Programme objectives: The academic programme emphasizes on skills in multidisciplinary and advance education in cellulose and paper sciences. Programme includes courses in modern areas of applied paper science, industrial processing and paper technology. During the university’s educational programme at Masters level, the students receive adequate exposure of theoretical and practical aspects of cellulose and paper technology and gain competence in a distinctive set of skills to lead in paper industry. The course is also ideal for engineers and scientists currently working in the industry who wish to retrain and refresh in a new field. The current demand for pulp and paper experts indicates that this programme will be in high demand in the near future.