India-Morocco Centre for Excellence in Information Technology
Centre for Excellence in Information Technology (CEIT) is a flagship project under the India-Morocco Economic Cooperation. CEIT is being jointly managed by l’Institut National des Postes et Télécommunications (INPT) nominated by Government of Kingdom of Morocco, and Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC) nominated by the Government of Republic of India. CEIT has been established at Technopark,Casablanca, as a capacity building platform in the emerging areas of technology for creating a talent pool in IT at Morocco. Smart classrooms and state-of-the-art labs, along with video conferencing facility, is being established at CEIT for dissemination of basic and advanced IT programs to cater to the IT requirements at Morocco. With experts coming from India, to teach the programs and share their technical knowledge, such an arrangement would provide an impetus to the ongoing technical advancement in Morocco. The programs, ranging from 08 to 16 weeks, have been designed as per the industry requirements and are hence, job-ready. Placement assistance shall be provided to the students graduating from CEIT. With this, CEIT is anticipated to be amongst the top finishing schools in information technology in Morocco.
Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC) is a premier Research & Development organization of the Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology, Government of India for carrying out R&D in IT, Electronics and associated areas. C-DAC has been working on strengthening national technological capabilities in India in the context of global developments. As an institution for high-end Research and Development (R&D), C-DAC has been at the forefront of the Information Technology (IT) revolution, constantly building capacities in emerging/enabling technologies and innovating and leveraging its expertise to develop and deploy IT products and solutions for different sectors of the economy. C-DAC has also worked closely with Government of India to establish similar Centres for Excellence in IT across Africa, Latin America, Middle East, CIS, and South-east Asia region. For more details visit: www.cdac.in