Post Graduate Diploma Course in Thermal Power Plant Engineering (2010-11)
As per Mandatory requirements under Indian Electricity (Amendment) Rules, 1981
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 Amendment Rules 1981, 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: BTech / BE or equivalent in Mechanical / Electrical / Electronics / Power / Control and 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 20/06/2010 at 8 centres (Faridabad, Badarpur, Nagpur, Durgapur, Neyveli, Bangalore, Guwahati and Nangal.)
AGE LIMIT: For non-sponsored candidates the age limit as on 31/08/2010 is 30 years. No age limit forthe 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. 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 www.npti.in and http://www.nptinaqpur.com/. 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 10/05/2010. The registration shall be confirmed only after the receipt of the hard copy of application with Demand Draft.
For non-sponsored candidates Rs 1, 50,000 (in 3 installments). For candidates sponsored from SEBs / PSUs / Private Utilities Rs.2, 00,000/- lump sum at the time of admission. There is no fee concession for any category of candidates.
COURSE FEE FOR FOREIGN NATIONALS:
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.
Note: All Instructions/Notifications or any further information to the candidates regarding the CET-2010 shall be displayed at our websites mentioned above.
1. Last date of receipt of application 10/05/2010
2. Date of PGDC CET 2010 20/06/2010
3. Declaring result on Web-site 2/07/2010
4. Counseling at Nagpur 19 to 21 July2010
5. Commencement of Course 16/08/2010
For any details contact
National Power Training Institute
South Ambazari Road, Gopal Nagar, Nagpur440022,
Phone No 0712 2231478 / 2220476 / 2236545