Skill Development Center- CSR Projects India

CSR Project By:  Amara Raja Batteries Ltd
Project Budget: INR 3.40 Cr



Skill Development Center  (2017-18)


Project Sector

  • Education, Employability and Livelihoods Enhancement

Implementing Partners

Rajanna Trust

Project Description

Under this program, the Company invested in a state of art Amara Raja Skill Development Center (ARSDC).

This institution anchors multi skill industrial courses which would equip the rural talent with necessary skills to enhance their employability. ARSDC conducts an 18-month programme providing multiskill Industrial Training to the rural youth. The entire course is residential and focuses on skill and personality development. This curriculum comprises a prudent mix of on-job training in the plants of the Amara Raja Group of Companies and class-room training. The ARSDC complex houses well equipped classrooms, labs and workshops and hostel facilities for boys and girls. The entire course, inclusive of food, accommodation, uniforms and study material, is free for candidates selected for the course at this institution.

In addition, an on-the-job stipend is provided to the candidates. This Skill training is carried out in ARSDC with a mission – ‘Skilling Rural India to make in India’. More than 557 students have cleared the course. These students have been inducted into various companies in the Amara Raja Group.

Currently, about 3-batches comprising more than 295 students are undergoing the training at this unique center. Further, the Trust is planning to establish a similar Skill Development Centers at Amaravati and Diguvamagham, Andhra Pradesh.  This center would focus on skilling rural youth, particularly women, and help in empowering them and fosterin inclusive growth.


Project Location

Project Location: Andhra Pradesh,

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