Lucknow University launches ‘Karmayogi Scheme’ to offer part-time jobs to students – education
Lucknow University (LU) has launched the ‘Karmayogi Scheme’ which offers students part-time jobs while continuing their studies on campus.
While speaking to ANI, Professor Alok Kumar Rai, vice chancellor of LU, said on Tuesday that a student can earn up to a maximum of 15,000 rupees in one year through the ‘Karmayogi Scheme’.
“LU has been working hard to establish a structured student-centered framework. We have started the various student-centered programs. Through the ‘Karmayogi Scheme’, a student could work a maximum of 2 hours a day for a maximum of 50 days in an academic session after their class time. They will be paid 150 rupees per hour. A student can get a maximum of 15,000 rupees in a year, ”Rai said.
Rai said that from now on the scheme is for LU students who are studying on their campus.
“From now on, the ‘Karmayogi Scheme’ is only for campus students and I want affiliated universities to start such an initiative at their own level,” he said.
Rai explained that this scheme will have “far-reaching consequences.”
“Under the scheme, a student will learn to respect work, the university team can use their talents for the well-being of LU, the student will improve attachment to LU and get financial aid,” he added.