Training Institute for Technical Instruction (TITI) traces its beginning from ‘Technical Instructors Training Institute’ established as a Nepali national institute in 1991, with the assistance of the Swiss Government, Swiss Agency for Development & Cooperation (SDC) through Swisscontact, the Swiss Foundation for Technical Cooperation. TITI is devoted to meeting the nationwide training needs of technical, managerial human resources and curriculum developers of Technical Education and Vocational Training (TEVT) sector. TITI programs and services are mandated by an Act of the Council for Technical Education and Vocational Training (CTEVT).

With a vision of becoming the “Center of Excellence” to develop human resource capacity for Technical and Vocational Education and Training in Asia and beyond, TITI is moving forward with the mission of contributing distinctly to the quality of programs and services of TVET by means of training, education and research. Because of its good environment (physical and working environment) & resources (physical, human and financial), TITI’s recognition/reputation as an excellent institution in local and international market is growing day by day.

TITI won “Knowledge Management ‘Oscar’ 2005” award for the successful Skill Card System from Switzerland and Special Commendation Prize for “Innovative Training Practices 2005-06” from Indian Society for Training and Development (ISTD), India.

TITI has trained over 19,000 instructional, managerial and curriculum developers from various countries such as Afghanistan, Albania, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Burkina Faso, India, Indonesia, Kosovo, Mali, Moldova, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri-Lanka, Switzerland, Uganda, Vietnam and Zimbabwe. TITI has conducted training programs, provided TEVT consultancies and other services to Technical Cooperation-Federal Republic of Germany (GTZ), Department for International Development (DFID), Netherlands Development Organization (SNV), ILO/UNDP, SDC, UNICEF, ADRA, SOS, NCED, Aga Khan Foundation, UNFPA, ADB and other national and international organizations in Nepal and abroad.