Age: The programme is open to youth of Indian origin in the age group of 16-22 years as on the first day of the month in which the programme is expected to begin. It is open to PIO youths from all over the world. Applicant must provide his previous PIO card number or that of his parents or grandparents or great grandparents.
Previous participations: The applicant should not have participated in any previous KIP or Internship Programme for Diaspora Youth (IPDY) or Study India Programme of MEA. Those who have not visited India before will be given preference. Educational Qualification: Minimum qualification required for participating in CYR is Matric (10th Class) from a recognized Institute or above.
Language: The applicant should be able to speak any of the language viz English, Hindi or Punjabi .