The Institute was set up in the year 1988 at Nasik Road, Maharashtra, for imparting training to Electrical Engineers
of Indian Railways and other departments involved in train-operation. It is located at Nasik Road, about 188 Kms
Northeast of Mumbai.The institute is headed by the Director General (DG). DG/IRIEEN is assisted by a team of
nine faculty members , who are having practical experience as well as the relevant technical qualifications.
As laid down by the Railway Board, the Institute imparts the following training programs:
1.Training of IRSSE Probationers.
2.Integrated orientation course for Group-B Officers in all aspects of the working of Electrical Department , before
their absorption in Group-A services.
3.Senior Professional Development Course for Junior Administrative Grade officers prior to their being considered
for promotion to Selection Grade.
In addition to the above, short term special courses and webinars are also being conducted throughout the
year on specialized subjects with the latest technical know-how and as per requests received from zonal
In the present era of rapid technical advancement ,IRIEEN always strives to keep itself upto date so that the
trainee officers and staff can be imparted the know-how that they require for making the best use of the
opportunities offered by the new technologies.