PG Diploma and Short Term Courses

The Centre offers a very comprehensive set of courses in almost all the areas of Electronics and IT. We offer courses in areas like Embedded Systems, VLSI, Power Electronics, Process Control and Instrumentation, CAD/ CAM and Information Technology. 

Special batches and custom training in these fields  can be organized on request. Please write to

Course Code Course Name Duration    Starting Date       Course Fee  Course Prospectus
Information Technology


Advanced Diploma in BigData Analytics

16 Weeks



SW200 Brochure(522 KB)


Advanced Diploma in Artificial Intelligence

12 Weeks



SW800 Brochure(300 KB)

Embedded Systems Group


PG Diploma in Embedded System Design

24 Weeks



ED 500 Brochure(438 KB)


Certificate Course on Embedded C and ARM Cortex Microcontrollers

4 Weeks



ED 500 Brochure(603 KB)

Process Control and Instrumentation Group


Advanced Diploma-PLC/SCADA/DCS Engineer

16 Weeks



PC500 Brochure(212 KB)


Certificate Course in Industrial IoT / PLC / SCADA

6 Weeks



PC500 Brochure(212 KB)


PG Diploma in Industrial Automation System Design

24 Weeks



PC100 Brochure(564 KB)



Certificate Course in Computer Aided Design using CREO

4 Weeks



SW101 Brochure(186 KB)

Product Engineering Group


Certificate Course on Electronics Board design and Bring up

4 Weeks



PD500 Prospectus(413 KB)


Certificate course in Processor based System Design

5 Weeks



PD500 Prospectus(178 KB)


Solar Power Installation Operation and Maintenance

3 Weeks



SP100 Brochure(268KB)

VLSI Design Group


PG Diploma in VLSI & Embedded Hardware Design

24 Weeks



SW101 Brochure(588 KB)

GST @actuals +1% KFC extra.

*Inclusive of  GST +1% KFC

Candidates who have appeared in the qualifying examination and awaiting results may also apply  (Conditions apply – please refer NIELIT Calicut Policies on Short Term Courses)

Selection is based on merit / through online entrance test.

Internship /  In plant / In- house/ Customized / Industrial training can be conducted on request in above subjects.

General Details

Click on individual course codes for more details of the courses. Some courses are modular programs. The full course name is displayed in bold face. One can apply for total/individual modules. For PG Diploma courses, Diploma Students (if eligible) will be given only ‘Advanced Diploma’ certificate instead of PG Diploma.


Hostel accommodation is available for boys and girls on monthly or daily chargeable basis. The hostel fee varies from Rs.1,400 /- to Rs.1,500/--  per month depending on the type of accommodation. However, students are required to pay the hostel fees for the duration of the course for which they are seeking admission at the time of joining the course. 


Canteen & Mess facility is available for both boys & girls, students, those who avail mess facility should pay monthly mess fee @Rs.130/- per day.  An amount of Rs.1,000/- should be paid as mess advance to the Canteen Contractor at the time of joining the mess which will be adjusted in the last month mess fee.

An amount of Rs.3,000/- should be paid as caution deposit (hostel & mess) at the time of joining the hostel which will be refunded/adjusted at the end of the course.


The students are normally required to pay the entire course fee at the time of admission. However, in the case of certain specified courses, the students can also make payment of fees in installments (applicable only for courses mentioned in the training calendar and are of duration 4 months or more). GST on the course fee will be charged extra at actuals. SC/ST/Physically Handicapped candidates are eligible for seat reservation for all the courses as per Govt. of India norms.

Tution Fees/Examination fees exemption for SC/ST students:

Tution Fees/Examination fees are waived for SC/ST students subject to terms and conditions. The students are requested to see the Course Brochure/Prospectus to know the fees payable by them for the Course Materials and other charges.

Intimation of Selection:

The students selected for the course/s shall be intimated of his selection by email/post/courier. The students are therefore required to provide their correct email address and are advised to check their email/visit our website to know about their selection. List of selected students shall also be available in our website (for selected courses only)

How to Apply:

Students are advised to apply online @ Payment towards nonrefundable registration fee of Rs.1,000/- (Rs 500/- for SC/ST students) may be paid through online payment gateway available in the Registration page or through any of the mode of payments specified in

  1. Procedure for Online application : Students can apply online by filling up the online application form. Click here to apply online. The students are  required to pay Rs.1000/-  through online payment gateway available in the Registration page.  If any other mode of payment is opted, the students are required to fill the details with regards to the registration fee payment, later using the userid and password received during online registration. Registrations not containing the details of registration fee will not be considered for registration. If payment is made through DD,  the demand draft mentioning the student’s name and the course name should be forwarded to the Training Officer.
  2. Procedure for applying using the Application form : The students can download the application form from our web site (Download Application Form ) and fill the particulars and forward the same to the Training Officer along with the requisite fee as mentioned above.
  3. Mode of Payments : The course fee can be paid by one of the following methods
  4. Forwarding of Application Forms/DD : The application forms along with the demand draft/payment receipt are to be sent to the Training Officer, National Institute of Electronics & Information Technology Calicut, P.B No. 5, NIT Campus Post, CALICUT – 673 601, Kerala.

Course Transfer: Candidates who are not selected for a particular course may opt for transfer of registration fee to another course. The completed  Course Transfer Form/Refund Form has to be sent to the training officer at the above address

Placement Placement assistance will be provided for successful candidates. For more details see Placement link

Location and How to Reach NIELIT Calicut is located very close to NIT Calicut campus and is about 22Kms from the Calicut (Kozhikode) city. A number of buses (Buses to NIT via Kunnamangalam) are available from “Palayam Bus Stand and KSRTC Bus Stand”. The bus stop at our Institute is called “Panthrand” and is one stop before NIT. The bus fare is around 20/- from Calicut City to NIELIT. Calicut (Kozhikode) is well connected by Rail, Road and Air form different parts of the country. The maximum and minimum temperatures range between 35 and 20 degrees

Course Enquiries
Students can enquire about the various courses either over telephone/email or by personal contact between 9.15 A M to 5.15 P M. (Lunch time 1.00 P M to 1.30 P M), except on Saturdays, Sundays & Holidays
Tel. : 0495-2287266    Mob: 9446011266    WhatsApp 9446711666          email:

General Guidelines for Short Term Courses

NIELIT Calicut Policies on Short Term Courses