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UP Government launches U-Rise portal for employement

India Today logo India Today 25-09-2020 India Today Web Desk
Yogi Adityanath smiling for the camera

U-Rise portal has been launched by Uttar Pradesh government to help students find jobs. . The U-RISE or the Unified Reimagined Innovation For Students Empowerment portal will be giving career counselling assistance to students. It is a joint initiative of the Department of Technical Education, Department, Training, Employment and the Skill Development Mission as well as the Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Technical University, Lucknow.

What is U-Rise portal?

UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has termed it as the biggest reform programme in the education sector after the National Education Policy (NEP)-2020.

He has mentioned that UP is the first state to have launched a portal like this and further added that it would benefit about 20 lakh students getting vocational and technical education.

How will U-Rise portal function?

The U-Rise portal will include content like online exams, digital content, digital assessment, digital examination papers, internship, and information

Updates would be provided to candidates vis webinars and recorded video content on employment.

"In the first phase of U-Rise, polytechnics, vocational and skill development have been associated on this portal. In the second phase, a target has been set to link all the engineering universities of the state," an official statement said.

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