Department Profile

The Department Paint Technology, under Chemical Technology, is one of the oldest departments of H.B.T.U. Kanpur (Formerly H.B.T.I. Kanpur), established in 1923.

The Department was founded with an aspiration for the development of high quality scientific and engineering manpower for a broad grasp of the fundamental principles of sciences and the scientific methods, deep understanding of their area of specialization, innovative ability to solve new problems, and the capacity to learn continually and interact with the multidisciplinary groups. Above all, the students are trained to develop the capacity for free and objective inquiry, courage and integrity, awareness and sensitivity to the needs and aspirations of the society. Various programs are designed to impart knowledge, and strengthen concepts and intellectual skills through course work, seminars and project/ thesis work and cater to the needs of industry, R&D organizations, and educational institutions.

Since its establishment department has made great strides in the past few decades. The department maintains a close touch with other national & international educational institutions & has accomplished several research & development projects in collaboration with them. Paint and Coating Technologists’ Association(PACT) is also functioning effectively at HBTU Kanpur at Paint Technology Dept. HBTU Kanpur, the students are endowed with the inherent attributes of Excellence and Perfection. The Paint Technology Department of HBTI has undoubtedly been a center of excellence for learning in the country. It has fully equipped labs with modern apparatus as per the standards of the AICTE. The labs have sufficient facilities to provide the students with thorough practical as well as technical knowledge.

There is a close relationship between the faculty and the students. The faculty regularly provides technical updates regarding the latest industrial trends.

The Faculty of the Department, with the rich blend of Knowledge and Experience, has always proved its prominence in the field of technical education, nurturing and grooming the young technologists into promising professionals unmatched in their knowledge, innovation and perfection.

The Department has sculpted numerous engineers, who had proved their mettle by becoming the souls and roots of various industries in the field of research in the country and abroad, and are repatriating credit and fame to the department.

Department of Paint Technology at HBTU aims at being a leader of innovation in the area of paints and surface coatings to produce quality technologists of world standards to deliver the benefits of the developed technologies to the people


  • To achieve academic excellence and practical knowledge in the fields of paints & coatings, resins & polymers, pigments, paint Application, and allied areas.
  • To inculcate technical competence in students for formulation, manufacture and application of advanced paints and coatings with eco -friendly and sustainable approach.
  • To develop state-of-art facilities for testing and consultancy for industry to make the department a center of excellence in the field of paints and coatings at global level.
  • To develop indigenous and adaptable technologies related to paint and coatings for small scale production and to develop entrepreneurial skills, towards betterment of society.
B. Tech. in Chemical Technology – Paint Technology
B. Tech. in Chemical Technology – Paint Technology


B.Tech. Chemical Technology (Paint Technology) Old Syllabus VIEW
B.Tech. Chemical Technology (Paint Technology) New Course Structure VIEW
B.Tech. Chemical Technology (Paint Technology) New Syllabus VIEW

Course structure for PhD program in different specializations.
PhD courses should be taken by students in consultation with their thesis supervisors.

Dr. P.K. Kamani

Professor & Head

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Name Designation Mobile No. Email Id
Mr. Sunil Mehrotra Assistant Professor. 7843931003 [email protected]
Mr. Ghanshyam Assistant Professor 7275105811 [email protected]
Mr. M.I.Khan Assistant Professor 9335437500 [email protected]
Administrative Officers

Staff Members

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  • UG Lab of Paint Technology.
  • PG and Research Lab of Paint Technology.
  • Paint Application Lab.
  • Testing Lab Paint Technology.

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Research/ Project/ Consultancy
The faculty members are actively involved in research activities and publishing the research work in reputed journals. The details of the publications are provided in the bio-data of individual faculty members.

Faculty work as expert member for various activities e.g. visits to MSME, AICTE, DRDO, IICTE, CIPET, UPTU, etc.

Faculty visited abroad and participated for paper presentation in International Conferences


The faculty members are actively involved in research activities and publishing the research work in reputed journals. The details of the publications are provided in the bio-data of individual faculty members.


Dr. P. K. Kamani

Professor & Head

Phone: 9839027026

Email: [email protected]