National Power Training Institute (NPTI), Nagpur was set up by the Ministry of Power, Govt. of India in 1975 and is affiliated to Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University. The institute provides training to the students on the power sectors of India. The institute offers BE/B.Tech. courses in Power Engineering as well as P.G. Diploma courses in 6 different specializations.

NPTI Nagpur Highlights

Established | Institute Type 1975 | Government
Affiliated to Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University
Courses Offered B.E./B.Tech. and P.G. Diploma
Admission Criteria Merit-based and Entrance-based
Application Mode Online
Campus Area 17 Acre
Facilities Available AC classrooms, Auditorium, Library, Hostels, Conference Hall, Workshop, 210 MW Fossil Fuel Fired Operation Simulator, Laboratories, Sports facilities & Dispensary
Official Website

NPTI Nagpur Courses

National Power Training Institute offers B.E./B.Tech. and PG Diploma courses in Power Plant Engineering and allied specializations as mentioned in the following table:

Course Details
  • Duration: 4 years
  • Eligibility: 10+2 exam pass /Diploma in the relevant stream from any recognized institution
  • Specialization: Power Engineering
P.G. Diploma
  • Duration: 1 year to 2 years
  • Eligibility: Allied bachelor degree with at least 60%
  • Specialization: Power Plant Engineering, Energy Market Management, Renewable Energy & Grid Interface Technologies, Smart Grid Technologies, Power System Operation, and Transmission and Distribution System

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NPTI Nagpur Admission

Admission to UG programs (B.E./B.Tech.) at National Power Training Institute is conducted based on the Maharashtra Health and Technical Common Entrance Test (MHT-CETscore. This entrance is conducted on the state level basis by the Maharashtra state towards admission of many UG courses. For PG Diploma courses, it is only merit-based.

Application Procedure

  • Visit the official website and fill out the online application form.
  • After registration, log in to your account using the credentials provided at the time of registration.
  • Fill out the application form with all the necessary information.
  • Scan the relevant documents and upload them on logging in.
  • Make payment for the application form through online in your available preferred method.
  • Download the filled out and submitted application form for the verification process.
  • Submit the hard copy of the filled out and submitted application form at the facilitation centre along with all the relevant documents if necessary.

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NPTI Nagpur Placements

There is a dedicated placement cell available at this institution. It invites many top recruiters like Reliance Power, Thermax, JSW Steels, TATA Power, etc. Some of the placement data of PGDC and BE courses at this institution as released by it is presented below with reference to salary.

Year PGDC BE Average Salary
No. of Students Students Placed No. of Students Students Placed Around INR 4 LPA
2012-13 65 37 77 16
2013-14 100 63 65 22
2014-15 120 86 78 33

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NPTI Nagpur Facilities

  • AC Classrooms- The classrooms are fully air-conditioned and equipped with LCD projection facilities.
  • Library- The library consists of over 10,000 textbooks, audio-visual materials like CDs/DVDs, reference books, e-books, project reports, periodicals, technical journals, etc.
  • Laboratories: The laboratories are fully equipped with all the needed components to impart better practical training to the students.
  • 210 MW Simulator- There is a real-time replica simulator of 210 MW fossil fuel-fired Thermal Power Plant at National Power Training Institute Nagpur. It is used for providing real-time training to the students.
  • Hostels- There are four hostels at National Power Training Institute Nagpur with different levels of comfort in it.
  • Auditorium- There is an auditorium comprising LCD projected big screens. The seating capacity of the auditorium is 200 people.
  • Recreation and Sports Centre- A recreation centre and a playground have been built inside the campus for indoor and outdoor sports activities.
  • Guest House- A guest house has also been built with the accommodation capacity of 6 people.

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National Power Training Institute Nagpur FAQs

Ques. What documents are required for taking admission towards B.E. /B.Tech. courses?

Ans. For taking admission in B.E. / B. Tech., candidates must possess the following documents:
  • Original SSC and HSC mark sheets
  • Entrance Test mark sheet
  • Leaving certificate from the last institution
  • Gap certificate
  • Migration certificate
  • Domicile/ birth/ leaving certificate
  • Caste certificate
  • Certificate of nationality

Ques. What is the fee structure of the P.G Diploma courses in National Power Training Institute?

Ans. The fee structure of P.G. Diploma courses in National Power Training Institute is as follows:
Student Category Fee Structure
Non-sponsored candidates Rs. 2,30,000/- + GST at 18% per participant
Sponsored Candidates Rs. 3,60,000/- + GST at 18% per participant
International Candidates USD 20,000+ GST at 18%

Ques. How far is the institute located from Nagpur Railway Station?

Ans. National Power Training Institute, Nagpur is about 8 Kilometers away from Nagpur Railway Station.

Ques. How good are the placement opportunities at National Power Training Institute?

Ans. PGDC and PDC are the courses that offer best in class placements opportunities at National Power Training Institute.

Ques. Is there any other campus under the National Power Training Institute apart from Nagpur?

Ans. Yes, there are 10 other campuses under the National Power Training Institute apart from Nagpur. The other campuses are located at Faridabad (Corporate Office), Badarpur (New Delhi), Nangal, Durgapur, Guwahati, Neyveli, Bengaluru - PSTI, Bengaluru – HLTC, Alappuzha (Kerala), and Shivpuri (MP).