WHAT IS LEATHER TECHNOLOGY ?

The Leather industry in India is gaining a great deal of importance owing to an annual turnover of US$ 12 billion. The industry is labor intensive as it employs more than 20.5 million people. Today, the program has acquired significance as the government is laying a lot of stress on the brand building of leather, innovation as well as stress on environmental issues. Keeping all these developments in mind and with the growth in the fashion industry, students are taught about Fashion Styling and Computer Added Design Of Leather Product. Owing to the growth of leather goods and accessories sector, students acquire knowledge about computer applications in leather technology as well as the theory of mechanism of inorganic tannages.
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ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

UG Course: Candidates aspiring to pursue Bachelor's of Technology or Bachelor's of Engineering in Leather Technology need to have passed 10+2 examination with physics, chemistry, and mathematics.

PG Course: Students aspiring to take up Master's in Leather Technology need to have passed their graduation in either Leather Technology, Biotechnology, or Chemical Engineering.

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SCOPE OF LEATHER TECHNOLOGY

The Indian leather industry is the fourth largest export earner in the country and a number of designers are getting absorbed by footwear companies as technical designers. They are involved in cutting, pattern making as well as designing of products such as belts, bags, gift items, purses etc. The leather industry has made its way into the “Make in India” campaign as the government is aiming to increase the turnover of the leather industry from the existing $12 billion (nearly Rs 79,392 crore) to $27 billion (Rs 1.78 lakh crore) by 2020. This means that there will be job creation for almost six million people in this sector.

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COURSE SUBJECTS

  • Analytical Chemistry Of Leather
  • Chemistry and Technology of Leather Manufacture
  • Computer Applications in Leather Technology
  • Fashion Styling And Computer Aided Design Of Leather Product
  • Footwear Technology
  • Principles of Material Testings
  • Principles of Unit Opertaions and processes in Leather Manufacture
  • Science and Technology of leather Auxiliaries
  • Theory and Mechanism of Inorganic Tannages
  • Theory of Leather Supplements and Synthetics

COURSE LEVEL DETAILS

  • Course Fees
    Maximum Fees 2.32 Lakhs Harcourt Butler Technical University, Kanpur
    Minimum Fees 0.25 Lakhs Dayalbagh Educational Institute, Agra
    Academic performance of Students
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    Degree Offered in UG
    B.E /Btech
    B.Sc.
  • Course Fees
    Maximum Fees 0.76 Lakhs Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, Kolkata
    Minimum Fees 0.14 Lakhs Government College of Engineering and Leather Technology, Kolkata
    Academic performance of Students
    Disclaimer: Based on our Followers data.
    Degree Offered in PG
    M.E /Mtech.
    M.Sc.