Welcome to D.I.E.T. Almora

In the lap of nature, the west slope of hilly and historical city of Almora, DIET is situated in particularly known as Laxmeshwar. In 1906, during British Rule, a govt. Normal School was established. At the time the ownership of 35700 Sq Meters (178 Nali) land was made available to the Manager of Normal School by registration. On this piece of land one main building of Normal School, Four Hostels, one Govt. Model School Building, seven Teachers residence and one warden House were constructed along with very huge play ground.

This 100 years old building, which is an exemplary symbol of contemporary Architecture, has now been proposed by Archeological Department of UA as HERITAGE under the 12th finance commission. As such on this building will be maintained by the Archeological Deptt. of UA. From the 12th Finance Commission onwards

PERIOD INSTITUTION NAME TRAINING IMPARTED
1906 to 1949 Govt. Normal School HTC, VTC, BTC
1949 to 1967 Govt. Junior Training College JTC
1967 to 1977 Junior Basic training College JTC, CT/ BTC
1977 to 1993 Regional Institute of education Under SIE, Allahabad BTC, LT In service Training
1993 to 8 Nov 2000 DIET Came into existence under the administrative and financial control of SCERT Lucknow, UP BTC, In service Training
W.e.f. Nov 9, 2000 With the set on of Uttaranchal, DIET Almora came under Director School Education, Uttarakhand BTC, Para Teachers, Pre service Training, In service Training