Advanced Diploma - NSTI Kolkata

Advanced Diploma - NSTI Kolkata

Advanced Diploma (Vocational) Course in 'IT, Networking & Cloud Computing'


Directorate General of Training (DGT), Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with M/s IBM India Private Limited in Feb. 2018 to offer Advanced Diploma in ‘IT, Networking and Cloud Computing’ by using high-end skill training facilities at NSTIs. Presently 446 trainees (271 Male & 175 Female) are undergoing training in  16 National Skill Training Institutes (NSTIs) including 7 NSTIs exclusively for women (NSTI(W)) in the country that are offering the said course for the session 2019-21. This 2 year course on Diploma is being offered in following 16 NSTIs (9 General and 7 Women) viz. NSTIs(G) at Bengaluru, Bhubneshwar, Calicut, Chennai, Dehradun, Hyderabad(V), Hyderabad(R), Howrah and Mumbai and NSTIs(W) at Allahabad, Indore, Kolkata, Noida, Panipat, Trivandrum, Vadodara.

Further, the syllabi of 4 Diploma courses i.e. Diploma in Welding Technology, Diploma in Industrial Electronics and Automation, Diploma in Automotive Technology, Diploma in Manufacturing Technology have been prepared/ under finalization for introduction in NSTIs. Further, introduction Diploma under Logistics Technology is under consideration.

National Skill training Institute (NSTI) Kolkata, Dasnagar, Howrah - 711105 is an Institute under Directorate General of Training, Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship, Government of India is conducting the following Diploma Course(s).


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Name of the Diploma Course


NSQF Level

Seating Capacity

Entry Qualification

Link to Download the Curriculum in .pdf

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Advanced Diploma (Vocational) in ‘IT, Networking and Cloud Computing

2 Years

Level - 6


X/XII Std pass with NTC (NCVT certificate in relevant trade) of any one year or Two-year Trade with minimum 60% marks/First Class. Candidates pursuing CTS, in NSTI / ITI who have appeared or appearing in their final exams can also apply, provided they should have scored a minimum of 60% marks in their CTS trade. In case of not satisfying the minimum 60% marks they will not be allowed to continue the course.
XII Std pass with minimum 60% marks/First Class.
X std pass with three-year diploma from recognized board and minimum 60% marks/First class in Diploma
Any regular degree from recognized university with minimum 60% marks/First class