testing of Petroleum Products and many of its Alumni are occupying very high positions in the Petroleum Refineries and the Petrochemical Industry in the country and abroad. It also has a postgraduate programme.
The Department of Surface Coating Technology
Started in 1997 under the ninth plan of Government of India supported by UGC and is in operation in coordination with the Department of Oil Technology. It runs undergraduate courses with excellent Paint making machinery. This department has become the hub for projects on development of ecofriendly, weather resistant, fire resistant and marine paints.
Department of Plastics and Polymer
This is a department started in 1996 and has since then has many seen batches of undergraduate students who have excelled in the course. This specialization offers excellent placement opportunities to students in several related industries.
Department of Chemistry
The Department of Chemistry is one of the largest supporting department in the Institute since its inception and has been the mainstay of Industries around Vidarbha who have looked to this Institute for the standardization of their products and raw materials and has lent excellent support facililities to all the Engineering and Technology courses. This department also offers excellent facilities for research work leading to Ph.D degree.
Department of Physics
In existence since inception of the Institute it has been catering to the needs of Physics curriculum in the various courses run in the Institute and has excellent infrastructural