National Institute of Electronics & Information Technology (NIELIT), (in the past DOEACC Society), an Autonomous Scientific Society under the supervisory command of the Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology (MoE & IT).
The government of India was set up to take out Human Resource Development and relevant pursuits in the area of Information, Electronics & Communications Technology (IECT).
NIELIT is involved both in Formal & Non-Formal Education in the field of IECT besides evolution of industry oriented quality education and training programmes in the state-of-the-art areas.
NIELIT (http://student.nielit.in/) has strived to secure standards to be the country’s premier institution for Examination and Certification in the field of IECT. It is also one of the National Examination Body, which authorizes institutes/organizations for conducting courses in IT in the non-formal sector.
NIELIT CCC Details in Detail
At present, NIELIT has forty offices across the whole country with its Headquarters at New Delhi. It is also has a decent nexus throughout India with the presence of about 700+ institutes. Over the last two decades, NIELIT has acquired very good expertise in IT training, through its wide repertoire of causes, ranging from
- ‘O’ Level (Foundation)
- ‘A’ Level (Advance Diploma)
- ‘B’ Level (MCA equivalent)
- ‘C’ Level (M-Tech level)
Besides, it also focuses on IT literacy courses such as
- CCC (Course on Computer Concept) – People who are currently preparing for CCC course can now try the practice test on https://ccctests.com/ to practice the CCC Online Test with sample exam papers.
- BCC (Basic Computer Course) etc
Apart from that, it zeroes in on other such long term and short term course in the non-formal sector like courses on
- Information Security
- ITeS-BPO(Customer Care/Banking)
- Computer Hardware Maintenance (CHM-O/A level)
- Bio-Informatics(BI-O/A/B level)
- ESDM etc
The official website of NIELIT is as follows: http://www.nielit.gov.in/
Furthermore, high-end courses administered by NIELIT Centres at Post-Graduate level (M.Tech) in Electronics Design & Technology, Embedded Systems etc.
which are not normally offered by Universities/Institutions in the formal sector, in association with the respective state Universities.
The cradle of projects of NIELIT is further enlarged by the comprehensive spectrum of projects that it promises.
NIELIT has illustrated its capability and capacity to undertake R&D projects, consultancy services, turnkey projects in office automation, software development, website development etc.
NIELIT is also the nodal implementing agency on behalf of DeitY for Data Digitization of the population of 15 assigned States and 2 Union Territories for the creation of National Population Register (NPR) project of Registrar General of India (RGI).
Role of NIELIT in CCC – Course on Computer Concepts
NIELIT has been taking CCC or Course on Computer Concepts ( https://ccctests.com/ ) very seriously of late. Barring a recent couple of months, that is, June and July 2018, the CCC examination has been conducted without any hassle every month.
People are being urged by not only the central authorities but also by the situation itself to undertake CCC and obtain the certificate.
It is predominantly IT Literacy specific, which means, the course focuses on providing basic computer knowledge to the masses.
The benefits of going for CCC are:
- Homemakers can learn how to operate Computers
- Small-scale businesses can use Computers to increase efficiency
- People can avail online services increasing the transparencies etc
Thus, on the whole, the seamless functioning of NIELIT has a lot of positive impacts on the general population as a whole, barring the usual higher level candidates as well.