Bhubaneshwar: Feb 25(LocalWire) Union minister Dharmendra Pradhan has inaugurated the main campus of the Skill Development Institute (SDI) built at Taraboi village, some 35 km from here.
“Students will get world-class education and training here so that they can work in different parts of the world,” TOI quoted the Union skill and entreprenureship minister as saying on Sunday while inaugurating the institute.
President Ram Nath Kovind had laid the foundation stone of the campus on March 18 last year. It is spread over 46 acres, and houses academic and administrative blocks and other facilities.
The construction of the final phase of the institute will be completed by the year end. Around Rs 300 crore has been earmarked for the construction.
SDI is run by Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL). It offers skill development training courses in various disciplines for job employment of its students.