NIELIT Aurangabad Centre (erstwhile CEDTI) is one of the prominent Centres among 35 Centres of National Institute of Electronics and Information Technology (NIELIT), a capacity building arm of Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, Government of India and was established in the year 1986. Located inside Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad; the Campus spreads over more than 18 acres, with about 14 well equipped laboratories and Mechanical workshop; besides a rich Library, Gymnasium for students, Auditorium, Canteen, Basket ball ground, Volley ball ground, Kho Kho ground, etc.
The prime role of the Centre is to train manpower in Electronics Design & Technology, Information Technology, Electronics Product Design & Development, Manufacturing (Electronics & Mechanical) Technology, Applied research and Consultancy in the field of Information, Electronics and Communication Technology (IECT).
The Objectives with which the Centre is functioning are:
- To bring an innovative, entrepreneurial spirit along with excellence in teaching, learning and research to develop leaders in IT and Electronics.
- To generate and keep update Industry-ready quality professionals with knowledge-based skill set in IECT and allied fields through formal and informal education system.
- To establish a Quality system of examination and certification that is globally recognized and provides a fair assessment of the competency of students
- To maintain close links with Industries, R&D and Academic Institutions to promote electronics, IT and industrial design culture
- To develop entrepreneurs, experts and designers, carry out R&D and provide Industrial Consultancy in IECT
- To offer e-Training in Electronics, Information Technology and Industrial Design methodology and production technique
NIELIT Aurangabad Centre offers varied range of courses in Formal and non-Formal Sector in the areas of IECT. The most sought after Formal Sector Courses that the Centre offers includes AICTE approved B.Tech (Electronics System Engineering), M.Tech (Electronics Design and Technology) Courses. The Centre is also a Research Centre of the Dr. Babasaheb Ambedker Marathwada University, Aurangabad for conducting research leading to award of Ph.D. Degree in Engineering and Technology. Besides, it also conducts a Diploma program in Electronics Production and Maintenance. The Courses in non-Formal Sector include O/A/B/C level in IT, O/A level in Hardware and Digital Literacy programmes. NIELIT’s digital literacy course viz. CCC is also recognized by State government of Maharashtra for employment purpose.
The Centre is also conducting ITeS-BPO (Banking) Scheme jointly with IIBF, Mumbai for Class XII passed youths especially from rural India for enhancing their employment opportunities since September 2009. In addition, the Centre is also conducting Course on ‘Digital Marketing using e-Commerce’ in association with Larsen & Tubro (L&T), and Snapdeal as knowledge partner to facilitate artisans to sell their products using online facilities. It is also implementing ESDM project, a sponsored project of Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) for developing human resource with adequate competence levels in Electronics Design & Production Technologies.
The Centre is also providing consultancy and other services to Industry like Bajaj Auto Ltd, Videocon, Sterlite, Siemens, Meltron, Maharashtra Police Wireless, etc. The Centre also entered into Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Mumbai, Marathwada Institute of Technolog (MIT), Aurangabad (MS), Indian institute of Banking and Finance (IIBF), Mumbai and Chamber of Marathwada industries and Agriculture (CMIA), Aurangabad (MS) and Shivaji Arts Commerce and Science College, Kannad (MS).
The Centre is also implementing number of Projects for the Empowerment of Weaker Section of Society especially for candidates belonging to SC/ST, Rural, Minorities, Women and other underprivileged strata of society through skill development in IT Skills, Electronics Equipment Repair & Maintenance and ITES-BPO (Customer Care & Banking) sector leading to their enhanced livelihood. It is also implementing a project sponsored by Director General (Resettlement), Ministry of Defence, Government of India for skill development of Army Jawan on CHM O-Level course.
The Centre is also organizing National Level Seminars/Workshops in Agri-Electronics, Electronics Product Design, Intellectual Property Rights(IPR), Neural Networks, e-learning, etc from time to time.
Having proven track record and a long-standing experience of more than 27 years, NIELIT Aurangabad Centre has trained around 12.50 lakh candidates in both formal as well as non-formal courses. It students have got Placement in leading and reputed organizations like C.G Coral. Lucent India, Texas, L&T, HCL, Wipro Technologies, BITS, IIT, BEL, HAL, ISRO,DRDO, BARC, ECIL, Messung, Thermax, Honeywell Cyrus logic L&T EMSYS to name a few.
The core values of excellence, integrity, transparency, quality, team work, execution with passion, trust, continuous and student centric learning has enabled bridging of the gap between academics & industry requirements and helped to foster the achievement of the Centre thus established NIELIT Centre Aurangabad a leader in so many areas.
Our aim is to achieve global leadership in human resource development and excellence in technical, education and research.