Central institute of plastic engineering and technology, Chennai
or CIPET is a government institution established in the year 1968 by government of India with the assistance of United Nations Development Program (UNDP), in Chennai.
The college has centers in almost 29 other cities as well across India. The university was considered as one of the most successful projects of the UNDP.
College offers undergraduate, post graduate, Ph.D. programs , diploma and vocational programs. Some of the popular courses are-
- B.E./B.Tech. in Plastic Engineering/ Technology
- B.E./B.Tech in Manufacturing Engineering / Technology
- M.E/ M.Tech in Plastic Engineering / Technology
- M.Tech in Polymer Nano-Technology
- M.sc in Bio-Polymer science
- M.sc in Polymer Science
The college has a very good placement record, since it is highly recognized by polymer industry across the country. 80% of their students get placed every year and some of them start their journey to be an entrepreneur with the support of college’s faculty.
Hostel and Facilities
The college offers two separate hostel residences for its male and female students. Rooms of the hostels are big, spacious and have furniture and two students have to share one room with each other.
Facilities provided by the CIPET institute include conference halls, video conference hall, cafeteria, auditorium, library, digital libraries, sports facilities, tool room, placement cell, student’s grievance cell, and hostels etc.
CIPET motivates students to do their best not just in academics but also beyond academics that is in extracurricular activities. The institute offers many activity platforms for students such as art and culture events, indoor games competition and outdoor sports tournament in which students can perform and show their skills.
The institute celebrates many events in the college premises. Name of some events that the institute organizes are listed below-
- The cultural fest ‘CIPOFEST’
- Technical fest
- Alumni meet
- International conferences
- Graduation Day
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|BE Plastic Technology||TNEA||BCM||191 Marks||2015|
|BE Plastic Technology||TNEA||Other Backward Class||193 Marks||2015|
|BE Manufacturing Engineering||TNEA||Other Backward Class||193 Marks||2015|
|BE Manufacturing Engineering||TNEA||BCM||182 Marks||2016|