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Courses for Career in Packaging

Indian Institute of Packaging ( IIP ) is a National Premier Institute known for its active role in the field of Packaging Design, Developments, Quality, Testing and Evaluation of Packaging Materials, Technical and Professional Courses besides other activities such as organising National & International Conferences, Award Contests and Exhibitions.

It has its Head Office at Andheri, Mumbai and has also set up State of Art Package Quality Testing and Evaluation Laboratories at Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkata, Delhi and Hyderabad. A large number of industries in the country involved in manufacturing a variety of packaging materials as well as users of packages such as Pharma, Food, Cosmetics, Toiletries and other Products regularly use the expertise and the services available in the laboratories.

The Institute ( IIP ) is also a Founder Member of Asian Packaging Federation and a Member of the World Packaging Organisation. Indian Institute of Packaging ( IIP ) offers a variety of Educational Courses to cater to fresh Graduates in Science and Technology as well as Practicing Professionals in the Industry.

Following are the Career oriented Educational Courses offered by the Institute :

I. Three – Months Full Time Certificate Program in Packaging :

The course is suitable for fresh Diploma / Graduates in any discipline who desire to make a career in Packaging Business / Profession. The program comprises of classroom sessions by Institute’s own and guest faculty, with visits to industries for study of various Packaging Processes and Technologies. The course opens good opportunities in Packaging Industry. The course is attended by a number graduates from business families as well as others, & persons from overseas countries.

On successful completion of the course, the candidate is awarded a Certificate, which is accredited by Asian Packaging Federation. This 3 – Month Course is conducted at Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai, Hyderabad and Kolkata every year during July – December period.

II. Two – Year Full Time Post Graduate Diploma in Packaging :

This course is open to all Graduates in Science, Technology and Engineering and allied fields. The admission is through all India Level Entrance Examination conducted in June every year in all metro cities. Admission Forms are available in April and the course begins in August. The course is conducted at Mumbai and Delhi.

The course has 4 semesters, 3 of which are at the Campus of the Institute while, for the 4th semester Students work on projects in different industries in the country. After successfully passing the required examinations held in every semester and Industrial Training, the Students are awarded Post Graduate Diploma in Packaging. The course is conducted for the last 23 – Years and many past students are working in reputed national and international companies. Campus Placement absorbs most students.

III. Distance Education Program ( Correspondence Course ) :

This is an 18 – Month Course starting in January every year is designed for working executives who are Graduates / Diploma – holders in different disciplines but need packaging knowledge by virtue of their job requirements. Successful candidates are awarded a Graduate Diploma in Packaging Technology, accredited by Asian Packaging Federation ( APF ).

IV. Executive Development Programs ( EDP ) :

These are short – term programs of 1 day to 1 week duration conducted in various industrial cities in the country. These programs are designed for working Executives as well as Professionals needing to update their knowledge.

For registration and details of all courses please contact us at :

Indian Institute of Packaging,
E – 2, MIDC, Andheri,
Mumbai – 400 093,
Phone No : 022 – 28219803 / 6751,
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Website :

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Application Form Submission 16 Dec 2020 to 16 Jan 2021.