© Administrative Training Institute - Government of West Bengal Disaster Management Centre - The Natural Disaster Management Unit of ATI set up in the year 1995 & funded by the Government of India  conducts regular training programmes, seminars and workshops on natural disaster management, environment and ecology for officials, NGOs and elected representatives of local government bodies. Urban Management Centre - The Centre, set up in collaboration with HUDCO in the year 2000, undertakes training and capacity building in urban  management, urban development and related areas. Programmes are conducted for elected representatives and administrative, financial and technical  personnel of municipal bodies. Preparation of case studies and documentation of best practices are part of the Centre’s activities. In addition, the Centre  also implements various programmes under the Kolkata Urban Services for the Poor and the National Institute of Urban Affairs  Regional Training Centres - In a significant step towards taking training closer to the work-place, the Institute is conducting training programmes  through Regional Training Centres located in the districts. Nineteen RTCs have been set up so far.  Computer Centre - The Institute has four computer laboratories with the capacity to train 100 trainees at a time. All the terminals of these laboratories  are linked to high speed leased line internet and intranet connections through a common server which also caters to the needs of the faculty members and  staff round the clock.Also internet connection through wifi is available within the campus.  Conference/ class rooms - The Institute has two well-equipped conference halls, one with a capacity of 50 and a smaller one that can accommodate  20 persons and 12 class rooms. All these are air-conditioned and have modern audio visual facilities with internet facilities. Hostel and Guest House - The Institute hostel can accommodate 44 trainees with four persons sharing a bath room. The Institute hostel can also   accommodate 47 trainees with two persons sharing a bath room.Another four storied hostel with 100 independent rooms and yoga centre, gymnasium, indoor   badminton court are fully operational.The Institute has a guest house for visiting faculty and guests.  Library - The Institute library has over 20000 books and subscribes to over 40 journals. The catalogue is fully computerized.  Publications - ATI has brought out several publications and monographs relating to training and governance.  About Us