University College of Technology, OU
The College has expanded and grown by leaps and bounds during its more than sixty years of journey from 1953 and the alumni of this college has spread all over the globe. With its established excellence in teaching and training theEngineering & Technology students for under-graduate, post-graduate and PhD programs, the college has emerged to nurture the new frontiers in Chemical Engineering, Chemical Technology, Food Technology, Textile Technology and Pharmacy.
The college is known for its versatile Engineering and Technology academic programs to support industrial processes of Chemical, Bio, Food, Textile and Pharmaceuticals has always attracted funding agencies to strengthen its academics and research infrastructure. The indoctrinated culture research and academic practices of the faculty enable to initiate new programs to contribute for sustained growth with expansion of this college.
Presently the Institution focus is to transform into a nodal of research center by orienting its academic projects towards cleaner processing technologies as identified thrust area. The demand driven research projects in the field of process intensification for green process technologies are prioritized. The opportunity of establishing the Centre of Excellence with World Bank assisted MHRD project TEQIP-II for Intensification of Chemical and Bio Processes with objectives to promote and popularize the concept of Process Intensification for green processing techniques through thematic areas to cover Environmental Engineering, Energy Engineering, Nano Technology and Biotechnology applications.
I feel proud to serve this esteemed institution to keep its tradition and legacy with efforts to overcome limitations to bring up the affluent environment of ensured success in both academic and research outcomes.
We need the support of our grand alumni, other stake holders and well-wishers from various frontiers to transform this college into learning institution with practices for innovations.