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Electronics & Information Technology

Mr. J. Satnarayana
Secretary

Secretary's Profile

Vision

e-Development of India as the engine for transition into a developed nation and an empowered society.

Mission

To promote the inclusive and sustainable growth of the Electronics, IT & ITeS industries, adopting a multipronged approach that includes development of human resources, promoting innovation, enhancing efficiency through digital services and ensuring a secure cyber space.

Departmental Website

  1. e-Government: Providing e-infrastructure for delivery of e-services
  2. e-Industry: Promotion of electronics hardware manufacturing and IT-ITeS industry
  3. e-Innovation / R&D;: Implementation of R&D; Framework - Enabling creation of Innovation/ R&D; Infrastructure in emerging areas of ICT&E;/Establishment of mechanism for R&D; translation
  4. e-Learning: Providing support for development of e-Skills and Knowledge network
  5. e-Security: Securing India’s cyber space
  6. e-Inclusion: Promoting the use of ICT for more inclusive growth
Outcome/ Impact of department/ ministry Jointly responsible for influencing this outcome / impact with the following department (s) / ministry(ies) Success Indicator Unit FY 11/12 FY 12/13 FY 13/14 FY 14/15 FY 15/16
1. Delivery of services to  citizens in electronic mode thereby improving efficiency and accessibility of public service delivery mechanisms
State / UT governments, Line Ministries of GoI, Dept of Telecom, Ministry of Power Number of transactions recorded from various egovernance services rolled out by Centre, states, UTs No of Transactions Per Month   12 20 25 30
2. Fast exchange of data and
access to Government
portals/websites;
Telecom Service Providers, ElectricityBoards or concerned Ministry /Department or States
Network Uptime of round the clock secured e-Governance network services % 97 97.5 97.6 97.7 97.8
3. Required intranet/internet
services for implementing e-Gov Systems;
Telecom Service Providers, ElectricityBoards or concerned Ministry /Department or States Network Uptime of round the clock secured e-Governance network services % 97 97.5 97.6 97.7 97.8
4. Providing value added
services over the network
such as Mail & Messaging,
VC and internet services
Telecom Service Providers, ElectricityBoards or concerned Ministry /Department or States Network Uptime of round the clock secured e-Governance network services % 97 97.5 97.6 97.7 97.8
5. Growth of Electronics
Hardware Industry
Electronics Industry, Planning
Commission, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Commerce & Industry
Production of Electronics Hardware Industry % 11.2 24 20 22 23
6. Increased Exports of IT /ITES Industry
Planning Commission, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Commerce & Industry
Exports by IT/ITES industry achieving a growth rate of 14%
in USD terms
% 16.3 10.2 14 14  
7. Facilitate growth of domestic IT/ITES Industry
Planning Commission, Ministry of
Finance, Ministry of Commerce &
Industry
Domestic IT/ITES industry achieving a growth rate of 14%
in INR terms
% 16.7 14.1 14 14  
8. Competence development in the emerging areas of ICT&E Implementing agencies & IFD Projects initiated in Electronics, IT, Communication & Broadband technology Number     33 35 35
9. Creation of Intellectual
property
Implementing agencies & IFD Number of IPRs created, predominantly Patents Number     18 22 25
10. Creation of R&D shareable infrastructure for emerging research Implementing agencies & IFD Establishment / Initiation of Technical Infrastructure Number     2 2 1
11. R&D translation leading to tangible outcome Implementing agencies & IFD
Tangible outputs namely in  terms of - Proof of concept /Prototype development /demonstration/Deployment /Transfer of Technology (ToT) etc.
Establishing an institutional 
mechanism for R&D translation.

Number

 

 

Date

   

6

 

 

31/01/2014

5

 

 

 

5

 

 

 

12. Making available Language technology for proliferation of ICT solutions in Indian Languages and E-Learning, software tools and resources.
Other Government ministries and state
governments using Multilingual
Technologies and E-learning Solutions.
No of Technologies made available Number 1 2 3 2 2
13. The establishment of
Electronics and ICT Academy
for faculty development
would lead to enhancedemployability of the students
coming out of various
Colleges, Polytechnics in the
area of Electronics and ICT
area
Planning Commission, State
Government(s), Implementing Agencies
Obtaining approval of 
Competent Authority for the
Scheme for setting up
Electronics & ICT Academies
Date     14/02/2014    
14. The PhD - Scheme would support to enhance the PhD
in the areas of ESDM and IT/ITES areas on themes
which have direct relevance to the NPE 2012 and the
NPIT 2012 (the ESDM and IT/ITES policies). This will
provide a thrust to Research in areas of Electronic System
Design and Manufacturing(ESDM) and IT/IT Enabled
Services (ITES), through applied research aimed at
promoting and development of innovative products for
market place.
Planning Commission, Implementing
Agency, Institutions/ Universities
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Obtaining approval of the Competent Authority for the
Scheme to give a thrust to Research in areas of Electronic
System Design and Manufacturing (ESDM) and
IT/IT Enabled Services (ITES)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Date

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   

14/02/2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   
15. Level of Cyber Security
preparedness
 
 
 
 
 
 
Concerned Ministries / Departments in
central government, States / UTs, PSUs,
Industry Associations
Completion of survey in select sectors and depiction in the form of e-security index
 
 
 
 

Date

 

 

 

 

 

31/03/2014

 

 

 

 

31/03/2015

 

 

 

 

 

31/03/2016

 

 

 

 

16. The ICT Projects for Gender empowerment will empower
the women of the country
Planning Commission, Implementing
Agencies
Initiation of 4 New ICT Projects 
benefiting Women

Number

 

2

 

0

 

3

 

   
17. The ICT Projects for
development of SCs under
Scheduled Caste Sub Plan
(SCSP) would benefit the Sc
population of the country
Planning Commission, Implementing
Agencies
 
 
 
 
 
Initiation of 4 New ICT Projects 
benefiting SCs
 
 
 
 
 
 

Number

 

 

 

 

 

5

 

 

 

 

 

1

 

 

 

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

 

   
18. The ICT Projects for
development of STs under
Tribal Sub Plan (TSP) will
benefit the St population of
the country
Planning Commission, Implementing
Agencies
 
 
 
 
Initiation of 4 New ICT Projects 
benefiting STs
 
 
 
 
 

Number

 

 

 

 

4

 

 

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

   
19. IT Literate person would reap
the benefits of the various e-
Gov initiatives of the
Government.
 
Planning Commission, Implementing
Agency,
 
 
 

Launch of IT Mass Literacy Scheme

 

 

 

Date

 

 

 

 

   

14/02/2014

 

 

 

 

   

 

Results-Framework Document

Strategy

Citizens'/Clients' Charter