India is turning out to become a media driven society. There are hundreds of media houses in India which are offering careers for Printing Technology graduates and post graduates. The printing industry is growing despite tough competition from Television and Web media. Candidates with good technical skills along with regular qualifications printing technology will get excellent opportunities in the printing industry.
Training is Print Technology is offered at Degree and Diploma levels. Candidates with a professional degree in printing technology will get a trainee opportunity initially and will be absorbed into regular positions after experience. Newspapers, magazines, advertising agencies, government printing departments, public and private banks, other publication houses offer employment opportunities for Printing Technologists.
Institutes offering Printing Technology Programs in India
1. Jadavpur University, Calcutta
2. Anna University, Chennai
3. JNTU College of Engineering, Hyderabad
4. Avinashilingam Institute for Home Science and Higher Education for Woman, Coimbatore
5. BMS College of Engineering, Bangalore
6. College of Engineering and Technology, Pune
7. Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal
Institutes offering Pulp and Paper Technology Courses in India:
1. IIT Roorkee, Roorkee (www.rurkiu.ernet.in)
2. Amaravati University (Department of Chemical Technology), Amravati (www.amtuni.com)
3. Nagpur University, Amaravati Road, Nagpur
4. University of Roorkee, Institute of Paper Technology at Saharanpur, Roorkee
5. Forest Research Institute, Dehradun (PG Diploma in Pulp and Paper Technology).