The Institute is popularly known as IJT, Kolkata, established in 1951. The Institute is associated with the Indian Jute Mil's Association and Calcutta University. IJT is approved by AICTE and affiliated with the University of Calcutta. The Institute provides education in Jute and Textile program for the students who have qualifying marks. The Institute aims at providing textile education in the field of the Textile and Jute Industry. IJT offers UG and PG courses for students who have qualifying marks in relevant subjects.
The institution offers UG & PG courses with different specializations. The course which I have done in this college is B.Tech in Biotechnology engineering and I got the admission on the basis of basis of score in JEE-MAINS entrance exam. Entrance score should be valid with respect to the cut off marks. Another basic requirement for admission is that student must have at least 50% aggregate in 10+2 with the compulsory subject of physics, chemistry and maths, from a board which is recognized. Fees structure for all courses is feasible plus the college do provide scholarship to the students on the basis of merit.