Skill development

UP’s initiative with Tata group to enhance skills of youth

To upgrade the skill of the youth in accordance with the requirement of the Industry 4.0, the Uttar Pradesh government has signed a Memorandum of Association (MoA) of over Rs 5,000 crore with Tata Technologies to upgrade 150 ITIs in the state. 

Vital to impart proper skills to India’s youth

The Modi government tried to give shape to the rhetoric of Skilling India within 100 days of its formation by creating a new ministry of skill development and entrepreneurship, in combination with youth affairs and sports. But, in practice, there is growing mismatch between the capacities of an aspiring employee with the need of an employer with diverse expectations and requirements.