Shree Mahalakshmi District Institute of Education and Training is first women teaching institute of Gujarat was established in 9thcentury in Ahmedabad. To prepare women teachers for the development of girls’ education, the first female normal school was started in 1870. After one year, this institute became female training school. After three years on 21st August 1874, this institute was known as female training institute. Well- known industrialist and social reformer Mr. Bechardas Ambaidas Lashkari, added his daughter’s name ‘Mahalakshmi’ with this institute by donating Rs.10000 and this institute was named as Shree Mahalakshmi Training Institute for women. Lady Superintendent Kumari Chembarlen was the first director of this institute. Now this institute is known as District Institute of Education and Training. The DIET was established at district level under the New Education Policy of 1986 for the universalization of education and the quality expansion. Mission of District Institute of Education and Training, Raikhad is 'to foster critical analysis by training students both in theory and practice so as to equip them with skills needed for facing global challenges with team work and human values. And to build quality network with the Industry, educationists and the society for exchanging knowledge'. The modern teaching methodology assists the students in getting an all around view of engineering, technology and the entrepreneur world. The diligent faculty team of the college possesses hands-on experience and up to date knowledge of their subject and area of expertise. The infrastructure and facilities of District Institute of Education and Training, Raikhad consists of spread-out campus alongside various amenities in the form of library, computer center, classrooms with proper teaching and learning aids, medical facilities etc. The institute seeks to place each of its students in an organization/company of great repute.
Contact Details of District Institute of Education and Training, Ahmedabad
Contact No:(079) 25357541
Address:Raikhad, Khamasa Dist.: Ahmedabad