Jammu and Kashmir Entrepreneurship Development Institute (JKEDI) held an orientation programme for the students of Government Girls Higher Secondary School (GGHSS), Sonwar at its Pampore campus.
According to the statement, the programme was held at JKEDI Main campus in which 55 students of 10th standard along with their teachers and trainers participated.
The students who participated in the orientation programme have opted for trades like retailing and security services as their vocational subjects introduced by the State government.
The orientation programme started a presentation by Ishfaq A Mir, Communication Officer, JKEDI and Coordinator for the programme.
Mir gave a detailed insight regarding the activities of JKEDI vis a vis entrepreneurship development and self-employment initiatives being implemented by the institute.
In the second session of the programme, Aejaz Ahmad Mulla, Faculty at JKEDI briefed the participants about the schemes being implemented by the institute for entrepreneurship development and self-employment generation in the state of Jammu and Kashmir. He motivated the students to take up entrepreneurship as their career once they complete their studies.