National Institute of Technical Teachers Training and Research, Chandigarh

NITTTR Chandigarh - National Institute of Technical Teachers Training and Research

  • Chandigarh, Chandigarh
  • ESTD 1967
  • Government

Facilities available in College

  • Comp Labs

  • Sports

  • Medical

  • Cafeteria

  • Library

  • Auditorium

  • Hostel

  • Gym

Major Courses Offered by College

Course Name Rating Total Fee
Master of Engineering [M.E]
2Years Full Time 28 Seats Per Course
02-Feb-2019 -10-Feb-2019
Examination Date
N/A ₹49,320 per year Apply Now
3Years Full Time
N/A N/A Apply Now

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Dr. M. P. Poonia

About College

National Institute of Technical Teachers Training and Research, Chandigarh was established in 1967 bythe ministry of Human Resource Development (the then Ministry of Education), Government of India for training better quality technicians to meet the large scale industrialization of the country, established four Regional Technical Teachers' Training Institutes. The Institute at Chandigarh is one of these four NITTTRs, started in collaboration with Royal Netherlands Government. It was designed to meet the requirements of developing polytechnic education in the northern region covering the states of Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Uttrakhand, Delhi and Union Territory of Chandigarh. All the programmes being offered for teachers of technical institutions and their administrators, professionals from industry and general candidates, are duly approved by AICTE and affiliated to Panjab University, Chandigarh. The institute has been recognized as a 'Research Centre' by Panjab University, Chandigarh (in 2006) as well as by Punjab Technical University, Jalandhar (Punjab) (in 2005) for pursuing research work leading to the degree of Doctor of Philosophy i.e. Ph.D. The institute undertakes various Education and Training Programmes, Curriculum Development, Instructional Material Development, Research and Development, Extension Services, Consultancy in Technical Education and Technology areas.

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Chairman of the Institute

Dr. K.K. Talwar

Director of the Institute

Dr. M.P. Poonia



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How to Reach

8 kms away from Chandigarh Railway Station

Why to JoinNational Institute of Technical Teachers Training and Research?

  • Short Term Courses- The institute runs multiple short term courses to improve the competence of teachers for implementing new curricula designed by this institute.
  • Training- The institute also set up the department of Rural Development and the department of Entrepreneurship Development to assist polytechnics in directing their efforts towards training manpower and disseminating information in these areas

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Contact Details

Phone No: 0172-2759500
Sector - 26
Chandigarh - 160019
Chandigarh , India
Nearest Bus Stand
Sector 26 Bus Stop bus stand 1.11Km
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