National Institute of Technical Teachers Training and Research
National Institute of Technical Teachers Training and Research, Chandigarh, (formerly known as Technical Teachers Training Institute (TTTI)), was established in 1967 to meet the requirements of training polytechnic teachers for the growth and development of polytechnic education system in the northern region of the country. It had the collaboration of Royal Netherlands Government upto 1974.
The institute ushered into a new era in November 2003, with its changed name and enhanced status as National Institute of Technical Teachers Training and Research (NITTTR). It is one of the four national institutes in the country with focus on improving Technical Education in the northern region (comprising the states of Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, National Capital Territory of Delhi and Union Territory of Chandigarh). NITTTR Chandigarh is an ISO 9001: 2008 certified.