‘Earn While You Learn’ is a scheme of which ministry?
[A]Ministry of Tourism
[B]Ministry of Human Resource Development
[C]Ministry of Finance
[D]Ministry of Panchayat Raj

Ministry of Tourism
The Ministry of Tourism has launched a Scheme titled ‘Earn While You Learn’ with a view to inculcate appropriate tourism travel traits and knowledge amongst trainees to enable them to work as ‘student volunteers’. The salient features of the Scheme are :

  • College-going students pursuing graduation courses or graduates in the age group of 18 to 25 years will be eligible for the training programme.
  • The candidates are selected by following a transparent procedure.
  • The duration of each programme is 21 working days.
  • The course content is finalized by the Ministry of Tourism/implementing Institutes in consultation with stakeholders.