Four Know India Programmes: December to January

Four Know India Programmes: December to January

 Ministry will organize the following four Know India Programmes (KIP) from December 2016 to January 2017




Partner State


17.12.2016 to 10.01.2017

Uttar Pradesh


17.12.2016 to 10.01.2017



27.12.2016 to 20.01.2017



27.12.2016 to 20.01.2017

West Bengal

 Updated Application Forms for the KIP and Revised Guidelines are attached below.

 Some important aspects w.r.t. these KIPs are:

  1. All four KIP groups will participate in the youth Pravasi Bharatiya Divas on 7 January 2017 in Bengaluru and the inauguration  of 14th PBD Convention on 8 January 2017 - where PM and select Chief Ministers will participate and address delegates. Therefore, Bengaluru has been included in the 25 day itinerary of the KIP groups.
  2. In the Application Form, the applicant should indicate his preference for each KIP, in the order or priority. Ministry will attempt to allot the first preference of each applicant to the extent possible. If there are too many applicants for a specific KIP, the allotment of candidates will be on first-come-first serve basis and subject to fulfilment of all eligibility criteria.
  3. Deadline for accepting applications for these KIPs is 30 October 2016.
  4. All other conditions/criteria for the KIP groups will be as specified in the revised guidelines attached below.

KIP Latest Application Form

KIP revised guidelines