The HRD Minister of India Prakash Javadekar launched SHREYAS – Scheme for Higher Education Youth in Apprenticeship & Skills. Skills training & industrial apprenticeship opportunities will be provided to the fresh graduates across India.
The primary objective of the scheme is to make graduates employable & increase their chances of getting a good job in the industries. Three central government ministries will implement the scheme jointly. The ministries includes Human Resource Development Minstry, Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship, & the Ministry of Labor and Employment.
|SHREYAS – Scheme for Higher Education Youth in Apprenticeship & Skills|
|Benefits:||Skills trainings & industry apprenticeship opportunities|
|Beneficiaries:||Fresh graduates (freshers)|
|Launched By:||HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar|
Relevant industries skills trainings are mandatory for the graduates along with their formal degrees to get the good job. It will make them skilled, capable & employable in todays competitive environment.
SHREYAS Eligibility Criteria:
- Applicable to graduates across India
- The scheme is primarily for non-technical graduates
Technical graduates mostly has skills required for the employment. Most of the skills are imparted as part of the degree programs for the technical graduates. Non-technical graduates lacks skills trainings. Hence the SHREYAS – Scheme for Higher Education Youth in Apprenticeship & Skills will help make them employable.
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Government will soon launch official SHREYAS portal. Colleges, universities, industries & beneficiary students will be able to login to the portal. It will have resources for them. The SHREYAS website will also have details of the available apprenticeship/internship opportunities.
SHREYAS Apprenticeship Eligibility Criteria:
Students will be provided internship opportunities based on their educational background. All the courses will be available from the academic year April-May 2019.
40 educational institutes has agreed to participate in the embedded apprenticeship courses.