National Power Training Institute, Durgapur Admission (NPTI Admission)


Name of the Institute/University National Power Training Institute, Durgapur
Type of Institute Private
Courses Offered Engineering and Technology Courses in several disciplines
Established in 1968
Campus Location Durgapur, Burdwaan, West Bengal
Accredited by/Affiliations

All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), Ministry Power, Govt. of India, MaulanaAbulKalam Azad University of Technology (MAKAUT)

About National Power Training Institute, Durgapur

National Power Training Institute (NPTI) is one of the nine institutes which offers various undergraduate and postgraduate courses in power engineering. The institute was established in 1968 under the auspices of the government of India. Candidates, who want to make their career in the field of power development engineering, can take admission to pursue the different UG and PG courses.  The power training institute is controlled under the regulation of the Ministry of Power, of Government of India.

NPTI, Durgapur is fully equipped with the latest state-of-the-art-training substructure where expert faculty members have been deployed to impart the best training to the students. The courses and the disciplines which candidates can apply for are for Power Engineers, Operators and Technicians in the fields of Thermal and Hydro Power Generation, Transmission & Distribution System and other related areas. In the post, candidates can get all the details about the National Power Training Institute, Durgapur Admission (NPTI Admission) and the courses offered, eligibility criteria, admission process and the placement. 

Courses Offered by National Power Training Institute, Durgapur 

S.No. Name of the course Required qualification Course Duration
1.         Post Graduate Diploma Course (PGDC) in Thermal Power Plant Engineering B.Tech /B.E. or equivalent in Mechanical/Electrical/Instrumentation 1 year
2.         B.Tech. (Power Engineering) Higher secondary education (Science) 4 years
3.         Post Diploma Course (PDC) in Thermal Power Plant Engineering Diploma in Mechanical/ Electrical / Instrumentation Engineering 1 year
4.         Certificate of Competency in Power Distribution (CCPD) By IGNOU Electricians, Tradesmen or at least 8th pass candidates 6 months

Eligibility Criteria

  • For admission into the ‘Post Graduate Diploma Course (PGDC) in Thermal Power Plant Engineering program’, candidates will be notified in leading National Newspapers/ Employment News in the month of March/April. The admission will be offered on the basis of the candidates’ score in the ‘Common Entrance Test’ (CET).
  • In B.Tech. (Power Engineering), the admission openly is  offered through WBJEE / JEE Mains.
  • Candidates can take admission in the Post Diploma Course (PDC) in Thermal Power Plant Engineering on the basis of the merit list.
  • Candidates, who are an electrician, Tradesmen or those who have passed at least 8th class,can apply for admission. 

Admission Process

Candidates can apply by submitting the application form for the course they want to pursue from the Institute. The notification will be released on the official website of the Institute. Apart from that, the institute will release the notification in the leading newspapers.

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Fee Structure 

Candidates can get the updated and comprised fee structure of all the course offered by the Institute. The NPTI’s fee structure will be available on the official website and candidates will also be provided with the details of the admission/course fee in the official notification of the respective programme.

Facilities in National Power Training Institute, Durgapur

  • Well accomplished and knowledgeable faculty
  • Wi-Fi campus
  • Library
  • Well-equipped and Spacious classes
  • Workshops and Labs
  • Seminar Hall
  • Canteen
  • SIT Lab
  • Open Learning Center 


The Institute has a separate training and placement cell. The Placement cell plays an important role to organise the campus recruitment programs for PGDC Trainees, PDC Trainees &B.Tech Students. Candidates are also provided with the pre-placement training through group discussions, tests and interviews before the campus placement drives are organised. It is ensured that candidates get the best suitable job as per their abilities and skill.

Contacts Details

Address                          National Power training institute

Citycentre, Durgapur-713216 (WB)

District Burdwan
State  Durgapur
Pin Code 713216
Phone number 0343-2546237, 2546887, 2545888
Fax Number 0343-2545888
Email [email protected]
Official Website


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