NIELIT Tura extension centre (EC) is an upcoming training facility in Meghalaya which started its initial operations in January 2016 from Tura Government College, Hawakhana, Tura - 794001. The NIELIT Tura extension centre of NIELIT Shillong is being sponsored by the Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology (MeitY), Govt. of India (GOI) under the NE Upgradation Project titled “Development of North-Eastern Region by enhancing the Training/ Education capacity in the IECT area”. Currently short term courses like BCC (Basic Computer Course), CCC (Course on Computer Concepts), PC H/w Networking and maintenance, Computerized Accounting with Tally and long term course 'O' Level in IT (Software) in the field of IT and Electronics has been started for the youths of this region of the state. A new training facility of NIELIT Tura EC is starting very soon from a built up space provided by the State Government at Dakopgre, Tura. The space has enough room to house 3 Computer Labs, 3 Classrooms, beside office space and other amenities. It would be able to accommodate at least 150 students at a time. The centre will be having state of the art infrastructure, smart class, internet connectivity and library with adequate books, magazines & Journals related to IT and Electronics. The Government has also provided land at Cherangre, Tura for permanent building of the extension centre which will further augment training capabilities in Tura.