From this year onwards, ITEC applicants are required to upload applications by themselves. For this purpose, please open ITEC Portal at the link http://www.itecgoi.in through Google. The step-wise guidance for filling up the nomination is given in a pdf file that appears separately in our website.
After filling up the form, please take a copy of it and get it endorsed by ITEC Nodal Ministry in your country. Nodal Ministry is different from Embassy of India. In each country, a specific Ministry has been identified as a nodal ministry to endorse the ITEC nomination form. It could be Ministry of Industry & Commerce or Ministry of Education & Cultural Affairs so on and so forth. You may have to check up this aspect with the Indian Mission in your country.
Please note that unless all the parts of the nomination form are appropriately filled up and stamped, it will not be approved by the ITEC Division, New Delhi, India.
For your information, the procedure is as under :
You have to submit your application not to us, but to the Indian High Commission/Indian Embassy in your country. For this purpose, after filling up the nomination form, please get it endorsed by the Nodal Ministry (as advised by the Indian Mission) and thereafter, submit it to the Indian Mission for their endorsement. After this procedure, your application will reach ITEC office, New Delhi, India, for their approval.
For your information, EDII's programmes appear under Area of Study titled 'SME/Rural Development Courses'. One has to click this area under so many other options given. Later on, one has to select a specific course of EDII. Since ITEC, the sponsor, is in the process of developing their portal, initially only programmes scheduled between April and August 2015 will appear. Those applicants desirous of participating in courses scheduled later on, have to wait for some more time. Till then, entire courses approved for the year 2015-2016 will be uploaded in ITEC Portal.
As regards accommodation, the participating officers will be housed in single-occupancy air-conditioned room within EDII campus, Ahmedabad. The training programme will also take place within EDII campus itself.
Since it is a Govt.of India sponsored training programme, there is no need of having any invitation letter from us.
As regards Medical Fitness, get the relevant part of the nomination form duly stamped by a Registered Medical Practitioner for which, please contact the Indian Mission in your country.