Udaan Scheme received a prestigious award at World Education Summit on 22nd Aug 2015.

What is Udaan

Under the Special Industry Initiative of the Prime Minister, the National Skills Development Corporation (NSDC) and Ministry of Home Affairs have been mandated to work with the corporate sector in bringing about a positive change in the employment and skills space of Jammu and Kashmir. The Special Industry Initiative, known as “Udaan”, targets the youth of J&K, specifically graduates and postgraduates, who are seeking global and local opportunities. Udaan thereby aims to provide skills to 40 000 youth over a period of 5 years in high growth sectors.Udaan has two objectives :

  • To provide exposure to the graduates and post graduates of Jammu and Kashmir to the best of corporate India and
  • To provide corporate India with exposure to the rich talent pool available in the state

Udaan Process

  • Step 1
    • Prospective partner corporates submit a proposal to NSDC
    • Proposals are evaluated and approved by Proposal Approval committee of Udaan
    • Candidates from Jammu and Kashmir register on the website
    • Partner corporates identify and select candidates through the website and selection drives
  • Step 2
    • Selected candidates are requested to join Udaan partners training centres
    • Candidates will undergo rigorous training, ideally between 3 to 6 months, for a defined program
    • Travel, boarding and lodging costs will be reimbursed. A stipend will also be provided to the candidate during the training period
    • A candidate once joins an Udaan training programme is not permitted to undergo any other Udaan training programs in any other corporate
  • Step 3
    • At the end of training, candidates are assessed based on their training for a job position
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S.No District Date Venue
1. Jammu 11th–12thAug,2015 GDC, R . S Pura
2. Srinagar 17th–18thAug,2015 Centre for Career Planning & Counselling,Kashmir University
3. Ladakh 21st–22ndAug,2015 GDC, Leh
4. Kargil 24th–25thAug,2015 GDC, Kargil
5. Billawar 31st Aug–1stSep,2015 GDC, Billawar