National Institute of Technical Teachers' Training & Research (NITTTR), Kolkata was established in 1965 as Technical Teachers' Training Institute (TTTI), Calcutta. This was the first among four such institutes (other three being at Chandigarh, Bhopal &Chennai) established by the Dept. of Education, MHRD, Govt. of India as fully centrally funded autonomous institutions for providing pre & in-service training to the teachers and staff of Degree and Diploma level training institutions and also for conducting various activities related to quality improvement of the technical education system of the country. The Govt of India, in 2003, accorded national status to this institute, (along with the three sister institutes) in recognition of the contribution of these institutes for the expert service rendered for overall improvement of quality of Technical Education System. The Institute is also offering three (3), AICTE approved, two year (four semester) Post Graduate Degree Programmes in Manufacturing Technology,Multimedia & Software Systems, and Mechatronics Engineering, leading to M.Tech Degree of West Bengal University of Technology (WBUT). Some of the notable national level projects in which the Institute is associated are serving as Nodal agency to centrally sponsored Community Polytechnic Scheme; designing & conducting AICTE sponsored “Induction training Programme” for fresh teachers of engineering colleges and polytechnics; facilitating implementation of Centrally sponsored scheme for Integrating Persons with Disabilities (PWD) in the Mainstream of Technical & Vocational Education etc.
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Facts & Figures :-
|Year of Establishment||1965|
|Chairman of the Institute||Mr. Arun K Saha|
|Director of the Institute||Prof. Phalguni Gupta|
|Institutes Under National Institute of Technical Teachers Training and Research||1|
|Total Faculty Members||22|
|How to Reach||8 kms away from Kolkata Railway Station|
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The academic block of the Institute is within the main campus at Block FC, Sector III, Salt Lake City, Kolkata 700106. All academic departments, along with their class rooms, official chambers of the faculty members, laboratories, seminar room etc. are housed in two buildings. The apex hostel, executive hostel, and other hostels are within walking distance from the academic block. The Institute library too is situated in the same building.
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