The Registrations for 54th Know India Programme is open till 30 June 2019.

Posted on : 31-05-2019 | Back | Print

                           Consulate General of India



Know India Programme (KIP) of the Ministry of External Affairs is a three-week orientation programme for diaspora youth conducted with a view to promote awareness on different facets of life in India and the progress made by the country in various fields e.g. economic, industrial, education, science & technology, communication & information Technology, culture. KIP provide a unique forum for students & young professionals of Indian origin to visit India, share their views, expectations & experiences and to develop closer bonds with the contemporary India.In its series, the Government has decided to organize 6 KIPs during the financial year 2019-20.

2.         The schedule of upcoming Know India Programmes are as follows:

S. No.

No. of KIP

Partner State

Duration of the whole KIP in India

Schedule for visiting Partner State.

Last date of online submission of applications on KIP Portal.


54th KIP

Punjab, and Haryana.

1st August to 25th August , 2019

Punjab – 6 August to 10th August, 2019; &

Haryana -10th August to 15th August, 2019.

30th June, 2019.


55th KIP


3rd September to 27th September, 2019.

7th September to 16th September, 2019

15th  July, 2019.


56th KIP


1st October to 25th October, 2019.

5th October to 14th October, 2019.

15th August, 2019

4.      Interested candidates may apply at keeping in mind the last dates of online submission. You may also refer to  and download the user manual towards a better understanding of the application procedure.

5.        Note: No application of an applicant may be considered for these KIPs, if the said applicant had already visited India under any of Government of India’s Funding Schemes.

6.        Please feel free to write at for any further assistance/clarifications pertaining to this matter.

Go to Top | Back | Print

Latest News