Kaushal Panjee or Skill Register aims to be the first step for any rural youth looking for getting skilled or starting a business. Rural Youth can register free of cost and be connected to Training Partners and Banks working in collaboration with the Ministry of Rural Development. DDU-GKY (Deen Dayal Upadhaya Grameen Kaushal Yojana) is a demand driven placement linked skill training initiative of the Ministry of Rural Development. DDU-GKY functions in a PPP mode in collaboration with training partners. Rural Self Employment Training Institutes (RSETI) is a credit linked self-employment training initiative with the aim to hand hold trainees to setup micro-enterprises. It’s managed by lead banks in rural districts. By registering yourself in Kaushal Panjee, you can be informed about nearby mobilization camps, training centres, Job Melas and start of batches. All of this is can be customized based on your interest and aspirations. Training Partners, PIAs and Banks can use Kaushal Panjee to contact registered candidates for training, counselling, or jobs – based on the geography and trades they offer. Are you a rural youth looking for skill training? Are you a rural youth looking for jobs? Are you a rural youth looking to start a business? You can also register on the website: http://kaushalpanjee.nic.in Benefits under DDUGKY • DDU-GKY is a free of cost placement linked skill training scheme for rural poor youth. Aptitude based choice of sector, IT and English training • Government recognized 3 month, 6 month or 12 month skill training certificate courses with on-the-job Training • Candidate is entitled to free uniform, course books and study material. Tablet and PC are provided for use during training • Reimbursement of travel cost during training in case of Residential Training Centres.