About Us - DIET, Rajinder Nagar

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DIET Rajinder Nagar has been established as a pace setting institution with the objective to bring qualitative and quantitative enrichment in elementary education in the West district, through conducting research, experiments, training, developing materials and providing resource support. Since its establishment, DIET Rajinder Nagar is constantly engaged in achieving these objectives.

This is an institute that captures the multi-faceted personality of the elementary education visionaries. The institute performs a wide range of academic activities with the idea of development of a complete personality, self-discipline, spirit of co-operation, innovative ideas, scientific temper and missionary zeal which are the necessary part of studies. The institute run 2 year D.El.Ed. Programme with the in-take of 150 students.


As per the 12th five-year Plan, DIETs are envisioned as “Academic Lead Institutions” to provide guidance to all academic functionaries in the district. envisaged in plan DIET Rajinder Nagar too is performing for -

  • Quality teacher training, leading to high learning levels among students
  • Improving pedagogy and making classroom learning interesting
  • Developing Curriculum and Academic Material such as child-friendly textbooks
  • Planning and Management of elementary, adult education and non-formal education of the district.
  • Conducting Research
  • Developing Low- Cost & No-cost Teaching -Learning Material/ Gadgets, Supporting innovations, Evaluating students, Teachers, Programs and Institutions
  • Using Technology in Education

Infrastructure and Resources

 Wi-Fi enabled campus, spacious green compound with good parking facility 


  • Classrooms:  Smart classrooms for teaching and learning
  • Conference room: well-equipped conference room with multimedia projector and screen
  • Library
  • ICT/Computer lab
  • Science Lab
  • Work-Experience lab

Other facilities:

  • Medical Room
  • Volleyball ground
  • Table-Tennis
  • Open Gymnasium
  • Ground

 Organisational Structure  


District at a Glance


In Delhi, there is a multi management system for education particularly for school education. There are schools, managed by Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD), New Delhi Municipal Corporation (NDMC), Directorate of Education & Delhi Cantonment Board (DCB). Number of schools are being managed by private organizations, trusts etc. But MCD and Directorate of Education have the major share of student population particularly at elementary level. MCD has the responsibility of imparting primary education only. There are six colleges, two vocational institutes and three teacher-training institutions in the district.

Educationally, District West consists of District West A & B in District West A, There are 3 Zones namely 14, 15 and 16. District West B consists of two Zones 17 and 18. MCD consist of 3 zones 34 wards of west 6 wards of Karol Bagh and 4 wards of Najafgarh. MCD zones have only primary school whereas the zones of Directorate have Sarvodaya schools (Classes I-XII) senior secondary schools (classes VI-XII), Secondary schools (Classes VI-X) and Middle schools (Classes VI-VIII). There are some schools having Nursery sections also. MCD has some independent Nursery schools also. Education department manages number of aided and recognized schools. There are 101 Non-Government schools under MCD, and 204 Non-Government schools under Directorate of Education. Some of the schools are double shifted. DIET regularly conducts Pre-Service and In-Service Programme for Heads of Schools (HoS) and teachers working in the West District of Delhi. The whole process of in-service training is carried out in a very scientific manner with the close cooperation of the DIET faculty and the Department of Education – MCD and the Directorate of Education, GNCT of Delhi.

EDUCATIONAL STATISTICS under District West in Delhi

Nature of Schools No. of Schools
1. Delhi Govt. Sec./ Sr Sec Schools in District West-A and B 142
2. MCD Schools in District West A and B 239
3. Kendriya Vidyalaya (KVS) Schools in West A and B 5
4. Delhi Cantonment Board Schools in West A and B 6
5. Delhi Govt. Aided Sr, / Sec. Schools in West A and B 20
6. MCD Primary Aided Schools in West A and B 4
7. Delhi Govt.  Recognized (DoE) Unaided Schools in West A and B 248
8. MCD Recognized Unaided Primary Schools in West A and B 78
9. Delhi Govt. (DoE) Recognized Public Schools Under RTE Act, 2009 (1-8 Elementary) in West A and B 54
10. Delhi Govt. (DoE) Recognized Public Schools Under RTE Act, 2009 (1-5 Primary) in West A and B 64
  Total 860