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57th, 58th, and 59th 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.mea.gov.in/know-india-programme.html. For details please visit: - www.kip.gov.in

This year i.e. in 2019-20, Ministry will organise six KIPs with participation of overseas Indians in each programme. The schedule of 54th , 55th and 56th KIPs were already notified in May’ 2019. The schedule of 57th , 58th and 59th KIPs are as under:-

S No. KIP Date State Partner Last date of application on KIP portal
1 57th  KIP 05th Nov-29th Nov 2019 Himachal Pradesh 15th Sept’ 2019
2 58th  KIP 01st Dec -25th Dec 2019 Odisha 15th Oct’ 2019
3 59st  KIP 01st Jan -25th Jan 2019 Andhra Pradesh 15th Nov’ 2019

Indian-origin youth can submit applications online (http://www.kip.gov.in) for the three KIPs to be held in 2019-20 i.e. 57th ,58th & 59th. Applications can be submitted ONLINE (www.kip.gov.in/).