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45th and 46th Know India Program (KIP)

Know India Programme KIP is an engagement programme for Diaspora youths (between the age of 18-30 years) of Indian origin to introduce them to India and promote awareness about different facets of Indian life, our cultural heritage, art and the transformation taking place in India. This programme is open to youth of Indian origin (excluding non-resident Indians). Details guidelines on eligibility/selection criteria, assistance provided and Role /responsibilities etc are available at the Ministry’s link : http://www.kip.gov.in/ and http://www.mea.gov.in/know-india-programme.html. Details please visit: - www.kip.gov.in.

This year i.e. in 2017-18, Ministry will organise six KIPs with participation of 40 overseas Indians in each programme. The schedule of KIPs ( in 2018) are as under.

No. Date State Partner
45th  KIP 29 Jan-22 Feb 2018 Rajasthan
46th  KIP 12 Feb-08 Mar 2018 Madhya Pradesh

Indian-origin youth can submit applications online (http://www.kip.gov.in) for the following two KIPs to be held in 2018 i.e. 45 & 46. Applications can be submitted ONLINE (www.kip.gov.in/) .