The National Power Training Institute, Bangalore, a Union government institution, has invited applications for admission to its 26-week postgraduate diploma course in Transmission and Distribution Systems.

The course aims to create technically trained manpower readily available for recruitment to power companies in the area of transmission and distribution. Graduate engineers intending to join the power sector may apply. The entry qualification is an engineering or technology degree in Electrical and Electronics or Power Engineering. The upper age limit is 30 as on August 1. Selection is on the basis of the percentage of marks in the BE or B.Tech. examination.

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Last date: July 19. The selection list will be published on the website on July 22. Admission starts on July 23. The course begins on August 5.

Gopakumar Karakonam