Last Updated On:24/05/2023   

Professional Development Programme Details

Course and Events

NITTTR Chennai has a rich experience in conducting Professional Development Programmes (PDPs) on various areas of Engineering specialization and Engineering Pedagogical programmes. The AICTE, NBA and NAAC have recognized all the short-term training programmes conducted by NITTTR for consideration for the purpose of Instutional development, Departmental growth and movement to higher grades under the Career Advancement Scheme of the faculty members.

Host Based Training Programmes


To enhance the knowledge and skills of the teacher in state of art technologies in Engineering Domain.


To strengthen the teachers with modern Tools and Technologies of Online Learner Centered Teaching – Learning - Assessment Process


To equip the teachers with modern methods of Teaching – Learning Process, based on classical theories of Engineering Education


To inculcate the Professional ethics, values and competencies in Teachers


To provide guidance to adopt to the changes in Curriculum via-a-vis Industrial needs.

The NITTTR, Chennai offers training programmes, which will be conducted by NITTTR Faculty at the host institution for the benefit of teachers of institution concerned. The institutions can plan a training programme with NITTTR Chennai for a mutually convenient period for the conduct of the Faculty Development Programme (FDP) in the areas as Engineering and Engineering Education as follows:

Emerging areas of Civil Engineering
Practical Solutions in Computer Science and Engineering
Porgrammes in Mechanical Engineering
Programmes in Electrical, Electronics and Communication Engineering
Educational Technologies, Flipped and Blended Learning
Outcome Based Education and NBA Accreditation Procedures
Guidance and Counselling
Personality Development through Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP)
Strategic planning and institutional development
Assessment Practices and Question Paper Authoring
Induction Training Porgramme
Learning Managment System and Online Teaching - Learning
Norms for Host Based Training Programmes


Duration of programme is maximum of 6 days and minimum of 3 days. Maximum 40 participants will be accommodated in a programme. Two to Four faculty members from NITTTR,Chennai will be deputed as recourse persons for the programme. In addition, Director, NITTTR Chennai may deliver a special address during inauguration or valedictory function.


The Training Coordination fee is Rs.80,000 + applicable GST. The fee shall be paid in advance through RTGS online Transfer: Code: 0418, IFSC Code: IOBA0000418, AIC Code: 041801000000099. In addition to Rs.80,000/-, the host Institution will arrange and borne the travel cost of the resource persons by air /rail / road as per Govt. of India norms(includes residence to departing station and back). Local transport (daily) from the hotel / Guest House to the Institute and back as well asthe boarding and lodging should be in good quality hotel / Guest house.


One master copy of the Resource Materials Package (RMP) will be provided by the NITTTR, Chennai well in advance. The college has to photocopy, bind and distribute one copy of RMP to each participant prior to the commencement or on the first day of the FDP. Further, during the training,photocopying service for exercise sheets / assignments / other related documents has to be provided by the institution. The Institution has to provide necessary facilities to shoot, record and replay the teaching performance of participants during "Simulated Teaching Practice Sessions". This facility will be required for a maximum period of two days.


The NITTTR, Chennai will issue certificates to participants on successful completion of Programme.

Training Programmes for TEQIP Institutions


The NITTTR, Chennai has been offering training programmes for TEQIP institutions in a customized manner based on the requirement of the institution.


TEQIP Norms Applicable to conduct the Training Programmes

S.No Programme Name Coordinator Duration Application Form
1 Analysis and Design of Structures using ETABS Dr. R. Santhakumar 05-06-2023 to 09-06-2023 Application
2 Course file Preparation for Outcome Based Education Dr. U.S. Sahu 05-06-2023 to 09-06-2023 Application
3 Circuit Simulation and PCB Design using Multisim Dr. G.A. Rathy 05-06-2023 to 09-06-2023 Application
4 Advances in Casting & Manufacturing Dr. S. Somasundaram 05-06-2023 to 09-06-2023 Application
5 FOSS in Civil Engineering Dr. K.S.A. Dineshkumar 12-06-2023 to 16-06-2023 Application
6 Python for Beginners Dr. V. Shanmuganeethi 12-06-2023 to 16-06-2023 Application
7 Programming in C Dr. U.S. Sahu 12-06-2023 to 16-06-2023 Application
8 Behavioural Training for Effective Teaching Mr. M. Sutaarson 12-06-2023 to 16-06-2023 Application
9 Student Psychology Dr. S. Renukadevi 12-06-2023 to 16-06-2023 Application
10 Digital and Mobile Communication Engineering Dr. G. Kulanthaivel 12-06-2023 to 16-06-2023 Application
11 AR and VR Foundation Dr. P. Malliga 12-06-2023 to 16-06-2023 Application
12 Advances in Heat Treatment & Material Processing Dr. S. Somasundaram 12-06-2023 to 16-06-2023 Application
13 Construction Techniques for Earthquake Resistant Structures Dr. R. Santhakumar 19-06-2023 to 23-06-2023 Application
14 Lean Construction Concepts and Management Dr. Vinod Kumar Adigopula 19-06-2023 to 23-06-2023 Application
15 NBA Accreditation Er. V. Sivakumar 19-06-2023 to 23-06-2023 Application
16 Academic Leadership and Classroom Management Mr. M. Sutaarson 19-06-2023 to 23-06-2023 Application
17 Professional English for Technical Teachers Dr. C R Nagendra Rao 19-06-2023 to 23-06-2023 Application
18 Developing Instructional Material Shri. A.P.Felix Arokiya Raj 19-06-2023 to 23-06-2023 Application
19 Renewable Energy Sources Dr. M. Senthil Kumar 19-06-2023 to 23-06-2023 Application
20 Green Campus Initiatives for Higher Educational Institutions Dr. ESM Suresh 26-06-2023 to 28-06-2023 Application
21 Competency Based Lab instruction and Evaluation for CSE and allied branches Dr. C R Nagendra Rao 26-06-2023 to 07-07-2023 Application
22 Embedded controllers and IoT applications Dr. P. Sivasankar 10-04-2023 to 14-04-2023 Application
23 Community skills in Indian knowledge system Mr. V.A. Shamsudeen 11-04-2023 to 13-04-2023 Application
24 PHP and MySQL Dr. V.Shanmuganeethi 17-04-2023 to 21-04-2023 Application
25 Geotechnical Engineering for Infrastructure Dr. G. Janardhanan 17-04-2023 to 21-04-2023 Application
26 Urban Transportation Systems Planning Dr. Vinod Kumar Adigopula 17-04-2023 to 21-04-2023 Application
27 HRD functions in Automotive Service Industries Shri. M. Sutaarson 17-04-2023 to 21-04-2023 Application
28 Energy and Environmental Management Dr. M. Senthilkumar 17-04-2023 to 21-04-2023 Application
29 Nanotechnology and Applications Dr. S. Somasundaram 17-04-2023 to 21-04-2023 Application
30 Innovative HR Approaches Dr.P. Jakulin Divya Mary 17-04-2023 to 21-04-2023 Application
31 Course file preparation for Arch, CE and allied branches Dr. C R Nagendra Rao 24-04-2023 to 29-04-2023 Application
32 Induction Training Programme Dr S. Renuka Devi 24-04-2023 to 05-05-2023 Application
33 Earthquake Resistant Design of Structures Dr. R. Santhakumar 24-04-2023 to 28-04-2023 Application
34 Interior Design Dr.K.S.A Dinesh kumar 24-04-2023 to 28-04-2023 Application
35 Advances in Materials & Manufacturing Dr. S. Somasundaram 24-04-2023 to 05-05-2023 Application
36 Modern Marketing Techniques Dr.P. Jakulin Divya Mary 24-04-2023 to 28-04-2023 Application
37 Computer Communication and Networks Dr. Seshu Babu Pulagara 24-04-2023 to 28-04-2023 Application
38 Immersive Media Technologies-AR, VR and MR Dr. P. Malliga 08-05-2023 to 12-05-2023 Application
39 Industrial Practices in Civil Engineering Dr. G. Janardhanan 08-05-2023 to 26-05-2023 Application
40 Competency Based Lab instruction Evaluation for ECE, EEE branches Dr.C.R.Nagendra Rao 08-05-2023 to 13-05-2023 Application
41 Design of RCC Structures Dr. R. Santhakumar 08-05-2023 to 12-05-2023 Application
42 Augmented Reality Fundamentals Dr. P. Malliga 08-05-2023 to 12-05-2023 Application
43 Programming in C Dr. U.S. Sahu 08-05-2023 to 12-05-2023 Application
44 Thermal Power and Energy Engineering Dr. M. Senthilkumar 08-05-2023 to 12-05-2023 Application
45 Employability Skills for Youth Shri. M. Sutaarson 08-05-2023 to 12-05-2023 Application
46 Arduino and Raspberry pi programming Dr.P. Sivasankar 15-05-2023 to 19-05-2023 Application
47 Trends in CNC Machining & Metrology Dr. S. Somasundaram 15-05-2023 to 19-05-2023 Application
48 Course File Preparation for Outcome based Education Dr. U.S. Sahu 15-05-2023 to 19-05-2023 Application
49 Data Analytics Dr. V.Shanmuganeethi 15-05-2023 to 19-05-2023 Application
50 Foundations of Cryptography Dr. Seshu Babu Pulagara 15-05-2023 to 19-05-2023 Application
51 Digital Business Management-An Overview Dr.P. Jakulin Divya Mary 15-05-2023 to 19-05-2023 Application
52 Surveying using TS, GPS & Drone Dr. K.S.A Dinesh Kumar 22-05-2023 to 26-05-2023 Application
53 Marketing Automation Dr.P. Jakulin Divya Mary 22-05-2023 to 26-05-2023 Application
54 Work Life Balance Shri. M. Sutaarson 22-05-2023 to 26-05-2023 Application
55 MATLAB and LabVIEW Applications Dr. G.Kulanthaivel 29-05-2023 to 02-06-2023 Application
56 Advanced Computer Architecture Dr. Seshu Babu Pulagara 29-05-2023 to 02-06-2023 Application

NOTE: Click Here to apply PDP Programmes in online registration portal



webinars are open for both Engineering and Polytechnic College Teachers, unless specified.


There is no fee for attending the Webinars.


The webinar coordinator will inform well in advance the webinar platform.The online Registration form will be available in the following webinar calendar. Attendance is compulsory to receive the certificate.

Webinar Calendar

Webinar Code Title of the Webinar Coordinator Date & duration Target audience Application Form
WOM-54 Energy Management - Applications and Research Opportunities Dr. M. Senthil Kumar
Dr. P. Kanthasamy
27.04.2022 10.30 A.M. to 12.30 P.M All Teachers, Academicians, Research Scholars, Engineering and Energy students and Industry Professionals click to apply
WOM-53 Wind Energy Applications and Research Opportunities Dr. M. Senthil Kumar 16.02.2022 (90 Minutes) 10.30 A.M. to 12.30 P.M All Teachers, Academicians, Research Scholars, Engineering and Energy students and Industry Professionals click to apply
WOM-35 Outcome based Education and New Education Policy 2020 Dr.K.S.Giridharan* January 21, 2022(Two hours) Faculty members of both Poly & Engg. Colleges click to apply
WOM-36 World Wetland Day Dr.G.Janardhanan* February 02, 2022(90 Minutes) All Discipline click to apply
WOM-37 Behavioural Assessment of Students Dr.R.Rajendran* February 02, 2022(90 Minutes) Faculty from Poly & Engg colleges, Arts & Humanities , Research Scholars and PG Students click to apply
WOM-38 World Engineering Day Dr.G.Janardhanan* March 04, 2022(90 Minutes) All Discipline click to apply
WOM-39 Gender Development through Entrepreneurship Dr.S.Renukadevi* March 08, 2022(90 Minutes) Faculty members from any discipline click to apply
WOM-40 Visible light Communication Engineering Dr.Umashankar Sahu* March 08, 2022(90 Minutes) All teachers, Academicians, Research Scholars and Academic Administrators click to apply
WOM-41 Cryogenic Machining & Heat treatment Dr.S.Somasundaram* March 08, 2022(90 Minutes) Teachers from Mechanical Production Automobile & Metallurgy Engg disciplines click to apply
Modular Training Programmes


Modular courses are open for both Engineering and Polytechnic College Teachers, unless specified.


All are National level FDPs.The Government and Govt. Aided College teachers shall follow their exiting norms for deputation to attend the above said Online Modular courses.


There is no course fee to attend the Modular courses.


The schedule will be provided by the coordinator. The resource materials will be available in the LMS of NITTTR Chennai. The coordinator will inform well in advance the meeting platform and tools required to undergo the Modular courses.


The online application form will be available in the below table. Attendance is compulsory on all the days of the course. Deputation order / Permission letter issued by the respective competent authority of the participant is mandatory for attending the Modular courses and for the issue of the certificate.Course Feedback link also will be provided by the / Coordinator to give the feedback.


NITTTR will issue a Certificate to only the participants who have submitted their deputation order / permission letter and attended the programme completely. The participants need to secure minimum marks in the final online evaluation.


Modular Programme Calendar

Course Code Title of the Modular Course Coordinator Duration Week Days Target Audience Appication Form
FDMPOM-03 E-Content Development and learning Management Systems Dr. P. Malliga 14.06.2021 to 30.06.2021 Monday, Wednesday & Friday @ 3.00 p.m.-4.00 p.m. All faculty members of Technical Institutions Click to Apply
FDMPOM-04 Empowering Research and Statistical Analysis Dr. R. Rajendran 03.08.2021 to 31.08.2021 Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday 12.00 Noon to 1.00 pm All faculty members of Technical Institutions & Research Scholars Click to Apply

Contact Details

    Dr. G. Janardhanan
Professor,Department of Civil and Environmental Management
Head & Dept of Centre for Curriculum Development, Planning and Coordination
NITTTR, Chennai
Phone: 044-22545442
    Dr. S.Rajasekar
Research Assistant
NITTTR Chennai
Phone: 044-22545446
Mobile:+91-9884462971 (9 AM to 6 PM)
    Office of Centre for Curriculum Development, Planning and Coordination
Email : /
Phone: +91-44-22545441