The Industry Certificate in Sugar Technology will provide theoretical and practical knowledge to students to develop their skills in the Sugar plant and Sugar manufacturing, their chemical control, methods of control, differential and inferential methods. They will gain a deeper understanding of the sugarcane in the application of its technology in sugar production. With developed skills in product and process development for the sugar and alcohol production in food industry, students /professionals will be able to work in industry and research Institutes.
In order to enhance the knowledge in the area of Sugar Technology, FFSQ, IGMPI has designed this programme. This is undertaken through theoretical knowledge and practical skill as both are essential to master the field of sugarcane industry.
The objective of this course is to give knowledge about Mill house control, chemistry involved in sugar processing, purity control check, true purity, brix % calculations etc. that can benefit Sugar industry. On completion of this course student will be able to explain the advanced processing of sugars at large scale.
Module 1: Introduction to Sugar Technology
Module 2: Sugar Chemistry
Module 3: Processing of Sugar
Module 4: Types of Sugars
Module 5: Clarification Process in Sugar Manufacturing
Module 6: Crystallization Process
Module 7: Sugar Quality Assurance and Quality Control
Module 8: By-products Utilization
Module 9: Industry based Case Studies
Graduation in Science and Candidates appearing for the final year of Bachelor's degree/equivalent qualification exam or awaiting their results, are also eligible to apply.
Minimum time in which a student can complete this industry certificate is 3 months while a maximum of 6 months is allowed to complete the course.
The registration dates for this bi-annual program run by the institute are updated timely on the webpage. The Training sessions and webinars are strictly scheduled depending on the availability of speakers. Though the recorded lectures are also made available through the IGMPI Learning Management System so the participants are able to listen to them according to their own pace. Effective E-learning tools incorporated into the design of the webpage make the course lectures, videos and study material easily accessible. This gives huge window of self-regulated and self-paced performance to the participants.
IGMPI follows a credit system based on all all learning activities involved in studying for all PG Diploma, Executive Diploma and Certificate Programmes. Each of your modules is equal to 4 credits. To successfully complete the programme, you will have to earn all the credits assigned to your programme.
All the participants are obliged to timely submit completed assessment assignments (during the course, usually after every module) and appear for an online exam at the end of the course. After successful completion, the participants will be awarded Industry Certificate in Sugar Technology by Faculty of Food Safety and Quality, IGMPI. For all the above mentioned modules elaborate course material, self-assessment assignments and project work details would be provided by the Institute from time to time. Details get updated on the webpage as well.
The Institute has partnered with many organizations for providing with placement assistance to its participants. The robust placement cell comprises of senior level Human Resources professionals and Talent Acquisition experts which maintains close links with business and industry. We are engaged in promoting the employability of our participants by maintaining good rapport and relation with HR cell and recruiting managers of leading Food, Biotechnology and Agriculture companies across the globe.
The efforts of our placement cell also include helping with professional resume writing, interview skills & conducting mock interviews etc.
Faculty of Food Safety and Quality, IGMPI’s e/distance course is a professional course targeted to cater the food industry needs trained food professionals. The information, guidance, practical training and off course completion certificate will provide the participant with not one but many opportunities like Sugar experts, production executive, production manager, quality assurance executives, quality control executives quality managers, position in NPD team, food consultants, food journalism and many more.
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