The government of India has established tool rooms in various parts of the country so that MSMEs can get access to the latest technology available in the field of manufacturing. What are MSME tool rooms? Tool rooms are well-equipped centres, where the latest technology is deployed to help MSMEs grow. One such tool room is established in Kolkata.
MSME Tool Room Kolkata is equipped with technologies such as CAD/CAM, CNC machining for tooling, vacuum heat treatment, rapid prototyping, etc., and so on. Additionally, these tool rooms offer training programmes for new entrants and students.
This article highlights the efforts of MSME Tool Room Kolkata, the various training programmes it offers, and contact details.
About MSME Tool Room Kolkata
MSME Tool Room Kolkata is established with the aim of helping manufacturing MSMEs grow. It offers technological support to the industry and ensures that the industry is aware of and adopts the latest technology available in the manufacturing space. Interestingly, this tool room is set up under the co-operation programme between the governments of India and Denmark.
MSME Tool Room Kolkata is well equipped with the following common facilities:
- CAD/CAM/CAE facilities
- CNC machines
- Vacuum heat treatment furnace, etc.
With the help of facilities in the tool room, MSMEs in the region are able to conduct various activities such as:
- Design and fabrication of moulds and dies,
- Design and manufacturing of gauges
- Design and manufacturing of jigs & fixtures,
- Product design and development,
- Design and construction of press tools,
- High precision machining and supply of metal components, and so on
Apart from these facilities the Kolkata tool room also offers various training programmes and courses.
MSME Tool Room Kolkata: Courses offered
MSME Toom Room Kolkata offers various training programmes. Here is a list of long-term and short term training programmes offered by the institute.
List of long term courses
|Diploma in tool and die making (AICTE approved) –||4 years||Class X Pass or equivalent examination from a recognised university or board with Mathematics and Science. Candidate must have scored a minimum of 50% in aggregate (40% for SC/ST)|
|Compressed Machinist (Affiliated to S.T.V.T.)||1 year||
|Certificate course in machine operation||1 year||Class X pass|
Contact details for all the above courses:
Mr. G. C. Das
List of short term courses
Following are the non-mechanical short term courses offered by the MSME Tool Room Kolkata
|IT essentials||2 weeks||₹6,000|
|Hardware and networking||1 month||₹6,000|
|Advance networking||1 month||₹6,000|
|Core Python||1 month||₹5,500|
|Core Java||1 month||₹7,000|
|Oracle (SQL)||2 weeks||₹3,000|
|Oracle (PL/SQL)||3 weeks||₹4,000|
|Server administration||2 weeks||₹4,500|
|Cisco certified network associate||2 months||₹12,000|
|Advance PLC||1 month||₹8,000|
|Embedded system||1 month||₹10,000|
|Hydraulics and pneumatics||2 weeks||₹4,000|
|Autocad (electrical)||1 month||₹6,500|
|Microcontroller and programming||1 month||₹10,000|
|PCB design||2 weeks||₹5,000|
|Internet of Things (IoT)||2 weeks||₹5,000|
Following are the civil and mechanical short term courses offered by the MSME Tool Room Kolkata
|Autocad (mechanical)||1 month||₹6,500|
|Power Shape and Power Mill||1 month||₹7,500|
|Moldex 3D||1 month||₹8,000|
|3D scanning and 3D printing||1 month||₹8,000|
|CNC programming lathe||1 month||₹8,000|
|CNC programming milling||1 month||₹8,000|
|CNC machining lathe||1 month||₹8,000|
|CNC machining milling||1 month||₹8,000|
|CNC wire EDM||1 month||₹5,000|
Apart from the courses mentioned, the tool room also conducts the following programmes:
- Entrepreneurship cum Skill Development Programme
- Free webinars – for technical students
Contact details for admission: +91 9330193304, +91 9658778092
MSME Tool Room Kolkata: Address
Here is the address of MSME Tool Room Kolkata
MSME – Tool Room Kolkata
(Central Tool Room & Training Centre)
Government of India Society,
Ministry of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises
Bon Hooghly Industrial Area, Kolkata – 700 108
Where are other MSME tool rooms located?
The government of India has established MSME tool rooms at the following locations:
MSME Tool Rooms Kolkata is equipped with the latest technology for the MSMEs to use while it also disseminates technical knowledge to established professionals and aspiring students.
Frequently asked questions
Is MSME Tool Room Kolkata a government initiative?
What is the objective of establishing a tool room?
What are the benefits of tool rooms?
- Availability of the latest and high-quality machines and equipment
- Can be used to improve the competitiveness of MSMEs
- Provide skilled manpower to the manufacturing industry
- The placement rate of trainees is more than 90%