IPA Overview

Information technology engineers examinations in Asia


In order to help nurture IT talents and professionals in Asia, IPA works with the Information Technology Professional Examination Council (ITPEC) to conduct the ITPEC Examination twice a year in six countries. Based on Japan’s ITEE, the examinations are conducted in three categories equivalent to IPA’s Fundamental Information Technology Engineer Examination, Applied Information Technology Engineer Examination and IT Passport Examination.IPA advises the Council in developing and implementing the examinations.

IPA also supports mutual accreditation of national IT professional certification with other Asian countries that conduct similar examinations of their own.