NITTTR has been offering a Master of Technology (Human Resource Development) [M.Tech. (HRD)] programme which is affiliated to the University of Madras. This four semester programme is unique in India. It aims to develop professionals to organize HRD programmes in Technical Institutes like Polytechnics, Engineering Colleges, IITs, NITs, Technical Universities, Manufacturing and Service Sector, IT Sector, Public Sector undertakings, and Recruitment and Consultancy Agencies. The programme has been prepared to provide adequate skills in HRM and HRD like recruitment, selection, orientation, performance appraisal, planning, development and implementation of training programmes, preparation of training packages using print and electronic media.