The Regional Centre, Tribal Cultural Research & Training Institute was sanctioned vide G.O.Ms.No.7 Social Welfare (D) Department, Dt.10.01.1985 and the main functions of the institution are as follows.
1) Development Research including monographic studies.
2) Planning for the tribal development
The Regional Centre is opened for the development of Tribals in (6) districts i.e. Nalgonda, Karimnagar, Khammam, Warangal, Adilabad and West Godavari under the jurisdiction of Tribal Cultural Research & Training Institute, AP., Hyderabad.