NECB 2.0 Events
CAPACITY BUILDING IN IECT INCLUDING TRAINING IN DIGITAL SKILLSETS AND CURRENT INDUSTRY
DEMANDING TECHNOLOGIES FOR VARIOUS SECTIONS OF SOCIETY IN THE NE STATES.
Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY), Govt of India
National Institute of Electronics and Information Technology (NIELIT) through its centres at Agartala, Aizwal, Gangtok Guwahati, Imphal, Itanagar, Kohima & Shillong.
OVERVIEW OF THE PROJECT
Title: Capacity Building in IECT including training in Digital Skillsets and Current Industry Demanding Technologies for various sections of society in the NE States.
Objectives: The aim of the project is to bring about overall upliftment of the socio-economic status of NE Citizens by creating a smart ecosystem with necessary IT education and skills with a total of 1.665 lakhs citizens across different sections of society.
Category-1: To bring the active involvement of rural farmers/producers, women, elderly citizens, dropout students in order to benefit the productivity in social & business activities of their life, the project will target 22,200 farmers, 15,600 women; 7,700 elderly persons & 75,360 school students for training with appropriate digital skillsets matching their requirements.
Category-2: User group, 30,800 numbers of graduates and undergraduates will be trained in appropriate IECT areas for value addition of their careers.
Category-3: user groups, 6,240 technical graduates will be trained in the current industry demanding technologies to enhance employability.
Category-4 user groups, 8,600 teachers of the region will be equipped with necessary IT education and related applications along with skills for organizing effective online education to reach out masses
09/03/22: Tezpur EC of NIELIT Guwahati started a one day Awareness program for class VI to VIII students of Sishu Vikash Academy, Tezpur on Awareness on “Cyber Security & Emerging technologies” under NECB2.0