An endeavor to boost skill development in the state, catering to key growth sectors such as Automotive and Agriculture
New Delhi, 25th August 2016: RISE INDIA, a Strategic Investment firm contributing to Skill Development & Education across India, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the State Government of Rajasthan to set up large state-of-the-art driving training centers at all divisional headquarters of Rajasthan. According to the MoU, the organization will also provide skill training in prominent sectors such as agriculture, horticulture, and animal husbandry.
Agriculture and Automotive are the potential sectors in Rajasthan and there is a huge demand for a skilled workforce in these key growth sectors. RISE INDIA has taken this great initiative in enhancing the skill capacity of the youth in the state.
As a first-of-its-kind initiative in the state of Rajasthan, the MoU was signed by Ajay Chhangani (CEO-Rise India Group) and Shri Rajat Kumar Mishra (Secretary- Ministry of Labour and Employment) in the auspicious presence of Hon’ble Chief Minister Smt Vasundhara Raje at Jaipur. Also present were Mr. Ashok Jain (Chairman- Rise India Group), Shri Surender Pal Singh (Minister – Labour and Employment, Independent in charge, Govt. of Rajasthan), Shri Krishna Kunal (MD – RSLDC, Rajasthan Skills and Livelihood Development Corporation), and Mrs. Shweta Sharma (COO – Rise India Group).
As per the MoU, Rajasthan government with DSEE (Department of Skills, Employment and Entrepreneurship) will extend its support to RISE INDIA in setting up independent state-of-the-art skill centres at major cities including Jaipur, Bikaner, Udaipur, Jodhpur, Sikar, Bharatpur, and Jhalawar. Through it’s complementary entity- RVS RISE, RISE INDIA would setup centres of excellence to impart training in Agriculture, Horticulture, Dairy Technology and Animal Husbandry across the state in partnership with DSEE. All skill centres will be fully residential set up in large campuses of 8000 sq. ft., equipped with cutting-edge technology and world class infrastructure. At the centres, candidates would go through rigorous training in soft skills, IT skills and basic financial skills to help them become independent and earn a good livelihood for themselves.
A prominent Education and Training organization in India, RISE INDIA offers skill training programs and courses that have transformed lives. The organization has established a strong presence in over 10 states, with 85 Skill development centers and smart classes in over 100 school campuses. So far, the company has accomplished skilling nearly 1 lakh across India and through this partnership, RISE INDIA aims to effectively provide training to more than one lakh candidates across states in various skills in next 3 years.
RISE INDIA has also established the largest “only women” residential training center at Jaipur, with a capacity of 400 students, under the RVS banner.
Mr. Ajay Chhanagni, CEO, RISE INDIA said, “We are extremely grateful to the Rajasthan Government for their valuable support. RISE INDIA has been diligently working to empower the youth by enhancing their skills through our robust training and development programmes across India. We believe this alliance will accelerate the pace of development in the education and training sector of India.” He further added, “Rajasthan has a pulsating industry with a huge demand for skilled workforce. Together with the state Government, RISE INDIA will be developing a strong network of skill centres, equipped with cutting -edge technology, to provide employable skilled youth to the industry.”
Mrs. Shweta Sharma, COO, RISE INDIA said, “This is a proud moment for RISE INDIA. We see immense potential in Rajasthan and therefore, the need for skilled professionals.” Through this association, we intend to provide skill development training programmes across cities and towns in the region, empowering the youth to cement their future in sectors such as Agriculture and Automotive.
Through its ventures, RISE INDIA has succeeded in the training and placement of students in sectors such as retail, IT, BSFI, construction, driving, and renewable energy. Since its incorporation in 2012, RISE INDIA has witnessed an escalated growth with employee strength of over 300 and a PAN India presence, distinguishing itself from its contemporaries.