National Information Technology was established in 2001 AD with the objective of developing and promoting the information technology sector of the Government of Nepal. Due to the rapid development of information and communication technology, the modern world has been transformed into a global village.
The spread and advancement of the use of information technology is deepening the governments reliance on information systems. The use of information and communication technology has led to the establishment of national information technology to address policy as well as institutional challenges with appropriate opportunities through continuous development and dynamism.
The National Information Technology Center acts as a data bank of information and assist in computerization of records at governmental offices and in developing and expanding the contents.