Jobs for all unemployed undergrads

Thursday, 6 February 2020

The Cabinet of Ministers approved the proposal submitted by President Gotabaya Rajapaksa to provide government jobs to all unemployed graduates, Co-cabinet Media Spokesman Information & Communications Technology, Higher Education, and Technology & Innovations Minister Dr. Bandula Gunawardane said today.

Speaking at the weekly Cabinet briefing at the Government Information Department Auditorium this Morning the minister added that all unemployed graduates who completed their degree by December 31, 2019 and youth with degree level qualification approved by University Grants Commission are eligible for this recruitment scheme and they will be subjected to one year training period. They won’t be able to transfer till they complete five years from their appointments.