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The Journey started on January 11th, 1965, as Technical Teachers' Training Institute (TTTI), Calcutta, set up by the then Ministry of Education, Govt. of India: the first  institute of its kind in the country.

Status: Autonomous & fully funded by the Govt. of India.

Initially started with the Departments of Civil Engg., Mechanical Engg., Electrical Engg., Science, Education and Training & Placement with a sanctioned strength of 17 members of faculty.

  • Aim: To develop Technical Education system with focus on Polytechnic Education.
  • Primary activity: Offering Long Term training to develop teachers for Polytechnics through Diploma in Technical Teaching programme of 2 ½ -years duration to Diploma holders serving in polytechnics.

1966 to 1967
  Three sister institutions established at
  • Chandigarh for Northern Region.
  • Bhopal for Western Region.
  • Madras for Southern Region.

Salient Recommendations of Review Committee(s)

Decade of '70s
Kelkar Review Committee recommended introduction of Modular Taining Programme and Short Term Training Programme

Decade of '80s
Dr. Amitabha Bhattacharya Review Committee recommended
  • Raising the status of the Institute from Regional to National level.
  • According Deemed University status.
  • Offering Long Horizon programme from Certificate to Doctoral programme with emphasis on emerging technology fields.

Decade of '90s
Professor P.V. Indiresan Review Committee recommended
  • Extension of reach of the Institute over the entire gamut of the Technical Education.
  • Emphasis on Educational Technology including Distance Education.
  • Expansion of Research Activities.
  • Integration of IT in Teacher Training.
  • According National Status to the Institute.

Major Roles played by the Institute in tune with the above Recommendations

Decade of '70s
  • Development of Learning Resources Centre (LRC) under UNDP of UNESCO.
  • Establishment of Curriculum Development Centre (CDC) under Q.I.P. Scheme of Govt. of India.

Decade of '80s
  • Introduction of Community Polytechnic Scheme by the Govt. of India and establishment of Community Development & Rural Technology (CDRT) as nodal department.
  • Institute selected as Nodal Centre for development of modules for Continuing Education Programme (CEP) activity initiated by AICTE.

Decade of '90s
  • Establishment of Computer Science & Engineering Department.
  • Facilitating World Bank Assisted Project for Strengthening of Technician Education System in four States of Eastern Region.
  • Establishment of Educational Planning & Management Department.
  • Establishment of Extension Centers at Guwahati & Bhubaneswar for extending the reach to client states.

New Millennium

20th October 2003
The Institute renamed as National Institute of Technical Teachers' Training & Research, Kolkata (NITTTR, Kolkata) by MHRD, Govt. of India.

Revised Mandate
  • Training also for Teachers of Degree Level Technical Institutions.
  • Research activities for improvement of Technical Teaching-Learning System.
  • Industry-Institute-Community Interaction activities.
  • Collaboration with SAARC and ASEAN countries.


 Walk-in-Interview for Teaching Assistant

 Reschedule of the STTP at NITTTR, Kolkata

 Spot Admission M.Tech Session 2019-20

 [TENDER] Supply and Installation of Digital Display Unit (Video Wall)

 Commencement of M.Tech Classes Session 2019-20

 List of successful candidates for filling up M.Tech vacant seats (2019-20)

 Upcoming STTP of Prof. Chandan Chakraborty

 Independence day celebration - Short Film Competition 2019

 Special STTP on Accreditation (NBA) of Engineering and Polytechnic Institutes: Implementation & Evaluation Issues from 04/11/2019 to 08/11/2019

 Walk-in-Interview for M.Tech Admission 2019-20

 Walk-in-Interview for Contractual post of Consultant, Guwahati Extention Centre of NITTTR, Kolkata

 Information Regarding Pension Adalat

 Intranet for Employees

 Last date of M.Tech Admission, Session 2019-20: For PGET 2019 Nominees

 Information Regarding M.Tech Admission, Session 2019-20

 Mandatory Disclosures for Conducting M.Tech as per AICTE Guidelines

 Invitation for Expression of Interest for Conduct of End to End Online Examination

 Medical Attendence Guidelines of NITTTR, Kolkata

 Anti-Terrorism Day Pledge Solemnisation on 21-05-2019

 Results of QIP PhD Programme 2018-19

 ICT STTP 2019-20

 Academic Programme Calender 2019-20

 Reservation for Economically Weaker Sections (EWSs) for admission in Central Educational Institutes

  Ph.D Admission 2019-2020 under QIP

 List of e-Resources (Provided by ESS)

 List of STTPs for 2018-19

 List of Holiday 2019

  Scholarship Coordinator Prof. Mithu Dey (Majhi)

 Alumni Registration