The Institute of Chemical Technology (ICT) Mumbai was established as the Department of Chemical Technology on 1st October, 1933 by the University of Mumbai, through active support of industries and philanthropists. The Institute was most popularly known as UDCT, Mumbai. Research has been an integral part of ICT since its inception and it has created over 500 first generation entrepreneurs. The UDCT grew significantly in stature and was granted autonomy under UGC regulations by the University of Mumbai and further converted in to an Institute on 26th January, 2002. Under the World Bank TEQIP programme, the Maharashtra government granted it full autonomy in June 2004. Due to the recommendations of the Government of Maharashtra and University of Mumbai, the ICT was granted Deemed University Status by the MHRD on 12th September, 2008, with all provisions of the UGC for funding and support as the state owned deemed university.
Selection of candidates to the UG courses is based upon the marks obtained in MAH-CET, conducted by the Competent Authority. Admission to M.Tech courses is done on the basis of GATE scores whereas for M.Sc courses, candidates are shortlisted on the basis of university entrance examination scores. Admission to the Ph.D courses is based up on the written entrance test conducted by ICT.
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