Engineering Research & Development

Community Skill Parks (CSP)
Industry-Academia “Future Skills” centre
Industry 4.0 Co-create Platform
IT SEZ

Innovation and Knowledge Location: Across Kerala

 

  • SETTING UP OF COMMUNITY SKILL PARKS (CSP) OF ADDITION SKILL
    ACQUISITION PROGRAMME (ASAP KERALA)
  • Kerala Knowledge Economy Mission aims to develop the State into a Knowledge Society and mould a skilled workforce and achieve economic
    growth in 5 years.
  •  Community Skill Parks (CSP) of Additional Skill Acquisition Programe Kerala (ASAP Kerala) aims to address unemployment crisis among the educated
  • ASAP aims to enhance training standards and to provide ‘hands on skills’ training in specialized areas to generate skilled manpower.
  • CSPs are envisaged as multi-skills development centres equipped with stateof-the-art skill training facilities all over Kerala, in the form of industry led PPP model and 16 CSPs are getting established in different parts of the state.

KEY PROJECT PARAMETERS AND COLLABORATION AVENUES

Market Potential

  • The global Vocational Training market size is projected to reach US$ 80.14 billion by 2026, from US$ 40.87 billion in 2019, at a CAGR of 10.1% during 2021-2026.
  • The COVID-19 pandemic has left a deep impact on the skill training market, necessitating a need for hybrid learning system.

Thrust Area

Train and develop a highly competent pool of expert personnel and skill
trainers.

  • Design and develop National Skills Qualification Framework (NSQF) aligned
    skill courses.
  • Standardize the Assessment and Certification protocols for skill training
    programmes.
  • Offer consultancy services for skill training and course development.
  • Establish a highly potential Quality Assurance mechanism for skill training

Investment avenues

Government of Kerala and ASAP are willing to hand over one CSP, free of rent, to Tata
Education Development Trust to set up an Institute for Skills to conduct training programs in sectors of choice of Tata, including semiconductor and electronics/IT sectors.

  • A CSP with Tata as the Operating Partner can turn into a hub of skilled higher order manpower
    supply for the semiconductor and electronics plant being set up.
  • Tata Electronics will be able to source its higher order manpower requirement from these skilled youth.
  • Training fee can be charged as decided by Tata. Trainee mobilization can be done by ASAP
    on a revenue share.

Impact On The Economy

The growth of the IT sector has had a substantial impact on Kerala's economy. It has created numerous job opportunities, contributing to reduced unemployment rates. Additionally, the state's IT exports have been steadily increasing, adding to its revenue. As IT companies and startups flourish, they also attract investment, thereby further stimulating the economy.Kerala's IT sector is not just about software services; it has diversified into various niches. Some notable sectors include healthcare IT, cybersecurity, fintech, and e-governance. These niche areas cater to both domestic and international markets, generating revenue and employment opportunities.

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Innovation and Knowledge Location: Across Kerala

A world-class Industry-Academia “Future Skills”
Training and Development Center is envisioned
that would imbibe modern training infrastructure
such as Training centres equipped with the modern
training aids and equipment’s along with High speed servers and supercomputers specifically designed for emerging technologies like Big Data,Artificial Intelligence, Virtual Reality, Cyber Security
etc.

  • National and International collaborations would aid
    in development of a vibrant ecosystem for emerging technologies and making its mark in the global arena
  • The center can be built as an initiative of
    Government of Kerala in collaboration with Tata
    Group and would offer Industry-specific specialist and non-specialist courses that would be delivered
    on-line, in-person, in-class immersive experience, off-line training modules etc
  • The courses would be
    offered in various
    formats such as
    preparatory skills
    support and an in-person full-time, part-time, fellowship
    programs, bootcamps,
    workshops etc. and will
    imbibe a curriculum.
    that is updated in
    content with respect to
    the recent developments in these
    technologies and
    industry requirements

KEY PROJECT PARAMETERS AND COLLABORATION AVENUES

Market Potential

  • The global Vocational Training market size is projected to reach US$ 80.14 billion by 2026, from US$ 40.87 billion in 2019, at a CAGR of 10.1% during 2021-2026.
  • The COVID-19 pandemic has left a deep impact on the skill training market, necessitating a need for hybrid learning system.

Thrust Area

Train and develop a highly competent pool of expert personnel and skill
trainers.

  • Design and develop National Skills Qualification Framework (NSQF) aligned
    skill courses.
  • Standardize the Assessment and Certification protocols for skill training
    programmes.
  • Offer consultancy services for skill training and course development.
  • Establish a highly potential Quality Assurance mechanism for skill training

Investment avenues

  • Setting up of aa world-class Industry-Academia “Future Skills” Training and Development Center.
  • Offerings would include programs to increase research-industry collaboration and MoUs with globally leading countries for technology
    transfer and joint R&D projects. The courses offered would be certified by the Center and the Certification would be done in collabor.

Impact On The Economy

The growth of the IT sector has had a substantial impact on Kerala's economy. It has created numerous job opportunities, contributing to reduced unemployment rates. Additionally, the state's IT exports have been steadily increasing, adding to its revenue. As IT companies and startups flourish, they also attract investment, thereby further stimulating the economy.Kerala's IT sector is not just about software services; it has diversified into various niches. Some notable sectors include healthcare IT, cybersecurity, fintech, and e-governance. These niche areas cater to both domestic and international markets, generating revenue and employment opportunities.

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Sector: IT & ITES Location: Across Keral

 

  • In this era of emerging technology adoption, it iskey for such industries to revamp their
    product/service sets and making choices on
    technology adoption and not let technological
    disruptions destroy traditional industries
  • Handicraft, Bamboo, Handloom, Powerloom and Mill Sectors, Khadi and Village Industries, Coir Industry and Cashew are traditional industries of
    Kerala
  • Most of these traditional industries are facing
    challenges due to unorganised nature of the industry, low levels of education of workers, low capital base, poor exposure to new technologies,
    absence of market intelligence, and poor
    institutional framework.
  • This initiative to modernize traditional industries would be made functional under the aegis of Department of Industries in collaboration with
    Kerala Startup Mission
  • The Industry 4.0
    Co- create platform would offer a platform
    for solutioning of
    challenges faced by Traditional Industries in
    Kerala by connecting them with solution
    providers in the
    Emerging Technology space.

Investment avenues

Setting up of an Industry 4.0 Cocreate center with an objective to close the quality gap faced with the best in class, and leapfrogging to
newer technologies, enabling superior quality export products.

  • Address the challenges faced by traditional industries due to unorganized nature of the industry, low levels of education of workers, low capital base, poor exposure to new technologies, absence of market intelligence, and poor institutional framework.
  • Making way for social considerations to guide implementation of innovative use of emerging technologies for development of these sectors

Impact On The Economy

The growth of the IT sector has had a substantial impact on Kerala's economy. It has created numerous job opportunities, contributing to reduced unemployment rates. Additionally, the state's IT exports have been steadily increasing, adding to its revenue. As IT companies and startups flourish, they also attract investment, thereby further stimulating the economy.Kerala's IT sector is not just about software services; it has diversified into various niches. Some notable sectors include healthcare IT, cybersecurity, fintech, and e-governance. These niche areas cater to both domestic and international markets, generating revenue and employment opportunities.

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Sector: ITES Location: Across Kerala

 

  • With world’s greenest IT work spaces, Kerala IT is one the finest work place.
  • Abundant talent pool and Centre of Excellences in the emerging technologies like IoT, BlockChain, AI, Cyber Security, Space Tech and MedTech makes Kerala IT the next digital hub.
  • Highest Human Development Index among other states in the country attracts many global giants to invest in the state.
  • Nissan’s digital innovation centre, product development companies like Oracle & IBS, all major IT service companies like Infosys, Cognizant, Wipro & TCS
    are present in state
  • The state government aims to construct 6 IT SEZs across 6 districts in Kerala

Key features and offerings of the Parks would include:

  • Internal water Distribution system and treatment plant.
  • Restaurants, food counters, ATM’s, game zones, multipurpose event halls etc.
  • Single Window Clearance Board for approvals.
  • All basic Infrastructure facilities like, roads, power, water supply, centralized
    sewage treatment plant etc. are provided.
  • Dedicated uninterrupted power supply
  • Well maintained internal road network.

Investment avenues

  • Availability of built-up spaces
  • Development of Cyberparks and Infoparks across
    multiple districts

Impact On The Economy

The growth of the IT sector has had a substantial impact on Kerala's economy. It has created numerous job opportunities, contributing to reduced unemployment rates. Additionally, the state's IT exports have been steadily increasing, adding to its revenue. As IT companies and startups flourish, they also attract investment, thereby further stimulating the economy.Kerala's IT sector is not just about software services; it has diversified into various niches. Some notable sectors include healthcare IT, cybersecurity, fintech, and e-governance. These niche areas cater to both domestic and international markets, generating revenue and employment opportunities.

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