Tamil Nadu Agricultural University training centre (UHDC) has been started in May 2000, with the prime objective to serve as an information centre for hi-tech horticulture technology and to impart training programmes on hi-tech horticulture to urban entrepreneurs, unemployed graduates, students, NGOs, corporates, house wives etc.

The centre is renamed as “TNAU Information and Training Centre” with effect from 01-08-2011.