Kerala IT Policy 2017 (Draft)

Department of Electronics & Information Technology

Govt. of Kerala
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5.7. Industry development and Job creation

Development of IT Industry is one of the key factors in helping the state move into a knowledge economy and facilitating faster technology adoption. There needs to be sufficient thrust to project the state as an ideal location for the industry, given its advantages of healthy environment, better law and order situation, lower cost of living and operations etc. Government shall focus on creating enough jobs that suits the highly educated and skilled manpower of the state . A bidirectional approach will be adopted for this.

  1. Working with the Technical University and the Colleges to ensure that they develop key competencies in their students as per the industry needs.
  2. Devise a curriculum incorporating industry recommendations.



Grand Innovation Challenge Promotion of hyper local platforms

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Government may keep a database of pass out students of different courses and track their employment details. This will help to access the job opportunities of different courses.

Government may organize a centralized placement drive for unemployed pass out students by sharing the academic details to companies / organizations inside and outside state.

Renchan Thomas
30-03-2017 3:03 pm