Extension Training Center

Last Updated on: November 28, 2022


In 1948 at Joysagar, historical place of District: Sivasagar, Assam the 1st institution was established as rural polytechnic school for skill up gradation on rural technologies for rural youth. In 1990 this centre was upgraded as extension training centre (ETC), Joysagar by this State Government of Assam, to better the needs of various type of training programme conducted for the Government officials, PRI members, SHGs etc.

In 2003 the state government of Assam by issuing a notification this centre was upgraded as Extension Centre, State Institute of Rural Development (SIRD) and in 02-08-2016 rename as Extension Centre. State Institute of Panchayat & Rural Development, Joysagar , Sivasagar.


The main objectives of this centre is to conduct various Training Programmes for the Elected Representatives of Panchayati Raj Institutions, Govt. officials, members of SHGs, rural unemployed youth etc. covering 2 (Two) districts of upper Assam, namely Sivasagar & Charaideo.This institute conducted Training Programmes as directed by the Govt. and SIPRD,HQ.Khanapara.

Recent Achievement:

The Institute conducted 113nos Training Programme in different subjects of rural development under P & RD Department covering 5379 participants from 1st April 2022 to till date.

Citizen Services:

This is a training institute and provide training to PRIs, official of Block Development office, Gaon Panchayat and other Stakeholders.

Contact Detail:

Content Manager : Promud Buragohain

Designation     :     Project Assistant

Mobile no        : 7896594378

Email ID          : etcjoysagar@gmail.com


Name of the Principal :- Mr. Pranab Bora

Office Address :- Joysagar , Near 149 CRPF Btn. HQ, Sivasagar

PO :- Joysagar PIN :- 785665 PS :- Sivasagar

Email ID :- etcjoysagar@gmail.com