Establishment of NITB

                                      National Information Technology Board (NITB) is hereby notified as an attached department of the Ministry of Information Technology & Telecom Division through the merger of former Pakistan Computer Bureau (PCB) and Electronic Government Directorate (EGD) dated 11th August, 2014.


NITB – Functions

  • ->Provide technical guidance for the introduction of e-Governance in the Federal Govt. 

  • ->Suggest efficient and cost-effective implementation of e-government programs in the Federal Ministries/Divisions.  

  • ->To carry out training need assessment and design and implement the identified IT capacity building programs for the employees of Federal Ministries/Divisions.

  • ->Review the status of e-government readiness on a regular basis to ensure sustainable, accelerated digitization and relevant human resource development.

  • ->Identify the areas where IT interventions can be helpful and to suggest measures for the automation of these areas through Business Process Re-engineering (BPR).