Free Provincial Youth Technical Education Scheme

sw6Chief Minister’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Special Initiative of “Free Provincial Youth Technical Education Scheme (PYTES)”

Project Background

Provincial Youth Technical Education Scheme (PYTES) Scheme was initiated in 2010 as a Special initiative by the then Chief Minister of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to train initially 1500 Youth of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in various emerging trades and Technologies to equip them with modern and saleable skills for employment and self-employment in the Public/Private Section in the country and abroad. In the First Phase of the project Total 1387 people were trained in various trades at different Technical Institutes and vocational centers. On 13.07.2012, after progress review of Phase I, the Cabinet approved 2nd phase of the project to train further 1500 Youth with 25% quota for female, with same analogy and phase III of the project was approved in 2013 to train additional 500 students in various Center of Excellence

Keeping in view PFCA (Provincial Finance Commission Award) district wise seat distribution, all the districts of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (excluding FATA/FR) have been given representation in the scheme based on their population.

Key objectives of the project are;

  1. To Train male and female students at selected center of excellence in market and job oriented technologies and trades.
  2. To equip the youth for rewarding employment either in Public/Private sector or Self-employment.
  3. To reduce Poverty in the Province.

FINANCIAL SUPPORT TO THE TRAINEES UNDER THIS PROGRAM

  • Free Tuition Fees / Training Cost
  • Free Boarding & Lodging
  • Monthly Stipend to the Student

Progress Report

The detailed progress report in all the three phases to date is given below:

Courses Phase I   Phase II   Phase III   Target T.Reg T. Left Over
Target Reg. Left Over Target Reg. Left Over Target Reg. Left Over
Diploma of Assoc. Eng. 200 200 0 400 339 61 3500 2842 658
Skilled worker (Male & Female) 800 762 38 900 622 278 500 301 199
Apprenticeship for  Industrial Workers 500 425 75 200 193 7
Total 1500 1387 113 1500 1154 346 500 301 199

 

Achievements of the Program

Overall progress and achievement of the program are very much encouraging. The details of achievements in all the three phases are given below:

Phase Target

Achievement

%
Phase-I 1500 1387 92%
Phase-II 1500 1154 77%
Phase-III 500 301 60%
Total 3500 2842 81%

 

STARS OF CM FREE TECHNICAL EDUCATION PROGRAM

The students under this scheme are being trained in various training institutions of the country. Some of the students who excelled in their training program and have achieved Top Position in the Board Exams are given below:

S. No Name of Student Trade Name of Institute Position in Board
01 Mr. Saleem Afzal Textile Technology GCT Multan 1st Position Punjab Technical Board
02 Mr. M. Younas Textile Technology GCT Multan 2nd Position Punjab Technical Board
03 Mr. Shareef Ullah Textile Technology GCT Multan 3rd Position Punjab Technical Board
04 Mr. Saqib Ullah Textile Technology GCT Multan 4th Position Punjab Technical Board
05 Mr. Shah Hussain Textile Technology GCT Multan 4th Position Punjab Technical Board
06 Mr. Ali Shah Computer Technology GCT Attock 3rd Position Punjab Technical Board
07 Mr. M. Naseem Mechatronics Technology GCT Attock 3rd Position Punjab Technical Board
08 Ulfat Bibi Electronics (1st Year) GPI (W) Peshawar 1st Position in KPK Technical Board
09 Ayesha Mehreen Architecture (1st Year) GPI (W) Peshawar 1st Position in KPK Technical Board
10 Ayesha Bibi Dress & Design Making

(1st Year)

GPI (W) Peshawar 2nd Position in KPK Technical Board
11 Iqra Bibi Dress & Design Making

(1st Year)

GPI (W) Peshawar 3rd  Position in KPK Technical Board
12 Ulfat Bibi Electronics (2nd Year) GPI (W) Peshawar 1st Position in KPK Technical Board
13 Ayesha Mehreen Architecture (2nd Year) GPI (W) Peshawar 1st Position in KPK Technical Board
14 Iqra Bibi Dress & Design Making

(2nd Year)

GPI (W) Peshawar 3rd  Position in KPK Technical Board
15 Neelam Bibi Dress & Design Making

(2nd Year)

GPI (W) Peshawar 3rd  Position in KPK Technical Board
16 Ayesha Bibi Dress & Design Making

(2nd Year)

GPI (W) Peshawar 2nd Position in KPK Technical Board