Pradhan Mantri Gramin Digital Saksharta Abhiyan is one of the largest digital programmes in the world.HIGHLIGHTS
Making one person in every family digitally literate
To make a person digitally literate so that he/she can oprate digital devices, send- receive emails & browse internet for information & understand digital payments etc.
Nominated digitally literate person from every eligible rural household
AGE :14 to 60 years
COURSE DURATION : 20 hours (Minimum 10 days and Maximum 30 days)
MEDIUM OF INSTRUCTIONS : Official language of India
FEE : NIL
The eligible household can nominate one person from their family. The selected person to get themselves enrolled under this programme in a nearest Training Centre
Rs. 75000 per Panchayat on successful completion of 20 hours training of 250 candidates in every Panchayat
Approved for another four years (2016-2020) to benefit 10 million youth Allocated Budget 12,000 Crores Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY) is the flagship scheme of the Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship (MSDE). The objective of this Skill Certification Scheme is to enable a large number of Indian youth to take up industry-relevant skill training that will help them in securing a better livelihood. Individuals with prior learning experience or skills will also be assessed and certified under Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).
Work integrated training program (WITP) is where students learn the skill by engaging in on-the-job training at real shop floor of the industry/company. For effective delivery of this model, TATA is leveraging on the expertise of a partner that will be provided classroom-based training and the center will be known as a training hub.
Furthermore, there will be an execution partner who provide on- the- job- training. They are called skill knowledge partners (skps) and could include hospitals/industries/companies. Hence, with the hub and spoke model, students will be placed in the skps for on-the-job training while classroom theoretical training will be given by the training hub.
The training hub and SKPs appointments to be verified and shall be in direct agreement through TISS.
In order to become a TISS recognized Training Hub, a center needs to have following minimal infrastructure and stationary requirements:
The training hub shall enter into a direct agreement with Tata Institute of Social Sciences. The role of the training hub would be –
Great opportunity to become a Direct affiliate Partner with Tata Institute of Social Science TISS, UGC and AICTE approved Organization / Institution