B.Voc. in Woodworking Skills

The B.Voc program is modular in nature with multiple exit points at Certificate, Diploma, Advanced Diploma and B.Voc. Each of the six semesters carries 30 credits, resulting in a total of 180 credits for B.Voc.

Duration

3 Years

Eligibility Criteria

10+2 or ITI after 10th or Polytechnic Diploma will be considered as equivalent to 10+2

Selection Procedure

Admission will be through an Entrance Examination and based on the merit of the qualifying examination.

Curriculum

Year

FIRST SEMESTER

SECOND SEMESTER (Industrial Internship)

Subject

Credits

Subject

Credits

I

Measuring transfer

2

Industrial Training

20

Handskills

4

Handy Machines

2

Standard Machines

2

Assembly

4

Fittings

2

Carpenter Mathematics

2

Hand Drawing

2

English Language & Comprehension

3

Presentation

1

Value Education

3

Professional Communication Skills-1

3

Office Software Tools

2

History (Modern History)

3

Computer lab-1

1

Environmental Studies

3

Open Elective

1

Cumulative Credits = 30 (Certificate)

Cumulative Credits = 60 (Diploma)

Year

THIRD SEMESTER

FOURTH SEMESTER (Industrial Internship)

Subject

Credits

Subject

Credits

II

Advanced Handy Machines

2

Industrial Training

17

Advanced Standard Machines

2

Spindle Mulder

2

Assembly

3

Fittings

2

Advanced Carpenter Mathematics

2

CAD – 2D Drawing

2

CNC – Basics

2

Personality Development

3

Presentation

1

Professional Communication Skills-II

3

Organizational Behavior#

3

Entrepreneurship (Intro)

3

International Relations#

3

Presentation, Publication & Graphic Tech.

3

Current Affairs#

3

Computer Lab-2

1

Socio-Economic Development#

3

Cumulative Credits = 120 (Advanced Diploma)

Year

FIFTH SEMESTER

SIXTH SEMESTER (Industrial Internship)

Subject

Credits

Subject

Credits

III

Specialization 1*

3

Industrial Training on Specialization

17

Specialization 2*

3

Specialization 3*

3

Specialization 4*

3

Advanced  Carpenter Mathematics

3

Project Work

1

CAD – 3D Drawing

3

Project Work

5

Programming with C

3

Advanced Communication Skills

3

Accounting

3

Behavioral Skills#

3

Entrepreneurship (Advanced)

3

Economics#

3

Quantitative Aptitude

3

Technical Writing#

3

Computer Lab-3

1

Indian Constitution#

3

Cumulative Credits = 180 (B. Voc.)

* Only one specialization to be chosen

Career Prospects

Carpenter as a skill is needed in every walk of life be it home, industry, construction etc. Wood work is a must everywhere and all through the ages carpentry is practiced as skill. The program enables the students to master the carpenter skills in a professional manner so that they can become effective cabinet makers, furniture makers, designers, maintenance managers and entrepreneurs. Futuristic view may be that carpentry skills can be extended to plastic.

Carpentry automatically promotes entrepreneurship and the training is aimed towards prompting entrepreneurial skills. Plenty of job opportunities as carpenters in Cabinet making, furniture, woodcraft and design. To name a few shuttering carpenter foremen, shuttering carpenter, shuttering officer, shuttering carpenter maintenance. Carpenter can also be suitably employed in leading construction companies.