Vigyan Utsav 2024,Click Here to Register New   Notice-Tender for Desktop Computers New   Admission Form Link - 2024-25 New   Admission Notice - 2024 New   Teacher Recruitments – 2024 Apply Now New   New Programmes started in PWC 2024 New    Patna Women’s College gets remarkable ranking in MDRA – India Today Best Colleges 2023 New  Corona Crusaders College Magazine New   Alumni Association Life Membership/Contribution Form Link New   Patna Women's College is ranked at a rank band of 101 - 150 in the NIRF 2021 Ranking under College category
                 

Enter your keyword

post

Employment Oppportunities of Urban Youth in Bihar

Employment Oppportunities of Urban Youth in Bihar

Bihar, one of the most populous states in India, is home to a large number of young people. With over 50% of its population under the age of 25, Bihar has a tremendous potential for economic growth. However, the state has struggled with high levels of unemployment, particularly among its urban youth population. Despite these challenges, there are several employment opportunities available for the urban youth of Bihar.

One of the most significant employment opportunities for urban youth in Bihar is in the service sector. With the rapid growth of the urban population, there has been an increase in demand for services such as healthcare, education, hospitality, and retail. The state government has also taken several initiatives to promote the service sector, such as the Bihar Start-Up Policy and the Bihar Skill Development Mission. Those interested in the service sector can explore opportunities in areas such as healthcare management, education management, hospitality management, and retail management.
Another area of opportunity for urban youth in Bihar is the information technology (IT) sector. The state has a large number of engineering colleges and technical institutes, producing a skilled workforce that can be employed in the IT industry. The government has also taken several initiatives to promote the IT sector, such as the Bihar Information Technology Policy and the Bihar IT Services Policy. Those interested in the IT sector can explore opportunities in areas such as software development, IT consulting, and cybersecurity.
The manufacturing sector also offers significant employment opportunities for urban youth in Bihar. The state has a rich tradition of handicrafts, textiles, and leather goods, making it an ideal location for manufacturing. The government has initiated several programs to promote manufacturing in the state, such as the Bihar Industrial Investment Promotion Policy and the Bihar Industrial Area Development Authority. Those interested in the manufacturing sector can explore opportunities in areas such as production management, quality control, and logistics management.

Entrepreneurship is another area of opportunity for urban youth in Bihar. The state government has taken several initiatives to promote entrepreneurship, such as the Bihar Start-Up Policy and the Bihar Entrepreneurship Development Policy. Those interested in entrepreneurship can explore opportunities in areas such as e-commerce, food processing, sustainable agriculture, handicrafts and decorating items, fashion materials etc..
In conclusion, the urban youth of Bihar have several employment opportunities available across various sectors. The service sector, IT sector, manufacturing sector, and entrepreneurship are some of the key areas where individuals can explore job opportunities. The state government has taken several initiatives to promote these sectors, providing support and assistance to those interested in exploring these areas. With the right skills and knowledge, individuals can make the most of the opportunities available in Bihar and contribute to the state’s economic growth.

 

Dr. Debjani Sarkar Ghose
Head, Department of Geography
Patna Women’s College, Patna University