Auroville Institute of Applied Technology/AIAT is a non-profit Industrial Training Institute affiliated to the Ministry of Skill Development of India under SCIR - 7/7/2009, w.e.f. Aug. 2009; DGT - 6/22/2/2016 - TC, w.e.f. Aug. 2016; DGT-12/1/2018/TC - Aug. 2018.

AIAT was established in 2004 with the support of the German Government (BMZ, German Ministry of Economical Cooperation and Development) and the non-profit organization Auroville International Germany. 

AIAT is part of rural development initiative of Auroville under Auroville Village Action Trust of Auroville Foundation. 

AIAT is known for its excellent infrastructure and distinguished track record of furnishing high quality application and job oriented training. Moreover, it distinguishes itself from its peer institutes in Tamil Nadu and India through its innovative educational approaches, providing opportunities for personal growth and development.