Dimapur, August 9: Mon District administration has initiated the process of setting up Emporium Skill Training Institute (ESTI) at Wangkhao Government College (WGC), Mon with the signing of a MoU between ESTI, Wangkhao Government College and the District administration on August 5. The signatories were Thavaseelan K, IAS, DC & Chairman, WGC Advisory Board; Anirban Mukherjee, Operations Head (India & International), ESTI and M.L. Ngullie, Principal, WGC.
WGC is the 1st Government college in Nagaland to establish a skill training institute.
An ESTI centre will be established at the college premises to provide skill training & placements for WGC students as well as youth of Mon District. The training duration would be 3 months and is completely free. The cost is sponsored by the Central & State Governments under the Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY) Scheme.
The sectors for which job roles are available include aviation, hospitality & luxury cruise liners. Students can complete the course during the penultimate or final year of study so that they can appear for placements as and when they complete their education. It is proposed that 4 batches of 30 students each would run simultaneously.
ESTI is a recruitment partner for some of the best brands in the world including but not limited to Emirates, Qatar Airways, Indigo, Air India, Vistara, Go Air, Saudi Arabian Airlines, Taj Hotels, Hilton Hotels & Resorts, Inter Continental, JW Marriott, Accor Hotels and the like.
(Page News Service)