Wood and Paper Technology

             
Wood  Technology course   was started in 1982 at  Government Polytechnic college Kannur. This course is unique and only one of it’s kind in India . This course is designed to fulfill the long felt need of wood based Industries. The subject covers forest and forestry, raw materials for Wood and Paper industries, wood seasoning and preservation, saw milling, veneering, manufacture of wood products like particle board, M D F, value added products like Mouldings , Cornices, skirting’s, decking’s etc; Ply woods, BB, FD, Synthetic Resin manufacturing, pulp and paper manufacturing, Specialty papers and boards, Interior design Engineering etc.
              Being  having the  large opportunities in pulp and paper industries, this course is renamed as Wood and Paper Technology in 1991. The student’s intake is 43. There is great demand for the passed diploma holders in Wood and Paper Technology and the placement is 100 %.
The job opportunities are in interior fields, estimation, Interior design and drawing, particle board and MDF industries. All students are placed through campus interview by placement cell. Alumni of department is running number of industries in India and Abroad.
Number of students are paving there path by placed in public sector like Hindustan News print limited, Bank Note Paper Mill India Ltd ,Mysore e t c by cracking the respective exams and experience

Academic Performance

Usually pass percentage is above 75% . last year we could achieve 88%

Placement details

Although pass percentage is less than 100 , it doesn’t affect the placement. always students are leaving the institution with smiling face and a job in the bag. it shows the demand of the programme. common recruiters are Grammos, century plywood, Shobha Interiors, etc.

Major achievements 

Testing of water in the near by well water to check the presence of e coli bacteria. done on war footing as part of social commitment

production of Mask and Hand sanitizer in department chemical Laboratory on accordance with IMA and WHO standard during the time of Pandemic-covid-19

Distributed mobile phones to needy students to ensure online class full fledged with the help of Alumni

Faculty Details

Name: PRABHAKARAN K

M.Tech in Mechatronics

Designation: HEAD OF THE DEPARTMENT

Phone:9446021534

Email: prabhakarankayaralam@gmail.com

NAME: PRABISHA M

DESIGNATION: LECTURER IN CHEMICAL ENGINEERING

M.Tech in Chemical Engineering, NIT Tiruchirappalli

PHONE; 9940291794

MAIL ID;prabisha@gptckannur.ac.in

Name: SHINESH T M

M.Tech in Manufacturing Technology, NIT Tiruchirappalli

Designation: LECTURER IN MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

Phone: 9747350641

Email: shinesh@gptckannur.ac.in

Name: NITHYANANDAN O C

Designation: DEMONSTRATOR

Phone:8281065978

Email: nithyanandanothayoth@gmail.com

Name: AJITHKUMAR K

Designation: DEMONSTRATOR

Phone:9447012089

Email: ajithrajagriha@gmail.com

Name: SREESHAN M

Designation: Trade Instructor

Phone:

Email: 


Name: DILEEPAN M

Designation: Trade Instructor

Phone:

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Name: SAJITH M

Designation: Tradesman

Phone:8921262790

Email: sajithparappatta@gmail.com

Name: PRAKASHAN K

Designation: Tradesman

Phone:9746260792

Email: 

 

Name: AHRAF C K

Designation: NON TECHNICAL ATTENDER

Phone:9539050997

Email

NAME: MIDHUN NATH M

M.Tech in Production Engineering, G E C Trissur

DESIGNATION: GUEST LECTURER

PHONE:9656115817

MAIL ID:midhunnathpanoor@gmail.com

Name: SUBIN E

M.Tech in Materials Engineering, NIT Surathkal

Designation: Guest Lecturer

Phone:9446040495

Mail Id:subine4@gmail.com