The world, as we see now would have been completely different, if not for engineering and technology. It has played an important part in making our daily lives convenient and comfortable. The mainstay of many industries, especially the manufacturing
of many industries, especially the manufacturing sector, it has helped in solving myriad problems by applying the principles of science. The Faculty of Technology (FoT) is an institution of higher learning in this important field of engineering and technology.
It would not be wrong to say that the FoT is the crown jewel of DDU. In fact, DDU primarily started as an engineering college (called DDIT) offering degree and diploma in Chemical Engineering in 1968. Since then, it has come a long way - adding other branches of engineering and postgraduate courses, becoming autonomous in 1990 and a deemed university in 2000, and subsequently turning into a University in 2005.
There are around 190 faculty members in FoT. The average teaching experience of the faculty members is more than 10 years. The faculty also includes allied facilities and Centres of Excellence (CoE) like Shah-Shulman Centre for Surface Science and Nanotechnology, R & D Centre, Environmental Audit Cell, Structural Design Centre and Anchor Institute for Chemicals & Petrochemicals.
Along with these centres, students are also given the opportunity to work in internationally reputed research organisations like BISAG and IPR at Gandhinagar, SAC-ISRO at Ahmedabad, PRL at Ahmedabad and Udaipur, TRDDC at Pune, R&D Centre of Reliance Industries Ltd. at Vadodara and IIT Bombay.
The University sponsors registration for national and international conferences as well as for research publications, and also provides duty leave to attend the same. All the students are encouraged to become members of the student branches of professional bodies in their discipline like ISTE, CSI, IETE, ISHRAE,IChE and IEEE.
A renowned faculty that celebrated its golden jubilee in 2018
Received NBA accreditation in 1998 and subsequently in 2008
Received NAAC accreditation in 2011 and subsequently in 2017
State-of-the-art infrastructure with well-equipped laboratories
Extensive use of ICT tools for teaching
AICTE approved courses & curriculum
Regular interaction with industry experts and alumni while updating syllabus
Teaching pedagogy and other activities designed to nurture students holistically
Faculty publications in reputed journals
Global collaborations and MOU's with corporates & universities
FoT is affiliated to different student chapters of professional bodies.
Strong & successful alumni base at the national & international level
Four-years pre-planned schedule (from admission up to convocation)
Strict adherence to academic calendar and schedule
Final semester devoted to industry internship to gain industrial exposure.
Research quality acknowledged by apex national & international bodies like MHRD, DST, ISRO, PRL and NSF, USA