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VIDYA- Construction and Skill Training Centre

VIDYA- Construction Skill Training Centre, a joint venture initiative between Sri Sri University (SSU) & L&T Public Charitable Trust (LTPCT), which took place at Sri Sri University, Cuttack campus in the year 2010 with the blessings of Gurudev H.H. Sri Sri Ravi Shankar Ji.

VIDYA imparts three months (90 days) Free residential vocational & skill development training in Bar Bending and Steel Fixing Trade to underprivileged rural youths, BPL, Orphan youths aged between 18-35 years from various backward districts of the state of Odisha & its neighboring States. In addition to their vocational training, we also teach them Soft Skills, Yoga, Pranayam, Sudarshan Kriya to enhance their Life skill and productivity.

It’s a 100% placements-oriented training program. All successfully passed out trainees have got placed by L&T at their various construction project sites across India and some in Bhutan. Over 1,000 trainees have completed their training till June 2020 from its inception.

Vidya Annual Report 2020-21.



We conduct Solar & Electrical training with a tie-up between Sri Sri University and SSRDP-Schneider Electrics.

SSRDP has set up a Training Center unit at SSU in December 2015. We have trained 300 No. of rural youths with placement of 70%.

We have an advanced Solar Lab equipped with all applications of Solar Renewable Energy along with the Basic Electrical Lab. to cater to 60 nos. Solar Trainee and 60 nos. Electrical Trainee (total 120 nos.) in two batches. 

During this Covid19 lockdown period we have never stopped our efforts, but conducting Skill Training Programs Online mode. Our Online Training efforts have been appreciated by many including none other than our Poojya Gurudev H.H. Sri Sri Ravi Shankar Ji Himself while interacting with Indian Textile Industry Leaders on 24 May 2020 at 12 PM. 

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