Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY) is the flagship scheme of the Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship (MSDE). The objective of this Skill Certification Scheme is to enable a large number of Indian youth to take up industry-relevant skill training that will help them in securing a better livelihood. Individuals with prior learning experience or skills will also be assessed and certified under Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).
Under this scheme Junior IT Development Programme was approved for the academic year 2017-18 for the Department of Computer Science and Engineering. 24 unemployed youth were enrolled for this course. The course was successfully completed in the month of January 2019.