Indian Technical and Economic Cooperation (ITEC) Programme

Funding: This Programme presents scholarships to deserving candidates for short-term and medium-term training courses. All expenses on international travel, board and lodging, course fee, etc. are met by the Government of India.

Eligibility: Employees and officials in government, public sector and parastatals, private sector, universities and other institutions of learning, chambers of commerce and industry, who are between 25 to 45 years of age and are medically fit and possess the required academic qualifications as laid down by the relevant institution where they are applying. A sound working knowledge of English is required.

Applications: All ITEC applications are required to be filled in by the applicants themselves at the website https://www.itecgoi.in. After a candidate has applied for a course, he/she must take a printout of the application and send it to the Indian Mission/Post through the nominating Ministry/organization.  New calendar of ITEC courses is available at https://www.itecgoi.in.

A new feature ‘Alumni’ has been added in the ITEC Scholarship Programme which enables ITEC alumni to interact with other course mates. Now scholars may get in touch with ITEC Institutes and can update their knowledge on the subject with the help of uploaded reference materials by Institutes. 

Nominations of candidates may please be forwarded to the Embassy of India 90 days prior to the date of commencement of the training course.

For any enquiries/information, please send your e-mail to: hocoffice.bucharest@mea.gov.in