National Institute of Communication and Information Technology
 Growth potential & prospects in India
ECONOMIC INDICATORS & GROWTH
  •   India's GDP growth @7% per annum and it is likely to go up.
IT SECTOR GROWTH (SOFTWARE & HARDWARE)
  •   Total IT production is expected to be US$ 87.00 billion (2008)
  •   Total IT software exports US$50.00 billion (2008)
IT SECTOR GROWTH (SOFTWARE & HARDWARE)
  •   70 lakhs jobs in hardware & software (2008)
TELECOM SECTOR
  •   FDI investment US$25.00 billion (2007)
  •   Equipment Sector US$3.6 billion (2007)
TELEDENSITY
  •   Telecom subscriber base (fixed & mobile) 250 million (2007)
  •   Broadband subscriber base 20 million (2010)
  •   High speed internet base 40 million (2010)
  •   23 states would have WAN & 6.00 lacs villages to have telephone connectivity.
SATELLLITE & CABLE TV GROWTH
  • 6 DTH platforms to be operational (2009)
  • 30 million DTH homes (2010)
  • 500 to 1000 TV channels
  • ISRO has more then 10 satellite and it has launched INSAT-4A high power ku band DTH satellite. ISRO has also launched a high power ku band satellite for EDUSAT.
  • 45 million cable & satellite homes
  • 50,000 cable operators
  • More than 200 TV channels available
TELEVISION & PC DENSITY
  • More than 90 million TV sets
  • More than 25 million PC
TV & RADIO BROADCASTING
  • More than 100 FM Stations (2008)
  • DD has more than 1500 TV transmitters
  • DD to launch mobile TV (DTT) soon
E-LEARNING & DISTANCE EDUCATION US$5.00 BILLION (2010)
This growth potential demands highly skilled and trained manpower. NICIT's thrust is to create such professionals who will transform the above targets