Textile industry in India is heading towards a drastic change aiming at remarkable progress and development. In order to fulfill the utmost needs of this industry, a great responsibility lies on the Technical Institutions, which impart Textile education to train the technocrats and enable them to give their best. In this direction, the Department of Textile Engineering of PIET is vigorously marching towards pursuit of technical excellence in textile education. The institute is the only institute under the aegis of Kurukshetra University in the state of Haryana which offers Bachelor of Technology in Textile Engineering.
In a very short span of institute’s inception, the student representatives of its department have won many prizes in different national and international conferences organized by institutes of world reputated like IIT Delhi, VJTI Mumbai, TITS Bhiwani, & Pearl Academy, New Delhi, etc.
The department is well known for state-of-the-art laboratory facilities as well as experienced and highly qualified faculty.
Located in Panipat, the hub of textile exports, the department has enormous opportunity to build strong industry-institute relationship with the industries in Panipat as well as other industries in northern part of India.
Our students are being placed in esteemed MNCs viz. Vardhman, Arvind, Trident, Nahar, Reliance, RSWM, Raymonds, JCT, Groz-Beckert, and so on. Few of the alumni are currently working in Textile Committee, Office of Development Commissioner (Handicrafts) under aegis of Ministry of Textiles, GOI. Budget-2017 has provided Rs. 200 crore under “Pradhan Mantri Paridhan Rojgar Yojna” to boost employment in garment sector. The department has also fostered tie-ups with TUL, Czech Republic. Selected students have been sent for summer internship in recent past.