District Industries Centre




The training is imparted to the educated unemployed youth at various industrial establishments in a real time environment. The trainees acquiring the skill by observing, assisting and learning the job on his own in the plant itself. The training make them acquire better skill in the trade so as to start either their self ventures or to get employment in the established industries. The training is imparted for a period of one year with monthly stipend at rates based on educational qualification.


Eligibility Criteria to Apply for Training

1. Age: For all educated unemployed 18-35 years in general

2. Education: Minimum Tenth Standard (SSLC) passed

3. Residence: Must be native of Union Territory of Puducherry (or) continuous resident of the area for the past three years.

4. Period of training: One year

5. Time of submission of application:
Month of January (Advertisement will be floated in local dailies during December)

6. Commencement of training:
In the month of July

Stipend to Trainees (per month)


Higher Secondary / ITI and below : Rs 1500/-
Any Graduate or 3 years Diploma in Engg. Or equivalent : Rs 2500/-
Degree in Engineering or Post Graduate in Arts & Science or equivalent : Rs 3,000/-

During the period of training, the trainees may waste some of the raw materials for which an amount of Rs 300/- per trainee per month is paid to the industrial unit which imparts training as compensation.

Indicative List of Trades under I
n-Plant Training

Computer Application, Electrician, Electronics, Composing & Printing, Machinist, Auto Mechanic, A/C Refrigeration, Lab Technician.

Application Form for In-Plant Training (Download)


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