ICT Academy is a not for profit Social Enterprise initiated in the year 2009 under the public- private partnership model, by the Government of India in collaboration with the State Governments and Industries. The organization was formed with representations from the Government, leading companies in the ICT industry and National Association of Software Services Companies (NASSCOM) in India.
ICT Academy enables a platform between Government, Corporate and Academia with the prime objective of developing the next generation teachers and industry ready students. ICT Academy executes through a 7 pillar approach that includes Faculty Development, Student Skill Development, Entrepreneurship Development, Youth Empowerment, Industry-Institute Interaction, Digital Empowerment and Research & Publications.
ICT Academy is endorsed and recommended by NITI Aayog (National Institution for Transforming India Aayog), the National Planning body of Government of India as one of the unique organization for dissemination and replication, which is aligned to the Skill India Vision of the Government of India.