Directorate General of Training (DGT)

Government of India

Central Staff Training & Research Institute (CSTARI)

The Central Staff Training and Research Institute, Kolkata was set up in 1968 by the Govt. of India,Directorate General of Training (DGT), Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (Erstwhile Ministry of Labour & Employment, Directorate General of Employment and Training (DGE&T)) in Collaboration with the Govt. of Federal Republic of Germany to cater multifarious requirements of Industrial training activities. With these objectives, the activities of this institute were spelt out under the following three different wings, through its activities on developing standard instructional material & training aids, conducting systematic research studies & training of training executives, it served as a focus to assess training needs, diversify training programmes, design and develop training contents and improved the quality and standard of NVTS on a continuous basis.

  • To conduct Training Programmes in the field of Training Management and HRD for Training Executives of the institutes and industry
  • To conduct research in the field of Vocational Training to study on different aspects of Vocational Training and design curriculum for various trades
  • To develop instructional materials and teaching aids for the Vocational trades
  • To conduct the problem oriented Research studies on different aspects of the Vocational Training to bring qualitative improvements for the Vocational Training System
  • To conduct Research studies to find out the feasibility of Introducing new courses under Craftsmen Training System (CTS) and Apprenticeship Training System (ATS)

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