The Department of Technical Education (DTE) is a higher education governance body under the government of Kerala, India. It is a part of the higher education department and is managed by the Minister of Education. The department advises the government on matters dealing with higher education. It manages the working and activities 12 government engineering colleges, 49 polytechnic colleges, three colleges of fine art, 39 technical high schools, 17 government commercial institutes, 42 tailoring and garment making training centers and four vocational training centers Directorate of Technical Education, Assam was established at 1960. Now there are 2 Engineering Colleges, 11 Polytechnic Colleges and various Colleges of Fine Arts, Technical High Schools, Govt. Commercial Institutes, Tailoring and Garment Making Training Centers and Vocational Training Centers under the Department.
Assam DTE – Directorate of Technical Education
Directorate of Technical Education conducts Engineering Degree, Diploma and Certificate Courses in Engineering Colleges, Polytechnics and other institutes. Directorate of Technical Education has administrative control over government engineering colleges, polytechnics and other technical institutes. It conducts Master of Technology/Master of Planning, Bachelor of Technology/Bachelor of Architecture, MFA, BFA, Diploma and Certificate Courses through engineering colleges, polytechnics, technical high schools, commercial institutes, arts colleges, tailoring and garment making training centers and vocational training centers. It recommends the establishment of new institutions, prepares annual budgets, recognizes private institutions, and arranges apprenticeship training for students.
- Polytechnic Admission Test (PAT)
- Joint MCA Entrance Examination (JMEE)
- Joint Lateral Entrance Examination (JLEE)
- P.G. Diploma
- Post-Graduate Level
Directorate of Technical Education: Assam