Visvesvaraya Technological University

Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU) located in Belgaum, Karnataka is one of the largest Technological Universities in India with 20 years of Tradition of excellence in Engineering & Technical Education, Research and Innovations. It came into existence in the year 1998 to cater the needs of Indian industries for trained technical manpower with practical experience and sound theoretical knowledge in Karnataka State. University has very successfully achieved the tremendous task of bringing various colleges affiliated earlier to different Universities, with different syllabi, different procedures and different traditions under one umbrella in Karnataka State.

Central Silk Technological Research Institute (CSTRI) is a Research Centre affiliated with VTU with provisions for interested candidates to pursue Master of Science-Engineering) (MS. Engg) and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D) in Silk Technology and Textile Engineering under VTU.  

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