The National Institute of Electronics & Information Technology (NIELIT) Agartala Centre, Formely RIELIT, Agartala is a unit of the NIELIT(formerly DOEACC Society), an autonomous Scientific Society of the Dept. of Information Technology, Ministry of Communications and Information Technology, Govt. of India.
NIELIT Agartala Centre is the 11th Centre of the NIELIT in the country and the 5th in the North Eastern Region.
The NIELIT Agartala Centre is aimed to facilitate the youth of Tripura to have easy access to education and training in the field of Computer Science and Information Technology in a well equipped state-of-the-art training infrastructure with qualified & trained faculty members, resulting in generation of quality and employable manpower.
With a view to facilitate the youth of Tripura to have easy access to education and training in the field of Computer Science and Information Technology resulting in generation of quality manpower, Govt. of Tripura is actively pursuing with Department of IT (DIT) Govt. of India for setting up of a RIIELIT in their state. In the meeting of Committee of Secretaries held on 25-9-2007 regarding priority areas of Govt. of Tripura, the Committee of Secretaries has recommended for setting up of a DOEACC Centre at Agartala, Tripura.
The Govt. of Tripura has accordingly provided 7,000 sq. ft. of built up space at the Directorate of IT Campus, ITI Road, Indranagar, Agartala – 799 006 where the Initial Training Facility of NIELIT Agartala Centre has been commissioned and was formally inaugurated on 10th February’2009 by Sri Manik Sarkar, Hon’ble Chief Minister of Tripura.