Eligibility & Selection Procedure for Packaging Technology

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Eligibility & Selection Procedure for Packaging Technology : : Packaging Technology Career Courses

Eligibility and selection procedure for admission into 2 Years Full Time Post Graduate Diploma, Graduate in Science ( 12+3 ), with Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Microbiology ( any one as main subject ) ( or ) Agriculture / Food Science ( or ) Engineering ( or ) Technology with minimum second class are eligible to apply.

Students awaiting result may also apply. Admission is through entrance test conducted by the institutes. For admission into Four Years Engineering course in Packaging Technology, students with 10+2, Science stream with minimum 50 percent aggregate are eligible for the Entrance Test.

Admission is through AIEEE ( All India Engineering Entrance Examination)  conducted by CBSE (Central Board of Secondary Education) every Year.

For three months full time intensive training course, Graduates in Science / Engineering / Technology, Commerce or Diploma in Engineering / Technology are eligible.

Admission is through registration. For 3 Years Diploma in Packaging, the candidates must have passed Secondary School Certificate Examination of Maharashtra State Board of Secondary Examination, Pune or any other equivalent examination with at least 50 percent marks and at least 45 percent marks aggregate for backward class candidates.


Selection for admission is through the basis of inter – se – merit of the candidate.

Packaging Institutes Abroad :

Section NoSection NameGOT - UGGOT - PG
1English Language1030
3Reasoning and Intelligence1520
4General Knowledge10-
5Data Interpretation - 20

Packaging Technology Career Opportunities :

Packaging Technologists ensure that products are safely and appropriately packaged. Packaging industry offers a multi disciplinary career. It offers a great career with lot of growth potential.

There is no doubt that the sheer range of careers in packaging industry is formidable. The majority of packaging technologists start their careers in quality control or product development or production engineer or purchase department or in packaging departments by user industries. They also have an opportunity to join in quality control or production department of packaging material converting industries. Typically careers start in packaging development as a packaging technologist and many follow a career path through senior technologist roles to become packaging development manager or head packaging.

Salaries for packaging technologists vary with the employer and levels of responsibility. Mostly placement is through campus interview. The emoluments of students are in range of about 20, 000 to 25,000 per month.

Conclusion :

There are more than 40,000 packaging units across the country, comprising manufacturers, raw material, machinery and converting industry.

Economic liberalization has certainly accelerated the growth of packaging industry in recent times. According to the industry survey, The demand for talent is so great, its impending prosperity for Indian as well as international packaging companies.

The industry continues to grow significantly. The problem has been having the personnel to keep pace with developing technology. The demand for trained and qualified packaging technologists is quite high. In a rapidly urbanizing world, packaging is substantial to obtain basic consumer goods.

Packaging should fulfill its function with a minimum overall resource use. Overall for every 1% increase of packaging, the amount of food wastage decrease by 1.6%. Packaging technologists can only make these wonders to happen. In coming time, it will certainly grow exceptionally well in India as well as Worldwide and there is no doubt on its success.

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