Additional Skill Acquisition Programme (ASAP)

Government of Kerala has initiated an ambitious Programme, the Additional Skill Acquisition Programme (ASAP) with the objective of tackling the issue of growing unemployment in the State. The Programme aims at equipping students with skills in Communication, IT and selected areas of industry and service sectors.


To tap into the national and international skill resources for the overall development of the State


  • To enhance the employability of the students graduating from regular academic courses by introducing additional skill acquisition programmes along with the regular studies
  • To integrate and scale up the programmes to impart low-end skills as well as to equip semi-skilled / unskilled workforce in a mission mode institutionalized approach

Nodal Officer

Sarath S, Lecturer in Electronics Engg, GPTC Neyyattinkara
Mobile no : 9037937050 | Email id :