What we are

  • World’s largest simultaneous deployment of FOSS (Free and Open Source Software) based ICT education
  • Capacity building of the teaching and the learning community
  • Infrastructure Upgradation of schools under ICT scheme
  • Broadband internet connectivity to all schools in the state
  • Hardware Clinics- first of its kind to repair damaged computers at schools
  • Unique scheme for electrification of classrooms to fuel ICT enabled education.
  • ICT based Content Development for teachers and students
  • E-Governance Initiatives in General Education department
  • School Wiki – to promote collaborative content development

A brief outlay of the Project

Name of the Project

Proponent Organization



IT@School Project

Department of General Education, Government of Kerala

Implementation State



Vision and objectives


To create a IT literate community

To improve the quality of education via latest ICT technology

Improve the effectiveness of the entire department through proper e-governance mechanism

Training to teachers in latest ICT innovations

Target Population


About 1.2 lakh teachers and more than 30 lakh students in Kerala

Details  of Contact Person



Executive Director

     Organization & Address


IT@School project,  Poojappura, Thiruvananthapuram,

Kerala, INDIA. Pin code: - 695012

     Phone number



     Fax number






Prof C RavindranathMinister For Education

0471-2335457, 0471- 2335466,Fax: 0471-2327130 Email: minister-education@kerala.gov.in

Shri. A. Shajahan IASSecretary, General Education Department

0471-2331509, 2518997 Email: secy@education.kerala.gov.in

Sri.K.V. Mohankumar IASDirector of Public Instruction

0471-2325106,0471-2324601,Fax: 0471-2325106 Email: dpi@education.kerala.gov.in

K Anvar SadhathVice Chairman and Executive Director KITE

0471-2529800 Fax: 0471-2529810 Email: director@itschool.gov.in