News & Announcements

News & Announcements

Allied Health Professional Training at Gujarat

Jan Vikas Trust has again entrusted JSV with a mandate to train about 500 rural youth at Gujarat. This large project started across 5 locations simultaneously in a hybrid online and physical mode. The technology, process, study material, faculty arrangement, scheduling were all resolved in a smooth manner. JSV now conducts similar hybrid training in West Bengal, Assam and Gujarat in a multi-lingual format. Building capacity through such training paves the way for further livelihood generation for these rural youths.

PMKVY CSCM (COVID skilling & Upskilling) Scheme

Four (4) training centres under School for Skills (SFS) have been selected by National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC), Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Govt. of India, for the training on COVID specific Customized Crash Course Programme, inaugurated by Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi on 18th June, 2021.Fifty (50) students have completed classroom training (theory and skill lab) at School for Skills: Healthcare and Technology, IIT Guwahati, Assam. Nine (9) candidates have been certified under Upskilling Program (RPL).At present, training of eighty (80) students is ongoing at Sonarpur and Chuchura centre under SFS, in West Bengal.


After successful completion of the first mandate (training of 1750 scheduled caste/tribe youth in West Bengal), West Bengal SC, ST & OBC Development and Finance Corporation, Govt. of West Bengal awarded JSV a second mandate for training of further 1000 SC and  ST youth across seven (7) districts of West Bengal. Students will be trained in multiple job roles across multiple centres, including the hill region (Kalimpong, Malbazar). The program started on 23rd February, 2021.  Amidst the adverse circumstances due to the second wave of the pandemic, it is indeed a great achievement for us.

Vist by Hon’ble Minister of Education, Skill Development and Entrepreneurship

Hon’ble Minister of Education, Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Govt. of India, Shri Dharmendra Pradhan visited “School for Skills:Healthcare and Technology” during his visit to IIT Guwahati on 21.11.2021 in the presence of Prof. T.G. Sitharam, Director of IIT Guwahati. He interacted with our former students and appreciated them. We are thankful to the Hon’ble Minister for his kind words.