National Freelance Training Program (NFTP) 2023
The National Freelance Training Program (NFTP) is now accepting applications for its next phase, aiming to provide online employment opportunities to young people throughout Pakistan. The program is a collaboration between the Ministry of Information Technology and Telecommunication (MoITT) and the Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB).
Through the NFTP, participants will receive training in high-demand digital skills, enabling them to earn a good income through freelancing. Over 11,000 students have already completed the training and have earned over $2.25 million in foreign exchange.
To ensure inclusivity, the Pakistani government is offering significant fee discounts ranging from 70% to 100%.
- Eligibility requirements for admission include having a National Identity Card (CNIC), being a resident of the respective province, and having completed 14 years of education. The age range for admission is 18 to 40 years.
To facilitate the training, 20 centers have been established across the country, providing three months of training in Technical Content Marketing, Advertising, and Creative Designing to unemployed youth.
HOW TO APPLY
Interested individuals can apply online for the program by registering on the National Freelance Training Program website.