Application Process

Due to multiple requests, the application date has been extended toMay 15, 2017.

NOTE: Processing of all completed applications- online / offline submissions have started.

Link to Application Form -VLFM Application Form

Link to Letter Of Recommendation-VLFM LOR


Sr.No. Admissions Activity Dates
1 Application Window opens 11th April, 2017
2 Newspaper Advertisements 16th April, 2017
3 Last date of receipt of Application forms duly filled and application fees paid 8th May, 201715th May 2017
4 Receipt of Letters of Reference 8thMay,201715th May 2017
5 Candidates Shortlist Publication 12thMay,201719th May 2017
6 Activity and Personal Interview at NITIE, Mumbai 26 - 27 May, 2017
7 Results Declaration 29th May, 2017
8 Acceptance of offer with partial fee payment (module 1 and 2) 12th June, 2017
9 Start of Academic Program 1st Sept, 2017

Program Highlights

Internship 4 Weeks
Industry Treks 2 Weeks
International Visit 2 weeks

Note:This is a full time programme. Participants would travel to NITIE, Mumbai and IIT Delhi.

Instructions to Applicants

This is a joint programme, you would be applying for the PGPEX VLFM PG Diploma from NITIE augmented with a certificate in manufacturing technology from IIT Delhi.

Step 1:Please download the application form. The form is elaborate and you are expected to have detailed responses to four five main questions on your passion for manufacturing and experiences.

Step 2:The application portal “ online mode of submission would be ready for use by next week. However, we also accept the filled form “ emailed and ˜speed posted as part of his/her application packet.

Step 3:Ensure to attach the relevant DD and the self-attested certificates.

Step 4:The letter of reference (LOR) is a separate form. You can share the link for LOR with your recommender / download and share the soft copy of LOR to your recommender. The filled in LOR be sent independently by your recommender and be received by the VLFM office by the due date. Pending receipt of your LORs would cancel your application and no refund of application fee provided.

Step 5:This program actively seeks sponsored and self-supported candidates. If you are sponsored, ensure the sponsorship letter is attached with your application packet. The format for the same would be uploaded separately in the next few days.

For any queries, please email ONLY to

The last date for filled application packet is8 MAY 201715th MAY 2017.

For Further details:

VLFM Office
Prof. Mukundan R,
VLFM- coordinator
National Institute of Industrial Engineering (NITIE), Mumbai
Phone:(022) 28573371
Prof. Pulak Pandey,
Department of Mechanical Engineering,
Indian Institute of Technology-Delhi
Back to Top