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Diploma of Vocation [D.VOC.]

APU > Vocational Education & Training > Diploma of Vocation [D.VOC.]
3 Years
Full Time
Part Time

Diploma of Vocation (D.Voc.) program offered by the School of Vocational Education at Apex Professional University approved by the University Grants Commission (UGC).

About the Programme

Diploma in Vocation (D.Voc.) is aligned to NSQF Level-5 set in Dual Education Model. It is a three-year programme divided in six semesters & its On-the-Job Training (OJT). OJT enables students to learn manufacturing of components to be used in various industries like automobile, textile, plastics, packaging etc. The focus of the programme is to prepare the students to work on conventional machines, CNC vertical turning, CNC drilling machines, CNC horizontal machining, destructive and non-destructive testing, pneumatics and hydraulics, heat treatments, material handling systems, Coordinate Measurement Machines and learn process planning, estimation and costing of manufacturing of components.

We look for applicants who are curious, determined and creative. We take into account special talents or successes that might not appear on a transcript. If this sounds like you, choose APU.

Most In-Demand D.Voc. Specializations:

  • D.Voc. in Medical Lab Technology
  • D.Voc. in Medical Imaging Technology
  • D.Voc. in Beauty & Wellness
  • D.Voc. in Yoga & Ayurveda Dietetics  
  • D.Voc. in Sports Nutrition and Physiotherapy
  • D.Voc. in Jyotish & Vastu Shastra
  • D.Voc. in Furniture & Interior Designing
  • D.Voc. in Software Development
  • D.Voc. in Banking & Financial Services
  • D.Voc. in Retail Management
  • D.Voc. in Animation and VFX Design
  • D.Voc. in Tourism & Hospitality

Eligibility Criteria

For National Students

For International Students
The eligibility criterion for all programs for international applicants is minimum 50% in the qualifying examination and having studied the prerequisite subjects for admission into the desired program.



Scholarships can help you reach your goal
Apex Professional University nurtures and encourages the curious, determined, and creative minds and strongly believes that money should not be a constraint for such students.  So, the University extends Scholarship and Financial Aid Scheme for the students taking admission at APU. 

Academic Scholarship
APU extends scholarships and financial assistance to meritorious and talented students based on the basis of qualification previous to eligibility qualification. Continuation of the APU Academic Scholarships are designed to encourage and reward consistently meritorious performance through the duration of the program. The Academic Scholarships will be awarded based on CGPA at the end of each year.

Early Decision Scholarship
The amount of Scholarship also depends on the Phase in which the candidate takes Admission in the University. Admissions in APU is done in four Phases. All the Scholarships awarded will be for a specific year only and for subsequent years, it may continue / discontinue based on performance of the student in qualifying year and Scholarship policy applicable from time to time.

External Scholarship
In order to fund your studies, you will need to undertake careful research – the options available to you will differ, depending on your domicile. There are several government scholarships and stipends on offer from UGC, Central and State Governments extending to the APU Students. 

Admission Process

  • Applicants will have to go through the following process:

    • Submission of completed application form with all relevant enclosures and application fee
    • Review of applications and short-listing of candidates
    • Admission decision taken by the Admission Committee
  • The decision to short-list applicants for a personal interview and make a formal offer of admission thereafter will be taken by the Admission Committee. The committee’s decision in this regard is final and binding.

How to Apply

You have done your research and explored your options, and you know that APU is the perfect place for you. Now it is time to take the next step towards a career.

Online Applications are now Open for 2021

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