Training in Technology and Soft
Skills for IT & ITES Sector for
Graduating Students of Engineering ,
Arts & Science Colleges

About Us

The Honorable Chief Minister's Vision 2023 envisages Tamil Nadu as the innovation hub and knowledge capital of India on the strength of world class institutions in various fields and best human talent by creating readily employable resources with skills in demand in the industry , announced in the Budget Session to train 10,000 Graduating Students in the IT & ITES Sector through ICT Academy. The initiative is to train the rural students in the latest skills in technology which is in demand in the Industry. ICT Academy designed the courses taking into consideration the latest employability trends in the IT & ITES Sector. The courses are developed with inputs and guidance on the content from the Industry, thereby making it an industry driven content. The initiative is to benefit 10000 rural Engineering, Arts & Science students of the Government and Private Institutions.


The training is for the final year graduating students of the Engineering and Science discipline of the Government and Private Institutions. The target is to give more importance to the Institutions from rural and urban Tamil Nadu. Preference will be given to SC/ST/BC/OBC and women candidates.

Who can Apply

Final Year Under Graduate Students of Engineering and Arts and Science in Computer Science/Application discipline.

Students who have
the willingness to
attend the 150 Hours
training program

Students who have
no standing arrears
till the previous

Must have 50%
aggregate marks in
the past semesters.

Must be
holding an
Aadhaar Card.

Selection Procedure

Awareness will be created amongst the student community in the Institutions.

Interested students to register for the Certificate Programs.

An entry level test would be conducted for selecting the students.

Certificate Programs Offered

Certificate Program in Cloud Infrastructure & Services

  • Basic IT Hardware & Networking
  • Cloud Infrastructure and Services
  • Virtualization
  • Soft Skills

Certificate Program in Data Science and Big Data Analytics

  • Data Science and Big Data Analytics
  • Hadoop & Pig Programming
  • Soft Skills

Program Features

150 hours of intensive training by experts

Industry driven course and projects

Industry recognized International Certification

Placement opportunity on successful completion

Assessment & Certification

Two Internal Assessments will be conducted

Students only with 90% and above attendance are eligible to take the final assessment

A final online assessment is to be conducted by Dell EMC

Students clearing the assessment will be awarded with International Certification

ICT Academy of Tamil Nadu and TNSDC will award a joint certification.

Contact us

ICT Academy
ELCOT Complex, 2-7 Developed Plots
Industrial Estate, Perungudi
Chennai - 600 096
Tamil Nadu

Phone : 91- 044 42906800
Fax : 91- 044 42906820