Constitution of the Technical Education Committee of the Central Advisory Board of Education (CABE)


Preparation of the Sergeant Report


Formation of the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)

AICTE: (All India Council for Technical Education)


An Act to provide for the establishment of an All India Council for Technical Education with a view to the proper planning and co-ordinated development of the technical education system throughout the country, the promotion of qualitative improvements of such education in relation to planned quantitative growth and the regulation and proper maintenance of norms and standards in the technical education system and for matters connected therewith.


“To be a world class organization leading technological and socioeconomic development of the Country by enhancing the global competitiveness of technical manpower and by ensuring high quality technical education to all sections of the society.”


A true facilitator and an objective regulatorTransparent governance and accountable approach towards the society.Planned and coordinated development of Technical Education in the Country by ensuring world-class standards of Institutions through accreditation.Facilitating world-class Technical Education through:Emphasis on developing high quality Institutions, academic excellence and innovative research and development programmes;Networking of Institutions for optimum resource utilization;Dissemination of knowledge;Technology forecasting and global manpower planning;Promoting industry-Institution interaction for developing new products, services, and patents;Inculcating entrepreneurship;Encouraging indigenous technology;Focusing on non-formal education;Providing affordable education to all.Making Indian Technical Education globally acceptable.To be a forward-looking organization that has an efficient, flexible and empowered manpower, sensitive to stakeholders’ expectations.