Coimbatore Institute of Technology (CIT), Coimbatore, is a Government Aided Autonomous Institution established in the year 1956. The Institute offers Under Graduate, Post Graduate and Ph.D research programmes in Engineering. The Institute is approved by AICTE, New Delhi, Affiliated to Anna University, Chennai and Accredited by National Board of Accreditation (NBA), New Delhi. CIT has recognised as one of the Teaching Learning Centre by MHRD under the Pandit Madan Mohan Malviya National Mission on Teachers and Teaching (PMMMNMTT) scheme.

TLC’s vision is to achieve academic excellence in imparting teaching learning techniques to faculty members of technical institutions

About the Scheme


The PMMMNMTT Mission is envisaged to address comprehensively all issues related to teachers, teaching, teacher preparation and professional development. PMMMNMTT is to bridge the gap between teachers and teacher educators and provide opportunities for teachers to become teacher educators


  • To ensure a coordinated approach so as to holistically address the various shortcomings relating to teachers and teaching across the educational spectrum ranging from school education to higher education including technical education; using the best international practices for excellence.
  • To create and strengthen the institutional mechanisms at the Centre & in the States, for enlarging training and discipline–wise capacity building of faculty and their periodic assessment for excellence.
  • To empower teachers and faculty during through training, re-training, refresher and orientation programmes in generic skills, pedagogic skills, ICT and technology enabled training and other appropriate interventions.

About CIT – TLC


To achieve academic excellence in imparting teaching learning techniques to faculty members of technical institutions


The mission of TLC is to,

  • Provide training in pedagogy to young teachers
  • Offer Management Capacity Enhancement Programme (MCEP) to senior teachers
  • Expose the teachers to state of the art techniques relating to assessment and evaluation
  • Prepare the teachers to offer holistic training to the students
  • Groom teachers to maintain/practice high ethical standards in teaching-learning process


  • To improve technical content of teachers in Technical Institutions across the geographical region.
  • To motivate teachers for higher learning and involve in research
  • To disseminate novel project ideas
  • To discuss latest updates/developments in subjects
  • To improve effective teaching/presentation skills
  • To prepare industry relevant course contents
  • To carry out result analysis before and after the course
  • To offer supplementary tools – Tutorials (Hands on Training)
  • To make demos for specific requirements of teachers
  • To impart time management skills

Teaching Learning Centre Activities

Committee Members

Advisory Board Members

  • R.Prabhakar
    Secretary, CIT Institutions
    Chairperson, CIT – TLC
  • V.Selladurai
    Coimbatore Institute of Technology
    Co – Chairperson, CIT – TLC
  • V.Manikandan
    Professor / EEE &
    Dean (Planning)
    Project Co-ordinator, CIT – TLC
  • V.Thanikachalam
    Former Professor & Head,
    Centre for International Affairs,
    NITTTR, Chennai.
  • D.Thukaram
    Former Professor / EE,
    IISc., Bengaluru
  • M.Sundarambal
    Professor / EEE &
    Dean (Academic)
    Member from CIT
  • S.Agilan
    Associate Professor / Physics
    Member from CIT
  • Rajeev Sukumaran
    Senior Advisor,
    Teaching Learning Centre, IITM,
    Chennai – 600 036
    Member from existing TLC

Project Officers

  • Dr.R.Jayanthi
  • Dr.N.Saranya
  • Dr.M.Vijay
  • Dr.K.Shri Akila Devi

Administrative Officer

  • Ms.D.Kiruthiga

Contact Us

Professor & Dean (Planning)

Principal Investigator, CIT – TLC

CIT – Teaching Learning Centre

Civil Aerodrome Post, Peelamedu, Coimbatore – 641014, India

Phone: (091) 422-2574071, 2574072

Fax: (091) 422-2575020

Mail : tlccit2017@gmail.com , tlc@cit.edu.in

Website: www.cit.edu.in