Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology

Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, West Bengal formerly known as West Bengal University of Technology came into operation on January 15, 2001 after the promulgation of the THE WEST BENGAL UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY ACT, 2001. The University started its academic session from June 15, 2001 after receiving UGC grant. Currently, 160 institutions are affiliated to the University spread across 15 districts of  West Bengal with a strength of more than 3000 students. The main objective of the University is to have a systematic course of study in the field of engineering and technology. The University has intimate and collaborative linkages with national and International research institutes, University and the industries. 

Objectives of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology

a) To serve as a Centre of Excellence in teaching and research in technology and management area.
b) To provide framework of industrialization based on knowledge economy. 

Mission of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology

As stated in  the University’s website the mission of the University is as follows:
  • To impart quality and value based teaching & learning of international standard for solving the real life problems
  • To create and disseminate knowledge both nationally & internationally towards the transformations of the civilization into a knowledge based society
  • To institutionalize the extension and field outreach activities with a view to transform the university system into an active instrument for social change
  • To develop liaison and collaboration with the globally recognised academic institutions in order to inject new and fresh thinking in teaching, learning and research
  • To generate intellectually capable and imaginatively gifted professionals and successful entrepreneurs having environmental consciousness and ethics who can work as individual or in group in multi-cultural global environments for continuing significantly towards the betterment of quality of human life.

Courses in Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology

UG Courses

  • BTech in COMPUTER SCIENCE & ENGINEERING
  • BTech in INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
  • B.Sc in Animation & Film Making
  • B.Sc in Bioinformatics
  • B.Sc in Biotechnology
  • B.Sc in Environmental Science
  • B.Sc in Food Science & Technology
  • B.Sc in Forensic Science
  • B.Sc in Gaming and Mobile Application Development
  • B.Sc in Interior Design
  • B.Sc in IT (Artificial Intelligence )
  • B.Sc in IT (Big Data Analytics)
  • B.Sc in IT (Blockchain Technology)
  • B.Sc in IT (Cryptography & Network Security)
  • B.Sc in IT (Cyber Security)
  • B.Sc in IT (Data Science)
  • B.Sc in IT (Internet of Things)
  • B.Sc in Materials Science
  • B.Sc in Mathematics and Computing
  • B.Sc in Multimedia Science, Augmented & Virtual Reality
  • B.Sc in Multimedia, Animation & Graphic Design
  • B.Sc in Robotics & 3D Printing
  • BBA
  • BBA in Business Analytics
  • BBA in Hospital Management
  • BBA in Risk Management
  • BBA in Tourism and Travel Management
  • BCA

PG Courses

  • MTech in BIOTECHNOLOGY
  • MTech in BIOINFORMATICS
  • ME in COMPUTER SCIENCE & ENGINEERING
  • MTech in INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING & MANAGEMENT
  • MTech in INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
  • MTech in SOFTWARE ENGINEERING
  • MTech in MICROELECTRONICS & VLSI TECHNOLOGY
  • MTech in COMPUTER SCIENCE & ENGINEERING (Information Security)
  • M.Tech in Geoinformatics
  • M.Tech in Information Technology (Artificial Intelligence)
  • M.Tech in Information Technology (Data Science)
  • M.Tech in Information Technology (Information Security)
  • M.Tech in Information Technology (Internet of Things)
  • M.Tech in Materials Science and Technology
  • M.Tech in Renewable Energy
  • M.SC IN MICROBIOLOGY
  • M.SC IN GENETICS
  • M.SC IN MOLECULAR BIOLOGY
  • M.Sc in Bioinformatics
  • M.Sc in Biotechnology
  • M.Sc in Clinical Genetics
  • M.Sc in Environmental Science
  • M.Sc in Film and Television Production
  • M.Sc in Food Science & Technology
  • M.Sc in Forensic Science
  • M.Sc in Materials Science
  • M.Sc in Multimedia, Animation & Graphic Design
  • M.Sc in Pharmaceutical Analysis

Post Graduate Diploma Courses

  • PGD in Broadcasting Engineering
  • PGD in Capital Market & Investment
  • PGD in Computer Forensic, Cyber Crime and Related Laws
  • PGD in Forensic Science & Related Laws
  • PGD in Internet TV, Content Management and Social Media Marketing

Six months Certificate Courses

  • 3D Printing
  • Advanced Computational Science
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Block Chain Technology
  • Clinical Pharmacy
  • Computer Forensic and Cyber Crime
  • Core Networking
  • Cryptography
  • Cyber Security
  • Data Analytics with Python
  • Data Science with R
  • Food Processing & Entrepreneurship
  • Forensic Science and Criminology
  • Microbial Technology and Quality Testing
  • Pharmaceutical Quality Assurance
  • Questioned Documents and Finger Prints
  • Robotics
  • Web Application Design

Scholarships in Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology

Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology has been offering scholarships on need cum merit basis through various channels to promote higher education among all. Some of the scholarships that students can avail for studying in the University are:
  • National Scholarship Portal
  • Minority Scholarship
  • Kanyashree Scholarship
  • Swami Vivekananda West Bengal Government Merit cum Means Scholarship
  • Scholarship to SC, ST and OBC Students

Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology Library

The library which was founded in 2004 initially had a few books and journals to begin with. Currently, it has a mammoth collection of more than 25965 books among which 10131 are e-books , 6000 ( approx.) e-journals 20 print journals including 4 foreign journals. The library also has a good collection of CDs, audio Cassette and DVDs. It is fully automated and accessible to all scholars, students, teaching and non-teaching staff of the university.

Contact Details

Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, West Bengal
BF 142, Sector 1, Salt Lake City,
Kolkata 700064, West Bengal

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