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Bringing to life the soul and spirit of NTTF

Over 60 years ago, the foundation of the most premier institution in technical education and training was laid in the town of Tellicherry in Kerala. Today, NTTF has a pan-India presence in 60+ locations and has around 20,000 students in training at any given point of time.

Our vision right from the start has been to cater to the needs of the society and through the decades, we have made significant contributions to the growth and development of multiple industries.

Our mission goes beyond just creating skilled youth. Touching lives, sustaining livelihoods and impacting the society at large has always been the core of NTTF..

Thilak Vikamshi

Name: Thilak Vikamshi
Centre Studied: Dharwad
Year:1965 - 1969
Course: Diploma in Tool and Die Making
Company Name:
Designation: Chairman of Board
Location: Hubli
Product/Service Category:Industrial Valve

When we joined, it wasn’t like any normal institution where we were supposed to copy things from the blackboard and learn it. It was both practical and theoretical which gave us good experience. We had people from…
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Krishnamurthy Mari

Name: Krishnamurthy Mari
Centre Studied: Dharwad
Year:1993 - 1996
Course: Diploma in Tool and Die Making
Company Name:
Designation: Director
Location: Pune
Product/Service Category:Moldflow Services Engineering

I was a student of NTTF Dharwad from 1993 to 1996 and completed my Diploma in Tool and Die Making. Life as a trainee was very hard as we were asked to cope with the strain of standing and working for over 8 hours in…
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Raju Samanekar

Name: Raju Samanekar
Centre Studied: Tellicherry
Year:1990 - 1994
Course: Diploma in Tool and Die Making
Company Name:
Designation: Managing Director
Location: Pune
Product/Service Category:Tool Room, Manufacturing and Engineering and Automotive Industry

I came to know about NTTF when I was studying in 5th standard. My brother had applied for the course but failed to get in. After my higher secondary education, I applied to the institute, got selected and joined the…
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Mahaveer Subhash Khot

Name: Mahaveer Subhash Khot
Centre Studied: Dharwad
Year:1989 - 1993
Course: Diploma in Tool and Die Making
Company Name:
Designation: Director
Location: MIDC Bhosari, Pune
Product/Service Category:Tool Room and supply of stamped parts

I was doing my Higher Secondary education in Dharwad and had taken up the Science stream. During the 2nd year vacations, I stayed in a hostel near NTTF. We used to visit the NTTF hostel on Sundays just to watch TV.…
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Chetan Sankpal

Name: Chetan Sankpal
Centre Studied: Tellicherry
Year:2001 - 2004
Course: Diploma in Tool and Die Making
Company Name:
Designation: Founder
Location: Bhosari
Product/Service Category:Manufacturing

I completed my Diploma in Tool and Die Making and passed out in the year 2004 from NTTF Tellicherry, Kerala. I got to know about NTTF from my relatives when I was in the 11th standard. After transferring to Kerala from…
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Sangeetha Sankpal

Name: Sangeetha Sankpal
Centre Studied: Tellicherry
Year:2002 - 2005
Course: Diploma in Tool and Die Making
Company Name:
Designation: Die Manager
Location: Chakan
Product/Service Category:Automotive Lighting

I passed out from NTTF, Tellicherry in 2006 with a Diploma in Tool and Die Making. I also met my husband Chetan who was my senior there. We are now blessed with a child. NTTF has given me a good education and a…
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P G George

Name: P G George
Centre Studied: Tellicherry
Year:1978 - 1982
Course: Diploma in Tool and Die Making
Company Name:
Designation: Managing Director
Location: Pune
Product/Service Category:Electrical Appliances, Safety Guards

I passed out from NTTF Tellicherry in 1982 with a Diploma in Tool and Die Making. At NTTF, the training was fantastic as our instructors were very experienced. I never imagined that I would gain so much knowledge in…
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Sanjeev Kamaladinni

Name: Sanjeev Kamaladinni
Centre Studied: Dharwad
Year:1993-1997
Course: Diploma in Tool and Die Making
Company Name:
Designation: Sr. Manager Business Development
Location: Pune
Product/Service Category:Precision Tool Room for moulds, Die Casting

I completed my Diploma in Tool and Die Making in 1997 from NTTF Dharwad. I was the first boy in my village to join there. During the three-year course of study, we were taught technical training along with discipline…
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Santhoshkumar Patil

Name: Santhoshkumar Patil
Centre Studied: Dharwad
Year:1997-2001
Course: Diploma in Tool and Die Making
Company Name:
Designation: Business Head
Location: MID Bhosari, Pune
Product/Service Category:Precision Tool Room for Manufacturing of Plastic Injection Moulds and Rubber Moulds

I completed my Diploma in Tool and Die Making from NTTF in the year 2000.  The reason I joined NTTF has a funny story behind it. I got fascinated with Singapore after watching a movie. I also met someone who told me…
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Mohammed Yusuf A

Name: Mohammed Yusuf A
Centre Studied: 1997-2001
Year:Diploma in Tool and Die Making
Course: Zoom Technologies
Company Name:
Designation: Director
Location: Pune, Talawade
Product/Service Category:Gun Drilling, mould base and moulds

I specialize in Tool and Die Making and passed out from NTTF, Tellicherry in 2001. It has been a great learning experience with NTTF as their curriculum is very different from other institutes. The institute instills a…
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Nagaraj K G

Name: Nagaraj K G
Centre Studied: Electronic City, Bengaluru
Year:1989-1992
Course: Diploma in Electronics
Company Name:
Designation: Director
Location: Bengaluru
Product/Service Category:Innovative Solutions for Wind Energy

I passed out from NTTF Electronic Centre in 1992. I came to know about NTTF from one of my High School teachers. I chose to study Electronics because of my interest in hands-on science and understanding how things work…
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Viswanath Umrani

Name: Viswanath Umrani
Centre Studied: Peenya, Bengaluru
Year:1980-1984
Course: Diploma in Electronics
Company Name:
Designation: Director
Location: Bengaluru
Product/Service Category:Fibre Optic Connectors

I completed my diploma in Tool and Die Making in 1984 from NTTF, Peenya, Bengaluru. I came to know about NTTF from my brother-in-law way back in 1980. I appeared for an entrance exam at NTTF Dharwad but got placed in…
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S K Vijaysimha

Name: S K Vijaysimha
Centre Studied: Electronic City, Bengaluru
Year:1993-1997
Course: Diploma in Electronics
Company Name:
Designation: Managing Director
Location: Bengaluru
Product/Service Category:Product Design, Development and Reverse Engineering

I studied at NTTF Bengaluru from 1993 to 1997 and completed my Diploma in Tool and Die Making. I came to know about NTTF through a friend’s sister. My father was from a Mechanical Engineering background and encouraged…
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Praveen

Name: Praveen
Centre Studied: Electronic City, Bengaluru
Year:1993-1997
Course: Diploma in Electronics
Company Name:
Designation: Director - Operations
Location: Bengaluru
Product/Service Category:Product Design, Development and Reverse Engineering

I completed my Diploma in Tool and Die Making in 1997 from NTTF Peenya, Bengaluru. My uncle referred NTTF and that’s how I gave my entrance test and got selected. The course was fantastic and the instructors were…
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Sajith E K

Name: Sajith E K
Centre Studied: Electronic City, Bengaluru
Year:1997-2001
Course: Diploma in Electronics and Communication
Company Name:
Designation: Vice President - Global Sales
Location: Bengaluru
Product/Service Category:Embedded Systems

I successfully passed out from NTTF Bengaluru in 2001 with a certification in Electronics and Communication. NTTF was pretty popular for its record of creating entrepreneurs. My passion was always towards electronics…
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Tony Augustin

Name: Tony Augustin
Centre Studied: Tellicherry
Year:1996-2000
Course: Diploma in Tool and Die Making
Company Name:
Designation: Director
Location: Bengaluru
Product/Service Category:Industrial Design, Product Design & Mould Design facebook Twitter Linkedin

I successfully finished my Diploma in Tool & Die Making at NTTF Tellicherry in the year 2000. Many of my family and friends are alumni from NTTF. Life in NTTF is known for its discipline which helps shape the…
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P V Rajalakshmi

Name: P V Rajalakshmi
Centre Studied: Tellicherry
Year:1979-1982
Course: Diploma in Tool and Die Making
Company Name:
Designation: Technical Head
Location: Bengaluru
Product/Service Category:Engineering Services and Technical Training

I completed my Diploma in Tool and Die Making in 1982. After applying and getting selected at NTTF, my family was a little apprehensive if I should go. My father supported and asked me to give it a shot. At NTTF, I was…
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Y R K Ajay Kumar

Name: Y R K Ajay Kumar
Centre Studied: Gannavaram
Year:1993-1996
Course: Diploma in Tool and Die Making
Company Name:
Designation: Managing Partner
Location: Pune
Product/Service Category:Tooling and Part Supply

It is my father who found NTTF for me. He got me in touch with the Alumni to get through the examinations. The practical oriented training sessions are very hard at the beginning but later we got comfortable with the…
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Satyanarayana Chitneni

Name: Satyanarayana Chitneni
Centre Studied: Gannavaram
Year:1993-1996
Course: Diploma in Tool and Die Making
Company Name:
Designation: Managing Partner
Location: Pune
Product/Service Category:Tooling and Part Supply

While coming out from NTTF, I had a goal to start on my own and from there on I incepted this along with my friends. Our client base is Philips, Cements etc. We are preferred suppliers for tool making for Mahindra’s ad…
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Narayan Kathare

Name: Narayan Kathare
Centre Studied: Dharwad
Year:1975-1979
Course: Diploma in Tool and Die Making
Company Name:
Designation: Proprietor
Location: Dharwad
Product/Service Category:Manufacture of Auto Components

I completed my (2-year Grad) in NTTF, Dharwad and worked around 4 years as a Tool & Die Engineer in (Gabriel India Ltd) in (Parwanoor) and Techno Tools in Kanpur. Later on, in 1983, I came back to start on my own.…
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Rajendra Gunjal

Name: Rajendra Gunjal
Centre Studied: Dharwad
Year:1975-1979
Course: Diploma in Tool and Die Making
Company Name:
Designation: Proprietor
Location: Dharwad
Product/Service Category:Tools Fixtures, Vices, Machine and Sheet Components, Precision job work in milling and grinding, press brake tooling, work holding devices

I had an option to go in for an Engineering course but for some particular reason, I felt that training at NTTF was a better option. Even my father had suggested that I should go in for Tool and Dye making and that’s…
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Prasanna Dixit

Name: Prasanna Dixit
Centre Studied: Dharwad
Year:1993-1996
Course: Diploma in Tool and Die Making
Company Name:
Designation: Founder
Location: Hubballi
Product/Service Category:Software Products

Well, I was lucky that two of my seniors from my college from (Gadhak) were in NTTF. One of my super seniors was an instructor in NTTF. So, I was introduced to NTTF by them. The first time when I was taken into the…
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Satish Hegde

Name: Satish Hegde
Centre Studied: Dharwad
Year:1990-1994
Course: Diploma in Tool and Die Making
Company Name:
Designation: Partner
Location: Pune
Product/Service Category:Manufacturing of precision press components & sub-assemblies, tools and jig fixtures

I had absolutely no idea about Tool and Die making course but I had heard about NTTF that it was one of the best institutes in the country. So, my friend and I thought of applying and going for the entrance exam and…
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Parag Ravindra Nesarikar

Name: Parag Ravindra Nesarikar
Centre Studied: Dharwad
Year:2004-2008
Course: Diploma in Tool and Die Making
Company Name:
Designation: Director
Location: Pune
Product/Service Category:Manufacturing Plastic Parts

My father had recommended NTTF because he had a lot of friends there. He asked me to join NTTF as he knew the kind of culture it followed and I could gain a lot from it. After I joined NTTF, I faced a lot of problems…
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Manoj Karigar

Name: Manoj Karigar
Centre Studied: Dharwad
Year:1989-1993
Course: Diploma in Tool and Die Making
Company Name:
Designation: Proprietor
Location: Bhosari, Pune
Product/Service Category:Manufacturer of press tools, Injection Moulds and suppliers of sheet metal and moulded parts

NTTF was quite famous in Dharwad and I knew about NTTF since schooling. I then joined the Tool and Die making course in NTTF. There were only about 30 people in a batch and because of that the bonding was quite good…
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Sucheendran Kunduvaravalappil

Name: Sucheendran Kunduvaravalappil
Centre Studied: Dharwad
Year:1997-2001
Course: Diploma in Tool and Die Making
Company Name:
Designation: Managing Director
Location: Bhosari, Pune
Product/Service Category:Tool Room

Worked in Bangalore for two years and moved to Pune. A close acquaintance was in NTTF and he got placed abroad in Singapore during that time.  What I got attracted towards in the beginning was that, during that time…
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Rajesh Bodondra

Name: Rajesh Bodondra
Centre Studied: Gannavaram
Year:2004-2007
Course: Diploma in Tool and Die Making
Company Name:
Designation: Managing Director
Location: Bhosari, Pune
Product/Service Category:Automotive Industry, Manufacturing of press tools panel dies

I got to know about NTTF as one of my father’s friend's son was studying in it. So, I applied and I got selected. When I think about NTTF, I’m able to recall all the good memories I had made in it. Every day was a new…
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Keshav N Manage

Name: Keshav N Manage
Centre Studied: Dharwad
Year:1987-1991
Course: Diploma in Tool and Die Making
Company Name:
Designation: Managing Director
Location: Pune, Talawade
Product/Service Category:Manufacturing of Precision Injection Moulds, Progressive Tools, Injection Moulding, Stamping and Assembly

I got to know about NTTF through the market since people kept talking about its discipline and the facilities that it provided. So, I applied for its Tool and Die making course. Later on, I came to know that it was a…
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Nandan Vishnu Prabhu

Name: Nandan Vishnu Prabhu
Centre Studied: Dharwad
Year:1999-2002
Course: Diploma in Tool and Die Making
Company Name:
Designation: Manager – Business Development
Location: Pune
Product/Service Category:Plastic Injection Moulded Parts and assemblies, Thermoplastic and Thermoset parts in Automotive, Industrial and Medical Sectors

I am certified in Tool and Die Making from NTTF Dharwad and passed out in 2001.  My parents were interested in enrolling me at this institute since it presented students with lots of opportunities to go abroad. The…
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Prabhakar S Harti

Name: Prabhakar S Harti
Centre Studied: Dharwad
Year:1965-1969
Course: Diploma in Tool and Die Making
Company Name:
Designation: Proprietor and Partner
Location: Bhosari, Pune
Product/Service Category:Tool Room Activities, Charmilles EDM, W/EDM, Laser Welding, Laser Engraving, Precision Engraving, Punches, Dies

I joined NTTF Dharwad in 1965 and enrolled for a Diploma in Tool and Die Making. My batchmate was studying in NTTF and that's how I came to know about the institute. The training was very tough and managing different…
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Ravindra Desai

Name: Ravindra Desai
Centre Studied: Dharwad
Year:1993-1997
Course: Diploma in Tool and Die Making
Company Name:
Designation: Director Sales and Eng
Location: Pune
Product/Service Category:Engineered Automotive Components & Fastener Solutions

I completed my Diploma in Tool and Die Making in 1996. After submitting an application for my sister, I applied for this course. When I joined, there was a 15-day Rope-In course which was a different experience…
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Shankar Halasagi

Name: Shankar Halasagi
Centre Studied: Dharwad
Year:1985-1989
Course: Diploma in Tool and Die Making
Company Name:
Designation: Director
Location: MIDC Chinchwad, Pune
Product/Service Category:Manufacturer of Press Tools and Sheet Metal Press Parts

I completed my Diploma in Tool and Die Making. I came to know about NTTF through an advertisement. We got a lot of exposure to different industrial practices and gained technical knowledge. Life at NTTF shaped us to…
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Mallikarjun Alagi

Name: Mallikarjun Alagi
Centre Studied: Dharwad
Year:1985-1989
Course: Diploma in Tool and Die Making
Company Name:
Designation: Director
Location: MIDC Chinchwad, Pune
Product/Service Category:Manufacturer of Press Tools and Sheet Metal Press Parts

I am certified in Tool and Die Making. It was a challenging and interesting journey in NTTF. During my initial days of training, I felt very homesick and found it hard to cope. But I took it up as a challenge and…
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C H Dinesh

Name: C H Dinesh
Centre Studied: Electronic City, Bengaluru
Year:1989-1992
Course: Diploma in Tool and Die Making
Company Name:
Designation: Founder
Location: Bengaluru
Product/Service Category:Aerospace Components

I started my career with a Certification course in 1992 and finished my Diploma in Tool & Die Making. One of friends suggested I join NTTF as my primary aim was to pursue a course that would help me secure a job. …
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U Phanikumar

Name: U Phanikumar
Centre Studied: Gannavaram
Year:1993-1996
Course: Diploma in Tool and Die Making
Company Name:
Designation: Director
Location: Bhosari, Pune
Product/Service Category:Plastic Injection Moulds

I passed out in 1996 with a Diploma in Technical Skills. It was my father who inspired me to join NTTF. I come from a farming background. I did not actually like NTTF as training was really tough but we learned a lot.…
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Girish S Kulkarni

Name: Girish S Kulkarni
Centre Studied: Dharwad
Year:1981-1985
Course: Diploma in Tool and Die Making
Company Name:
Designation: Founder
Location: Hubballi
Product/Service Category:Press Tools, Inspection Fixtures, and Pressed Sheet Metal Parts

I have worked for different industries. In 1992, I started my own, serving customers all over India. It was an amazing journey in NTTF, in fact when I attended entrance, I never knew what is NTTF. My father's colleague…
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Promod Kohli

Name: Promod Kohli
Centre Studied: Dharwad
Year:1975-1979
Course: Diploma in Tool and Die Making
Company Name:
Designation: AGM Technical
Location: Hubli
Product/Service Category:Manufacturing Supply of fine blanking parts

I studied Tool and Dye Making and was lucky to study under foreign teachers like Mr. Rock Fedro. I had very good teachers who were always ready to clarify our doubts and make us learn. My seniors paved way for me into…
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Samir Kulkarni

Name: Samir Kulkarni
Centre Studied: Dharwad
Year:1987-1991
Course: Diploma in Tool and Die Making
Company Name:
Designation: Founder
Location: Pune
Product/Service Category:Automotive components manufacturing

Impressed by the way NTTF conducted village camps, I decided to be one of them. In the subsequent year, I applied and got selected. None of us were used to the rules and regulations which we got introduced to by NTTF.…
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Anil Balasaheb Desai

Name: Anil Balasaheb Desai
Centre Studied: Dharwad
Year:1994-1995
Course: Diploma in Tool and Die Making
Company Name:
Designation: Partner
Location: Bhosari, Pune
Product/Service Category:Press Tool Manufacturing

I came to know about NTTF from my friend. I completed my course in Tool and Die Making. During the first year, I was apprehensive about the curriculum since everybody had said that it was relatively hard when compared…
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NTTF hosts Campus Selections by the reputed industries across its centres pan India. Every year, campus selections are scheduled during January to May month. NTTF prepares the final year students – to face the interviews, industry etiquettes, induces self-confidence and makes them the true citizen of India through holistic training methodologies. NTTF Brand name is very popular in the industries especially in the Manufacturing, Automation, Information Technology and Computer Engineering sectors. Our trainees are placed in industries with attractive salaries.

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