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May 18, 2022
DHTT and PDTP Result of Nov-Dec 2021 Exam IIHT, VaranasiDownloadRead More
April 22, 2022
Notice for admission in B.Tech (Handloom and Textile Technology) 1st year and 2nd year (Through Lateral Entry) for AY 2022-23
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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...