New Age Courses

DGT is in process of constantly upgrading and modernizing the ITIs in terms of their infrastructure, pedagogy, curriculum and technology interventions. Accordingly, new-age courses in IoT, Renewable Energy, Additive Manufacturing Technology (3-D Printing), Mechatronics, Drone Technology, etc. have been recently introduced in the ITIs.

National Skill training Institute, Chennai is an Institute under Directorate General of Training, Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship, Government of India is conducting New Age Courses (CTS) courses under the aegis of NCVT in the following trades :

Sl. No. Name of the Course NSQF Level Duration Sanctioned Seats
   1 SOLAR TECHNICIAN (ELECTRICAL)     3 1 year       20
   2 DRONE TECHNICIAN     3 6 months       24

Objective : These Course is to improve trending new age skills to cater the needs of New age industries.

Combination of Subjects : The following subjects are covered.

  • Trade Theory
  • Trade Practical
  • Employability Skills

Start of session : 1st August of every year.

Eligibility for Admission : Passed 10th class examination or equivalent.

Admission & Award of Certificate : Candidates can enroll for the above programmes for one year. A candidate has to secure 60% Sessional marks in Theory and Practicals and also have a minimum of 80% attendance. On possessing the above requisites, candidates will be allowed to appear for the final examination conducted by NCVT, New Delhi in June/July every year. On passing the prescribed exam, trainees will be awarded the Certificate from NCVT.

Fees Details :

Sl.No. Particulars General / OBC Fees Amount (Rs.) SC / ST Fees Amount (Rs.)
1 Admission Fee 100/- 25/-
2 Registration Fee 50/- Nil
3 Tuition Fee 1800/- (150/- per month)   600/-  (50/- per month)
4 Caution Deposit (Refundable)  250/- 250/-
5 Examination Fee 100/- 25/-
6 Gymkhana Fee 100/- Nil
  Total Amount  2400/- 900/-

**Girl candidates admitted in NSTI  under CITS and CTS are exempted from tuition and examination fee.

Hostel : Hostel facilities are available for trainees on payment of Rs. 100/- per month as Hostel Rent and Rs. 50/- as Hostel service charge. Hostel Caution money Rs. 250/- per session (Refundable) are also to be deposited for availing hostel. Mess charges extra to be borne by the candidates.

Games : Games Facilities are available .

Working Hours : From 09.00 am to 5.30 pm with half hour lunch break on all working days (Monday to Friday).

Attendance : Minimum 80% attendance is required to appear in the Final Trade Test to be held at the end of the course.

Note : Above Fees / Charges subject to change as per direction of the DGT, MSDE, New Delhi.

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