Udaan is the Special Industry Initiative (SII) funded by the Ministry of Home Affairs and implemented by National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) focused to provide skills and Job Opportunities to the youth in Jammu & Kashmir. Udaan is a partnership project between Corporates, NSDC, Youth of J&K.
The target of Udaan to reach 40000 youth in Jammu and Kashmir over a period of 5 Years.
Objectives of Udaan:
♦ To address the needs of the educated unemployed in J&K.
♦ To provide skills and Job Opportunities to the youth in Jammu & Kashmir.
♦ To encourage corporates to travel to J&K meet with the youth and hire aspiring youth in J&K who wish to explore the opportunity to work with corporates.
♦ To overcome the skill gap.
Process for Training Partners:
Training 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 ►Training Partner corporates identify and select candidates through the website and selection drives.
Process for Training Centers and Students:
Selected candidates are requested to join Udaan partners training centres
Candidates will undergo rigorous training, ideally between 3 to 6 months
A candidate once joins an Udaan training programme is not permitted to undergo any other Udaan training programs in any other corporate
At the end of the training, candidates are assessed based on their training for a job position
Benefits for Trainees:
♦ One way travel costs will be reimbursed
♦ A stipend will also be provided to the candidate during the training period.