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National Apprenticeship Training Scheme to proceed for subsequent 5 years

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NATS, NATS extended

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs immediately has accorded its approval for stipendiary assist of Rs. 3,054 crore to apprentices who endure apprenticeship coaching underneath National Apprenticeship Training Scheme (NATS) of Ministry of Education for the interval from 2021-22 to 2025-26.
Approximately 9 lakh apprentices shall be skilled by trade and industrial organisations. NATS is a well-established scheme of Government of India which has been demonstrated to reinforce the employability of scholars who’ve efficiently accomplished the apprenticeship coaching.

The apprentices who’ve accomplished graduate and diploma programme in Engineering, Humanities, Science and Commerce shall be given stipend of Rs.9,000 and Rs.8,000 monthly respectively.
The Government has accredited an expenditure of greater than Rs. 3,000 crore in the course of the subsequent 5 years which is about 4.5 instances the expenditure made in the course of the earlier 5 years. This elevated expenditure on apprenticeship is according to the thrust which National Education Policy 2020 has given to apprenticeship.

In maintaining with the Government emphasis on “SabkaSaath, SabkaVikas, –SabkaVishwas, SabkaPrayaas”, the scope of NATS has additional been expanded to incorporate college students from Humanities, Science and Commerce in addition to college students from engineering stream. This scheme goals to boost the requirements of talent stage by strengthening the talent ecosystem and in consequence, will present employment to roughly 7 lakh youths within the subsequent 5 years.
The NATS will present apprenticeship within the rising areas underneath ‘Production Linked Incentive’ (PLI) similar to Mobile manufacturing, Medical units manufacturing, Pharma sector, Electronics/Technology merchandise, Automobile sector and many others. The scheme can even be preparingskilled manpowerfor connectivity/logistics trade sectors, recognized underneath GatiShakti.