Army Institute of Education (AIE) Delhi Cantt was established in August 2003 (NCTE letter No F.NRC/NCTE/F-3/DH-178/2003/2375 dt 05 July 2003 )with the aim of providing pre-service teacher education facility to the dependents of Army personnel. The institute is functioning under the aegis of Army Welfare Education Society (AWES), which is managing 120 schools and 11 professional institutes spread across the length and breadth of this country. Army Institute of Education, Delhi Cantt is affiliated to Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, Delhi and is recognized by the National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE) for its B. Ed. program.
The 6.6 acre lush green campus of AIE is located on the Outer Ring Road at an approximate distance of one and a half kilometers from Dhaula Kuan, a landmark in Delhi. The location of the campus is such that accessibility to the airport, railway station and the bus terminal is easy.