National Sugar Institute (NSI), Kanpur Admission Notice 2021 | Sugar Tech

National Sugar Institute (NSI), Kanpur announced for the  Admission of academic session 2021-22

  • The Government of India had started the institute of Sugar Technology at Kanpur  in October 1936, by  the sugar section of  Harcourt Butler Technological Institute,  (H . B .T . I) in  Kanpur .  The sugar section H . B . T . I  existed from the year 1926 .
  • The name of the Institute was changed from H.B.T.I  to Indian Institute of Sugar Technology Technology (I .I.S.T) After  Independence of the India’s ,
  • From 1st  January, 1954 , the administrative control of the Institute was  shifted to the Government of India, under the Ministry of  Food and Agriculture.
  • In April, 1957 , the name of the Institute was again changed from I.I.ST  to National Sugar Institute . (N .S.I)
  • The  Institute caters to the technical workforce requirements of Sugar & allied Industry, institute conducts Fellowship/Post Graduate Diploma/Certificate Courses in Sugar Technology, Sugar  Engineering and Alcohol Technology disciplines . All these Post Graduate Diploma Courses are approved by All India Council for Technical Education.

National Sugar Institute (NSI), Kanpur- Admission for the academic session 2017-18 - sugarprocesstech

National Sugar Institute (NSI), Kanpur offered the following courses :

1. [ANSI (ST)] P.G. Diploma in Sugar Technology

Eligibility : B.Sc. with Chemistry. Physics & Mathematics or Bachelor Degree in Chemical. Engineering.

2. [ANSI (SE)] P.G. Diploma in Sugar Engineering

Eligibility : Bachelor’s Degree or A.M.I.E (from The Institution of  Engineers India) in Mechanical / Production / Electrical./ Electrical & Electronics

3.[DIFAT]P. G. Diploma in Industrial Fermentation and Alcohol Technology

Eligibility : B.Sc. with Chemistry / Applied Chemistry./ Industrial Chemistry/Bio -Chemistry. as one of the subject. or B.Tech. in Bio-Technology./  Chemical Engg.or Bio-Chemical Engg.

4.[ DSPMM] P.G. Diploma in Sugarcane Productivity & Maturity Management

Eligibility :B.Sc/ B.Sc.Agriculture

5 [DIIPA] P.G. Diploma in Industrial  Instrumentation & Process Automation

Eligibility :Bachelor’s Degree or A.M.I.E (from The Institution of Engineers,India) in Electronics & instrumentation/Electronics/Instrumentation/ Electrical & Electronics/ Applied Electronics & Instrumentation.

6 [DQCES] P.G Diploma course in Quality control and Environmental science

Eligibility :B.Sc. with Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics or zoology, Botany, Chemistry/B.Sc. with environmental science/ B.Sc. Bio-technology or B.Tech. in Bio-Technology.

7.[SBCC] Sugar Boiling Certificate Course

Eligibility :Matriculate/ High School with Science/ Agriculture. Exp:-One season (of minimum 90 days) experience of pan-operation in a vacuum pan sugar factory along with nomination

8.[SECC] Sugar Engineering Certificate Course

Eligibility :Diploma in Engineering Mechanical / Production / Electrical./ Electrical & Electronics.

9.[CCQC] Certificate Course in Quality Control

Eliogibility :12th Standard in Science (Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics). Sugar Technology/ Sugar Chemistry .

11. F.N.S.I. in Sugar Engineering

12. F.N.S.I. in Fermentation Technology.

Eligibility for the courses of  ANSI(ST) for FNSI in Sugar Technology/Sugar Chemistry, ANSI(SE) for FNSI in Sugar Engg.& DIFAT for FNSI in Fermentation  Technology :  Application for F.N.S.I. in Sugar Technology & Sugar Engineering should be sponsored by a sugar factory for carrying out  the research works conducting in this course. Similarly, in the same way for the application for  F.N.S.I in Fermentation Technology.

Note : For courses of  the above ANSI(ST),  ANSI(SE), DIFAT, DSPMM, DIIPA, SECC CCQC, also can be apply of the final year appearing candidates.


On- line submission of application forms  : From 19th  April 2021

Last date or receipt of downloaded print outs of duly filled & signed application forms at NSI Kanpur : 2nd July 2021

Last date for submission of On-line Applications (For Indians)  : 25th  June 2021

Last date for submission of On-line Applications (For Foreigners ) : 28th  May 2021


Application Fee –For all candidates except SC/ST Rs. : 1500/-

Application Fee –For SC /ST Candidates Rs. 1000/-

Application expense to be sent as DD drawn in favor of  Director, National Sugar Institute payable at Kanpur

Downloading of Admit Cards from web site by all applicants from 9th July 2021

Admission Test  conducting  : 18th  July 2021 (Sunday) to be held at Chennai , Delhi , Kanpur, Kolkata, Patna, meerut and Gorakhpur & Pune

 For further details and for applying Online, visit the website

For National Sugar Institute (NSI), Kanpur- Admission Prospectus and for Brochure purpose go through the following links

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2 thoughts on “National Sugar Institute (NSI), Kanpur Admission Notice 2021 | Sugar Tech


    (September 7, 2022 - 8:17 am)

    Does the institute issues PhD in Sugar Technology by research for foreigners ?

      siva alluri

      (October 1, 2022 - 3:32 pm)

      No, it is website providing some idea about sugar industry operations

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