Diploma Programme


To meet the long felt need for a basic qualification in Training & Development , a focused correspondence course, Diploma in Training & Development, was introduced in April, 1979. This is the only Professional course for Training of Trainers in the country and is designed to meet today's training / HRD challenges. To know more about programmes.

Diploma Programme in Training & Development (Dip. TD) in order to meet the long Felt need for skill formation in learning / training skills. Since then over 24,000 persons working in industries, business, banks, government departments, administration, defence forces, public utilities, power plants, agricultural development programmes, health education and other social services; consultancy and voluntary service organizations indeed private individuals have enrolled for this programme.

ISTD Diploma in Training and Development is a distance learning programmes of 18 months duration. The medium of course is English only. A Students of this programme is entitled to suffix 'Dip TD' on successful completion of all the Eight Theory Papers & the Internship. Today many of the Dip TD holders are occupying senior positions in various work organizations.


Annual Convocation' Ceremony for the award of the Diploma was held on 18 June, 2017 at "Auditorium", Scope Convention Center, Scope Complex, Lodhi Road, New Delhi. Dr M B Athreya, Padma Bhushan was Chief Guest for the function addressed the Convocation and distributed Awards to meritorious students. The address was highly impressive and appreciated by all present. A total of 278 students were conferred Diploma in Training & Development during the Convocation.