In a major opportunity for the unemployed youths in the State, the Assam government has decided to set up a Skill University in Darrang district. The Mission Director of Assam Skill Development Mission, AP Tiwari on Saturday informed about the decision during an interview with the All India Radio (AIR).
Tiwari said that the university will be set up at the cost of Rs. 850 crore. This will be perhaps the first skill university in the country.
The Mission Director further informed that the university will have the capacity of 10 thousand seats. He also said that 80 percent seats will be reserved for Assam and rest 20 percent for other North Eastern States.