Latest News on Skill Development

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  • Govt may fall short of its skill development goal of training one crore youth
    Under the PMKVY-2.0, launched in October 2016, ministry had targeted to impart skill training to one crore youth for over four years (2016-20). Out of this, 60,00,000 was the target under short-term training while 40,00,000 was the target under the recognition of prior learning (RPL) component for 2016-20. Skills development ministry may fall short of its skilling target under flagship scheme Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana with government having imparted training to 73.47 lakh youth […]
  • New scheme for entrepreneurship development of disabled persons
    Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said that the MSME Ministry will soon announce a new scheme on entrepreneurship and skill training for disabled persons as it looks to expose their talents and provide a market for their products. The MSME Ministry is planning to soon announce a new scheme on entrepreneurship and skill training for disabled persons as it looks to expose their talent and provide market for their products, said Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on […]
  • Centre reviews skill development & entrepreneurship initiatives with states
    New Delhi: The Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE) organized a day-long consultative workshop on 18 February, with representatives from States and Union Territories, to review skill development across geographies and segments and to seek their valuable suggestions on streamlining the upcoming initiatives. The key thrust of the workshop was to increase the participation of the District Committees for better coordination of the skill efforts in each district and to achieve the broader objectives […]
  • 73.47 Lakh Candidates Trained Under PMKVY
    New Delhi: Under the Skill India Mission, Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship is implementing a flagship scheme called the Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY) 2016-20 with an objective to provide skilling to one crore youth under Short Term Training (STT) courses and Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) across the country in a four years period i.e. 2016-2020. Under PMKVY (2016-20), as on 17.01.2020, 73.47 lakh (appx.) (40.27 lakh STT + 33.20 lakh RPL) […]
  • Approx 2.62 Crore New Jobs Generated During 2011-18
    Employment generation, coupled with improving employ ability has been the priority of the Government. 69.03 lakh candidates were trained under the Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY) as in November 2019 Around 2.62 crore new jobs were created in rural and urban areas between 2011-12 and 2017-18 among regular wage and salaried employees, says the Economic Survey 2019-20, which was laid in Parliament on Friday. 69.03 lakh candidates were trained under the Pradhan Mantri Kaushal […]
  • Budget 2020 highlights
    Budget 2020 Highlights India: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman presented Union Budget 2020 in the Parliament today. Sitharaman’s Budget speech had several important announcements. At the start of her speech, Sitharaman paid homage to late Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. “GST resulted in Rs 1 lakh crore gains to consumers, removed inspector raj and helped transport sector,” said the FM. Talking about employment, Sitharaman said, “Our people should be gainfully employed, our businesses should be healthy; for all […]
  • Skill Minister urges PSUs to increase participation in Apprenticeship
    New Delhi, December 5, 2019: Dr. Mahendra Nath Pandey, Minister of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship (MSDE) urged Central Public Sector companies to significantly increase their participation in the government’s apprenticeship program at a National Seminar held to spread awareness and participation in Apprenticeship Programme, today. The seminar was organised by MSDE in collaboration with the Standing Conference of Public Enterprises (SCOPE) and Department of Public Enterprises (DPE), with an aim of increasing participation in the […]
  • Govt to launch PMKVY 3 in next FY: Skill Minister
    Govt launched the PMKVY scheme in 2015 and revamped it in 2016 to impart skills to one crore persons by 2020. NEW DELHI: The government is planning to launch third phase of its flagship Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY) in the next financial year, Minister of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Mahendra Nath Pandey has said. The government launched the PMKVY scheme in 2015 and revamped it in 2016 to impart skills to one crore […]
  • Over 69 lakh skilled under PMKVY, Rs 5,100 crore allocated
    To implement the skill training programmes, a total of Rs 5,034.44 crore has been disbursed under the NSDC, while for CSCM component Rs 808.96 crore has been disbursed to state governments. Under the Skill India Mission’s Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY), the government has trained 69.03 lakh people across India. The data was provided by Minister of State in Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, RK Singh while answering a question in Parliament. Replying […]
  • Computer Education Franchise
    In a growing economy like India, the entrepreneur keeps on searching for new options to develop their business. The best profitable business opportunity in India is a franchise business. The franchise is just an extension of an existing company and you can earn maximum in a franchise business with less investment. There are varieties of franchise business opportunities in India. This may include various franchise business like consultancy franchise, financial franchise, health care franchise, education […]
  • HRD Ministries in talks to set up skill hubs in schools
    The Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE) is in talks with the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) to create ‘Hubs of Excellence in Skills’ in schools for students from class 9 to 12. The objective of the proposed initiative is to impart skills to students at an early stage. Tech-oriented skill The hubs will introduce technology-oriented skill programmes in schools. One hub school will focus on one particular skill and cater to 4-5 […]
  • Skill Development Minister announces IndiaSkills 2020
    New Delhi: Dr. Mahendra Nath Pandey, Minister of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship has announced the opening of online registrations for IndiaSkills 2020, a biennial competition to scout talent from the country, offering them a platform to showcase their skills at national and international competitions. IndiaSkills 2020 provides a platform for skilled and talented Indian youngsters to showcase their abilities at regional and national level competitions in over 50 skills. Regional legs of the competitions are […]
  • Targeted PMKVY, skills framework rejig proposed
    “Going forward NSDC (National Skills Development Corporation) will cease to play the role of an implementor of Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY) and focus on its other three roles,” the ministry has said in its draft vision document. NEW DELHI: The government plans to revamp its skills framework, including a more targeted Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana and setting up of a dedicated national institute of skill development to centralise skill training and funding. […]

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