Status: Planning Stage
Promoter: Central Institute Of Plastics Engineering & Technology (CIPET)
Project: Planning a CIPET Centre
Location: Baddi, dist. Solan, Himachal Pradesh
Project Details: Foundation stone was laid on 27th April, 2016. The Institute is being established at a cost of Rs. 401 million from the Centre whereas the Government of Himachal Pradesh apart from providing land has also made a provision of Rs. 20 million in the annual budget 2016-17 for the same. Himachal Pradesh government had released first installment to the tune Rs. 0.5 million to the Institute of Plastic engineering on 2nd January, 2016 for creating infrastructure. At present, CIPET Baddi is functioning temporarily in the premises of Baddi Technical Training Institute (BTTI). The motive of CIPET Centre is to upgrade the skill & technical competency of personnel in plastics industry. It offers Post Graduate Diploma in Plastics Processing & Testing (PGD-PPT) from the academic year 2015-16 besides wide range of short-duration, skill-cum-technology up-gradation programmes in the field of plastics processing, injection moulding etc. The CIPET Centre will be inaugurated in 2017.