SUPATHA is the diocesan career advancement programme centre dedicated
To promote the youth of the Diocese of Udupi in to the civil services and key leadership
positions of our nation’s governance through competitive exams.
To form the youth of the Diocese of Udupi as value based leaders in the society who promote
and affirm human dignity, gender equality, integrity, accountability, excellence and sustainable
SUPATHA operates networking with Karnataka Regional Organization for Social Service (KROSS) and the
diocesan social service units, with the purpose of empowering our youth by giving them the technical
assistance, motivation and building their capacities. This unit also functions as the centre for planning,
information sharing, research and development.
Value based leaders for the just and peaceful nation building
Competent, Committed and Effective people are into civil services and other key leadership positions
of the Governance of our nation
Empowering the marginalized youth of the Diocese of Udupi to get into governance through various
Meritorious Youth and Children of Diocese of Udupi (8th Std to PG Students)
Networking with the various units of the Diocese like parishes, school/college
administration, YCS, ICYM, ICDP etc.
What we do?
Database: Collecting and compiling the data of the interested and meritorious students
availing the services of various schools & colleges, YCS/ICYM, ICDP, Christian SHG’s, and
Catholic Associations of the parishes.
Compilation of employment details and other opportunities.
Information dissemination about Career options, competitive exams and employment opportunities.
Constantly Motivating the youth and their parents towards taking up civil services
Organizing trainings to face various competitive exams and interviews to those who are
aspiring for the civil services.
Selection Criteria for the programme
Students aged between 13 to 30 (8th to Post graduate) who have secured above 65% marks
in individual subjects
Those who exhibit high level of motivation and self confidence and having a desire to
serve the nation
Identifying the bright students (Class VIII onwards) of the Diocese through visiting
schools, parishes, families
Motivation and counseling the Students
Motivation and counseling the parents
Forming the students clubs at the school/parish/deanery level
One to one session with the students and parents
Identifying a volunteer each at the parish/school level and giving them orientation
Building a resource team at the diocese level
Conducting ongoing programs/activities for the identified students through quiz,
mock test, mock interviews, talent search, student clubs, exposures etc.
Personality Development course/sessions
Enhancing self-esteem and self-confidence in students
Coaching in communicative English Language
Documentation and follow-up
Playing the role of a resource bank
Motivating the eligible youth to take up civil service examinations
Counseling and helping them to apply and write various civil service examinations