International Training under ITEC scheme of MEA

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Indian Technical and Economic Cooperation programme was launched in 1964 as a bilateral programme of assistance of the Government of India.

Under ITEC, 161 countries in Asia, Africa, East Europe, Latin America, the Caribbean as well as Pacific and Small Island countries are invited to share in the Indian developmental experience acquired over six decades of India's existence as a free nation.

ITEC is about cooperation and partnership for mutual benefit. It is response oriented and it addresses the needs of developing countries.


Ever since the inception of ITEC programme, training of thousands of nominees of ITEC Partner countries have been the most successful cooperation programme and is highly appreciated by the recipient countries. Training, both civilian and defense personnel, constitute about 40 percent of annual ITEC programme budget.

Civilian Training:

Each year the Ministry of External Affairs empanels institutions, and training courses are identified and offered. Thereafter, through Indian Missions abroad the information about the courses are disseminated to the Foreign Offices and other concerned departments of ITEC partner countries. Applications of the nominees of these countries, duly recommended by the Heads of Missions/Posts are then sent both to the MEA and the Institutions concerned. After scrutinizing the eligibility of such candidates, approvals for joining the courses are given by the TC Division. Government of India bears the entire expenditure for ITEC trainings in India, which includes airfare, tuition fees, living allowances, medical expenses, book grants.

C-DAC Mohali is conducting the ITEC Courses since 1999 in various areas. C-DAC, Mohali has trained around 4000+ ITEC participants.

eITEC Courses 2023-24 Apply for eITEC Course

S. No. Name of the course Duration
From To
1. Augmented and Virtual Reality 1 Week (05 days) 3 Hours per day starting at 14:00 HRS (IST) 12th February, 2024 16th February, 2024

ITEC Courses 2023-24 Apply for ITEC Course

S. No. Name of the course Duration
From To
1. Quantum Computing and Information Science 3 Weeks 17th August, 2023 06th September, 2023
2. Data Science and Analytics 3 Weeks 22nd November, 2023 12th December, 2023
3. Cyber Security & Malware Analytics, Reverse Engineering (For Iraq Officials) 3 Weeks 22nd November, 2023 12th December, 2023
4. Digital Health 3 Weeks 27th November, 2023 15th December, 2023
5 Cyber Security & Malware Analytics (For Tanzania officials) 3 Weeks 31st January 2024 20th February 2024
6 Establishing National, Regional Telemedicine Platform for Primary Health in Resource Limited Settings 2 Weeks 19th February, 2024 01st March, 2024


For Further Details Please Contact:
Dr. Manjit Kaur
Mobile :+918847038241
Ph. No:+91-172-6619096
email: manjeet[at]cdac[dot]in

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