Indian Academy of
Highway Engineers (formerly NITHE)
The Academy is the Premium National
Training Institute for sharing of knowledge and pooling of experience on
the entire range of subjects dealing with the construction and maintenance
of roads; bridges; tunnels and road transportation including technology, equipment,
research, planning, finance, taxation, organization and all connected policy issues.
In more specific terms, the objectives of the Academy are:
To impart training to professionals of Highway Sector at entry level and during service at different levels of Central & State Govts., Public and Private sectors.
To help highway sector engineers build up character and develop an all-round personality as a part of Human Resource Development.
To assist various organizations in developing their training institutes and training of their faculty.
To promote co-operation and foster exchange of knowledge, ideas and experience in all the sphere of highway engineering among engineers in India and Abroad.
Imparts training to Highway Professionals from various Afro-Asian countries, Countries under SAARC, Technical Cooperation Scheme (TCS) Colombo Plan, India Africa Forum Summit (IAFS), India Technical & Economic Cooperation (ITEC),
ASEAN-India Fund (AIF).