Central Institute of Plastics Engineering & Technology CIPET : CSTS - Vijayawada is established to cater the man-power needs of Plastics
and allied industries of A.P through its Long-Term Training and Vocational Courses sponsored by Govt. of A.P and Govt. of India.
The centre is equipped with State-Of-the art infrastructural facilities in the field of Plastics Processing, Testing, Tool Room & Design.
The Institute offers highly specialized and practical oriented training in the field of Plastics Engineering & Technology. The courses are particularly designed to ensure exposure of the candidate to practical problems involved in the relevant areas of study.
The centre offers Post Graduate Diploma in Plastics Processing & Testing (PGD-PPT) / Diploma in Plastics Technology (DPT) / Diploma in Plastics Moulding Technology (DPMT).
Centre also offers Skill Development Training Programs in Plastics Processing / Injection Moulding / Extrusion / Tool Room & Design sponsored by various Central & State Govt. agencies/corporations viz. NSFDC, NBCFDC, PFC, NSKFDC, ONGC, APSSDC, APSCCFC, APBCCFC, APSMFC, AP Kapu Corporation and Engineering / Polytechnic / Degree colleges of A.P. The skill courses are in line National Skill Qualification File (NSQF) certified by NSDA.
Further, the centre is exclusively providing the Technical/consultancy services to aspiring entrepreneurs and the students of various Engineering & Polytechnic colleges of A.P. in the field of Plastics, Processing, Testing, and Composites, Mould manufacturing & Design e.t.c. for aspirants pursuing Ph.d., M.Tech, B.Tech & Diploma wherein numerous trainees are benefitted for completion of their Project/Research work.
The institutional buildings of CIPET : CSTS - Vijayawada are under construction by CPWD, Vijayawada at Surampalli (V), Gannavaram (M), Krishna Dist.