The Department emphasized the importance of Team Work, Transparency and Technology in the implementation of all Government Plan and Programmes of this Department leading to the desired Transformation in the Time bound manner. The following nine fields were identified to be covered under 5T-Initiatives during Financial Year 2019-20.

  • Formulation of Vision-2030 for SD&TE Department and OSDA and drawal of the action plan to implement it.
  • Establishment and Operationalization of “World Skill Centre (WSC)”.
  • Implementation of the vision “New ITI”  in all Government ITIs.
  • Improving Girls’ Enrolment in Government ITIs and ensuring 30% girls enrolment by 2020-21.
  • Grading of Polytechnics.
  • “Go Skill Portal” for short term skilling.
  • Setting up of CoEs in Government Engineering Colleges and to ensure that at least one Government College/University to be ranked among Top-100 and two among Top-150 of NIRF ranking.
  • “Digital Skilling” : taking skill to every college of the state.
  • “Odisha Skills” : Organization of ‘Odisha Skills’ and prepare our youth to represent in India Skills and World Skills competitions.