SCOPE (Society for Creation of Opportunity through Proficiency in English), established in 2007, by the Government of Gujarat to build English language proficiency in the youth of Gujarat and thereby create employment opportunities for them has been the most successful PPP model in the state with an established network of 300+ centres through Five Zonal Training Partners (ZTPs) for the purpose of providing English language training to candidates. Another 600+ and odd colleges are also SCOPE centres. SCOPE programme is centred on three challenges of education - Access, Equity and Quality.
Smt. Anandiben Patel
Chief Minister, Gujarat
Skill, Will and Scale are the essence of talent, visualized by Swami Vivekanand, in our youth, knowledge is the tool to carve out the confidence and create the scope of opportunities for our youth. It is an honest endeavour to improve their proficiency in English language. SCOPE can provide them with the sharpness required to highlight their hidden efficiency and prove their potentials in job market.
Shri Bhupendrasinh Chudasama
Education Minister, Gujarat
I have been saying that Water and Dialect ("Panni ane Vaani") have to be used very carefully and responsibly. Though SCOPE, with focus on language (the carrier of Vanni), we are trying to develop communication abilities to compete overseas.
Shri Narendra Modi
Prime Minister of India
Gujarat's experience in setting up the Knowledge Commission, create and skill upgradation could help shape the roadmap in this regard. An innovative example is the Society For Creation of Opportunity through Proficiency in English (SCOPE) set up by Gujarat to enhance English language skills for employment of the youth.
Q1. English speaking person earns more salary with same qualification?
Q2. English is a link language. It is needed for connecting oneself to the globe.