Ordnance Factories Institute of Learning, Chennai is one of the nodal Training Institutes established by Ordnance Factory Board, Kolkata, Govt of India, Ministry of Defence, Department of Defence Production in the year 2005. It was earlier established in the year 1996 as Regional Training Institute for imparting training to Gr. "B" and Gr. "C" officials of Ordnance factories and their allied establishments. The core competency of this Institute is Personnel Management, Industrial Engineering, Armored Vehicles (Tanks & ICV), Engineering production, Composites & Surface treatments. This institute is also entrusted with induction courses for Direct Recruited Chargemen and Direct recurited JWMs training.
This Institute is having qualified and experienced faculties. Further eminent faculties are invited from sister Ordnance factories, Industry, Director General Quality Assurance, Defence Research and Development Organization, Universities and specialized institutes like CIPET (Guindy), DMRDE Kanpur. Also freelancing experts in domains relevant to the core competencies of the institute.
It is also having a well furnished hostel with cosmopolitan boarding arrangements