The ATI Section, Batticaloa functions at the Batticaloa It was inaugurated in 1996 under the parliament Act No 29 of 1995. At the beginning the institute was functioning At Technical College Batticaloa.
Mr. Thiyagarajah was the first Academic coordinator of the institute. Mrs. Muthulaxmy wassecond Academic coordinator of ATI Section Batticaloa; Mr. S. Jeyapalan is as the Academic coordinator at present The new premise of our ATI Batticaloa is located in Batticaloa-KalmunaiMain Road, KovilKulam, Arayanpathy,BatticaloaAs the number of students increased gradually there was an urgent need for an own private building for the institute. Funded by our government, a new block of building construction is in progress.