DURSHAL

August 2, 2022

Project Description

Durshal (meaning “gateway” in Pashto) is a flagship project of KPITB that aims to provide Technology-Based entrepreneurship in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Durshal expedite many startups to revolutionize into flourished businesses. Durshal Project envisions the digital transformation of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa by establishing a network of startup incubators and community spaces to facilitate the youth of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa with tech opportunities to empower them with training and enable them to get creative with innovative ideas and launch new businesses.

Objective

  • To produce successful businesses by promoting a digital economy across the province.
  • To provide management guidance, technical assistance, and consulting tailored for young entrepreneurs.
  • To provide facility-based services such as space, shared business services, equipment, technology support services, and assistance in obtaining the financing necessary for growth.

Outcomes

  • Innovation
  • Improved citizen services delivery
  • Free of cost applications development for Government departments

KPYEP aims to build a skilled base of IT and Knowledge-based workers in the province and supports youth entrepreneurs to develop and sustain their own businesses

16K+

Students Trained

3625+

Job Created

224M+

Revenue Generated

Early Age Programming & IT Essentials for the Children of Government Schools by bringing programming to classrooms in a fun and immersive manner.

35K+

Students Enrolled

500+

Number of Schools

24

Number of Schools

Industrial exposure to fresh IT graduates and to equip them with sufficient practical skills to bridge the gap between academia and market demand.

2000+

Students Enrolled

325

Job Created

16M+

Revenue Generated