Last Updated On:04/10/2023   
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This Extension Centre started its activities in the year 1977-78 with prime emphasis on Curriculum Development for Technical Education of (United) Andhra Pradesh including present Telangana State. It is maintaining close contact with the Department of Technical Education of Telangana State and other managers of Technical Education including Principals of Polytechnics, Engineering Colleges and other persons and bodies closely connected with Technical Education in the state. It is maintaining liaison in the state for the Faculty Development Programme and other Training Activities of NITTTR Chennai. This Extension Centre is conducting Tailor Made Faculty Development Programs in different areas of Technical Education and for Industries. Project Works had also taken to enhance the Quality of Technical Education system in the State.


Faculty Development Programs for Polytechnic/ Engineering Colleges Faculty Members are planned yearly and conducted. This Centre do liaison with the Commissioner of Technical Education and the Secretary of State Board of Technical Education and Training (SBTET-TS) Telangana State with NITTTR Chennai for efficient system. We also do academic consultancy for State Board Technical Education and Training (SBTET) of Telangana State in form of curriculum revision and special refresher courses etc., as per the requirements.



To Support Technical Education System through training programmes and updating curriculum to make desired changes in the technical education of the State.



Interact with Industries and design Technical Education contents as per the changing needs of the Industry.


Implementing tailor-made Training Programmes to get desire change among faculty members of the State.


As and when required, conduct of modular and online programmes.


To have perfect liasoning between NITTTR Chennai and Telangana Education System.

Core Values

Team work
Faculty Development
Computer Networking
Accreditation Process
Transparency Audit
Domain of Short Term Programme

Faculty Development Programmes
Curriculum Revision Workshops
Implementation of OBE and Online Teaching
Induction Programme
NBA Accreditation Process
Outcome Based Education and its Implementation
Optical Fiber Communication
Management of Polytechnics
Data Communication Engineering
Satellite Communication
4G & 5G Mobile Technologies
Microwave Engineering
Wireless Communication
Computer Hardware & Networking
International Training Programme


Information and Communication Technologies in Education and Training.


Design of Educational Applications using Web technologies.

Curricula Developed


Continuously Involved in Developing Curriculum for the Polytechnic colleges of Southern States through Directorate Technical Education of Southern states.


Involved in Developing Curriculum for the B.E, Computer Science and Engineering / Information Technology of Anna University and Autonomous Institutions

Instructional Materials Developed

Web design using Joomla Framework
Software Engineering
Data Analytics using R
Python Programming
C programming
Data Communication and Networking
ASP .Net
Core Java and Java EE
Web Technologies
Lab manual for Computer Networking and Hardware
Software Development Lab


Fully equipped with all the FOSS with 30 workstations. The workstations are connected to the LAN. Among the 30 work stations 10 of them with Linux Operating systems and remaining with Windows Operating System. The LAN consisting of the server which is installed with MOODLE LMS to provide training in the classroom practice.

Hardware and Networking Lab


Our Department is maintaining the campus networking, servers and desktops of entire campus. Our department is fully equipped with hardware and software trouble shooting tools. In addition, we have specialized software called Network Management System and accessories for Network trouble shooting.


Dr.Umashanker Sahu, B.E., M.Tech., Ph.D., Professor and Head




Communication Systems
Optical Fiber Communication
Nonlinear Impairments in Fiber
Mobile communication
Microwave Communication
Network Switching


Degree Institution/University Specialization
B.E Rani Durgawati University Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering
M.Tech Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology Digital Communication Engineering
Ph.D Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Electronics & Communication Engineering


Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE): LM-48694
The Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers (IEEE): 90235718 (Since 2008)


More than 28 years teaching/training experience. Working at NITTTR Since 2005, he has trained more than 4000 faculty members of technical education i.e., Engineering & Polytechnic Colleges, by way of short term QIP programmes.
He has also handling courses for PG Programmes i.e., M.E. Electronics & Communication Engineering (Industry Integrated).


Organize IEEE Distinguished Lecture “Fibers and the future” by Professor Sir David N Payne at NITTTR Hyderabad, 24 March 2015.
Organized programmes for Office Administrative Procedures.
Organized programmes for Information Technology.
Organized programmes on Community Polytechnic Scheme
Organized programmes for Fourier Series and Laplace Transforms
Organized programmes for Quantitative Techniques
Organized programmes for Office Automation
Organized programmes for Information Technology & ‘C’ Language
Organized programmes for Office Administrative procedures
Organized programmes for Civil Engg. Lab manual preparation
Organized programmes for Latest Trends in T.V. Servicing
Involved actively as a Resource person in the course of Advanced Communication Systems through video conferencing
Organized programmes for Quantitative Techniques
Organized programmes for Software Engineering
Organized programmes for Office Administrative Procedures
Organized programmes for C Programming
Organized online programmes of Implementation of OBE and Online Teaching


S. No Publications No. of Publications
1 International Journals 2
2 National Journals 1
3 International Conferences 2
4 National Conferences 1
6 Handouts – Course Materials -Titles 35