Institute of Jute Technology, an autonoumous educational institution, is located on the Ballygunge Circular Road, Kolkata
. It was established by the University of Calcutta and Indian Jute Mills Association in 1947. The institute offers B Tech and Junior Level Supervisory courses in spinning and weaving. Testing, inspection and technical services are also provided. The infrastructural amenities and magnificent auditorium make the center an ideal learning place. Training programmes are also organized for both Jute Mill and HRD of the Decentralised Jute Sectors.
Nearest air terminal is Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport about 18 km from the city.