Friday, April 25, 2014


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Application for admission to the REGULAR COURSE in FLOUR MILLING TECHNOLOGY

Admission for 12 months regular international course in Flour Milling Technology at International School of Milling Technology (ISMT) scheduled for the year 2014 - 2015.

Central Food Technological Research Institute (CFTRI), the pioneering organization in Research and Development in the area of Food science and Technology and Human Resource Development. CFTRI is ISO 9001:2008 & ISO 14001:2004 Organization and ISO 17025:2005 Accredited Laboratory. As a part of human resource development, an International School of Milling Technology was established as a joint Indo-Swiss venture and Roller Flour Millers' Federation of India project during 1981 to serve the needs of flour milling industry in India and other developing countries with regard to training in flour milling technology.

So far 32 regular courses in Flour Milling Technology have been completed and 33rd is in progress. In these courses, 625 participants including 100 from some of the other developing countries such as Bangladesh, Cambodia, Ethiopia, Ghana, Guyana, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Liberia, Mongolia, Nepal, Nigeria, Oman, Pakistan, The Philippines, Srilanka, Syria, Suriname, Uganda, United Arab Emirates, Vietnam, West Indies, Yemen, Zambia, have been trained. These trained personnel are serving in different roller flour mills in India and in various other countries. Since then, there have been qualitative changes in the working of these mills as per the feedback received from the milling industry.
The requirements for admission are as follows:
Eligibility: Bachelor's Degree/Diploma in Technology/Engineering/Science or equivalent.
Those who are appearing for final year exams may also apply and submit the marks card on or before 02nd July 2014. Selection is based on marks/grades of the qualifying degree / diploma examination. Weightage may be given for experience in flour milling / sponsorship by flour milling industry for limited seats. If required an aptitude test / interview will be conducted by CSIR-CFTRI, at Mysore.

The course fee is Rs.90,000/- for Indian participant and U.S. $ 10,000 for participant from abroad. The course fee indicated is exclusive of service tax which is applicable as per Indian government regulations at the time of admission
Request for application form and the prospectus which should be accompanied by crossed Indian Postal Order or Demand Draft for Rs. 500/- for Indian participant and U.S. $ 50 in the form of international money order or bank draft for a foreign participant, drawn in favour of “The Director, CFTRI, Mysore”. The application form can be downloaded from the below link and sent along with the crossed Indian Postal Order or Demand Draft as mentioned above. The application form complete in all respects should reach “The Coordinator, ISMT, CFTRI, Mysore-570 020, India, on or before 02nd July 2014. Candidates selected for the course will be intimated about their selection.

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