Himayat Scheme

Aims to train youths from both rural and urban areas of J&K  in various job-intensive vocational courses over the next three years
Scheme:
  • Himayat is a placement linked skill development initiative for training and placement of 1 lakh youths from J&K in next 5 years.
  • Youths enrolled for this scheme will be given training for six-months, nine-months and one year job-oriented courses.
  • They will be trained in and outside the state.
  • A provision has been also kept for foreign placements as well
  • The scheme is part of the Skill Empowerment and Employment scheme of the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO).