Directorate General of Training (DGT), Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with 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 are undergoing training in 16 National Skill Training Institutes including NSTI, Mumbai . IT, Networking and Cloud is very much essential in the current scenario due to lot of demand in software industries where every industry is using cloud as base.A candidate who has completed this course:
*can start their own enterprise on cloud maintenance, computer hardware maintenance, website development etc.
*can apply for jobs in industry as system technician, cloud developer, web designer etc
*can apply for any job as a regular diploma holder.
*can apply for lateral entry to higher studies like B.tech
The course is of two years duration. In the first year there are five core modules. Each module is of 320 hours. In the second year, the trainees will be taking two elective modules out of three electives each of 320 hours and will be doing on the job training in industry for 800 hours. In addition the trainees will pick up employability skills for 160 hours.