VTU- National Academy for Skill Development is a noble initiative of Visvesveraya Technological University to cater the present need of skill requirement in India. India today is in a serious need of skilled workforce.
In order to position India in global ranking it is very much required to produce skilled and job ready employee. The Prime Minister of India dream and urged of making India as a skilled nation. And various holistic steps and action has been initiated. Responding to the call of Skill India initiative the VTU-NASD has been established in Dandeli District of Karnataka.
Spread in 26 acres of landscape with advance infrastructure of global standards, the skill development centre aims at introducing certain valuable training courses and programmes to enhance the employability and bridge the gap between academics and Industry. VTU-NASD aims to provide training courses to the needy youths of Karnataka and India in whole, in the lines of National Skill Development Corporation.The primary mission of the academy is to conduct a broad based multidisciplinary programme in various Industrial Technical Fields, directed towards the development of skills and trades and to become a world class training centre that represents specialized trade training programs in alignment with the Industry requirements across the globe.
VTU-NASD has been supported by the Government of Karnataka. The course and curriculum has been designed with the consultation of industry experts. The support driven from industry is unparalleled. The centre has a team of well qualified and dedicated trainer. All programs/courses follow training standards that are demand oriented and directly imply a close relationship with industry.The advantage of the VTU-NASD is in assisting jobs in the respected domain to industries after the completion of course.