The Government Industrial Training Institute was set up in 1962 .The Institute as over the years developed into one of the best ITIs of the region with excellent training being imparted in Engineering and Non-Engineering fields. The institute is one of the oldest and largest institutes in the northern region of the country. It has presently 35 units of twenty nine trades and have maximum sanctioned seats of seven hundred and eighty five trainees every year(including 30 % Supernumerary Seats. The institute has supplied man power to many reputed companies, Govt. Departments and Public Sector Organizations in the country and abroad.

The institution has been selected by MSDE, Govt. of India, under the scheme conversion of ITI into model ITI. For the implementation of this scheme Maruti Suzuki India Ltd has been selected as Champion Industry partner.