ITI Fitter Course Eligibility, Duration, Admission, Fees structure, Syllabus, Books and Jobs -

ITI Fitter Course Eligibility, Duration, Admission, Fees structure, Syllabus, Books and Jobs -

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Fitter ITI course Eligibility, Duration, Admission, Fees structure, Syllabus, Books | ITI Fitter course.

DGT developedITI Fitter Trade Curriculum objective has to fulfill the job demand of Capital Goods and Manufacturing sectors. ITI Fitter is a two year Vocational Training course.

ITI Fitter course

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Title Details
Field Vocational Training
Scheme of Training Craftsmen Training Scheme (CTS)
Course Type National Council of Vocational Training (NCVT) Pattern,

State Council of Vocational Training (SCVT) Pattern
Course Presented by Directorate General of Employment and Training (DGT)
Course Curriculum developed by Central Staff Training and Research Institute (CSTARI) Calcutta
Scheme Affiliation National Skill Qualification Framework (NSQF)
Course Sector Capital Goods and Manufacturing
Age Minimum 14th Age and Above
Educational Qualification After 10th Pass and above
Course Duration Two (2) Years
Hours of Training First year - 1600 Hours(Including all subjects)

Second Year-1600 Hours(Including all subjects)
Admission Period July to August in Every year
Admission Fees Government ITI: 200 TO 5000 Rupees

Private ITI: 10,000 to 50,000 Rupees
Application Type Online Application form
Admission method Entrance Exam/

Merit list/

Direct Counselling
Course Subjects Trade theory

Trade Practical

Employability Skills

Workshop Calculation Science

Engineering Drawing
Course Certificate Name National Trade Certificate (NTC)
Name of the Exam All India Trade Test (AITT)
Exam Pattern Annual Pattern(2019 Onwards)
Exam Type Online Computer Based Test (CBT) Exam.
Exam Question Pattern Objective Type Questions

Each Questions carry 2 Marks

All questions Compulsory

No negative marks
Pass marks 60% in Practical,

33% in Theory and Core skill Papers
Fitter Salary Per Month: 20,000 to 25,000 Rupees

Per Annum: 2.40 Lakhs to 3 Lakhs.
Apprenticeship Availability Available through

National Apprenticeship Promotion Scheme(NAPS)
After Fitter Jobs Indian Railway,

Defence Research Development Organisation (DRDO)


Indian Space Research Organisation(ISRO)

Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL)
After Fitter Higher studies Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (DME),

and Other Diploma Polytechnic courses

Engineering courses(BE)

Click: What is ITI?

Fitter Trade is one of the Top ten ITI trade. ITI Fitter course has been providing excellent jobs, best salary and Career path providing most demanded ITI trade in India. Fitter Trade is a 2 years trade. Educational qualification is 10th Pass, 12th class and above for ITI Fitter Admission. Govt. and Private ITI's both are offering Fitter Trade. This is a NCVT (National council of vocational Training)certified course. In India, most of the states has been offering ITI Fitter course in SCVT(State Council of Vocational Training)certified course. NCVT is a national level Jobs eligibility certificate but SCVT is a State level recognised cerficate for few organisation. NCVT certificate in Fitter Trade is a very valid certificate to apply any jobs in India and abroad(foreign). Anyway Fitter course is available in both NCVT and SCVT pattern.

Click: ITI NEW NSQF syllabus:FITTER Trade.

FITTER ITI Course Eligibility criteria ;

All ITI trades has fixed a minimum age limit to join ITI courses. Eligibility criteria as follows

  1. Minimum Age : 14th Age (One who has attained the age of 14th)

  2. Maximum Age limit : 40th (Some states has relaxed the norms for girls. No maximum age limit for girls)
  3. Eduactional Qualification : 10th pass and above

Fitter Course Duration

Fitter course is a two years course. Fitter trade training has provided for two years.

Training Hours

1600 Hours per year and over all 3200 hours for 2 years. Most of the hours allotted for Trade Practicals. The overall two years Fitter trade Practical training hours is 2000 Hours.

Fitter ITI Admission

ITI Fitter trade Admission is conducted in different mode as per state norms. ITI Admission form issued in the month of July to August in ecery state. ITI Application form is an online form. There are different method of Admission followed in states. Those are Merit based Admission, Entrance Examination based Admission. Counselling based Admission.
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Top 15 colleges for ITI Fitter Colleges

15 Top ITI Fitter trade colleges as per Directorate General of Employment and Training (DGT) Grading point 2022. The below list of ITI Colleges ranked in Top colleges for Fitter Colleges 2022.

College Name & Address Grade Point
Sri Sai Venkateswara Industrial Training Centre,

G Andhra Pradesh Anantapur Pvt
Pushaparavi National Industrial Training Institute

Karnataka Hassan Pvt
Nayagram Govt. Industrial Training Institute

West Bengal Paschim Medinipur Govt
Dubrajpur Govt. Industrial Training Institute

West Bengal Birbhum Govt
Govt. Industrial Training Institute,

Berhampur, Odisha, Ganjam.
Sagar Govt. Industrial Training Institute,

West Bengal South Twenty Four Parganas
Private Industrial Training Institute,

J.K. Institute of Technology

Nimbaheda Rajasthan Chittaurgarh Pvt
Govt. Industrial Training Institute,

ILLAMBAZAR, West Bengal, Birbhum
Sephali Memorial Private Industrial Training Institute,

West Bengal Paschim Barddhaman
SRI Venkata Sai Private Industrial Training Institute

Andhra Pradesh Anantapur
Srinivasa Industrial Training Centre

Hindupur Andhra Pradesh Anantapur Pvt
Scholars Industrial Training Centre,

Guntur Andhra Pradesh Guntur Pvt
Centurion Industrial Training Centre,

At-Plot No.136 & 137, CIT Campus,

Ramachandrapur, Jatni,Khordha,Odisha
Government Industrial Training Institute,

Mahila, Raebareli,Directorate of Training & Placement,

Bansmandi Cha,Utter Pradesh
Centurion Private Industrial Training Institute,

Gajapati,At Alluri Nagar, Paralakhemundi PO,


FITTER Course Fees

Government Industrial Training Institute and Private Industrial Training Institute both are offered Fitter course. ITI Fitter course fees differ in Governmnet ITI and Private ITI. Governmnet ITIs has fixed very low fees as compared with Private ITIs. The following fees structure has been charged during these days for ITI Fitter course

  1. Government fees : 200 to 5,000 rupees
  2. Private fees : 10,000 to 40,000 rupees

ITI Fitter subject content

ITI Fitter subject curiculum was developed for Fitter Trade theory and Fitter Trade Practical.ITI Fitter First(1)Year Course content.

  • Plan and organize the work to make job as per specification applying different types of Basic fitting operation and Check for dimensional accuracy following safety precautions. [Basic fitting operation – Marking, Hacksawing, Chiselling, Filing, Drilling, Taping and Grinding etc. Accuracy: ± 0.25mm]
  • Manufacture simple sheet metal items as per drawing and join them by soldering, brazing and riveting.
  • Join metal components by riveting observing standard procedure.
  • Join metal component by arc welding observing standard procedure.
  • Cut and join metal component by gas (oxyacetylene)
  • Produce components by different operations and check accuracy using appropriate measuring instruments. [Different Operations - Drilling, Reaming, Taping, Dieing; Appropriate Measuring Instrument – Vernier, Screw Gauge, Micrometer]
  • Make different fit of components for assembling as per required tolerance observing principle of interchange ability and check for functionality. [Different Fit – Sliding, Angular, Step fit, ‘T’ fit, Square fit and Profile fit; Required tolerance: ±0.04 mm, angular tolerance: 30 min.]
  • Produce components involving different operations on lathe observing standard procedure and check for accuracy. [Different Operations – facing, plain turning, step turning, parting, chamfering, shoulder turn, grooving, knurling, boring, taper turning, threading (external ‘V’ only)]
  • Plan & perform simple repair, overhauling of different machines and check for functionality. [Different Machines – Drill Machine, Power Saw, Bench Grinder and Lathe]

ITI Fitter second(2nd) years course content.This revealed ITI Fitter subject specific Learning Outcomes in Second year.

  • Make & assemble components of different mating surfaces as per required tolerance by different surface finishing operations using different fastening components, tools and check functionality. [Different Mating Surfaces – Dovetail fitting, Radius fitting, Combined fitting; Different surface finishing operations – Scraping, Lapping and Honing; Different fastening components – Dowel pins, screws, bolts, keys and cotters; Different fastening tools-hand operated & power tools, Required tolerance - ±0.02mm, angular tolerance ± 10 min.]
  • Make different gauges by using standard tools & equipment and checks for specified accuracy. [Different Gauges – Snap gauge, Gap gauge; Specified Accuracy - ±0.02mm]
  • Apply a range of skills to execute pipe joints, dismantle and assemble valves & fittings with pipes and test for leakages. [Range of skills – Cutting, Threading, Flaring, Bending and Joining]
  • Make drill jig & produce components on drill machine by using jigs and check for correctness.
  • Plan, dismantle, repair and assemble different damaged mechanical components used for power transmission & check functionality. [Different Damage Mechanical Components – Pulley, Gear, Keys, Jibs and Shafts.]
  • Identify, dismantle, replace and assemble different pneumatics and hydraulics components. [Different components – Compressor, Pressure Gauge, Filter Regulator Lubricator, Valves and Actuators.]
  • Construct circuit of pneumatics and hydraulics observing standard operating procedure & safety aspect.
  • Plan & perform basic day to day preventive maintenance, repairing and check functionality. [Simple Machines – Drill Machine, Power Saw and Lathe]
  • Plan, erect simple machine and test machine tool accuracy. [Simple Machines – Drill Machine, Power Saw and Lathe]

Source: DGT FITTER course

FITTER ITI syllabus

Fitter is a Mechanical branch in Capital goods and Manufacturing sector Training. This course syllabus consist of Moulding, Fitting, Assembling all the parts in a machinery or any product in manufacturing. Main focussed area are: Pipe fitting, lathe, drilling, welding and inspection measurement in terms of accuracy analysis and dismantle various valves and assemble.

Fitter trade core skills syllabus are Engineering Drawing, Workshop calculation and science, and Employability skills


Government Jobs, Private Jobs and Abroad work are huge demand for Fitter trade. Production and manufacturing Industries,Bridges construction, Roof fitting, Automobile and allied industries provides lot of opportunity.

Indian Railway, Navy, Indian Airways, and DRDO has provided Technician Jobs after ITI Fitter.

Hence, ITI Fitter trainee can Join Apprenticeship Training after ITI Pass.

ITI Apprentice Opportunity:

Those who are successfully Pass out ITI Fitter Course. They will apply for ITI Apprenticeship.

What is ITI Apprenticeship?

This is a kind of "on the JOb Industrial training" after ITI. Apprenticeship Act 1961 has providing a Job Opportunity for 8th pass, 10th pass, 12th pass,ITI Pass, Diploma,and Degree course students.

ITI Apprentice after ITI Fitter

ITI Trainees can apply Apprenticeship in Apprenticeship portal. There are many companies Registered in Apprenticeship Act.A newly created National Apprenticeship Promotion Scheme(NAPS) rule has been giving a huge Job Opportunity with Stipend of not less than 7,500 rupees. More than 1,75,000 Apprenticeship Opportunity available for ITI trainees in India. During the Apprenticeship Training, Trainees will get a monthly stipend not less than 7,500 to 13,500 Rupees for an year.

How to register Apprenticeship after ITI Fitter?

Top 5 Govt. Recruitment Organisation for Fitter trade

  • Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL)
  • Defence Research Development Organisation (DRDO)
  • Railway Recruitment Board(RRB)
  • COAL India
  • Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL)


ITI FITTER book available in Hindi, English and Tamil version. ITI FITTER book released by NIMI- Chennai. The below link gives detail for ITI FITTER trade book for First year and Second Year.


ITI Fitter online course

ITI Fitter course is available on online mode. Bharat skills web portal and National Instructional Media Institute(NIMI) jointly offered Fitter online course.

This is offered in the name of "Blended Learning."Fitter online course developed for 80 weeks study including Project and Core skill papers such as Engineering Drawing, Workshop calculation and Science and Employability skills subjects as like ITI Fitter course in regular mode.

Online Blended learning Fitter course is created as a new model curriculum of Games and Activity based learning which is not in Regular Fitter course.

Fitter Online Course - Overview

Title Details
Curriculum Developed by National Instructional Media(NIMI)
Course presented by Bharat skills
Course Name Fitter Online Course
Course Duration 2 years/ 80 weeks
Scheme Craftsmen Training Scheme(CTS)
Method of Teaching Blended Learning
Course Admission Online Enrolment
Course guide/ Instructor Available
Course Discussion Forum Available
Official Address

Fitter Online Course Contact details

  • Official website:
  • Contact Phone Number : 044 22500657
  • Contact E- mail address:
  • Contact address: National Instructional Media Institute Post Box No. 3142 CTI Campus Guindy Industrial Estate, Guindy Chennai - 600 032.

Frequently Asked Questions

☆What is the course duration of ITI FITTER trade - One year or Two years?.

ITI FITTER Trade/Course is a Two/2 years course.

☆ITI FITTER course is conducted in semester pattern or Annual Pattern?

In all over India,2018 onwards, ITI FITTER course is conducted in Annual Pattern NSQF-LEVEL5.

☆What are the subjects in ITI FITTER course?

There are 4 papers in First year. Those are Fitter Trade theory, Employability skills,Workshop calculation and science and Engineering Drawing. In secon year, There are 3 papers such as Fitter Trade theory, Workshop calculation and science and Engineering drawing, apart from these Fitter trade practical exam is conducted for First year and Second years.

☆How do I download ITI FITTER book-pdf free

ITI FITTER course book is available in Bharat skills web portal. ITI FITTER trainee can download Government sponsored NIMI book from Bharat skills web portal.

☆How do I download ITI Fitter previous years questions.

ITI FITTER course previous years questions is available in Bharat skills web portal. ITI FITTER trainee can download AITT -ITI FITTER previous years questions from Bharat skills web portal.

☆How can I download Fitter trade syllabus-pdf?.

CSTARI calcutta website/ DGT Web site has provided ITI all trade NSQF syllabus. Fitter trainees can download trade syllabus PDF. Click: ITI NEW NSQF syllabus:FITTER Trade.

☆What are the jobs available in railways after ITI FITTER course?.

There are 2 categories of jobs available after ITI FITTER course. Those are ALP-Assistant LOCO Pilot job and Technician job. Both jobs is awaiting for ITI FITTER course trainees.

☆How much salary can get after ITI FITTER course?

Apprenticeship jobs for one year training after the successful completion of ITI FITTER course with the stipend of 7500 rupees to 12500 rupees per month. After Apprenticeship training ITI FITTER candidate can join Technician jobs and various post with huge salary from the starting of 20,000 rupees to 35,000 rupees also.

☆After ITI Fitter, Is the trainee can join Higher studies like BE,Diploma or colleges?

Yes, They can join BE, Diploma or Colleges. If They did 12th standard. Otherwise, They can join Diploma lateral entry in relevant branch then go to BE. In recent days, NIOS has been providing a chance to do ITI and 12th standard in distance mode. Trainee can join NIOS 12th standard course and get higher studies which are required 12th standard.