No of students attended the session till date: 7077600 No of Teachers Trained (Direct + Indirect Training): 65092
The Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DeitY) is a department under Ministry of Communications and Information Technology, Government of India. The vision of DeitY is e-Development of India as the engine for transition into a developed nation and an empowered society & to promote e- Governance for empowering citizens, promoting the inclusive and sustainable growth of the Electronics, IT & ITeS industries, enhancing India’s role in Internet Governance, adopting a multipronged approach that includes development of human resources, promoting R&D and innovation, enhancing efficiency through digital services and ensuring a secure cyber space.
The Deity takes Initiatives for development of Hardware / Software industry including knowledge based enterprises, measures for promoting IT exports and competitiveness of the industry & promotion of IT and IT enabled services and Internet. DeitY provides assistance to other departments in the promotion of e-Governance, e-Infrastructure, e-Medicine, e-Commerce, e-Innovation/R&D, e-Learning, e-Security, e-Inclusion, Internet Governance etc. DeitY also helps in the promotion of Information Technology education and Information Technology-based education & promotion of Standardization, Testing and Quality in IT and standardization of procedure for IT application and Tasks.
The DeitY is also an anchor organization in Digital India Programme which is a flagship programme of theGovernment of India with a vision to transform India into a digitally empowered society and knowledge economy.