Dir JKEDI inaugurates entrepreneurship development program in Udhampur
Jammu: The Jammu and Kashmir Entrepreneurship Development Institute (JKEDI) organized a one-day Entrepreneurship Awareness Program (EAP) on Thursday in collaboration with Government Degree College, Jindrah.
The event was chaired by JKEDI Director, Ajaz Ahmad Bhat. The director also inaugurated an Entrepreneurship Development Program (EDP) for young women in Udhampur.
“Successful individuals are those who are their own bosses and simultaneously create job opportunities for others. other options, and entrepreneurship is one of the best,” said Ajaz Ahmad Bhat, Director of JKEDI, while interacting with the students.
The director also discussed J&K’s current economic situation and how entrepreneurship can revolutionize its growth. “It is essential for traditional companies to innovate and add value. One can choose a business activity in various sectors, such as food processing, horticulture, animal husbandry, fashion technology, etc. It is imperative that young people select a business activity that has potential based on local conditions and availability of raw materials,” he argued.
The principal of the host college, Prof. Rajshree Dhar, in her address highlighted the role of youth in nation building and motivated the students to choose entrepreneurship as their career choice.