Diplomas

Diploma in Civil / Mechanical / Electrical Engineering

Advance Diploma


Diploma in Civil / Mechanical / Electrical / Trenchless Engineering

With the growth in development of the physical infrastructure in the nation, it is incumbent on the Construction Industry to ensure that not only the requisite number of persons required for the construction and developmental activities in the country, both under the national programs as well as the infrastructure construction programs, are made available, but also such personnel are duly trained so as to match global standards in construction.

Construction Industry is the second largest employer, next only to agriculture. With the projected demand in the industry of over 25 lac professionals annually, great thrust needs to be imparted to the delivery systems and capacities of technical education. This could be achieved through intense industry participation and therefore these programs are being launched, for which Construction Industry Development Council & Assam University, Silchar, Assam have joined hands.

The present program aims at meeting the aspirations of these persons who would be interested to pursue their education while working in the construction / allied sectors. The programs are being conducted at the CIDC Training Centres.

Objectives of the Program

The broad objectives of this Program are:
  • To offer need based and tailor made academic program for the specific need of supervisory level manpower engaged in Construction & those desirous to serve the Construction Industry.
  • To upgrade and modernize the technical know-how of those engaged in construction related activities apart from fresh candidates desirous of taking up careers in Construction Industry.
  • To provide better industry-education linkage by matching learners educational needs to industry needs by collaborating with professional bodies like CIDC and other technical institutions.

Diploma in Civil Engg. / Mechanical Engg. / Electrical Engg. /Trenchless Technology

Type of Program Professional & Technical
Level of Program Diploma
Duration of Program (Regular) Minimum three years & Maximum five years
Duration of Program (Lateral Entry) Minimum 2 yrs (2 ½ if Bridge Semester has to be undertaken) & Maximum five years (4 ½ if Bridge Semester has to be undertaken)
Medium of Instruction English and Hindi
Minimum Eligibility for Admission (Regular) 10th pass or CIDC Vocational Certified
Minimum Eligibility for Admission (To 2nd Year)
  • 10th pass + 1 year ITI Course OR
  • 10+2 or its equivalent from any State or National level or equivalent international Boards
Certifying Agency/ies Assam University, Silchar & CIDC
Branch Code for Civil Engineering (3 Year) 01
Branch Code for Civil Engineering (2 Year, Lateral Entry) 0102
Branch Code for Electrical Engineering (3 Year) 02
Branch Code for Electrical Engineering (2 Year, Lateral Entry) 0202
Branch Code for Mechanical Engineering (3 Year) 03
Branch Code for Mechanical Engineering (2 Year, Lateral Entry) 0302
Branch Code for Trenchless Technology (3 Year) 04

Advanced Diploma in Civil Engineering

The Industry is growing at a pace of 16% per annum and with this growth the demand of Civil Engineers is also rising substantially. The program aims at admitting candidates who hold a degree in any branch of engineering and are desirous of graduating in Civil / Construction Engineering.

Advanced Diploma in Civil Engineering

Type of Program Professional & Technical
Level of Program Post-Graduation
Duration of Program Minimum 1 year & Maximum 3 years
Medium of Instruction English
Minimum Eligibility for Admission (Regular) 10th pass or CIDC Vocational Certified
Eligibility for Admission Graduate in Engineering
Certifying Agency/ies Assam University, Silchar & CIDC
Branch Code 71