The new ICDL brand was launched in Europe on 10 May 2019 and subsequently in Asia on 12 September 2019. The refreshed digital skills certification and brand identity will help meet the digital skills needs of students, workers and professionals across Asia at a time when technologies are developing faster than ever before.
We are taking the opportunity to refresh the structure and substance of our programmes to better reflect their global nature, rapidly changing technology, and above all, our commitment to quality.
We remain rooted in Asia, with a dedicated office in Singapore. ICDL has grown to have an extraordinary global reach and has transformed to be a global certification of digital literacy in over 100 countries across 6 continents.
ICDL programmes are adopted by a few governments in Asia which includes:
SINGAPORE – SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG)
THAILAND – Thailand Professional Qualification Institute (TPQI)
VIETNAM – Ministry of Information and Communications (MIC) & Ministry of Education and Training (MOET)
PHILIPPINES – Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT)
INDIA – National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC)
MALAYSIA – Department of Skills Development (DSD – MOHR)
CHINA – National Centre for Educational Technology (NCET)
It is an exciting time for digital skills. The fourth industrial revolution is charging ahead around the world. The demands this places on workers’ skills makes certifications like ICDL more important than ever before. With a single brand for our programmes everywhere, we can unite all partners who share our mission: empowering people around the world with digital skills.