District Industries Centre



The objective of the programme is to enhance the skill of those
who have completed the basic training and interested for advance training in their trade or the candidates having technical qualification who are willing to undergo some special high skilled training to start their own ventures or to get suitable employment opportunity in competitive fields.


Selected candidates are sponsored to training in relevant courses offered by reputed Training Institutions situated in the neighboring states.


Eligibility Criteria

1. Age: Between 18 and 35 years

2. Education: As prescribed by the Training units/Institutions

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: As prescribed by the Training units/Institutions

Stipend to Trainees (per month)

                                      Higher Secondary / ITI  : Rs 2500/-
                                      Any Graduate or 3 years Diploma in Engg. Or equivalent : Rs 3000/-


Travelling Allowances:  One time to and fro expenses restricted to 2nd class train fare and accommodation charge as fixed by the institute


Course fees / Honorarium and Accommodation charges as prescribed by the training units / institutions will be paid

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