Assam Textile Institute was founded in the year 1920. The institute is affiliated with State Board of Technical Education, Assam. This institute is the first Textile institute in north-east India. The infrastructure of the college is well equipped with all the modern facilities viz; Library, Laboratories, Classrooms, Lecture halls and Hostels for the student. The institute is supported by a team of experienced faculty, skilled technical staff and excellent non-teaching staff. The college offers facilities like Lecture theatres which are equipped with state-of-the-art audio-visual.
The courses offered by the institute are Diploma in Fashion designing and Diploma in Textile Designing.