Director’s Desk

NIELIT Chennai - fulfilling the dream of Atmanirbhar Bharath through advanced Science and Technology Training

Atmanirbhar Bharat is the vision of the Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi of making India a self-reliant nation, amid the disruptions created by technologies like industry 4.0, AI, post COVID-19 scenario and other macroeconomic changes that have transformed the Indian economy. Not only new entrants to the labour force have to be skilled and made employable, but the existing professionals also need to upskill/ reskill to counter job loss due to automation and technological disruptions. Studies report that by 2023 around 70 million new individuals in the working age groups of 15-59 are expected to enter India’s labour force of which 59 million belongs to 15-30 age group. This needs suitable avenues for developing competencies for new entrants, for upskilling and reskilling of the current work force and mechanisms for recognition of informally acquired skills. 

Since its inception in 2010, National Institute of Electronics and Information Technology (NIELIT) Chennai has established itself as a premier institution providing affordable quality education as per the job market requirements for candidates from all over India. With focus areas like information security, cloud computing, data science, AI, VLSI, embedded systems, industrial IoT, electronic product design and automotive electronics, the institute's curricula are an absolute blend of academic and industry relevant competency development programs which allows the candidates to develop the skills and knowledge relevant to their own career paths truly contributing towards Atmanirbhar Bharath.

The institute has earned repute as a center for quality education in online, blended and class room modes delivered through modern ICT tools. An academically strong and committed faculty is the backbone of NIELIT Chennai known for their personalised attention to the individual’s training needs. NIELIT Chennai is associating with the ISEA (Information Security Education and Awareness) and Future Skills PRIME capacity building projects (3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing, Robotic Process Automation, IoT - technology streams) of Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY), Government of India.  The centre also received funding through the electronic product design and production technology capacity building project funded by MeitY. Centrally located in Chennai, the centre handles the activities of the NIELIT in Tamil Nadu, Andhra, Telangana, Puducherry and Andaman & Nicobar Islands. 

Come, join the NIELIT Chennai family now to transform your life; and explore a bright future ahead.

Pratap Kumar S

Director

NIELIT Chennai

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