WOMEN'S TRAINING INSTITUTE AT A GLANCE
The Women's Training Institute (WTI) was established by the YWCA of Delhi
in 1973. The YWCA is governed by the Board of Management and all matters
related to the institute come under the preview of the Education
Committee constituted every year. For the past 42 years the WTI has
worked as a beacon of light imparting high quality vocational education.
It has been constantly aiming at the empowering of women by providing
them with the necessary skills and motivation to become self-reliant.
The WTI has risen through academic standards and excelled in leadership
to produce an array of creative genius and technically competent
professionals. It provides a platform for vocational education and
training through various job-oriented courses.
STUDENTS’ SERVICES (ALUMNI)
The WTI of YWCA has to its credit prestigious chain of more than 30,000
alumni since its inception in the year 1973. They are working with
industry, corporate and public sector at key positions in diverse
fields. They are instrumental in shaping future of India, besides
creating a niche for themselves in the society. The Alumni are working
at various levels as Entrepreneurs, Office Executives, Designers,
Production Managers, Assistants and Lab Technicians to even holding
Managerial posts in both private and public sector. They are also active
in the media and the corporate world. The strong network of the
Alumni with WTI and among themselves is facilitated through the website
and emails. The Placement cell at WTI plays a crucial role in this.
Teaching at the institute involves a comprehensive contextual and
practical learning environment for the students. The students undertake
classroom and workshop assignments, conduct field studies, make
presentations and participate in group discussions and seminars. They
take up on the job training for practical experience and develop
The interactive mode of teaching and learning is supplemented by latest
audio visual aids and IT tools.
The WTI faculty brings to the classroom professional skills, wide
exposure and handson- experience of industry, through on the job
training, seminars and workshops regularly. They constantly upgrade
their skills and knowledge through interface with industry and
interactive sessions with experts. Students receive quality training and
exposure by working on projects, practical assignments and participating
in activities and programmes in their related fields. Regular training
programmes are conducted by various Institutions/professionals in the
concerned fields to ensure that the staff are familiar with latest
technologies and requirement of the industry.
Classrooms have an interactive environment and are equipped with the
infra structural facilities. They are spacious and well furnished
including special rooms for Fashion Technology and Beauty Culture
courses. The rooms are provided with Over Head Projector. They are well
lit with a maximum seating capacity of 50 students each.
The campus houses a large multipurpose fully A/C auditorium with a
seating capacity of approx. 250 people. It has a permanent
infrastructure in terms of cushioned chairs, stage with a full-length
screen and LCD projector system. The auditorium serves as the perfect
venue for staging curricular and cocurricular programmes organized
throughout the year.
To keep pace with technological advancements, the computer packages are
regularly upgraded. In its endeavor to provide quality computer
training, the Institute has a well equipped computer lab. The students
are encouraged to use the Lab whenever it is free with the prior
permission of the Deputy Director.
The canteen is located in the Institute's premises and is epitome of
hygiene and quality food, suiting the palate of every student. It serves
a wide variety of snacks at subsidized rates to suit everyone’s pocket.
WTI has a separate Medical Lab Technology (MLT) lab for Medical Lab
Technology students consisting of latest equipments and machinery for
diagnostic tests and enable the students to learn the technologies in
We have a Placement Cell which has a number of companies registered as
clients for hiring WTI students for various positions and vacancies.
Every year we conduct campus interviews in order to place our passing out
students at the end of academic year.