As being the only one of its kind so far established in the government sector, the erstwhile Post Graduate Training College got affiliation to Gauhati University since its inception till 1980. That was in the year 1980 when Post Graduate Training College was affiliated to Manipur University with its establishment in the same year. Since then, the college remained a constituent college of Manipur University. As being one of the few best B.Ed. Colleges in India, the Post Graduate Training College received NCTE recognition. Subsequently, this institution was upgraded to the level of college of Teacher Education (CTE) and renamed as Dhanamanjuri College of Teacher Education on 17 th January, 1997.Considering the Government of India, MHRD, Dept. of School Edn. And Literacy recommendations (Restructuring and Reorganisation of the Centrally sponsored schemes on Teacher Education : Guidelines for implementation-June, 2012) the college is being propose for upgradation into full-fledged Institute of Advanced Studies in Education.