Civil Aviation Training Institute was established in 1982 under the aegis of International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), the Civil Aviation Training Institute is a highly advanced Airport Operation maintenance facility. Hyderabad city is the centre of the famous Indus Valley Civilization. Spread over an area of , the Institute is located on the eastern banks of the historic Indus River, in the suburbs of Hyderabad city. It provides its students an educational environment unmatched in the region. It is approximately 180 km east of Karachi and is linked by a modern highway, a railroad and regular air service.