To promote the power of skills on the occasion of World Skill Day on 15th July 2020
Bhartiya Skill Development University Jaipur celebrates a Skill Carnival on the occasion of World Skill Day on 15th July 2020 with the theme ‘Kushal Yuva Ke Liye Kaushal’. This week-long Skill Carnival is being organized to promote the power of skills and spread awareness about skill development and technical vocational education. The carnival is kicked off from July 12 and will end on July 18.
Over 1 lakh participants are expected to register under this Skill Carnival extravaganza event. During a week programs such as Webinar on Future Skills, Skill Workshops, Online Skill Quiz, and a Carrier Guidance Session are going to be organized.
Dr. Neeraj Kumar Pawan, (IAS), Chairman RSLDC and Secretary Dept. of Labor, Skill, Employment & Entrepreneurship said, “I feel privileged to join hands with BSDU and be the part of this great opportunity for the youth of Rajasthan. We are glad to know that Rajasthan is growing its ability in skill. I congratulate Bhartiya Skill Development University for doing this youth engagement activity.”
Prof. Achintya Choudhury, President, BSDU said, “The objective of organizing this Skill Carnival is to introduce the importance of Vocational Education for the ease of doing work in the New Normal World. The weeklong activity includes a series of events to promote the importance of vocational skills for daily livelihood.”
The threat of Corona Virus may have bought Nation to the brink of crisis, but the situation has also has proven one more time to remain economically strong one has to become self-sustained. And in a tough time, the skilled ones are the most self-sustained who can fulfill the country’s dream of ‘Atma Nirbhar Bharat’.
Prof. Ravi Kumar Goyal, Principal, School of Entrepreneurship Skills said, “The World Skill Day, is a day to inspire the youth to develop a passion for learning skills and so is BSDU celebrating Skill Carnival to inculcate the importance of skill education in parents and students by sharing real-time success stories about the youth.”
How to participate in Skill Carnival?
Responding to the current pandemic, all the events will be conducted online, ensuring an individual’s safety by creative engagement of students during the COVID-19 pandemic, while also spreading awareness on the importance of skill-based vocational education.
The major events of the skill carnivals include Webinar on Future Skills; Skill Workshops; Online Skill Quiz; Career Guidance Session, etc. Participation certificate will be issued to all registered participants. For more information about the contest and rule of participation, please visit https://ruj-bsdu.in/
We encourage participation from all the students from different schools/colleges/universities, Faculty, budding entrepreneurs, and professionals of different nationalities. Participation in the event is free and open to all.
About Bhartiya Skill Development University (BSDU)
The Bhartiya Skill Development University (BSDU) is a unique skill development university in India that was established in 2016 with a vision to create global excellence in skill development by creating opportunities, space, and scope for the development of talents of Indian youth and by making them globally fit. Under the leadership and thought process of Dr. Rajendra Kumar Joshi and his wife Mrs. Ursula Joshi from Switzerland on the lines of ‘Swiss-Dual-System’ of on the job training and education. BSDU is an education venture under the Rajendra and Ursula Joshi Charitable Trust. The Rajendra and Ursula Joshi (RUJ) Group have invested over Rs.500 crores to establish this university with 36 skill schools by the end of 2022.
The idea was to bring the Swiss Dual System of skill development to India, thus, the father of modern skill development in India, Dr. Rajendra Joshi and his wife Mrs. Ursula Joshi formed the ‘Rajendra and Ursula Joshi Foundation ‘in 2006 in Wilen, Switzerland and started working in this direction. The objective of BSDU is to support, promote and undertake the advancement of the high-quality skill education leadingto Certificates, Diplomas, Advanced Diplomas and undergraduate, postgraduate, doctoral and post-doctoral degrees in the fields of different skills and offer opportunities for research, advancement, and dissemination of knowledge.