The 4-year B.Tech. (Power
Engineering) course being offered by NPTI is the first of its kind in India.
The program is directed at the young aspirants who are looking for a bright
career in the Power Industry, the backbone off all industrial activities. The
program coverage includes the regular inputs generally provided in B.Tech.,
programs and lays special emphasis on Indian Electricity Act 1956, preparing
skilled Engineering Executives for the Power Sector. This course started at
Durgapur Institute from financial year 2002-2003 along with other institutes
and approved by AICTE and affiliated to West Bengal University of Technology
(WBUT). Admission to this course is open through WBJEE / AIEEE.