Postgraduate Diploma in Tool Design (CP16) - PGDTD
|Program type||Department||Duration||Program Fee|
|Postgraduate Diploma||Tool Design||The program duration is 1 year (2 semesters), with the academic year starting in September and finishing in August||Rs.80,000 per semester for Regular category candidates Rs.1,20,000 per semester for Industry Nominated category candidates US$ 2500 per semester for Foreign National & NRI category candidates|
This program is for individuals who would like to make a career in Tool Design, Tool manufacturing and Tool procurement.
· Students eligible for this program should be B. E. / B. Tech. in Mechanical / Production / Industrial & Production Engineering / Industrial Engineering & Management / Automobile / Mechatronics / Aeronautical Engineering / Polymer Engineering / AMIE / IIIE or equivalent.
· Age No bar.
· The candidate should have fairly good proficiency in 2D / 3D software preferably Creo Parametric.
After undergoing this program the students are expected to:
· Design press tools for sheet metal components
· Design moulds for plastic components
· Design pressure die casting dies
· Use of CAD in the design of press tools, moulds and die casting dies
· Process planning and manufacture of press tools, moulds and jigs & fixtures
· Design gauges, jigs & fixtures and application of GD&T.
- Students learn to use computers in the design of press tools and moulds
- They learn to plan the process and manufacture of press tools and moulds for plastic components
- They are able to design gauges and jigs & fixtures, design press tools for sheet metal components
The following are the main features of this program:
· Industrial visits
· Talk by experts
· Practical training at school
· Visits to industrial exhibitions and seminars
Workshop - I
Workshop - II
Engineering Drawing and 3D CAD
Die Casting Dies
Advanced Materials and Manufacturing Processes
Inspection & Gauging
GD&T and Tolerance Stack Up Analysis
Tool Manufacturing and CAM
Jigs & Fixtures - II
Jigs & Fixtures - I
Students tend to get excellent career opportunities in the following areas:
· Designer of press tools, moulds, jigs & fixtures, die casting dies
· CAD-CAM-CAE engineer
· After completion of this program students can expect a salary ranging from Rs.3.0 lakhs to Rs.7.0 lakhs per annum,Students can target all tooling, CAD-CAM and CAE manufacturing and automotive industries for employment opportunities.
Students can carry on for higher education after the completion of this program. They can opt for an M. E. Tool Engineering at NTTF, as a further learning program.
Students who possess a First Class PGDTD qualification and have served in a relevant industry for at least one year after completing PGDTD program, are eligible for lateral admission to the third semester of M. E. Tool Engineering program.
Industry nominated students who seek lateral admission to third semester of M. E. Tool Engineering program, must have at least a Second Class PGDTD qualification.
Campus Contact Details
School of Postgraduate Studies,
Nettur Technical Training Foundation,
23/24, II Phase, Peenya Industrial Area,
Bangalore - 560 058
Telephone : 080 - 28393167 / 080 - 28391223
E-mail : email@example.com
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