The State Institute of Revenue Administration was established in the year 1996 as per GO(Ms) 6 50/90/RD dated 26.10.1990. The Institute performs its functions based on the  Memorandum of Association dated 01.02.1995 and as per the Rules of the State Training Institute, 1996.  The institute was later renamed  as Institute of Land Management (ILM) vide GO(Ms) 91/99/RD dated 10.03.1996. The name of institute was again changed as Institute of Land and Disaster Management (ILDM) in the year 2007 as per GO(Ms) 24/2007/DMD dated 22.01.2007