Kalyan, May 17 -- Students of Kalyan and nearby cities who are planning to take up courses in technical trades can take admission in the Industrial Training Institute (ITI) at Kalyan this year.

"The work of the infrastructure for the institute is completed. Some electric works are remaining, which will be over in a few days and we have plans to shift the machineries required for the courses in the next two months. This might help to start admissions this year itself," said an official of Ulhasnagar, ITI, who did not wish to be named.

"ITI courses are gaining importance among students. Today, skills of professional matters as much as their academic degree. To top that various government programmes such as Skill India is also pushing to emp...