Dr Shanti Swarup Bhatnagar University Institute of Chemical Engineering and Technology, Panjab University (formerly known as Department of Chemical Engineering and Technology) is a Department of Panjab University, Chandigarh. DCET/SSBUICET is one of the first departments of Panjab University, and one of the earliest schools of engineering in India. SSBUICET infrastructure and curriculum was developed in collaboration with Illinois Institute of Technology. The first Batch of the Department was started in 1958. Apart from Chemical Engineering there are other streams related to Chemical Engineering like Food Technology and Industrial Chemistry are also taught at the department.