The District Institute of Education and Training (DIET), Morigaon was established in 1995 in compliance to achieve the goal in the National Policy of Education, 1986 to play a meaningful role in the State education system. The responsibility 0f DIET, Morigaon has, of late grown manifold especially in the context of the NCF-2005, RTE Act-2009 and NCF-TE and not limited to teacher training but as an Institution to manage quality aspects in Schools, professional development of teachers especially to develop perspective teachers for society, intra-district academic coordination in the district, academic assessment monitoring, Research and Action Research, ICT INTERVENTION in teaching-learning system, innovative practices and academic planning in the district.

Corresponding Address:

District Institute of Education and Training (DIET), Morigaon
Jyoti Nagar Near Morigaon College
P.O.- Morigaon
P. S.- Morigaon
Dist;- Morigaon (Assam)
Pin Code- 782105
Ph No. 9957961238
Email ID:- dietmorigaon@gmail.com.


A brief note on Morigaon district and its basic Educational profile:

The present day administrative district of Morigaon situates itself between 26.15’ and 26.5’ N latitude and between 92’-95.5’ E longitude . The Second smallest district of Assam , Morigaon is 78km. from the state’s capital Dispur and is bounded by Brahmapurtra on the North, Karbi Anglong on the South, Nagaon on the East and Kamrup on the west killing, kolong and kapili rivers flow through the southern part of the district .The general appearance of the district is extremely picturesque. There are three Reserve Forests . These are Sunaikuchi, Khulahat, and Bura Mayong. There is also one wildlife Sanctuary, named Pabitara, which is famous for the Indian one horned Rhinoceros. The normal rainfall of the district is 1772.4 mm/year. The district covers an area of the 1450.02 Sq. Kms.

The total population of the district is 7,76,265, of which7,38,268 numbers stay in rural areas and 37,988 in Urban areas . It has three urban areas (Morigaon, Jagiroad and Jagiroad paper Mill) covering on area of 17.92 sq.km. As per the Cencus 2001, the population density of the district is 500, which is much higher than the state density of population i.e. 340 persons. Administratively, Morigaon has one sub-division namely Morigaon. The district of Morigaon has five development blocks (Mayong, Kapili, Bhurbandha, Laharighat and Moirabari) and four Education blocks (Mayong, Kapili, Bhurbandha and Laharighat).

Background of DIET:

The District Institute of Education and Training (DIETs) were envisioned in the National Policy of Education, 1986, and were created by the Government India, Ministry of Human Resource Development in the early 1990s to strengthen elementary education and support the decentralization of education to the district level. A total of 571 DIETs were created through a centrally supported scheme in phased manner all over the country. In Assam , 6 DIETs were established in the district of Kamrup,Sonitpur, Cachar, Jorhat, Nagaon and Kokrajhar in 1989 as the first phase. In 1994, another 5 DIETs were established in Barpeta, Goalpara,Darrang,Lakhimpur and Dibrugarh as second phase. 7 DIETs in the districts of Dhubri, Nalbari, NC Hills, Karimganj, Sibasagar, Golaghat and Morigaon were established as third phase in 1995.

  DIET, Morigaon
  Morigaon-Nagaon Road,
  Morigaon - 782105
  Contact No. : +91 9957961238
  Email ID : dietmorigaon@gmail.com
  Website : www.dietmorigaon.in
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