National Skill Training Institute(NSTI), Dehradun was setup in the year 1982 by Directorate General of Employment & Training (DGET) under Ministry of Labour, Government of India.  This has been possible because of the vision and concerted efforts of the Directors, faculties, staff and trainees of the institute, who have contributed untiringly to the major activities of the institute namely, Long Term (One Year duration) vocational (ITI) instructor training programme under CITS, Short Term Training for upgrading the skills of engineers, supervisors, technicians, industrial worker and faculties of technical institutions in designated and tailor made (need based) various technologies and discipline. The institute at present offers long term training programmes of CITS in Electronic Mechanic, Electrician , Computer Software Applications and Computer Hardware Network Maintenance. CTS programmes in IOT Smart Agriculture, Solar Technician and Smart Health care. In 2019 started two Year Diploma in IT Networking & Cloud computing in collaboration with IBM company. The institute has a very unique work culture and has a very strong network with industry and technical institutions. We also monitor around 150 establishments for implementing Apprenticeship programme. present context poses a number of challenges to the industrial training system and thus the role of the institute would be to build capacity and strengthen the existing system to meet those challenges and in turn fulfill its mandate.


This institute is entrusted with the mission of producing systematically trained Craft Instructors to meet the huge demand of various Industrial Training Institutions in our country under Craft Instructor Training Scheme (CITS) in four trades namely Electrician , Electronics Mechanic, Computer Hardware & Network Maintenance (CHNM) and Computer Software Applications (CSA), and has been upgraded as a Centre of Excellence (CoE) under the World Bank assisted VTIP to train the ITI instructors under IT Sector.

The Institute also imparting training and updating the skills of Engineers / Supervisors / Technicians / Executives/ Industrial Personnel & Faculties of educational institutions through courses of short duration conducted in modules and Tailor Made Courses as per the specific needs of Industries / Govt Est. / PSUs / Technical Institutions.

The Institute also conducts summer/practical/industrial training for the graduating B.Tech, M.Sc (Electronics), B.Sc (IT), M.Sc (IT) and Diploma Students The courses are conducted for skill up gradation through intensive skill oriented training by using the latest version of equipment and machinery used in industry. This institute has the state of art infrastructure in 4 trades apart from highly qualified, well experienced trained and highly motivated training faculty to provide training comparable to any international standards in Vocational Training. The emphasis of training is to develop clear concepts and upgrade the skills.

It is situated on a sprawling 16.95 acres land (16.45 acres Used as build up area for Training block, Girls hostel, boys hostel, staff quarters, substation, pump house, poly house, under ground water tanks,
sewerage tanks, open air gym, playground, central park, lichi bagh,
green belt and roads)with well designed workshops / laboratories equipped with latest machineries and training gadgets as par latest trends in Industries. Canteen and Hostel facilities with modern amenities’ are also available in this institute.

NSTI is easily accessible as it is located at Green Park, Niranjanpur, Dehradun nearer to main sabji mandi, Dehradun in eco friendly atmosphere. This Institute is about 25 Km from Dehradun Airport and 5km from Dehradun Railway Station and 2km from ISBT, Dehradun. The nearest land mark is, opposite to main sabji mandi.Auto/Vikram (Route No-5)/Auto Rikshaw is available from Railway station and ISBT Bus Stand for reaching up to Green Park.


To be the premier institution in providing value based world class environment friendly skill training in Electronics and Process Instrumentation Sectors to the Society.


To continuously hone the skills String for improving and updating ITIs training activities to build world class instructors for ITIs & industrial workforces for higher quality & productivity, bridging the gap between academics and industries for better future prospects of young generation in the technical field.


We are committed to meet the needs of interested parties in terms of providing value added quality learning through Regular / Tailor Made Courses.

We shall create a healthy, harmonious Industry – Institute relationship to produce products of international quality of learning process.

We will strive to continually enhance the effectiveness of learning services by implementing ISO 29990:2010 standard in order to be globally competitive.