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NASSCOM, a not-for-profit industry association, is the apex body for the 154 billion dollar Indian IT BPM industry.

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, referred to NASSCOM as a “revolution”, beyond its time-tested role as an association.

Established in 1988, NASSCOM has relentlessly catalysed the Indian IT BPM industry in its journey towards building an innovation led growth sector, with transformative business models, expanding its value proposition and becoming a partner of choice for global businesses.



  • Open Innovation for the new world of tomorrow

    The potential for new technologies like Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, IoT, Wearables, Microservices to disrupt industries and business models is real today. These technologies are helping deliver richer experiences for customers as well as employees. As organizations explore ways to meet increasing user demands, they face significant development cycles and large investments in talent re-skilling and expertise building.

  • Catalyzing the Ecosystem for A Trillion Dollar Digital Economy

    NASSCOM today shared its outlook for industry performance for the fiscal year FY 2017-18 and guidance for the year ahead.


  • MSME

    Turnover based classification for MSMEs

    NASSCOM welcomes the recent notification from the government to introduce a revenue based turnover for classification of Micro, Small and Medium firms and making this a common criteria across manufacturing and services companies.NASSCOM welcomes the recent notification from the government to introduce a revenue based turnover for classification of Micro, Small and Medium firms and making this a common criteria across manufacturing and services companies.

  • GDPR Guidance

    European Commission Guidance on General Data Protection Regulation

    On 24th January, the European Commission published a non-legislative ‘Communication’ on the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), together with guidance for businesses and citizens on how the new rules should be interpreted.

  • Union Budget 2018: Impact on IT & ITeS Sector

    NASSCOM's Webinar on Union Budget 2018

    The Union Budget 2018 was presented on February 1, 2018, Thursday. To discuss the outcome and the next steps in our interaction with the Ministry of Finance NASSCOM conducted a webinar for its members on 2nd February 2018. The presentation summarizes the key points discussed during the Webinar.

  • Code for the next billion - Winners announced

    Code for the next billion - Winners announced

    NASSCOM 10,000 Startups and Facebook announced the winners for the second edition of the Code for the Next Billion programme. The ten selected startups, which range from sectors such as health-tech, ed-tech, socio-tech, agri-tech, and blockchain among others, will be provided with technical, marketing and financial mentoring as well as leadership skills.

  • Union Budget 2018-19

    NASSCOM highlights on key implications of Union budget on IT/ITeS sector

    The Union Budget 2018 was presented today reassuring the Government’s commitment to leverage technology and digitalization as a key for India’s development strategy across sectors. The document captures the key highlights, their implications and notable exceptions for your reference.

  • Innovative Indian startups to get deep acceleration at MassChallenge, Israel

    From creating the world’s first peer-to-peer car sharing marketplace, developing sustainable farming in shipping containers, to helping scientists in the developing world conduct world-class research – MassChallenge startups strive to solve the world’s biggest problems, making an impact one idea at a time.

  • BPM

    NASSCOM-IBPAP sign MOU to strengthen cooperation between India and Philippines in the BPM Sector

    NASSCOM signed a MoU in the presence of Undersecretary Nora Terrado, Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) - Trade and Investment Promotion Group, during the visit of the Philippines delegation to India, on the sidelines of the India-ASEAN Summit.

  • Coonnected Vehicles 2018

    Connected Vehicles 2018

    With the advent of Vehicle Telematics and Connected Vehicles, the Automotive and IT industry is preparing for the next big thingthat will shape the future of Auto & Transport in India. In order to connect various stakeholders involved in the connected vehicles technology, NASSCOM Center of Excellence-IoT and Telematics Wire are organizing Connected Vehicles 2018, the first of its kind conference cum exhibition that brings together the expert practitioners and policy makers.

  • Reduced GST rate for housekeeping services

    Government reduced GST rate for housekeeping services

    The GST council yesterday (Jan 18th, 2018) announced, reduction of GST rate for housekeeping services from 18% to 5%. This comes as a big relief to Online housekeeping service providers.

  • SEZs

    Uniform list of services to be followed in SEZs - GST - Clarification

    NASSCOM had recently requested MOC for the reissuance of the default list of services under the GST regime as was issued under the erstwhile indirect regime.  The same is now issued by the Ministry of commerce for addressing ambiguities and denials if any.

  • Readying India for a USD 1 Trillion opportunity through digital

    Readying India for a USD 1 Trillion opportunity through digital

    With the year coming to a close, it is a time for the IT-BPM industry to look ahead and examine its path forward. As the chamber of commerce spearheading this sector, NASSCOM is constantly sharing with its member companies insights that point to future growth opportunities and untapped potential markets.

  • NASSCOM Product Chronicle - December, 2017

    NASSCOM Product Chronicle - December, 2017

    Six months of hard work, collaboration and active participation of 100+ crowd-source champions, Product Council members, NASSCOM team and volunteers culminated in the confluence of the Indian software product ecosystem on the 2nd-3rd November at the NASSCOM Product Conclave(NPC) 2017 at Bangalore.

  • Catalyzing Change

    Catalyzing Change

    The report assesses the year 2016-17 in terms of CSR performance by the NASSCOM fraternity, and also associated initiatives such as volunteering, diversity of workforce and alignment to global goals.

Our Initiatives

"NASSCOM works with diverse stakeholders to build focused initiatives that enable the growth of the sector through policy advocacy, skill building, research, startup programs, facilitate business and increase industry outreach."


Knowledge Centre

Latest Publications

Quarterly Industry Review - December 2017
The report presents analysis of Indian IT-BPM industry performance during the quarter ending September 2018. This analysis is based on the quarterly results declared by the top listed India-centric IT-BPM companies which comprise over 46% of the industry.
HealthTech in India – Are we there yet? 2017
2017 has been a landmark year for the Indian healthcare landscape with the release of Government’s National Health Policy 14 years after the previous version
How to achieve operational efficiency through digital transformation?
Most global organizations find it difficult to achieve operational efficiency without compromising on quality and customer experience.
Blockchain today may be compared to what the Internet was in the early 1990s.
Augmented/Virtual Reality Next Big Thing of Digital Environment
Digital reality is likely to have multiple applications, both consumer and enterprise, in the longer term.

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Dil Sidhu
Associate Dean,
Columbia Business School

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  • Government Of Telangana And NASSCOM Partner To Launch Centre Of Excellence For Data Science And Artificial Intelligence

    Hyderabad, February 20th 2018: The Government of Telangana today signed a MoU with The... View Details

  • Hon’Ble Prime Minister Narendra Modi Unveils ‘Futureskills’ Platform To Upskill Technology Professionals In India

    Hyderabad, 19th February 2018: As exponential technologies and digitalization expand their... View Details

  • NASSCOM Statement In Response To The Union Budget 2018-19
    NASSCOM Statement In Response To The Union Budget 2018-19

    The Budget presented today reflects the Government’s commitment to digitalization as a key force... View Details

  • NASSCOM & WITSA Enter High-Level Engagement with Telangana Government for NILF-WCIT 2018
    NASSCOM & WITSA Enter High-Level Engagement with Telangana Government for NILF-WCIT 2018

    11th January, Hyderabad: The National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM),... View Details

  • NASSCOM and Dalian Government to launch collaborative platform to promote IOT & AI cooperation between Indian & Chinese companies

    Dalian, 20th December 2017: India’s National Association of Software and Services Companies... View Details