Himayat is a placement linked skill development initiative for training and placement of 1 lakh J&K youth in next 5 years. It is a part of the Skill Empowerment and Employment scheme of the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO). ‘Himayat’ is an Urdu word which means support. The project envisions support for the youth of J&K by providing them vocational training linked to placement in various sectors like ITeS, Customer Service and Sales, Hospitality to name a few. As an implementing partner, IL&FS envisages to be a leading contributor in accelerating social and economic development in J&K.
To empower the youth of J&K by providing employment opportunities through vocational training programs