Software Technology Parks of India (STPI) is an autonomous society under Department of Electronics and Information Technology, Ministry of Communications & Information Technology, Government of India was set-up in 1991, with an objective of promoting the Software Exports from the country and has played a seminal role in this regard. Starting with a few centres in 1991, STPI has grown all over the country with 58 centres. STPI has had a nucleating effect on the growth of software exports from these locations. Administration/Implementation of STP/EHTP schemes through STPI centres has generated employment and entrepreneurial opportunities across the country. STPI is working closely with State Governments/local authorities for creation of more space equipped with state-of-the-art infrastructure facilities for the promotion of start-ups & also for the dispersal of the IT/ITES industry to Tier II/ Tier III cities. During the last two decades, STPI has accomplished remarkable achievements in establishing India into global IT map as a world leader.