or B.E./B.Tech

 

Higher Diploma in Footwear Technology

Duration: 18 months

Eligibility: B.E./Graduation/Dip.in Leather Tech./Footwear Tech

Diploma in Footwear Designing

Duration: 18 months

Eligibility: Graduation

Selection in all courses through Entrance Test

CENTRAL FOOTWEAR TRAINING INSTITUTE, AGRA

Diploma in Footwear Design and Production

Duration: 2 years

Eligibility: 10+2