Drosh Institute of Computer and Technical Education (DICTE) formerly known as Drosh Institute of Computer Sciences (DICS) established in May, 2001 with the basic objective to educate the youth of the area in computer and IT. In the beginning it was established as a computer center for providing basic level training/education in computer and IT as for the people of Chitral. Computer application and operating it was quite difficult and new in early 2000. DICS strived hard in its early days and facilitated maximum number of youth in learning of the new technology that resulted in reasonable number of employment for its alumni both in public and private sector and some of them started their own business. With the passage of time the management of DICS felt the importance of technical, vocational education and training and transformed DICS in to a full-fledged TVET institution and named it Drosh institute of computer and technical education (DICTE). Since time it is offering various courses of technical vocational education and IT from basic to advance level. DICTE courses are accredited by competent authorities like Trade testing board(TTB), Board of technical education (BTE), Skill development council (SDC) and National vocational education and technical training commission (NAVTTC), Peshawar and the courses are offered in the trades of construction, craft and IT are certified by the said competent authorities. Certification of TVET sector courses by competent authorities is helpful for the trainees for grabbing employment opportunities in national and international level and both in public and private sectors. The institution has gone through a long process of and transformed in to a well-established institutions offering TVET sector courses supported with competent instructors and well-established workstations.