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(Covers the Mandatory requirements under Indian Electricity Act 2003)

WHY YOU SHOULD JOIN? The main aim of the course is to develop a pool of technically trained manpower readily available for recruitment to the Indian Power Sector. Besides, the course shall enhance the knowledge and skills of the engineers sponsored by the State Electricity Boards, Power Utilities etc.

ABOUT THE COURSE: This is a modular course of one-year duration. Formal coaching is held at Regional Institutes of NPTI Located at 1. Nagpur (Maharashtra). 2. Badarpur (New Delhi) 3. Durgapur (WB) 4. Neyveli (TN) 5. Guwahati (Assam) and 6. Nangal (Punjab). On-job training is conducted at the nearby Thermal Power Stations and the training on state-of-the-art Simulator at NPTI Faridabad/Badarpur/Nagpur. The course profile covers the mandatory requirements under Indian Electricity Act 2003 which stipulates “No person shall be authorized to operate or undertake maintenance of any part or whole of generating station of capacity 100 MW and above together with the associated sub-station unless he is adequately qualified and has undergone the specified training at a recognized Institute”.

ELIGIBILITY: B.Tech/ B.E. or equivalent in Mechanical/ Electrical/ Power/ Electronics/ Control & Instrumentation Engineering. Those appearing in their final year examination can also apply; however, they must submit their provisional degree at the time of counseling.

SELECTION CRITERIA FOR ADMISSION: Merit based on a Common Entrance Test (CET) result followed by counseling. CET will be held on 19/06/2011 at 8 centres (Faridabad, Badarpur, Nagpur, Durgapur, Neyveli, Bangalore, Guwahati and Nangal.)

AGE LIMIT: For non-sponsored candidates the age limit as on 31/08/2011 is 27 years. Age relaxation in case of reserve category candidates is as per Govt. norms. No age limit for the sponsored candidates.

TOTAL SEATS: 340. Reservation for OBC/SC/ST/Physically challenged as per Govt of India norms. 25% seats are reserved for candidates sponsored from Power Utilities having more than one year experience as on the date of counseling and more than 60% marks in Engineering Degree. The seat allocation of the Institutes is shown below:

Nagpur – 65 Badarpur – 65 Durgapur – 65
Neyveli – 65 Guwahati – 40 Nangal   40

Total No of seats may vary as per requirement. Vacant seats in sponsored category can be filled by non sponsored category and vice-versa if required.

PLACEMENT: To provide career opportunities in the Indian Power Sector, NPTI is maintaining close linkages with Power Utilities and reputed companies for employment of the trained engineers. Most of the students are placed in reputed Power Sector Companies before the completion of the course.

HOW TO APPLY: Applications are to be filled online with Demand Draft (DD for the prescribed registration fees of Rs.800/-in favour of “NPTI Nagpur”, payable at Nagpur must be ready at the time of registration) The other details are available on our site and Each applicant will be given a unique ID on successful registration at site. This ID must be preserved for future reference. On registration the hard copy along with the testimonials (refer website) and Demand Draft should be sent to The Principal Director, National Power Training Institute (WR), south Ambazari Road, Gopal Nagar, Nagpur-440 022 along with two copies of passport size photographs (with Name & ID written on backside) latest by 13/05/2011. The registration shall be confirmed only after the receipt of the hard copy of application with Demand Draft.

COURSE FEE: For non-sponsored candidates Rs.1, 60,000 (in 3 installments). For candidates sponsored from SEBs / PSUs / Private Utilities Rs.2,50,000/- lump sum at the time of admission. There is no fee concession for any category of candidates.

* SAARC Countries: US$ 7,000
* Other Countries: US$ 8,000

The cost of Transportation to Industries/Power Stations is to be borne by the participants.

LODGING/BOARDING: Hostel Facility is available and provided on first come first served basis, subject to availability on extra charges. Separate hostel for girl candidates.

1. Last date for online registration 09/05/2011
2. Last date of receipt of hard copy of application along with DD 13/05/2011
3. Date of PGDC CET 2011 19/06/2011
4. Declaring result on Web-site 30/06/2011
5. Counseling at Nagpur 12th to 15th July2011
6. Commencement of Course 16/08/2011

More details/Brochure and Instructions to fill on line application; format can  be downloaded  from Website or www.nptinagpur. com

Note: All Instructions/Notifications or any further information to the candidates regarding the CET-2011 shall be displayed on our websites mentioned above.

For any Information:

Contact Nos.: 0712-2231478 / 2220476 / 2236545 E-mail:

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