Welcome to the India section of NPTC Group of Colleges’ international partnerships! We are thrilled to introduce you to our dedicated India Associate, Mr Gagan Aggarwal. As the lead in India, Gagan plays a pivotal role in project management, ensuring seamless operations and fostering fruitful collaborations.

With a keen eye for identifying promising opportunities, Gagan is responsible for finding and vetting the correct partnerships within various industry verticals. His commitment to excellence and unwavering dedication enables us to forge strong bonds with esteemed organisations across India.

Explore this microsite to discover the meaningful collaborations we’ve established with leading companies and institutions in India. These partnerships open doors to opportunities for our students and stakeholders, empowering them to thrive in their academic and professional pursuits.

We invite you to delve into the success stories, the diverse programs, and the incredible benefits that arise from our partnerships. Feel free to contact Gagan Aggarwal and our team for any inquiries or to explore how your organisation can be part of this transformative journey.


  1. Faculty Development Programs / Teachers Training:

Category: Academic Collaboration

Purpose: Enhancing the capabilities of educators and faculty members in India through training programs conducted by the NPTC group of colleges. This collaboration aims to improve the quality of education and pedagogy, benefiting students across various disciplines.

  1. Student Engagement Programs in Engineering, Business & Management, Hospitality, Creative and Visual Performing Arts, or English Language:

Category: Student Exchange and Skill Development

Purpose: Offering Indian students opportunities to engage in skill-oriented programs in the UK, in India, or via hybrid modes. These programs focus on disciplines such as Engineering (including Electric Vehicles), Business & Management, Hospitality, Creative and Visual Performing Arts, or English Language. This collaboration aims to equip students with valuable skills and international exposure.

  1. Professionals Training in Skills:

Category: Skill Development and Professional Enhancement

Purpose: Providing professionals in India with specialised training to enhance their skills and expertise in specific areas. This collaboration aims to contribute to individuals’ professional growth and career development.

  1. Engaging with Governments to Develop State-wide or Nationwide Skills Programs:

Category: Strategic Partnerships and Government Collaboration

Purpose: Partnering with government authorities in India to develop and implement skill development programs at a state or national level. This collaboration seeks to address the job market’s needs, empower the workforce, and contribute to the country’s economic growth.

Each of these categories represents distinct areas of collaboration between the NPTC group of colleges and various stakeholders in India. They demonstrate a commitment to enhancing education, skill development and fostering meaningful partnerships to benefit students and professionals in the region.


We continue to explore new partnerships and opportunities to expand our network. Together with our local partners, we strive to create a lasting impact on education and professional development, shaping a brighter future for students and communities in the region.


Program 1: Immersion Programs

  1. Language Immersion: The language immersion programs at NPTC Group pf College and LSI Portsmouth allow students to immerse themselves in the English language and British culture. Through interactive lessons, practical exercises, and engaging activities, students develop their language skills in real-life situations.
  2. Cultural Immersion: These programs offer students the opportunity to experience British culture first-hand. From exploring historical landmarks to participating in local events, cultural immersion fosters cross-cultural understanding and personal growth.
  3. Academic Immersion: Academic immersion programs give students a taste of university life or specific academic disciplines. This includes workshops, lectures, and hands-on experiences in their chosen field.
  4. Workplace Immersion: NPTC Group offers workplace immersion experiences. Students can engage in internships or work placements in various industries, gaining valuable practical skills and professional insights.
  5. Customised Immersion programs can be tailored to meet groups’ or individuals’ specific needs and interests. Customised itineraries ensure that participants get the most out of their immersion experience.

Benefits of Immersion Programs:

  1. Language Proficiency: Immersion accelerates language learning as students are surrounded by the target language, leading to improved speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills.
  1. Cultural Understanding: Cultural immersion fosters an appreciation for diversity and promotes a deeper understanding of different customs and traditions.
  1. Personal Development: Immersion experiences challenge students to step out of their comfort zones, building confidence and adaptability.
  1. Global Networking: Immersion programs facilitate connections with people from various backgrounds, expanding students’ global networks.
  1. Enhanced Employability: Immersion experiences add value to resumes, showcasing adaptability and cross-cultural communication skills employers seek.

NPTC Group’s immersion programs create a holistic learning environment that combines language, culture, academics, and professional development. These experiences leave a lasting impact on students, equipping them with skills and insights that extend far beyond the duration of the program.

Program 2: Language Skills

English Language LSI Portsmouth, as a subsidiary of NPTC Group, provides comprehensive English language programs that cater to the diverse needs of students from India. These programs are designed to help students improve their English language proficiency for academic, professional, or personal purposes.

  1. Tailored Courses: LSI Portsmouth offers a range of English language courses, including General English, Business English, and Academic English. These courses cater to students’ language needs and goals, ensuring targeted and practical learning.
  2. Experienced Faculty: The English language instructors at LSI Portsmouth are highly experienced and qualified, providing students with top-notch language instruction. They employ interactive teaching methods encouraging active participation and engagement, making learning enjoyable and productive.

For Teachers: English Language Teacher Training

LSI Portsmouth also extends its expertise to teachers, equipping them with the necessary skills and knowledge to teach English as a second language.

  1. Teacher Training Programs: LSI Portsmouth provides specialised teacher training courses, such as the CELTA (Certificate in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) and the Delta (Diploma in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages). These internationally recognised qualifications empower teachers to deliver effective language instruction.
  2. Observation and Feedback: Teachers receive valuable feedback and guidance from experienced teacher trainers during the training. This process helps them refine their teaching techniques and gain confidence in their abilities.
  3. Practical Experience: The training programs at LSI Portsmouth emphasise practical teaching experience, enabling teachers to practice their skills in natural classroom settings.
  4. Global Network: Being part of the NPTC Group, LSI Portsmouth provides access to a vast network of educational institutions and resources. This global network fosters collaboration and sharing of best practices among teachers from different regions.

In conclusion, the collaboration between NPTC Group and LSI Portsmouth offers an integrated approach to English language learning and teaching. For students from India, it provides a gateway to improving their language skills while experiencing the richness of British culture. It offers professional development opportunities for teachers to become skilled and confident instructors in English language education. Together, these initiatives contribute to the growth and success of language learners and educators alike.

Specialised Program for Health Professionals

The Occupational English Test (OET) is a specialised English language proficiency test designed for healthcare professionals, particularly for nurses seeking to work or study in English-speaking countries. The test assesses language skills in healthcare, ensuring candidates can effectively communicate in workplace settings.

LSI Portsmouth is keenly interested in supporting nurses from India and other countries in preparing for and successfully passing the OET. As part of this interest, LSI Portsmouth offers specialised OET preparation courses tailored to the unique language needs of healthcare professionals. OET Preparation Courses at LSI Portsmouth:

  1. Targeted Content: LSI Portsmouth’s OET preparation courses focus on the language skills required for nursing professionals. The courses cover key areas such as medical vocabulary, patient communication, and professional interactions in a healthcare environment.
  2. Experienced Faculty: The OET instructors at LSI Portsmouth are experienced in teaching English to healthcare professionals. They deeply understand the OET exam format and requirements, providing valuable insights and guidance to aspiring nurses.
  3. Mock Tests and Practice: The preparation courses include mock tests and practice sessions that simulate the OET exam environment. This hands-on approach allows nurses to familiarise themselves with the test format and gain confidence in their abilities.
  4. Individual Attention: LSI Portsmouth ensures personalised attention for each nurse, identifying their strengths and areas for improvement. This personalised approach enables targeted language development and progress.
  5. Ongoing Support: Beyond the courses, LSI Portsmouth offers ongoing support to nurses as they prepare for the OET and pursue their career goals. The institute provides valuable feedback, study resources, and advice throughout the preparation journey.

Success Story

NPTC Group’s Remarkable Success Story: Fuelling Global Partnerships in Education in India – Connecting Continents, Fostering Futures

NPTC Group of Colleges, a beacon of excellence in education, has embarked on a transformative journey to foster global partnerships and empower learners across continents. Through a series of visionary initiatives, NPTC Group is shaping the future of education and contributing to the growth of sustainable technologies.

NPTC Group’s journey is a testament to the power of collaboration and innovation in education and sustainable technologies. These stories represent just a glimpse of the remarkable initiatives shaping the future of learners in India and beyond.

Creative, Visual, and Performing Arts in India (June 2023)

In April 2023, NPTC Group set its creative spirit soaring by sending its academic leaders, Victoria Burroughs and Shayne Phillips, to India. This visit, facilitated by the Taith program and Legends of India, forged exciting partnerships with Indian colleges and universities. Collaborations are underway to create immersive programs celebrating Welsh culture, history, and the performing arts. The bonds formed promise collaborative performances, workshops, and cultural exchanges, strengthening ties between Wales and India.

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NPTC Group Creative, Visual and Performance Arts visit to India

Electric Vehicle Training in India (June 2023)

In June 2023, NPTC Group joined hands with Grwp Llandrillo Menai to introduce an Electric Vehicle Training Programme to Geethanjali College of Engineering and Technology in India. This groundbreaking collaboration, supported by Global Wales, brings together Grwp Llandrillo Menai’s sustainable technology expertise and NPTC Group’s industry-focused programs. Indian students now have access to practical and theoretical EV training, paving the way for improved employability prospects in the growing EV industry.

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NPTC Group Electric Vehicle Training Programme in India

EV Skill Development in West Bengal (March 2023)

March 2023 witnessed NPTC Group partnering with the British Deputy High Commission, Kolkata, and West Bengal State Council of Technical & Vocational Education to host a workshop on Electric Vehicle charging infrastructure. This collaboration, supported by the British Foreign and Commonwealth Office, aims to enhance EV skills and infrastructure in India. By sharing best practices and knowledge, the initiative contributes to West Bengal’s journey towards becoming a leader in the EV market.

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UK and West Bengal partner on Electric Vehicles Skill Development

Virtual Electric Vehicle Training (March 2021)

In March 2021, NPTC Group ventured into new territory by virtually delivering a six-day Training of the Trainers (ToT) program. In partnership with the Foreign Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO), this program prepared professionals in India for the future of Electric Vehicles technologies and UK pedagogies. The pioneering initiative involved over 60 participants, including high-profile dignitaries. It showcases NPTC Group’s commitment to skill development and innovation.

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NPTC Group of Colleges provides Virtual Electric Vehicle training to delegates in India

British High Commission Office in India: NPTC Group proudly collaborates with the British High Commission Office in India, a symbol of diplomatic excellence. This partnership bolsters our efforts to deliver world-class education and sustainable technology programs to learners across India.

Welsh Government Office in India: Our close association with the Welsh Office in India is instrumental in creating opportunities for students and professionals. Together, we bridge the gap between continents, bringing the best Welsh education and innovation to Indian shores.

UKTI London: The unwavering support from UKTI London (UK Trade & Investment) propels our initiatives to new heights. Their guidance and resources have been instrumental in our endeavours to enhance education and sustainable technology in India.

Active Clients and Projects in Key Regions: NPTC Group is not confined by borders; we are engaged in cities and regions in and around India, including Chandigarh, New Delhi, Calcutta, Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chennai, and Hyderabad. Our activities in these vibrant education and innovation centres strengthen our commitment to creating a brighter future for learners in India.


If you are interested in exploring potential avenues for collaboration and working with NPTC Group of Colleges in India, we encourage you to contact Mr Gagan Aggarwal, our dedicated India Associate. He is eager to discuss the exciting possibilities and partnerships that can be forged to create transformative opportunities for students and organisations alike.

E-mail Gagan at Gagan.aggarwal@nptcgroup.ac.uk 

Connect on Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gaganaggarwal/