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Courses for foreign students under ITEC Program in India

The ITEC/SCAAP and TCS Colombo Program and NIIT

Training or capacity building is one of the major activities under Ministry of External Affairs ITEC (Indian Technical & Economic Co-operation) program. Through this unique initiative, Government of India offers training to citizens from developing countries to empower them with not just professional skills, but also prepare them for an increasingly globalized and competitive world.


Background

The ITEC/SCAAP and TCS Colombo program was launched in 1964 as a bilateral programme of assistance of the Government of India. Under the scheme candidates from 158+ countries are trained in some of the best institutions giving special knowledge in the field of Information Technology, Rural development, Development of small Scale Industries and Mass communication.

Ministry of External Affairs, Govt. of India has entrusted NIIT to impart quality IT training. Participants from across the globe had come for nine consecutive years including special training programs for participants from countries under G-15, Asean, and Special training program for Afghan Nationals, two special training programs for Ecuadorians and special training program for Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Iraq.


Courses Schedule for 2016-2017 by NIIT
# Name of the Course Start Date End Date
1 DIPLOMA IN COMMUNICATION ENGLISH, IT AND NETWORKING SKILLS 27-06-2016 26-08-2016
2 CERTIFICATE COURSE IN SPOKEN ENGLISH AND MSOFFICE SKILLS 27-06-2016 26-08-2016
3 DIPLOMA IN ADVANCED NETWORKING 29-08-2016 25-11-2016
4 CERTIFICATE COURSE IN SPOKEN ENGLISH AND MSOFFICE SKILLS 26-09-2016 25-11-2016
5 DIPLOMA IN COMMUNICATION ENGLISH, IT AND NETWORKING SKILLS 28-11-2016 27-01-2017
6 DIPLOMA IN ADVANCED NETWORKING 28-11-2016 24-02-2017
7 CERTIFICATE COURSE IN SPOKEN ENGLISH AND WEB DEVELOPMENT 26-12-2016 24-02-2017
8 DIPLOMA IN COMMUNICATION ENGLISH, IT AND NETWORKING SKILLS 30-01-2017 31-03-2017
9 CERTIFICATE COURSE IN SPOKEN ENGLISH AND MSOFFICE SKILLS 30-01-2017 31-03-2017