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Objective of Skill Development Institute is empowering unemployed and under privileged youth with right skills for Employability and Entrepreneurship. It is assisting in placements and career progression, as well as encouraging start-ups besides providing industry interface for identifying and promoting the right skill sets appropriate to industry.


  • To work in the lines of Govt. India’s Skill India Mission Objective; contributing towards reducing Demand vs Supply gap of skilled manpower in empowering youth of India with internationally accepted job specific skill sets.
  • To become an internationally acclaimed institution that would serve as a landscape of Skill up-gradation with patriotic prospective.
  • To address the challenge of imparting the skills required by growing global economy.


  • To promote academic growth by offering state of the art graduate / under graduate and vocational programs.
  • Identify areas of specialization, based on an informed perception of global job market need, upon which the institute can focus.
  • To develop human potential to its fullest so that rationally capable and skillful professionals can emerge for a range of professions

The Skill Development Institutes provide a strong framework to create a pool of skilled youth who can be gainfully employed and earn a dignified living with the right skill-sets. SDI, Bhubaneswar is the first Skill academy set up in the Hydrocarbon sector, under the aegis of MoP&NG. It is promoted by eight PSUs in the Oil and Gas sector viz. IOCL, ONGC, GAIL, HPCL, BPCL, OIL, EIL and Balmer Lawrie.

Mr N.N. Rao

CEO Message – Mr N.N. Rao, (Chief Executive Officer)At SDI Bhubaneswar we use latest equipment and smart classrooms for delivery of hard and soft skills training to the youth in various vocational trades for ready employability. Presently running in a temporary campus; SDI is offering six short term vocational trade courses. The functional technical training is given through the simulators and actual equipment being used in the industry and is followed by rigorous assessment and certification by associated Skill Sector Councils affiliated with NSDC. The skill training at SDI Bhubaneswar is helping the unemployed youth to explore their full potential and equip them with greater employment and entrepreneurship opportunities.

We invite the students and the industries to see the world-class facilities and capabilities of SDI Bhubaneswar, in developing readily employable skilled manpower and to utilize this platform for their benefit.