Industry Co-Opt Program

Industry led training programs for IT students to complete their degree and gain valuable experience in the industry in partnership with academia.


Join industry led training programs, gain skills, and experience while completing your tech degree.

PSEB, under the guidance of Ministry of IT & Telecom and with support of Higher Education Commission and P@SHA, has initiated this unique industry Co-Opt program for students of Computing disciplines to get training in the IT industry as part of their degree program.

- Placement of 19000/- students (undergraduates & graduates) for 80 hours equivalent placement in PSEB registered IT/ITES Companies.
- Students who have cleared the Centralized IT Test should be prioritized in the placement.
- Rs.30,000/- per student to be given for whole duration of the program to students who complete the industry Co-Opt program.


Train and upskill your future tech hires

Get access to the IT talent pool during their degree program and work with them in building their skills. Once the training is complete - your tech hires are ready to join you.

- Students currently enrolled in 8th semester may also be offered the scheme.
- 80 hours equivalent of apprenticeship to be signed off by one IT company senior representative and 2 university officials (Preferable one focal person of the university and second department head).


Tech Industry Immersion Program for Students

This program empowers tech students to gain practical expertise and thrive in the tech industry.


PSEB, under the guidance of the Ministry of IT & Telecom and with the support of IT industry and academia, has initiated this unique industry Co-Opt Program to place students of ICT discipline in the tech industry. Under this program, the students who have passed their 7th semester and HEC test will be placed in the IT industry for their 8th semester to get trained on industry-demand tools and technologies.