Crafts Instructor Training Scheme-NSTI(w) MOHALI

Crafts Instructor Training Scheme-NSTI(w) Mohali

National Skill Training Institute (W) , Mohali  is conducting 2 courses under Craftsman Instructor Training Scheme (CITS) under the agies of NCVT in the following trades:-

Sr. No. Name of The Trade Duration Sanction Seats Filled Seats Vacant Seats
1 Fashion Design Technology 1 year 50 48 2
2 Cosmetology 1 Year 50 49 1

Programme structure: The duration of crafts instructor training is one year.

Combination of Subjects: The following subjects are covered

  • Trade Technology (Comprising of Basic & Advanced components of trade practice and theory)
  • Vocational Calculation & Science / Soft Skills
  • Training Methodology (Comprising of Teaching Practice and Principles of Teaching)

Start of session: Normally 1st August of every year.

SELECTION: Admission is done through the All India Common Entrance Test which is conducted centrally by DGT HQ. The selected candidates through AICET got admission at various NSTI's across the country.

Eligibility for Admission: NCVT certificate in the relevant trade or Diploma/Degree from a recognized Board of Technical Education/University or Equivalent. 

Age limit: Minimum  not specified, No upper age limit

Passing Criterion & Award of Certificate:  The candidates have to appear in the final theory and practical examinations conducted by NCVT, New Delhi in June/July every year. On passing the prescribed exam, trainees will be awarded the Instructor training Certificate from NCVT. A candidate has to secure a minimum of 60 %  in Trade Theory, 60% in POT, 60% in VCS and 60% in Trade Practical.


Sl. No. Particulars Amount (in Rs.) for General Amount (In Rs.) for SC/ST/PH
1 Admission fee 100 25
2 Registration fee 50 Nil
3 Caution Deposit (Refundable) 250 250
4 Gymkhana fee 100 Nil
5 Library Deposit 20 20
6 Tuition Fee 1800 600
7 Examination fee 100 25
  Total 2420 645


Working Hours : From 08.00 am to 4.30 pm with half hour lunch break on all working days(Monday to Friday).

Attendance : Minimum 80% attendance is required to appear in the Final Trade Test to be held at the end of the course.

Note : Above fees/Charges subject to change as per direction of the DGT, MSDE, New Delhi

Course co-ordinators for different modules/courses at NSTI w Mohali is as below:-

Sr. No. Course Name Course Co-ordinator Designation Contact Number Email Id

Principles of Teaching

(Cosmetology- Unit I & Unit II, Fashion Design Technology, Unit I & Unit II)

Smt. Kanika Kalhan Training Officer 9811022009 


(Unit I) 

Smt. Reeta Prajapati and Training Office 7615829113


(Unit II) 

Smt. Beena Raj Training Officer


Fashion Design Technology

(Unit I & Unit II)

Sh. Alok Daulta Training Officer 9518828963



Contact details

Telephone :01762-223274,243274




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