TRAINING DIVISION
 


SCIENTISTS :

SRI D. CHAKRABORTY, Scientist-D

 ZAKIR HOSSAIN,Scientist-D
 

 OBJECTIVES:

  To develop skilled technical manpower towards Human Resource Development in both pre-cocoon and post-cocoon sectors for the field level officials of different State Sericulture Departments, Central Silk Board and other agencies involved in silk industry.

ACHIEVEMENTS:

     The Post Graduate Diploma in Sericulture (Mulberry) course of this Institute has been affiliated by the University of Kalyaniw.e.f the session 2007-08.

    The first (2007-08), second (2008-09), third (2009-10) & fourth (2010-11) batch of Post Graduate Diploma in Sericulture Examination, have been published and the results are quite satisfactory.

RESOURCES:

The following facilities are available for conducting various training programmes for the Human Resource   Development in sericulture (Mulberry).

1.    Faculty: Highly qualified and experienced faculty members having expertise in different field of sericulture are available for conducting various training programmes (structured & non- structured).

 

2.    Library facilities: A well equipped library with about 6001 scientific books exclusively for sericulture sciences is available for the trainees in different courses besides 34 national & 10 international scientific journals.

 

3.    Computers: Computers with intra and Internet facilities are available for the trainees to fulfill their thrust of knowledge.

 

4.    Classrooms: Well-equipped lecture rooms and laboratory with advanced audiovisual facilities are available for attractive class lectures and practical demonstration.

 

5.    Rearing Houses: Model rearing houses for demonstration of Mulberry silkworm rearing for the trainees in different designated courses like chawki rearing, multivoltine rearing, bivoltine rearing etc. are available.

 

6.    Mulberry Farm: A model sericulture farm with 30 acres of mulberry plantation is supporting the trainees for field demonstrations and rearing works in different courses as field laboratory.

 

7.    Grainage facility: A model grainage for quality seed (laying of silkworm) production is also available, close to the Institute for practical demonstration of commercial seed production techniques.

 

8.   Boarding and Lodging: Hostel facilities are available for the trainees, having 96 single bedded rooms.

 

9. Recreation facilities: Recreation facilities for outdoor and indoor games such as Football, Volley ball, Cricket, Badminton Table Tennis, Carom, are available to enjoy by the trainees during leisure hours.

 

     Annual calendar for various training programme (2011-2012) and its progress         

          List of Faculty Members of CSR&TI, Berhampore, West Bengal