indal Institute of Power Technology (JIPT) is recognized by the Central Electricity Authority (CEA), Ministry of Power as a category-B Institute, as per provisions of Sub Rule 2A of Rule 3 of Indian Electricity Rules 1956. It is promoted by the Jindal Education and Welfare Society and is a part of the O.P. Jindal Group. JIPT is located inside the 4X250 MW Jindal Thermal Power Plant in Tamnar, Raigarh, Chhattisgarh. The Institute aims to produce technically trained professionals for power utilities in India and abroad and prepares students to operate or undertake maintenance of power generating stations of 3400 MW and above capacity.