Established in 1985, under the pioneering vision of Chairman and Founder, Mr. Santosh K. Choubey, AISECT is India’s leading skill development, educational, training and services delivery network whose mission is to reach out to the remotest corner of India and promote ICT based training and services to empower people, generate employment for the youth and unfold entrepreneurship based initiatives to create an inclusive society.
AISECT today has a pan-India presence with a network of 20,000 centres at district, block and panchayat levels across 27 states and 3 union territories as well as offices in over 30 cities. Through the plethora of programs, academies and platforms, AISECT has trained over 1.7 million people, generated over 15,000 rural entrepreneurs, created employment avenues within the its network for more than 50,000 people and empowered the lives of over 3 million people through innovative services.
AISECT has garnered recognition and accolades at both national and international levels. Notable among them are the Schwab Foundation's Social Entrepreneur of the Year Award, Senior Ashoka Fellowship, SKOCH Corporate Leadership Award, NASSCOM IT Innovation Award, Indian Innovation Award, Golden Icon in National e-Governance Award, i4D Award, NASSCOM Emerge 50 Leader Award, TiELumis Entrepreneurial Excellence Award, Financial Inclusion and Payment Systems (FIPS) Award, e-Gov India Award, Shiksha Ratna Award, etc. Furthermore, AISECT has been ranked 27th in the 2013 edition of Inc. India magazine's list of 'Top 500 Fastest Growing Mid-Sized Companies in India'.