Technology is touching every aspect of our life and the society we live in. Since Independence, the technical education system in our country has grown into a fairly large-sized system, offering opportunities for education and training in a wide variety of trades and disciplines at a certificate, diploma, degree and many other levels in institutions located throughout the country. Technical education contributes a major share to the overall education system and plays a vital role in the social and economic development of our nation.
India is witnessing the age of science and technology. There is a huge demand of Technical Education in modern age. General Education has been substituted by professional technical education in many cases. Technical education not only helps in the development of the country, but also the person possessing those skills and overall the society as a whole.
Technical education is a part of education that is directly related to the gaining of information and skills needed in manufacturing and service industries and a good opportunity for employment, growth and successful career.