“Skill India” campaign was launched by the Hon’ Prime Minister of India Shri. Narendra Modi, with an aim to train over 40 crore people in different skills. It is expected that the hydrocarbon sector would generate one lakh technical jobs over next five years.To meet this requirement, PSUs under Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gases are Developing Skill Development Institutes in various states. MoP & NG has formed a Steering Committee consisting of Director (HR) of Oil Public Sector Undertakings for setting up Skill Development Institutes in various parts of the country. Each major Oil & Gas PSU (GAIL, IOCL, ONGC, BPCL, HPCL and OIL) has to set up Skill Development Institute (SDI) in different states. Accordingly, a state-of-the-art Skill Development Institute is planned in Uttar Pradesh. It’s expected to operational by 2017-18. Meanwhile, the temporary campus of SDI Raebareli is coming up inside the premises of M/s ITI Limited, Doorbhash Nagar in Raebareli. The SDI Raebareli will offer certification courses in sixjob role such as Pipe Fitter – City Gas Distribution (Duration: 3 Months), Pipe Fitter – Oil & Gas (Duration: 3 Months), Domestic Data Entry Operator (Duration: 3 Months),Process Instrument Operator (Duration: 6 Months), Industrial Welder (Duration: 6 Months) & Industrial Electrician (Duration: 6 Months). The courses are aligned to National Skills Qualification Framework(NSQF) of the central government and approval from sector skill councils under National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC)is in the process. This SDI will have an intake capacity of 30 students in each trade totaling to 150 students for six job roles. The eligibility criteria are 10th pass for Pipe Fitter – City Gas Distribution, Pipe Fitter – Oil & Gas, Domestic Data Entry Operator and Industrial Welder. The eligibility criteria is 12th pass for Industrial Electrician and the eligibility criteria is 12th (Science) pass for Process Instrument Operator and maximum age is 25 years for all the course. The course will be residential with separate hostel facility for boys and girls.

Main features of mega model skill academy of International standards.

  • Professionally run multi skilling institute (green campus) with international standards – Impart world class skill courses for Indian/ global needs supported by Industry
  • Compliances for skill certification-Indian & Global
  • Support for placement / entrepreneurship / start-ups
  • Smart Campus & e-Learning Management System from counselling to placement tracking
  • Canters of Excellence (COE) with Major Indian and Global academic Institutions & Industries.
  • Skilling 10,000 youth in next few years
  • 180 student’s intakes at a time in Regular Skills
  • Futuristic skills: Industry 4.0 and immersive technologies
  • A shrine for all best skilling practices and innovations with incubation centre
  • Holistic learning experience for the students