The Director of Public Instruction (D.P.I.) used to head the Technical
the time of formation of Andhra Pradesh. To help speed up the process of
development of Technical Education, a Board in the name and style of
TECHNICAL EDUCATION AND TRAINING" was created vide G.O.Ms.No.371
Joint Director (Technical Education) of DPI used to act as secretary of
formed Board. The Board is formed as a statutory body under the A.P.
(act 1 of 1982), an act of assembly, in the present form, vide