Press Information Bureau
Government of India
Ministry of Textiles
14-May-2012 15:53 IST
Textiles Training Centres/Colleges
The major Textiles Training Institutes are National Institute of Fashion Technology, New Delhi, Indian Institute of Carpet Technology, Bhadohi, Central Silk Board, Bangalore, Indian Institute of Handloom Technology, Varanasi and SardarVallabhbhai International School of Textiles & Management, Coimbatore.

No proposal has been received by the Ministry from State Governments and Union Territories Administration for setting up training centres / colleges.

National Institute of Fashion Technology is an apex training institution and does not participate in the Integrated Skill Development Scheme administered by the Ministry of Textiles, in imparting basic skills training to unemployed textiles workers.

This information was given by the Minister of State for Textiles, Smt. Panabaaka Lakshmi in a written reply in the Lok Sabha today.