One of the pioneers in the field of computer training and education, LCC Infotech came into existence in 1985. Over the subsequent years, it worked at consolidating its base in India by building up the largest network of franchise centres in Asia. Today, with over 600 of them under its corporate umbrella that takes in Middle East, Bangladesh & Nepal - LCC is a brand name that mirrors a global presence. The company went for IPO in September 1996 for an amount of Rs.3.27 crores. LCC has diversified into the spheres of multimedia, computer-aided art & design, communications and software development. MPACT- the multimedia division was born in 1997. To promote Short term IT and Communication related programs with greater value of certification, the company has tied up with University of Cambridge for its I T and Communication technology and BULATS(Business English) program. This enables, successful students gets their Certificates directly from Cambridge University. As a process of ongoing expansion,the company has decided to set up a 100 seat BPO project at Chennai,a Management institute with technologically advanced state of art infrastructure at Kolkata and an International call center also at Kolkata.