Welcome to National Skill Training Institute Calicut

CITS Spot admission from 25 to 28-9-23.


National Skill Training Institute, Calicut is one of the premier national institute under Directorate General of Training , Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship, Government of India engaged in developing skilled manpower for the industries , Instructional staff for the Industrial Training Institutes & upgrading skill of in-service persons from the industry.This exclusive institute  facilitates short term training programme and regular long term training programme in various disciplines. Long term courses are conducted in levels such as Craftsmen Training Scheme (CTS), Craft Instructor Training Scheme (CITS) and recently started Advanced Diploma in IT, Networking and Cloud course also. IT, Networking and Cloud course is very much essential in the current scenario due to a lot of demand in software industries where every industry is using cloud as base.


 The history of the institute dated back to 1983, when it was started as ‘Model ITI’ at Beypore Calicut as model to implement the restructured pattern of Craftsmen Training. In the year 1997,it was shifted to the present premises at Govindapuram ,Calicut. Envisaging vast expansion and diversification of its training activities, erstwhile Model ITI was upgraded in 2014 as Advanced Training institute, Calicut and Craft Instructor Training Courses were started. Short term courses are introduced in 2017 to cater the demands of industries, aspiring students and educators.
In May 2018,the institute has been renamed from Advanced Training Institute to National Skill Training Institute.


Identification of vocational skill training areas

Organization of skill training programmes for women.

Maintaining industry- institute linkages.

All around development of Trainees

How to Reach


National Skill Training Institute NSTI(Erstwhile Advanced Training Institute)

Govindapuram PO, Calicut, Pin:673016,Kerala State

Phone No  0495 2742500


Airways: In Bypass road (NH 66) ,24.5 kms far from kozhikode International Airport 

Railways:.4.5 kms far from kozhikode railway station

Roadways:  900m far from govindapuram bus stop


Contact details

Phone: 0495 2742500





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