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C-TARA Vision

"To emerge as a premier world class Financial and Managerial Training and Research Academy,in Rail and Transportation Economics and Finance, while contributing to and enabling the Corporate Objectives of Indian Railways".

C-TARA Activities include

Imparting training and retraining to supervisors in existing and emerging practical working rules and systems, supplement and complement Railway Staff College in meeting the training needs of Accounts & non Accounts Officers, periodically top-up and refresh accounting and finance practices for Gr-B officers including exposure to PC packages/AFRES/ PRIME, Internet, FOIS/TMS etc, facilitate interaction & expose to corporate F&A system for IRAS probationers, help and facilitates F&A Directorates in evolving policy changes, resolving problems through coordination and consensus emerging from inter-zonal seminars/workshops at SAG/JAG levels with external expertise if necessary, train international Trainees from Railway Organisations of other countries.

Future Plans

To Create a virtual classroom across Indian Railways, through videobased e-learning, to Create a database of PPT's, Tutorials & videos for accesssing through internet by officers & staff of across Indian Railways