Though B.Tech in Packaging is a relatively new programme in India, its popularity seems to be increasing by the day. Today, from needles to vehicles, everything comes in a package, properly wrapped. In order to pack the bulk orders, every multinational manufacturer installs packaging machines, but these machines need proper handling and care. In order to cope up with this issue, manufacturers hire packaging engineers.
Packaging engineering deals with all the issues related packaging department of any industry. From scratch to finesse, packaging engineers work hard right from conceptualising the product till its placement. The course teaches the students, how to handle the manufacturing process, designing process and product placement process. Students who have cleared their 12th class exam with Physics, Chemistry, Maths subjects are eligible for this course.
Subjects of Packaging Technology:
- Digital Electronics
- Reproduction Technology
- Sheet fed offset technology
- Manufacturing Process
Top recruiting industries:
- Tata Donelli Ltd.
- Positive Packaging
- Multi Flex Lami Print
Students who have completed their B.Tech degree in Packaging Technology can either opt for job or they can go for further studies. Students can enroll themselves for ME or M.Tech degree in Packaging Technology.
A student who has completed a B.Tech in Packaging Technology degree can get either of these designations-
- Process engineers
- Package technologists