History of the Nuapada District

Nuapada district is one among 30 districts of Odisha state. It is a town located in western region of Odisha state and the distance is 440 kilometers east towards state capital Bhubaneswar. It is the administrative headquarter of Nuapada district. Earlier the district was a part of Kalahandi district until early march 1993 but for administrative convenience, Kalahandi district was again divided into two parts namely Kalahandi and Nuapada.  Nuapada district now comprises five tehsils , Nuapada, Komna, Khariar,Sinapali and Boden and five community development blocks (Nuapada, Komna, Khariar, Sinapali and Boden).

District Institute of Education and Training (DIET) Nuapada

District Institute of Education and Training (DIET), is a teacher training institution located in the headquarter of   town Nuapada offering D. El. Ed course to prepare elementary teacher for the district as well as for the state. Earlier the institute was a S. T. School imparting 50 number of students. After it was named as District Resource Centre (DRC) in the year 2009 and present it is running as District Institute of Education and Training (DIET) since 2014 having 200 numbers of students of both 1st and 2nd year and working as teacher training nodal centre of the district.

As a nodal institution for improving the quality of elementary education in the district now it is working in five important key areas namely i. Pre-Service Teacher Education (PSTE,) ii. Teacher Professional Development (TPD), iii. Educational Technology and Material Development (ET & MD), iv. Assessment and  Evaluation and v. Field Interaction and Action Research.

District Institute of Education and Training,(DIET) Nuapada

  • College Name – DIET, Nuapada
  • Established – DRC 2009, DIET 2014
  • Approved by – NCTE , New Delhi
  • Type of Institution – Teacher Training Institute
  • Course offered by DIET, Nuapada – D.El.Ed.
  • Category -: Co-education


  • Town/City- Nuapada
  • Dist- Nuapada
  • State – Odisha (India)
  • Pin- 766105
  • Phone – 06678-225620
  • Fax – 06678- 225620
  • Email- dietnuapada@gmail.com
  • Website -scertodisha.nic.in/diet nuapada/nodaldietnuapada