IT Knowledge Center



  • To Set up IT Knowledge Centers across the State of Goa.
  • To provide basic computer skills to the local youth, house wives and other citizens
  • To provide various job oriented IT training courses including training for the BPO operations/call center executives.
  • To Provide structured training programmes depending on the needs.
  • To make at least one person in each families in the state an IT literate
Through achieving the above, the state envisions:
  • To bridge the gap between the 'Information Poor and the Information Rich'
  • For creation of a society which is ready for capitalizing on Knowledge for economic and social development
  • IT Knowledge Centers to work as social and economic catalysts for the overall development of the society.
  • To empower individuals and communities throughout enhanced access to information,education and communication facilities.


Project Details

Government of Goa has envisaged an objective of "Creation of a large pool of computer literate manpower which will be very helpful for state to make the exercise of introducing e-governance solutions much more meaningful and enabling the citizens for quality job opportunities" in IT Software/IT enabled services including BPO.

As a part of Goa IT Mission, IT Knowledge project will have at least one IT Knowledge Centers at each of the 36 census towns and at four major towns namely Panaji, Margao, Mapusa and Mormugao

The IT Knowledge Project initiative will reap the benefits of IT revolution and will provide ICT access to all sections of the society, bridging the divide between "Information poor" and "Information rich", developing locally relevant content, skill-set up gradation of the common people, and ensuring content, to be generated in local language are the objectives of the project.

All the centers will have quality internet connectivity and will be connected to the Goa Boardband Network (GBBN). The vision is to give computer training to at least one member of every family till the village level.

The centers will also provide job oriented IT training to the local youth.


Evaluation Committee

Government of Goa has constituted the "Evaluation Committee" on IT Knowledge Center.

Roles & Responsibilities of the Committee:

  • Scrutinize the contents of the courses and will see that they are in accordance with the latest industry trends.
  • Decide on the curriculum to be adopted for providing training to Government Officials.
  • Assess the resonability of fee structure as proposed by Implementation Agency.
  • The Committee shall meet every half yearly in order to revise the curriculum if required.
Committee consists of the following members:-
Sr. No.
Shri. V. V. Kamat, Head of Computer Science Dept, Goa University
Representative, Directorate of Technical Education
Representative, Directorate of Higher Education
Representative, Directorate of Education
Representative, Info Tech Corp of Goa Ltd.
Representative, NIC
Project Manager, 3i Infotech
Shri. Sanjeev Nadkarni, COO, First European Info Tech I. Ltd.


Apex Committee

Government of Goa has constituted the "Apex Committee" on IT Knowledge Center.

Roles & Responsibilities of the Committee:

  • Review the status of the IT Knowledge Center on quarterly basis.
  • Decide on the fees/curriculum charges to be charged for each course by the Implementing Agency based on the recommendation obtained from the Evaluation Committee on IT Knowledge Center.
  • Any other administrative issues from time to time.
Committee consists of the following members:-
Sr. No. Name Designation
1. Secretary (IT) Chairman
2. Director (IT) Member Secretary
3. Managing Director ITG Member
4. Jt. Secretary Finance (Exp) Member
5. SIO, NIC Member
6. Head of Computer Science Dept Goa University Member
7. Project Manager3i Infotech Representative
8. Shri. Luis Mesquita Member


Courses Offered

Code Name of the Course Duration Weeks Fees (Rs.) (excluding taxes) Syllabus
B1 Certificate in Basic IT Skills 45 4 1000.00 (Download)
B2 Certificate of Basic Internet 30 3 750.00 (Download)
B3 MS Word 45 4 1000.00 (Download)
B4 MS Excel 45 4 1000.00 (Download)
B5 MS Power Point 45 4 1000.00 (Download)
B6 Certificate of MS Office skills 135 12 2500.00 (Download)
B7 DTP course with Photoshop and PageMaker 150 13 5000.00 (Download)
B8 Accounting with Tally 120 10 3000.00 (Download)
B9 Web Designing course with Front Page / Dreamweaver 100 12 3000.00 (Download)
B10 Course in CorelDraw 70 5 3000.00 (Download)
B11 Course in Photoshop 70 5 3000.00 (Download)
P1 Programming in C++ 60 5 2500.00 (Download)
P2 Programming in C 36 4 2000.00 (Download)
P3 Course in ASP.NET 80 6 4000.00 (Download)
P4 Programming in VB.NET 80 6 4000.00 (Download)
P5 Course in JSP 80 6 4000.00 (Download)
P6 Course in J2EE 80 6 4000.00 (Download)
P7 Course in AutoCAD 60 5 4000.00 (Download)
P8 Course in Adobe After Effects 36 4 2500.00 (Download)
D1 Diploma in MS Office and DTP 260 26 7000.00 (Download)
D2 Diploma in MS Office and web designing 200 26 5000.00 (Download)
D3 Diploma in Web Designing and DTP 260 26 7500.00 (Download)
D4 Diploma in J2EE and JSP technology 260 26 15000.00 (Download)
D5 Diploma in .NET Technology 260 26 15000.00 (Download)
D6 Diploma in LAMP 260 26 15000.00 (Download)
D7 Diploma in MS Office & Tally 260 26 5500.00 (Download)
A1 Soft Skill Development Course 40 1 6000.00 (Download)
H1 Basics in Hardware and Networking 100 7 8000.00 (Download)


ITKC in Goa

Sr. No. Taluka Place Address
1 Tiswadi Panaji 3rd Floor, Sunivas Building, Above Dr. Bhatkules Clinic, St. Inez, Panjim, Goa - 403001
2 Bardez Mapusa 3rd Floor, Bapsin Residency, Opp. Electricity Deparment, Ansabhat, Mapusa, Goa
3 Bicholim Sanquelim 34-35-21, Santa Commercial Complex, Gokulwadi, Sanquelim, Bicholim Goa
4 Pednem Pednem 161B, Sweta Trader, Adarsh Nagar, Pernem, Goa
5 Pednem Mandrem Shop No 18,Ground Floor,Near Fish Market,Rauraje Rajendra Deshprabhu Arcade,Morjim Pernem Goa
6 Ponda Ponda Rossans Apartment,near Sanika gym,SantaCruz Ponda Goa
7 Ponda Shiroda Shop No 2, RIT College Road, Bhati, Shiroda, Ponda, Goa
8 Sattari Valpoi Shop No 5, Ground Floor, Rane Building, Municipality, Valpoi, Goa.
9 Bicholim Bicholim SA-9 1st Floor, Venkatesh Prasad Building, Bordem, Bicholim, Goa
10 Salcete Margao 3rd Floor, D'costa Chambers, Near Hotel Nanutel,Margao Goa
11 Marmugao Vasco-da-Gama 1st floor, Pereira Chambers,Next to Hotel Citadel, PE Jose Vaz road,Vasco Da gama 403802.
12 Quepem Quepem Flat S-2,2nd floor "residence de boafe"Cusmane Quepem
13 Cancona Cancona 1st Floor, Omkar Building, Nagercem, Near New KTC Bus Stand, Chawdi, Cancona.
14 Salcete Nuvem 1st floor,Old Panchayat building,opp carmel college,Nuvem Goa
15 Salcete Curtorim Shop No 374/E, Roxanne Classique, Maina, Curtorim, Salcete, Goa-403709 Ph 6484190
16 Sanguem Sanguem Shop No 8 & 9, Ground Flr, Bldg No 154, Kinara Complex, Near Police station, Sanguem, Goa-403704
17 Quepem Curchorem Shop No 7& 8, Shivani Arcade Near Telephone Exchange, Curchorem, Quepem, Goa
18 Salcete Cuncolim 1st floor, arthie apts, Panzarconi Cuncolim Goa
19 Cancona Padi Barchem Quepem Goa
20 Cancona Gaoundongri Near Panchayat Complex Gaoundongri Canacona
21 Cancona Cotigao Near Panchayat Complex c/o Bikro Dessai Cotigao Canacona
22 Sanguem Netravali Dabala complex Natravali Sanguem Goa
23 Salcette Verna Casa de Alegria, Near Verna Panchayat, Verna, Salcette, Goa
24 Salcette Assolna Regina Martyrum,Church Complex,near Corporation bank,Assolna Salcete Goa 403701


Format of Certificates