National Institute of Technical Teachers' Training and Research, Bhopal is a unique premier institution, established in 1965 by the Ministry of Education, Government of India for teacher training and improving the quality of the entire gamut of the Technical Education System. The Institute holds expertise through continuous R&D in the areas like development. specific competencies related to new technologies, subject matter development, classroom and laboratory-based learning, industry-institute internship, management of technical institutions, personality development, entrepreneurship development, examination reforms and student assessment, learning & instructional resources development, video production and multimedia development, educational projects planning & management, community development, evaluation of programmes & projects.
In 2003, the GoI upgraded the Institute and there has been a substantial change in the mandate enabling it to cross the regional boundaries and function as a national level resource institution. It has geared itself with the updated resources and infrastructure to support the overgrowing demand of bringing quality in technical education through strategic support and networking with the other centers of excellence. NITTTR, Bhopal has an excellent track record of introducing several new innovations in technical education and has successfully implemented several time-bound and professionally challenging projects for a varied clientele. In the nineties, the Institute has successfully served the client states in implementing the highly acclaimed and successful World Bank Assisted Projects viz. Tech. Ed. I, II and III on ‘Strengthening the Technician Education System.’ The Institute has also been providing need-based customized support by conducting training programs for TEQIP institutes under phases I, II and III. NITTTR Bhopal has been involved in the implementation of many national initiatives.
In the recent past NITTTR, Bhopal has been involved in offering MOOCs courses through the SWAYAM platform. The Institute has been identified under the Pandit Madan Mohan Malviya National Mission on Teachers and Teaching as the Teaching Learning Centre (TLC) in Vocational Education Training & Entrepreneurship Development. NITTTR Bhopal has also been selected as National Resource Centre (NRC) for Assessment & Evaluation in ARPIT Scheme. The institution has taken a lead in the design and implementation of AICTE’s National Initiative for Technical Teacher Training (NITTT) and National Mentoring Mission of National Education Policy-2020 by conducting the initial Orientation Training Programmes for Mentors. Looking at the present need, the institute has also been conducting webinar series and online Programmes. In pursuit of excellence, NITTTR Bhopal has transformed itself over the years. NITTTR enjoys the status of a World-Class Institute in the area of Human Resource Development. 'Quality' and ‘Need-based’ has become the keyword to its functioning, which gets reflected in its services and resources. NITTTR Bhopal exhibits the ethos of a client-driven and competency-based approach in all its services.
|Highlights of National Institute of Technical Teachers' Training and Research
|Year of Establishment
|Madhya Pradesh, India
|Ministry of Education
|Auditorium and Conference halls, hostel, transport, library
|Rajiv Gandhi Pradyogiki Vishwavidyalaya (RGPV)Barkatullah University (BU)
|National Institute of Technical Teachers' Training & Research, Shamla Hills, Bhopal - 462 002 (M.P.), India
|NITTTR Contact Number
The college offers various short term programs, postgraduate programs in the engineering, technology and management disciplines and research programs. The prospective students willing to join can apply for the courses they are interested in.
|Short Term Programs
Amongst a large variety of long and short-term programs, Doctoral Program (Ph.D.) is being offered by NITTTR, Bhopal under the faculty of Technical Education of Barkatullah University (BU), Bhopal. The Professionals working in Technical Institutions, Principals, Personnel of Directorate of Technical Education, Board of Technical Examinations and other Educational Planners, Managers having master’s degree (55% marks in aggregate) in a relevant discipline and willing to undertake researches in the field of technical education are eligible to register for this program. Interested Personnel working in industry and field agencies are also encouraged to pursue this program.
The college offers various facilities such as a library, auditorium, Media Research and Development Centre, hostel, guest house, laboratories, workshops, etc. The Library has a collection of over 40,000 books, which includes, textbooks, reference books and a fine collection of books on Hindi Literature and Language. The Magazines and Newspaper Section includes popular Magazines and Newspapers both in English and Hindi. Since online Information Resources are very important for academic and research institutes in today's knowledge economy. The library provides its users access to electronic journals. In addition to this, the Library provides access to e-books. The air-conditioned Reading Hall provides a peaceful environment for encouraging to study.
The college auditorium with a seating capacity of over 200 people is present for conducting seminars, conferences, lectures etc. The Media Research and Development Centre organizes short-term programs, workshops, online courses, certification programs, extending professional services to the community, industries, society and stakeholders. The college provides hostel facilities for staff and trainees enrolled in short term programs with all the necessary basic requirements. Each department in the institution has separate laboratories assigned. All the labs are equipped with the latest instruments and equipment, experimental setups, prototypes etc. The college provides some other facilities such as Wi-Fi, medical centres, projectors, staff quarters, community centers and many more.
The college has a dedicated placement cell functioning to find the balance between academics and industry. The placement cell helps students by equipping them with the right skill set required to achieve their goals. The cell strongly believes in the adage, “Nothing less than the industry best”. Its constant endeavour in preparing its in the field of technology has been the epitome of success over a period of time. The placement cell, guided by a Professor is committed to providing the young techies with a successful career In the industry of their choice. Having proved its mettle in providing talented professionals as per the needs of the various sectors, the cell provides a well developed holistic training in order to upgrade the students' technical, aptitude as well as communication skills on a regular basis to make them “corporate ready”. some of the industrial clientele involves,
NITTTR has a detailed explanation on the eligibility for the short term programs, PG and research programs for the candidate's reference who are interested to apply.
|Short Term Programs
The college admits prospective students through merit only. The candidates interested to apply to any among the offered courses can refer to the brief admission process in the following,
|Bachelor of Engineering