CSIR Skill Initiative

As a part of CSIR Integrated Skill Initiative, CSIR NIIST is offering several skill development courses for graduates, diploma holders, people from industries in various disciplines of Science and Engineering.  Basic Knowledge generation, hands on experience in operation and maintenance of sophisticated equipments are the highlights of the course.  The aim is to develop manpower to cater to the needs of scientific organisations and industries.

The brochure and the course details are given below and those who are interested may download the brochure and application form and sent the filled-in application form to the below mentioned address before the scheduled date




Name of the Course Start Date Duration Last Date for Receiving Applications
Analytical Chemistry and Instrumentation Techniques April 1, 2019 60 Days March 26, 2019
Advanced Training in Sampling, Sample Preparation and Quantification of Dioxins, furans and PCBs February 19, 2019 3 Days February 15, 2019
Operation and Maintenance of Fermenters April 22, 2019 15 Days April 16, 2019
Nutraceuticals and Functional Foods : Development and Validation March 1, 2019 6 Months February 23, 2019
Techniques of Phytochemical Profiling and Characterization March 6, 2019 1 Month February 28, 2019
Metal Casting and Characterization June 10, 2019 5 Days June 4, 2019
Materials Characterization and Techniques April 1, 2019 60 Days March 26, 2019
Remote Sensing and GIS Application in Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) and Management May 28, 2019 4 Days May 21, 2019

  Brochure (1.2 MiB, 304 hits)

  AnalyticalChemistry (298.2 KiB, 252 hits)

  Dioxins (284.4 KiB, 121 hits)

  Fermenters (280.4 KiB, 190 hits)

  MaterialsCharacterization (292.5 KiB, 235 hits)

  MetalCasting (289.4 KiB, 119 hits)

  NutraceuticalsandFunctionalfoods (280.4 KiB, 193 hits)

  PhytoChemical (282.9 KiB, 227 hits)

  RemoteSensing (303.3 KiB, 168 hits)

  Application Form (18.8 KiB, 211 hits)


Candidates are kindly requested to remit the fees ONLY at the time admission. The confirmation of admission will be sent through your e-mail

For further information please contact:


CSIR-National Institute for Interdisciplinary Science and Technology,

Thiruvananthapuram – 695 019, Kerala, India

Phone : 0471-2515293, 0471-2515326

E-mail : sdp@niist.res.in


CSIR Skill Initiative