ITI Full Form

The Full form of ITI is Industrial Training Institute. ITI is a Government training institute responsible for providing industry related training to students after higher secondary school whereas some trades can be applied after 8th too. These institutes are specially established to impart technical knowledge to students who just passed 10th standard and want to gain some technical knowledge instead of pursuing the higher studies.


ITI is constituted under Directorate general employment and training (DGET), Ministry of skill development and entrepreneurship, and Union government to provide training in various trades. The courses running under ITI are better known as “trades” viz. Electrician, Fitter, Mechanic Tractor, RAC etc. The length of courses are mostly 2 years comprises of 4 semesters (courses of 1 year or 2 semesters are available too).

ITI course provides training for various industries Like Mechanical, Electronics, Information Technologies, Fabrication, Automobile, Diesel Mechanics, Lift Mechanics, Computer Software, Sheet metal, Electrical, Plumbing, Wire man etc. ITI produce skilled manpower which is suitable to any industry and these institutes are actually the backbone of any industry, imparting training to make the aspirant “skilled” in any field.