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Events at SDI

At SDI; the voyage is action-packed. Since the planning stage, we are on an ongoing journey. Time always consecrated us with the golden pages to cover and feel proud about. Our memory wall includes all the inspirational happenings that left well-appointed signature on the history of SDI Bhubaneswar.

Let’s have a look on it!

National Conclave on 1st Foundation Day of SDI Bhubaneswar

National Conclave on ‘Skill Development Initiatives in Hydrocarbon Sector’ held on 9th May 2017 at Mayfair Convention, on the occasion of First Foundation Day of SDI Bhubaneswar. Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, Hon’ble Union Minister of State (I/C), Petroleum & Natural Gas, Government of India, had inaugurated the National Conclave.

Senior officers of the oil Industries, academicians, consultants and training partners in skills industry, senior industry members from various parts of the country as well as Odisha State, took part in this national conclave. Among others Mr. Verghese Cherian, Chairman SDI, Bhubaneswar, Mr. B. Roy, Director (HR), Oil India Limited, Mr. D. D. Mishra, Director (HR), ONGC, Mr. Pushp Joshi, Director (HR), HPCL, Mr. V C Bhandare, Director (HR), EIL, Mr. N. N. Rao, CEO, SDI, Bhubaneswar were also present at the occasion.

Oil industry’s first Skill Development Institute in Odisha’s capital was inaugurated on this day last year. The institute, promoted by public sector oil companies viz. IndianOil, ONGC, GAIL, BPCL, HPCL, OIL, EIL and Balmer Lawrie, under the aegis of MoP&NG, is managed by IndianOil in support of the Skill India Mission.

  • Registration Desk; Deligates while registering themselves for the Conclave at the Reception.

  • Students welcoming the Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, Hon’ble Minister of State (I/C), Petroleum & Natural Gas, Government of India; on his arrival to the National Conclave.

  • Mr. Verghese Cherian, Chairman and Director (HR), SDI, Bhubaneswar; while greeting Hon’ble Minister on the dice.

  • Traditional Lamp Lighting by Guests.

  • Chorus Moment; Vande Utkal Janani.

  • Industry Invitees & Deligates Joining the Chorus "Vande Utkal Janani".

  • Master Khirasagar Swain, Bargarh of Industrial Welding; while receiving self employment kit from the Hon'ble Minister.

  • Master Bharaye Soren, Mayurbhanj of Industrial Electrical to begin his self employment journey after completion of the course at SDI.

  • Felicitation of “Medha Servo” as the Best Recruiter of SDI, Bhubaneswar for giving highest employment opportunities to it's 1st batch students.

  • Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, Hon’ble Union Minister of State (I/C), Petroleum & Natural Gas, Government of India, while addressing the National Conclave.

  • CEO NN Rao while offering gratitude to Hon'ble Minister for his leadership and guidance in shaping vision of SDI Bhubaneswar.

  • Hon'ble Minister while sharing opinions with Media; expressed pleasure over the efforts of Oil PSUs towards youth empowerment of the state.

  • Master Bharaye Soren while sharing his self employment desire to Media.

  • Master Khirasagar Swain while interacting with Media and sharing acknowledgment to SDI for its youth empowerment commitment.

Skill Development Workshop at Berhampur

Skill Development Institute (SDI), Bhubaneswar had organised a seven days Skill Development Workshop on PACES (Preparation for achieving Communication and employability skills) for the youth at Berhampur at the Conference Hall of Dawat E Maurya;  from 11th October 2017 to 17th October 2017.

Registration and admission counselling of participants was carried out on 11th October 2017; whereas the workshop was formally inaugurated on 12th October 2017 by NN Rao (CEO SDI Bhubaneswar).Among others SDI Official Rajesh Tripathy & Official of Indian Oil Berhampur Division SN Dwibedy were also there at the Inaugural ceremony.

The workshop covered most of the key areas concerning life skills required for the youth like career planning, goal setting, interview facing, communications, job search, resume tips, other professional and personal development skills.

The seven day workshop has concluded on 17th October 2017; Chief Finance Manager of Indian Oil  Arun Kumar Pradhan and SDI Official Rajesh Tripathy attended the concluding ceremony & distributed the completion certificates to the participants.

Participants thanks SDI for organizing such valuable workshop at Berhampur while urged to conduct similar workshops in various universities, colleges & remote areas of Odisha to help more youths of the state.

  • CEO, Giving Inagural Address at PACEs Berhampur.

  • Group Photogarh the Participants on the Final Day.

  • Participants of the PACEs Berhampur.

  • Participant giving feedback at PACEs Berhampur.

  • Participant giving feedback at PACEs Berhampur.

Skill Development Workshop at Bhubaneswar

A six days Skill Development Skills Workshop on PACES (Preparation for achieving Communication and employability skills) for the youth was organized by SDI, Bhubaneswar from 1st-8th August at Arya School of Management Campus , Bhubaneswar concluded today. The workshop covered most key areas concerning youth like career planning, goal setting,interview facing, communications, job search, resume tips, other professional and personal development skills.

SDI Bhubaneswar organized this professional and life skill training workshop with the motto to provide employability life skills to more and more youth of the state. First such workshop was done on pilot basis through Training partner M/s Laurus Edutech (A NSDC affiliated Skill Training Partner).

The Valedictory function was chaired by NN Rao, CEO, SDI Bhubaneswar and attended by D.P Satapathy, GM (HR- CSR) IOCL, OSO, Arun Pradhan (CFM & Treasurer), Rajesh Tripathy (Admin Officer of SDI) & Bhupendra Singh from Laurus Edutech.

IOCL Chairman visit

IOCL Chairman, Mr. B. Ashok had visited SDI, Bhubaneswar on dated 02-09-2016(Friday) to encourage the student with inspiring message and with a hope that one day the student of SDI will be providing employment to other. If you are holding good Skill and Attitude then no one can stop you for going ahead, he added.

Inauguration of SDI Bhubaneswar

Union Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan and Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on dated 09-05- 2016(Monday) inaugurated a world class Skill Development Institute (SDI), established by Oil PSUs and managed by Indian Oil Corporation under Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas in the line with Government of India’s Skill India mission.

On the Occasion of the inauguration of the institute Dharmendra Pradhan expressed confidence that, this institute will make the youth of the state self-reliant and inspire them to cope up with the Global Job Market.

The proposed institute will include multitude of trades/courses required by the Industry in general and Oil and Gas sector in particular which would come up as a model state-of- the-art Institute in the country," Dharmendra Pradhan, Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas, said.

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