Government initiative to develop IT/ITES skills

ITES Foundation Skills Training

Top-up IT Training

Government initiative to develop IT/ITES skills

The ICT Division, Govt. of Bangladesh through Bangladesh Computer Council (BCC) envisions to prepare 34000 IT/ITES professionals. This initiative under the leveraging ICT for growth, employment and governance (LICT) project is a significant part of the Digital Bangladesh vision of the Honourable Prime Minister, Sheikh Hasina.

ITES Foundation Skills Training
The Program is targetted at Non-IT/HSC graduates to prepare them for the ITES sector or ITES roles in other sectors through 160 hours part-time training program.
Top-up IT Training
The Program is targetted at IT/Engineering/Science graduates to prepare them for the IT sector or IT roles in other sectors through 300 hours part-time training program.

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“The Digital Bangladesh will be free from digital divide and for all the citizens irrespective of the rich and the poor or the educated and the illiterate.”

Sheikh Hasina

Prime Minister, Bangladesh

“The government is working for making Digital Bangladesh as a “Nation Brand” to create positive image of Bangladesh abroad”

 

Sajeeb Wazed Joy

Advisor to the Prime Minister, ICT Affairs

“The government has appointed a reputed international firm to ensure quality training to meet the demand of skilled manpower for the IT industry and boost the country’s ICT export.”

Zunaid Ahmed Palak

State Minister, ICT

“We want to develop our economy on the basis of technology instead of labour-intensive industry”

 

A.K. Azad Chowdhury

Chairman, UGC of Bangladesh