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Uttar Pradesh Skill Development Mission is an Uttar Pradesh government project funded by the state itself. Empower Pragati completed a project under UPSDM during March 2014 to March 2017.

Programme Objective: UPSDM has focused its work in the state of Uttar Pradesh by providing the state youth who are not able to pursue education or any other skills, with skill training choices relevant to them. The training is provided at a reasonable cost and within reasonable distance from their residence. Centers have the facility to give professional counselling to help candidates make better career and skill training choices based upon their interest and aptitude.

Empower Pragati Credentials: Currently, Empower Pragati partners with State Skill Missions in Jharkhand, Bihar and UP.

Empower Pragati Outcomes: From total 1153 trained in UPSDM, 467 candidates were successfully placed (2015-2016).

Reach: The project was to implement employment linked skill development across 6 districts of Uttar Pradesh namely Lucknow, Kanpur, Varanasi, Allahabad, Agra and Aligarh.

Shubham Singh

“After completing training at Empower Pragati, I was placed at Flipkart as a Sales Associate. Even after completing my graduation...

Shubham Singh

2017-03-13T11:54:16+00:00

Shubham Singh

“After completing training at Empower Pragati, I was placed at Flipkart as a Sales Associate. Even after completing my graduation I was unable to find a job. Doing this training has totally transformed my profile.”

Manisha Meena

“I came to Delhi from a village in Rajasthan to get my mother treated for cancer. Desperately needed money to...

Manisha Meena

2017-12-01T12:38:04+00:00

Manisha Meena

“I came to Delhi from a village in Rajasthan to get my mother treated for cancer. Desperately needed money to support her and my five siblings back at home. I’m currently working at MCD Dispensary and earning more than anyone ever in my family. Empower 

Deeksha Kumari

“My childhood has been full of hardships and I wanted to change this for my family and myself. I found...

Deeksha Kumari

2017-12-28T12:53:48+00:00

Deeksha Kumari

“My childhood has been full of hardships and I wanted to change this for my family and myself. I found about Empower Pragati and its free-training program which would help me find a job through a mobile camp in my locality. Now I’m working at