The State Agricultural Management and Extension Training Institute (SAMETI), for the State of West Bengal, at Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama, Narendrapur, Kolkata 700 103 started its activity from May 2005. Basically it is a Govt. sponsored Agricultural Training Centre (ATC) run by Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama, Narendrapur and is nominated as SAMETI by State and Central Government for its efficient, sincere and significant services for the development of Agriculture and Rural Development as a whole sine 1960s.
With the onset of the “Centrally Sponsored Scheme for ‘Support to State Extension Programme for Extension Reforms’ at every state a State level Human Resource Development Institute is established for capacity building of the stake holders of development of Agriculture, Animal Husbandry, Horticulture, Fishery and all allied sectors.
At present SAMETI/ ATC, Narendrapur is one of the 12 institutes under Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama, Narendrapur with its head quarter at Ramakrishna Mission, Belur Math, Howrah, West Bengal, India founded by Swami Vivekananda in the year 1897.