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- Published on Wednesday, 13 March 2013 16:25
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Thousand Splendid Stars (TSS) was the campus recruitment drive conducted across the 190 Arts & Science Colleges in the state and is the first of its kind in Kerala. Pre-campaigns were organized at colleges with the aid of NSS (National Service Scheme). Radio Jockeys were trained to communicate the concept of “Thousand Splendid Stars” in colleges. ASAP recruitment cafe was opened in colleges and students were given ample time to enroll into TSS. More than 60,000 candidates registered for TSS. Among them 5000 graduates and post graduates were selected for 21 day training. Those students who successfully completed the 21 day training process through ‘Training Partner Scheme (TPS)’ and met specified levels of competency were chosen as Skill Development Executives. This initiative is termed as ‘Thousand Splendid Stars’, wherein 1000 resourceful students were refined to form SDEs after training and online proficiency test and interview. Others were awarded with Training Certificate by State Government. The 21 day training offered to students, opened up wide vista of opportunities to excel in various fields.