In the highly competitive age of today, the vast application of engineering and technology across all sector of society has become highly indispensable which hold premises for us to move fast, ahead in 21st century. Competitiveness often depends on how our technical education institutions are able to respond to the need of industry. We have no dearth of talent or lack of competence in our country. Our engineering institutes need to prove the world at large that the Indian technicians are globally competitive. Industrial Training Institutes of Department of Technical Education & Industrial Training has assumed the key role in this scenario. Thus we have to train the human resources with required skill in engineering & non-engineering trades and their applications. Professionals trained at our institute have excelled in industry.
For the implementation of the craftsman training scheme Govt. Industrial Training Institute Nakodar was started in 1979, which was running as R.A.T.C. from 1965. The campus area of the institute is 3 Killa-9 Marla. The institute is situated on the Mehatpur road. All other advantages of playgrounds and lawns. Training is imparted in 6 engineering and non-engineering trade at this institute. The institute has sanctioned capacity of 216 seats. Normally the period of training of non-engineering trades is one year and whereas in engineering trades is from one year to two years.
Industrial Training Institute, Nakodar is situated on the Mehatpur road. This Institute is functioning since 1979 which was known as R.A.T.C. before the 1979. The Institute has rent free building, portion of the building of the Industry Department. Nakodar is a city and a Municipal Council in Jalandhar District in the Indian State of Punjab.The city is about 424 km from Delhi 24 km from Jalandhar . Surrounding villages are Mehatpur Shankar and Sarih. The town currently forms a Tehsil of District Jalandhar. The Nakodar is famous for holy places like Baba Murad Shah ji, Baba Lal Badshah ji, Baba Goga Jahar Peer ji, and many more Gurdwara, Mandir. Nakodar and its surrounding is the homeland of many N.R.Is. and popular Punjabi Singers like Kaler Kanth etc. Nakodar is also famous for Industries of Dhiman Group.