National Informatics Centre
(NIC) is a premier S & T institution of the Government of India,
established in 1976, for providing e-Government / e- Governance
Solutions adopting best practices, integrated services and global
solutions in Government Sector. It offers a wide range of ICT services including Nationwide Communication Network for decentralised planning, improvement in Government services and wider transparency of national and local Governments. NIC assists in implementing Information Technology Projects, in close collaboration with Central and State Governments, in the areas of (a) Centrally sponsored schemes and Central sector schemes, (b) State sector and State sponsored projects, and (c) District Administration sponsored projects. NIC endeavors to ensure that the latest technology in all areas of IT is available to its users.