"The Government Industrial Training Institute was set up in 1962 .The Institute has 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 38 units of twenty-three trades and has maximum sanctioned seats of Eight hundred and forty-four trainees every year. The institute has supplied manpower 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."