NIIT is a leading IT company. Here is a brief profile and history of NIIT Ltd.


NIIT Group is a leader in software and services sector. NIIT services enterprises and individuals in 42 countries with its wide ranging Learning Solutions. NIIT Group comprises two companies: NIIT Technologies. & NIIT Limited. NIIT Technologies offers a vast portfolio of IT solutions to customers spread across North America, Europe, Asia Pacific and Australia. NIIT Limited is a pioneer in the field of IT education and training.

NIIT was set up in 1981 by young Indian entrepreneurs. NIIT has pioneered the concept of high quality IT education in India and has trained one out of every three software professionals in the country. In 1982, NIIT set up education centres in Mumbai, Delhi, and Madras and followed them up with one in Bangalore in 1983. In the same year NIIT introduced Corporate training programs. In 1991, NIIT set up its first overseas office in US. In the same year IBM awarded NIIT its first CBT assignment. By 2000, NIIT has software operation in 18 countries. In 2001, NIIT was conferred Microsoft's 'Best Training Company Award'. In 2002, NIIT acquired three companies in the US and launched NIIT SmartServe for Business Process Management. In 2003, NIIT achieved CMMi Level 5 for software business. In 2004, NIIT's Global Solutions Business was spun off into NIIT Technologies Limited.

NIIT Technologies
NIIT Technologies focus areas include application development and management, enterprise solutions, including managed services, and business process management. NIIT Technologies addresses the needs of well-defined industry segments such as Banking and Financial Services, Insurance, Transportation, Retail and Manufacturing. NIIT Technologies has alliances with global IT majors such as Computer Associates, IBM, Informatica, Metalogic, Microsoft, NetIQ, Oracle, SAP and SEEC.

NIIT Limited
NIIT Limited's vast education network span over 30 countries in the Americas, Europe, Asia, Middle East, Africa and Australia/Oceania. NIIT provides both classroom and on-line learning. It ranks among the Top 20 Global IT Training Companies.

Major Achievements of NIIT
Note: The above information was last updated on 21-07-2007