Head of Department
Beng (DIT),
FTC Eng (DIT),
Department Head

Welcome to ITCoEICT

The India-Tanzania Center Of Excellency in ICT (ITCoEICT) was established in 2009 as a result of friendly-relation between two counties and their desire further strenghth bilateral cooperation in area of Information Technology , The project implementing Agencies onbehalf of these two countries are Tanzania Dar es salaam Institute of Technology (DIT) and India Center For Development of Advance Computing (CDAC).
The India-Tanzania Centre of Excellence in Information and Communication Technology (ITCoEICT) was established in 2009 as a result of bilateral relation and cooperation between the United Republic of Tanzania and Government of India. The project implementing agencies on behalf of Tanzania and India are Dar Es Salaam Institute of Technology (DIT) and Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (CDAC) respectively. The principal objective of the Center is to promote development of Information and Communication Technology in the United Republic of Tanzania. In order to realize the stated objective, the Centre engages in various professional activities in ICT including provision of video conferencing, telemedicine & e-learning facilities, High Performance Computing and conducting modular short-term proficiency courses in Information Technology. Functional Areas of the Centre The Center is divided in three units, namely
  • High Performance Computing section
  • Telemedicine & e-Learning section
  • IT Professional Courses section


To create a world class IT Centre for IT skills, problem solving and connecting people through cyberspace


To provide training in modular short term proficiency in computer application software

To train school teachers and officials of government in IT proficiency

To upgrade the skills of IT faculty in Universities of Tanzania through the training of Trainers programme.

Provide training on the entire project life cycle i.e design, development, testing, trials debugging, customization, standardization, support services, etc.

To utilize CoEICT and CICs for various distance, e-learning and Telemedicine applications to offer services to the rural sector in Tanzania.

Build capacity in High Performance Computing.

To utilize the CoEICT as a Centre for Disaster Management and National Data Centre by government for making the data of national interest available to government and Public.

Functions of the Centre:

Develop and offer professional, tailor made ICT programs

Develop and offer e-learning programs and Telemedicine services

Attract and publicize to various government ministries, public and private institutions to use the Supercomputer for research and business applications.

Collaborate with other institutions local or foreign to offer ICT courses and services