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November 20, 2021
November 20, 2021 / News and Events
October 29, 2021 / News and Events
Documents to be submitted during reporting in the Institute for admission in B.Tech (HTT) – 1st Year 2021-2022
JOSSA and UPCET Check List for B.TechDownloadRead More
October 20, 2021 / News and Events
Diploma in Handloom & Textile Technology – Fifth Semester – 2014 Regulation May-2021- Examination Result
October 4, 2021 / News and Events
It is informed to all students of 1st Sem Diploma in Handloom and Textile Technology & 1st Sem Post Diploma...Read More
Welcome to IIHT VARANASI
Handloom Industry is an important and the biggest component of the country’s economy as a significant employment provider. Present global scenario requires competitiveness in terms of price and quality. Indian Institutes of Handloom Technology are in continuous process to provide leadership in this regard. In providing employment Handloom Industry is next only to Agriculture in India. Craftsmanship of Indian Weaver is world famous and Indian Handloom products have market all over the world. Read More...
The beginning of the Varanasi Institute dates back to 1911 when it was set up as an Experimental Weaving Station. Later on, it was named as Govt. Central Weaving Instt. and kept functioning under the Govt. of Uttar Pradesh after independence till 1956. During its early years, this Institute along with a Research Section was responsible for quite a good number of inventions that have been gradually adopted by many centers of the Handloom Industry in UP as well as in other States. Read More...