Short Time Courses-A Career Maker

In this article we are looking the career oriented course as short term. There are various short term courses available in the market. But student need to choose right short term course. The main fact before choosing short course which type of course help you to develop your academic as well as the foundation of career.

Short Term Course- the word short term course means the course which takes less time to complete. Sometimes, It is also called vocational course .This type of course do not take more time .we can join short term course in summer vocation, after examination for example like State board, 10+2 examination, Degree examination etc. The short term courses take time one week to six months. Some short courses provide only for the special group of person for example special teacher training only for teachers to update all teachers.
There are lots of good short term courses available in our county. Here present some best short term courses for the summer vacations or other vacations


Plastic Technology
Auto CAD


DCA (Diploma in Computer Application)
DTP (Desktop Publication)
Accounting, Tally, Access, Excel etc
Advanced Multimedia, Graphic and Animation
Hardware Technology (A+, N+)
Programming language

3) Diploma in Fine Arts (3-6 months)
4) Spoken English ((3-6 months)
5) Personality Development (3-6 months)
6) Photography
7) Advertising
8) Print Journalism
9) Diploma in General Nursing & Midwifery
10) Acting

List of Top 10 institutes in India offering short term courses

1) DOEACC Society New Delhi
Certificate Course in Computer (CCC)
Course Duration- 4 months
Eligibility- 10+2

2) IIHT, Jetking
Advanced Training in Networking
Duration- 3 Months, 1.5 Hrs/ Day

3) Indira Gandhi National Open University
Certificate courses
Duration- 6 Months

4) Arena Multimedia
Certificate course in Animation Technology

5) Raymax Multimedia, Chennai, India
Certificate in Graphics Designing
Adobe Illustrator
Corel Draw
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe in design

6) Indian Institute of Technology Madras
Digital Signal Processing (1 week)
Digital Signal Processing: Theory, Hardware and Applications (2 weeks)
Digital Signal Processor and Applications (2 weeks)

7) NIIT (National Institute of Information Technology)
Programming Language
Web Hosting

8) International Institute of Fine Arts (IIFA)
Fashion Design
Textile Design

9) ZEE Institute of Media Arts - Film Institute in Mumbai
Film Making

10) BM Consultants Mumbai
Spoken English ((3-6 months)
Personality Development

Advantage and disadvantages of short term course

In reality some learning activities can be done better, or more effective. In the short term course student feel a significant amount of confidence, this makes them powerful. Long term courses are not more effective in student life.
There are following advantage of a short term courses
(1) Increase the level of both honesty and quality
(2) Time saving is another factor of short term courses which has important advantages over long term course in-class.
(3) Cost Savings –the short term courses have no more fees because it provides only special class not full syllabus of whole semester.
(4)It help student to develop the skill. For example of skill development short term courses are spoken English, Personality development etc.

Disadvantage of a short term courses
(1) Short term course have not covered whole syllabus.
(2) Misguide the Academic Education
(3) Maximum number of practical class
(4) Overload in the student


Author: Swati Sharma06 Nov 2020 Member Level: Gold   Points : 2

A very informative article given by the author. According to the changing environment and job market, such short term courses related to the IT field can prove useful for you these days. Nowadays there is a huge demand for Multi-Tasking IT Engineers everywhere. If you know the skills related to hardware networking, cloud computing, ethical hacking, and chip-level engineering, then there is a lot of potential in the job market for you.

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