The Scheme aims at enhancing the skilling capacities in ESDM sector through public and
private sector for students/unemployed youth.

The employment in the Electronics industry is estimated to grow phenomenally. Hence to facilitate skill development in ESDM sector focusing on students/unemployed youth at 9-10th standard onwards, ITI, Diploma, Non-engineering graduates, etc. to increase their employability to work in ‘Manufacturing’ and ‘Service support’ functions, a ‘Scheme for Financial Assistance to select States/UTs for Skill Development in Electronics System Design and Manufacturing (ESDM) sector’ was approved by DeitY in November, 2013.

1. Installation & Maintenance of Photocopiers and Printers

Duration 3 Months
Eligibility 8th /ITI
Expected Job Role Photocopier and Printer Repair Technician

2. Assembly & Maintenance of PCs

Duration 5 Months
Eligibility Polytechnic Diploma/Graduation/ITI/10th
Expected Job Role :
A1 Computer Hardware Technician
A2 Self Employment

3. Telecom Technician – PC Hardware & Networking

Duration 6 Months
Eligibility 12th Pass
Expected Job Role :
A1 Troubleshooting of PCs and it’s Components
A2 Maintenance of Computer Hardware
A3 Network Administrator
A4 Hardware Technician
A5 Entrepreneur – Consultancy Services

4. CHM - O Level

Duration 6 Months
Eligibility 12th Pass/TI/Diploma,Graduation/More
Expected Job Role :
A1 Hardware Engineer
A2 Network Engineer

5. CHM - A Level

Duration 6 Months
Eligibility CHM ‘O’ Level/Diploma in Computer Hardware
Expected Job Role :
A1 Hardware Engineer
A2 Network Administrator
A3 Network Supervisior
A4 Entrepreneur