''Arise! Awake! and stop not till the goal is reached'




ramakrishna and vivekanda and sarada maa

Relationships are more important than life, but it is important for those relationships to have life in them.

-Swami Vivekananda

About Institute
  • Name of the Institute
: Ramakrishna Mission Shilpavidyalaya
( Private Industrial Training Institute Affiliated to N.C.V.T, GOVT. OF INDIA )
  • Address
: P.O – Belur Math, Howrah-711202, West Bengal
  • Date of Establishment
: 01/01/1921
  • DGET File Reference No.
: DGET-6/25/6/1993-TC
  • Code Allotted by DGT
: Draughtsman (Civil) – 217
Draughtsman (Mechanical) – 224
Electrician – 231
Electronics Mechanic – 219
  • Contact No.
: (033) 2654-2080
  • E-mail ID
: rkmshilpavidyalaya@yahoo.com
  • Location-Rural/Urban
: Urban
  • Approach/How to Reach
: By Train :

  • Howrah station to Belur Station or Belur Math station.

By Bus :

  • Howrah Bus stand to Belur Math (route no. 54,51,54/1,54/2,56).
  • Minibus of Esplaned to Belur Math (route – 10).
  • From Khidirpur to Ballykhal (route- 10)by getting down at Belur Math stoppage.
  • From Ballyghat station to Belur Math (route – 54/1,54/2,56,10 (minibus)).
NCVT Affiliated Trades
Names of the Trade Course
No. of
Shifts Running
Seating Capacity
Per Unit
Total Seating
Draughtsman(Civil) 2 years. 2 II 26 52 1989
Draughtsman(Mechanical) 2 years. 2 II 21 42 1989
Electrician 2 years. 1 I 21 21 1989
Electronics Mechanic 2 years. 1 I 26 26 1989
Rules and Regulations
  • Students must maintain a high standard of discipline benefiting to the idealism of the Institution.
  • They must wear institute uniform, should have proper hair style, should be properly shaved and refrain from any such activities which may taint the good name of the Institution.
  • For any absence from classes, guardian’s letter is necessary. For long absence prior permission from the Principal is necessary.
  • Students are not permitted to read in any other Institution or to appear in any other examination before completion of their course in this Institution.
  • Mobile phone are prohibited in our classroom .
  • Any loss or damage of Institution property such as Chair, Table, Instruments and Library books etc. must be compensated by the concerned student.
  • Student must refrain from any political activities directly or indirectly.
  • Guardians are required to be aware of their ward’s progress and to see the Principal in the first week of every month/every two months for signing of progress card of their respective wards. Guardians’ co-operation is essential for their wards’ benefit.
  • Students will be required to participate in all the religious, cultural, social & any other philanthropic activities organized by the Institute and the Ramakrishna Mission from time to time as may be advised.
  • There is no Hostel facility at the Institute.
  • Deep blue full pant and sky blue shirt. The students are not allowed to attend their classes without proper uniform. Sober dressing, proper hair style and good behavior are essential.
Working Hours
  • For 2 years courses – 6 days a week.
  • Monday to Friday – 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. with a recess of half an hour from 1:00 – 1:30 p.m. and on Saturday 9:30 a.m to 2:00 p.m. without any recess.
  • 9:30 a.m to 10:00 a.m. – Daily prayer and discussions on the lives and teachings of Sri Ramakrishnadeva, Sri Ma Saradadevi and Swami Vivekananda are held before the start of classes. Prayer attendance is compulsory. Students abstaining them selves from from prayer will be marked absent for class attendance.
  • For any absence on working days students must submit leave application duly signed by their respective guardians. For long absence prior permission from the Principle in necessary.
  • There will be 30 Holidays (including Durga Puja) in a calender year as per the Institute Holiday list. The Holidays will be notified in the Institute Notice Board. There will be no winter / summer vacation as per NCVT / Institute norms.

  • A minimum of 80 percent attendance is compulsory. Any student falling short of this minimum attendance is liable to be barred from appearing for the final examination as per NCVT / Institute norms.

  • 2 years courses :
    • During the academic year there will be Annual examination per year. Besides, there will be class test every month. The marks of these tests will be noted in the progress cards and a student with consecutive low marks will not be allowed to sit for the Final A.I.T.T. held by N.C.V.T. final year students will have to pass the test examination, The final A.I.T.T., after completion of the two years term, is held every year generally in the month of July.
Stipend and Technical Scholarship
  • Every year a few students of financially weaker section are selected for stipend and technical scholarship on the basis of merit, conduct and attendance.

Computer Section
  • This Institute has a nice air-conditioned Computer Section, having 21 computers with Projector and Smart Board. Students of our all trades (NCVT) get training in basic Computer knowledge’s. Draughtsman (Civil & Mechanical)trades get training in Auto CAD drawing.

  • At the Annual prize distribution ceremony, held every year, prizes are awarded to the students for their academic excellence and co-curricular activities (Games & Sports,Cultural Competition etc.)

  • There is a Library for the use of the students.
Railway Concessions
  • Eastern / South Eastern Railway concession form is available for students for coming to the institute from places of residence and back.

Games & Sports
  • Students participate in different games like Football, Cricket, Volley Ball etc. in the play ground attached to the Institution building in their games period. Annual competitions in all the above games and also annual sports are held in the same ground.

  • Sri Sri Vishwakarma puja and Sri Sri Saraswati puja held in the Institution every year with active participation of all staff & students.

Voluntary Service
  • Students and Staff of Shilpavidyalaya often get the opportunity to render their voluntary services in different occasions at Saradapitha and Belur Math head quarters.

  • Wall magazine ABHI with artistic look in nice hand writing and sketches by interested students and staff is also published periodically.

Cultural Competitions
  • Every year competitions are held for Speech, Essay, Recitation, Quiz etc. on the lives & teaching of the Holy trinity (Sri Ramakrishnadeva, Sri Ma Saradadevi & Swami Vivekananda)which infuse great enthusiasm amongst the students and staff.

Educational Trip
  • Students are taken for a visit to different industries like Hindal Co., Bridge & Roof, M.N.Dastur and holy places like Kamarpukur, Jayrambati, Antpur etc. every year.

Award of Certificate
  • On passing the Final A.I.T.T. students will be awarded the Provisional National Trade Certificate by the S.C.V.T. Govt. of W.B. to serve their purpose till the National Trade Certificate is Finally awarded by the N.C.V.T ., Ministry of Labour, Govt. of India.

Training & Placement
  • Although providing of Apprenticeship Training or Job Placement is not guaranteed, yet efforts are made by the Institute to provide the same to the passed out trainees as per the merit list & opportunities available. After passing out many of our students have secured secured suitable employment over the years.