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National Power Training Institute NPTI, Neyveli was established in the year 1965,
National Power Training Institute, Southern Region is one of the 9 (Nine) Institutes under National Power Training Institute, a Registered Society functioning with the grant-in-aid from Ministry of Power, Government of India. National Power Training Institute, Southern Region, Neyveli is the very first Power Training Institute in the country. It was started in 1965 as Steam Power Station Personnel Training Institute later renamed as Thermal Power Station Personnel Training Institute under the erstwhile Central Water Power Commission.The objective of setting-up of this Training Institute was to provide a centralized facility for Training the Engineers of Thermal Power Stations which were coming up in the country during that time.
Neyveli was chosen for setting up this Institute as six Thermal units of 300 MW were commissioned and units for another 300MW were under construction at that time at Neyveli as a turn-key project by Russians. Since consultancy for Neyveli Thermal Power Station was provided by Central Water Power Commission the Commission set up this Training Institute at Neyveli for utilizing the expertise of M/s Neyveli Lignite Corporation Limited Engineers in O&M of Thermal Power Stations to Train the Engineers of other Electricity Boards which were also establishing large Thermal Generating units that time. The Institute has undergone many changes since 1965 and had continuous growth. With the bifurcation of Central Water Power Commission into Central Electricity Authority and Central Water Commission in seventies, the Institute came under Central Electricity Authority.
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National Power Training Institute NPTI, Neyveli offers various graduate courses as well as Post Graduate courses.
National Power Training Institute (NPTI), Neyveli offers Full Time PG Diploma / Certification in Post Graduate Programme in Thermal Power Technology (PGPTPT)View Details Duration: 2 Years Learning Mode: Full Time Course Level: PG Diploma / Certification
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National Power Training Institute NPTI, Neyveli