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"Transform rural poor youth into an economically independent and globally relevant workforce"

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DDU-GKY (Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Grameen Kaushalya Yojana)



About the DDUGKY project:

The Ministry of Rural Development (MoRD) announced the Deena Dayal Upadhyaya Grameen Kaushalya Yojana (DDU-GKY) Antyodaya Diwas,on 25th September 2014.DDU-GKY is a part of the National Rural Livelihood Mission (NRLM),tasked with the dual objectives of adding diversify to the income of rural poor families and cater to the career aspirations of rural youth.


It evolved out of the need to diversify incomes of the rural poor and to cater to the occupational aspirations of their youth. DDU- GKY aims to skill rural youth who are poor and provide them with jobs having regular monthly wages at or above the minimum wages. It i s one of the c lusters of initiatives of Mo RD that seeks to promote rural l livelihoods. It i s a part of the Deen Dayal Antyodaya Yojana- National Rural Livelihoods Mission ( DAY- NRLM) – the Mission for poverty reduction.



Program Objectives:

  • The target groups for skilling are candidates in the age group 18 – 35 years from rural poor households
  • Training without any payment.
  • All candidates will be provided one pair of uniform in case of 3 months or 6 months course. A bank account will be opened by the PIA for al l candidates in the first month of training.
  • All candidates will receive training material free of cost including work books, note books and other study materials.
  • Candidates who complete their training and get placed will receive post- placement support of:-
  1. per month for 2 months for the Placements within District of domicile 100 per month for 3 months for the Placements within State of domicile 1000 per month for 6 months for the Placements outside State of domicile


Our Impact:

We have one DDU- GKY Centers in Kerala. Approximately 10 + Trainers provide industry- oriented training to DDUGKY candidates, we have enrolled total 200 + candidates t i l l 2020. We are running various Courses / Job Roles affiliated with Sector Skill Councils.