What is Dairy

Dairy Technology is a course which focuses on dairy products and is a part of the food technology and processing industry. Students pursuing dairy technology learn about milk processing as well the manufacturing process for its by-products. The study includes quality control at the time of processing of products. Students involve in gaining technical knowledge about dairy processing equipment. This includes analysis by students on production units like dairy plants and ice cream units. The course focuses on pasteurisation an important aspect of dairy technology.

Eligibility Criteria

UG Programme - Candidates must be Class XII pass out from a recognised school.

PG Programme - Candidates applying for PG course must have completed B.Tech in Dairy Technology.

Scope of Dairy

  • There are many start-ups working in dairy farming which has increased scope for students pursuing courses in dairy technology.

  • There are many Europe-based MNCs that performs research on various dairy products for which recruitment of scientists and engineers are conducted across the world.

Course Fee for Dairy

Minimum Fees Maximum Fees
Private Government Private Government
1.20 Lakhs
B.E /B.Tech in Dairy at Rama University, Kanpur
17.15 K
B.Voc. in Dairy at Dayalbagh Educational Institute, Agra
4.00 Lakhs
B.E /B.Tech in Dairy at Centurion University of Technology and Management, Paralakhemundi
5.30 Lakhs
B.E /B.Tech in Dairy at Warner College of Dairy Technology, Allahabad
24.12 K
M.Sc. in Dairy at Global Open University, Dimapur
11.55 K
M.A. in Dairy at Dayalbagh Educational Institute, Agra
40.00 K
M.Sc. in Dairy at CMJ University, Shillong
2.08 Lakhs
B.E /B.Tech in Dairy at Chandra Shekhar Azad University of Agriculture and Technology, Kanpur
Data not available
7.00 K
Ph.D in Dairy at Indira Gandhi National Open University, New Delhi
Data not available
7.00 K
Ph.D in Dairy at Indira Gandhi National Open University, New Delhi
20.00 K
Diploma in Dairy at Singhania University, Jhunjhunu
10.90 K
Diploma in Dairy at National Dairy Research Institute, Karnal
1.74 Lakhs
Diploma in Dairy at RIMT University, Gobindgarh
1.20 Lakhs
Diploma in Dairy at Warner College of Dairy Technology, Allahabad

Questions related to Dairy

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What is dairy science technology course ?

Afrin Hossain 15th Mar, 2020


Dairy Technology  is a branch of Engineering,  which  primarily deals with topics such as-  milk  production, animal husbandry, cattle rearing, storage of  milk  , transportation and packing of  dairy  products, modern  technology  used in  dairy  sector, chemistry, nutrition  science  , marketing, management,  dairy  unit operations etc.

Basically,  Dairy Technology  is a  science  and engineering field that deals with the study of milk processing and its products.

Hope this Helped:)


Executive education would like to joine some executive course in dairy industry

Manisha 21st Feb, 2020

Hello aspirant

There are many executive courses in dairy industry

• Executive Diploma in Dairy science and technology

• MSc dairy technology course

• Executive MBA course in dairy management

• Dairy Executive program, pro dairy program - Cornell dairy Executive program.


How much cut off is there for general students in dairy science technology?

Koyel Bagchi 19th Feb, 2020


KEAM is the key to get admission in the dairy science technology.  Basically there is a variation of cut offs in every year. This variation is caused because of the number of students appeared in every year and the difficulty level of the questions.

For the general students the closing rank is 6K.

For the more details check the following link


Hope it helps you.

Thank you.


what are the semester wise syllabus for " Tanuvas" B.Teah ( Dairy Technolagy) of Tamil Nadu.

Sanjana Singh 7th Feb, 2020

Hey Ragonatham,

Hope you are doing well!

Well dear the semester-wise syllabus of any respective college can be found only on their official sites or you may even talk to the concerned faculty members about it.

Hope This was helpful!

All the best!

Keep Smiling :)


what are the semester wise syllabus for B.Tech Dairy Technology

Suryashis Chakraborty 7th Feb, 2020

Hello Ragothaman

B.Tech in Dairy Technology happens to be a four year long course that deals with the study of the processing of milk and dairy products.

The subjects that are taught over eight semesters vary from institute to institute and depend on the specialisation a students wishes to pursue.

Some of the common subjects taught in the course are as follows:

Physical Chemistry of Milk

Milk Production Management & Dairy

Engineering Drawing

Workshop Practice & Technology

Fluid Mechanics

Fundamentals of Microbiology


Condensed & Dried Milks

Fat Rich Dairy Products

Refrigeration and Air Conditioning

Dairy Engineering

Computer Programming

Dairy Extension Education

Entrepreneurship Development

Industrial Consultancy

Operations Research

Microbiology (Food Industry)

Packaging of Dairy Products

Chemical Quality Assurance

Dairy Biotechnology

Marketing Management

Quality and Safety Monitoring

Hope this helps you. We wish you the best for your future endeavours!


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