Welcome to Information & Communication Technology Division

Information & Communication Technology Division, Government of Bangladesh is promoting Information & Communication Technology as stewardship of positive change in society and for balanced socio-economic upliftment and national well-being and thus to make Information & Communication Technology a part of national culture. The use of Information & Communication Technology as a means of sustainable use of Environment, Ecosystem and Resources, and to contribute to world pool of knowledge in Information & Communication Technology.

Information & Communication Technology Division has been working relentlessly to step up peace and prosperity of the country through proper utilization of Information & Communication appropriate technology. In last five years Information & Communication Technology Division has achieved a rare feat with due policy level support and with proper planning.

In 2002, the name of the ministry was changed from ‘Science and Technology’ to ‘Ministry of Science and Information & Communication Technology’. To give more thrust for ICT sector the Division has upgraded as Ministry of Information & Communication Technology on 04/12/2011. After that on 10/02/2014 Ministry of Post and Telecommunication and Ministry of Information and Communication Technology are integrated to Ministry of Posts, Telecommunications and Information Technology. Ministry of Information and Communication Technology starts as a division from 10/02/2014. The change is the evidence of understanding of the importance of ICT from the highest policy level and also an indication that the government is keen to keep pace with modern changing world.