District Indistries Centre, Puducherry

Development of Handicrafts




Advance training is given to those who want to learn the exquisite skill of the craft. The candidates will be sponsored for training in other states where the craft is practised to its fineness



Eligibility Criteria to Apply for Training

1. Age: No age limit

2. Education:  No formal educational qualification is required

3. Residence: Craftsperson / Artisan carrying out activity in the respective crafts for at least three years

4. Period of training: As prescribed by the Training Unit / Institution

Remuneration to Craftsperson:
              Rs 3000/-  per month

Travelling Allowances:  One time to and fro expenses restricted to 2nd class train fare


Accommodation: Accommodation charges @ Rs.1000/- per month will be paid to the trainees


Course fee as prescribed will be paid to the Training Institution




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