JA India conducts programs for students class V – class XII students to help them become work force ready. Following a waterfall or phased program implementation approach, JA programs start by making them aware of the world of work and its aspects. Once students are aware, the focus changes to foster a deeper understanding of different professions, roles and careers and how students’ interests can lead them along different career and educational paths. JA programs help students connect the dots from their Interests to a Career Path.

JA Program Overview



JA India education programs are NOT

  • Replacements for regular academic programs
  • ‘Additional’ courses to be offered as ‘electives’ in academic institutions
  • Skill / capability certification programs
  • Interventions to redress motivational gaps
  • Counseling sessions on specific careers, entrance examinations, academic and vocational institutions
  • Designed to engage school dropouts as standalone programs