IIT Delhi and NITIE Mumbai introduces Joint Diploma Program, Apply Oct 20, Details here

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New Delhi: Registration for the postgraduate program for executives called "Visionary Leaders for Manufacturing (PGPEX-VLFM)" is open from September 21 to October 20. 

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Delhi and the National Institute of Industrial Engineering (NITIE) introduced a Joint Post Graduate Program for Students called "Visionary Leaders for Manufacturing (PGPEX-VLFM)". The full-time residential program is for engineers who have at least 5 years of experience in the manufacturing industry.

The one-year full-time residential PG Diploma program attracts professionals from diverse engineering backgrounds enabling them to gain a cross-functional outlook and determination to succeed at the highest level" said director of NITIE Mumbai, Prof. Manoj K Tiwari.

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Joint Postgraduate Diploma Program: Important Dates



Online Application Begins

September 21, 2020

Online Application Closes

October 20, 2020

Written Test

Between October 26-28, 2020


Between October 26-28, 2020

Course Begins

The first week of February 2021

Dates can be modified as per university guidelines**

The joint PG diploma program for executives is specially designed for students who want to achieve excellence in manufacturing management" posted Ramgopal Rao, the director of IIT Delhi. “Students will receive a joint diploma certification after the successful completion of the program” he added.

Visionary Leaders for Manufacturing Diploma Course Admission and Selection Criteria

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Joint Postgraduate Diploma Program: Steps to Apply Online

The Admissions for the PG diploma course are now open at the official site of both colleges, (nitie.edu, and iitd.ac.in). Interested candidates can register online between September 21 to October 20, 2020. 

To enrol in the program, follow the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: Visit the Official Site of the program ( http://web.iitd.ac.in/~vlfm/) or click on the admission form.

Step 2: Enter your information, and register as a new user.

Step 3: Fill out the admission form and upload the documents as required.

Step 4: To confirm your registration, fill out the form carefully and pay the required fee as mentioned in the application form.

After submitting the form, students will receive an online confirmation on their mail ids followed by the information about the written test and interview.

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IIT Delhi-NITIE Mumbai PG Diploma Course: Selection Criteria

The selection criteria for the initial program are based on the student's capabilities and merit qualifications. The final selection will be made based on an interview which is to be held between October 26 to October 28.

Sponsored candidates will have seats available for admission. Candidates need to fill the Sponsorship form from the program website. Students also have to appear for the written and personal interview test conducted by the IIT Delhi on the scheduled date. 

Benefits of the PG Diploma Program

The selected candidates will receive the following facilities after their successful admission in the program:

  • Industrial Engineering and Technological expertise.
  • Internship offers.
  • Chances to win International Visits.
  • In-depth knowledge about Industry treks and technologies.
  • Placement opportunities.
  • Certification after completing the course.

**For more information, visit the official site of VLFM.

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