The Institute of
Advanced Study in
Education, Saidapet, Chennai-15,
is one of the Government Colleges of
under the administrative control of the Director of Collegiate Education,
Tamilnadu, affiliated to the University of Madras.
This Institute popularly known as
was established in the year 1856 in Madras Presidency. This is
Teacher Training Institution
institution achieved the reputation of being the largest and the best of its
kind not only in India but also in the whole Asia. Many stalwarts like Dr.S.Radhakrishnan,
Former President of India and Rt.Honourable Srinivasa Sastry
students of this Institution brought glory to the Institution.
Montessori, the founder of ‘Children Home’
from Italy made a
historical visit to the Kindergarten section of this institution in 1952, thus
enhancing the prestige of this institution.