EXTENSION EDUCATION INSTITUTE Nilokheri, Karnal (Haryana)
The Extension Education Institute,
Nilokheri, established in 1959, is one of the premier and pioneer training
Institutes of the country. The Institute caters to the training needs of
the Middle Level functionaries such as Sub-Divisional Agricultural Extension
Officers/Subject Matter Specialists/Staff of Regional Institutes of Rural
Development/Agriculture Training Institutes/Staff working under the
Departments of Agriculture, Animal Husbandry, Soil Conservation,
Agricultural Engineering and Master Trainers of State Agricultural
Universities of Northern States.
The main aims and objectives of the Institute are as under:-
*To provide in-service training to staff of the State Training Institutes/Staff of Line Departments/State Agril.Universities in Extension Teaching Methods and Communication Media.
*To organize Workshops on Communication & Extension Teaching Methods/Training Methodology for
Master Trainers/ Sub Divisional Agricultural Officers/Subject Matter Specialists working under broad
based Agricultural Extension.
*To conduct Workshops in specialized fields like Monitoring and Evaluation, Supervision & Extension
Management for Middle Level Extension personnel working under Broad based Agricultural Extension.
*To undertake programme of publication and production of basic teaching/ training material as relevant to extension personnel.
*To have continuous programme of field studies on Extension Education and allied subjects.