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September 23, 2017

NSDC collaborates with Deakin University, Australia for impact assessments and data analytics

New Delhi : With an aim to develop and foster academic links, National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) and Deakin University, Australia signed a Memorandum of Understanding today. The collaboration will be on projects for conducting Data Analytics and Impact Evaluation Studies in the skills ecosystem. These projects would catalyze bridging the skill gap and enhance

Other Ministries

अल्पसंख्यक समुदाय के हुनर के उस्तादों को मौका और मार्केट मुहैय्या कराने के लिए अल्पसंख्यक कल्याण मंत्रालय कर रहा हुनर हाट का आयोजन

केंद्र की मोदी सरकार स्किल डेवेलपमेंट यानी कौशल विकास को लेकर बेहद फिक्रमंद है। कारीगरों को बेहतर ट्रेनिंग देकर उनके काम में निखार लाने की कोशिश भी हो रही है जबकि कारीगरों की तरफ से बनाए गए प्रोडक्ट्स को सही दाम दिलाने के लिए भी प्रयास कर रही है। अल्पसंख्यक समुदाय के कारीगरों को इस

Other Ministries

Success rate of placements of skilled workforce in textile sector is now above 70 percent : Textile Minister

Jaipur : The recent high growth of foreign direct investment (FDI) in the Indian textiles sector has boosted the confidence levels in the textiles industry, textiles minister Smriti Irani has said. The success rate of placements of skilled workforce in textiles sector is now over 70 percent, she said inaugurating the textiles and apparel fair


Karnataka Skill Development Corporation to open career guidance centres in 726 colleges across Karnataka

Bengaluru : Karnataka Skill Development Corporation (KSDC) and the department of collegiate education collaborated to open skill development and career guidance centres in 726 government and government-aided degree colleges across Karnataka, where students will be guided on how to improve their personalities apart from learning the Japanese and German languages. They will also be taught

Corporate Skill Initiatives

J&K Bank to sponsor skill development training Entrepreneurship Development Cell at University of Kashmir

Srinagar : University of Kashmir’s Entrepreneurship Development Cell (EDC) is organizing a four-month-long skill development training programme ‘Automobile Training- Basic, Advanced & Diagnostic’ at RAI Rangreth in the city outskirts. In the programme, students would be trained in automobile repairing covering areas including basics of automobiles, general automobile repairing and servicing, MPFI system, sensors and

Skill Development

Tourism & Hospitality Skill Council releases Training Partners Handbook at the National Training Partners Meet

New Delhi : Tourism & Hospitality Skill Council (THSC), a sector skill council for Tourism and Hospitality industry under the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC), has released Training Partners Handbook and Assessors’ Handbook at its annual Training Partners Meet 2017 held in Delhi recently. The Training Partners Handbook 1.0 is intended at ensuring clarity in


4 out of 5 Hongkongers view vocational skill training as inferior to University Education : Poll Results

Hong Kong : Many Hongkongers consider vocational education and training an inferior course of study as four out of five respondents do not recognize it as a professional qualification for students, a policy think tank has found. The study commissioned by the Bauhinia Foundation Research Centre cited the finding as indicative of a serious manpower


With Modi’s ‘Skill India’ scheme faltering, government planning to make it more ‘District-Centric’

New Delhi: The Narendra Modi government’s much-touted skilling scheme, the Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY), isn’t quite achieving the results the Centre had hoped for. According to a report in the Indian Express, data revealed that of the 30.67 lakh candidates who had been trained or were undergoing training across the country in June

Skill Development

Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) decided to train rural youth under National Skill Development Mission (NSDM)

New Delhi : Millions of unemployed rural youth in India will now be trained in environment-related subjects under the National Skill Development Mission (NSDM). India’s top pollution watchdog, the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB), has decided to train youth in skills such as municipal waste management and maintenance of air pollution equipment, which it believes

Skill Development

सरकार ने माना, मोदी राज में 60% घट गए नए जॉब्स के मौके

नई दिल्ली : मोदी सरकार नई नौकरियां पैदा करने में नाकाम रही है। इसका खुलासा लेबर मिनिस्ट्री की रिपोर्ट में किया गया है। मोदी सरकार के तीन साल से ज्यादा के कार्यकाल में नई नौकरियों के मौकों में 60 फीसदी से ज्यादा की कमी आई है। इसका मतलब है कि जितनी नई नौकरियां 2014 में

Skill Development

Security Sector Skill Development Council (SSSDC) advised Central Board of Secondary Education to carry out safety audits of schools

New Delhi : Amid growing concern over the safety and security of schoolchildren following the murder of an eight-year-old in Ryan School, Gurgaon, the Security Sector Skill Development Council (SSSDC) has told the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) that it can carry out safety audits of all schools through its specially trained auditors. The

Skill Development

कचरा प्रबंधन को कौशल विकास से जोड़ें, रोजगार भी बढ़ेगा

नई दिल्ली : कुछ दिनों पहले दिल्ली में कचरे का पहाड़ ढहने से हुई घटना से कचरा प्रबंधन के प्रति उदासीनता का पता चलता है। स्वच्छ भारत अभियान देश कचरा प्रबंधन पर जागरूकता का अच्छा प्रयास है,लेकिन इसमें कचरा इकट्‌ठा करने पर ज्यादा जोर है और कचरे के निस्तारण की पर्याप्त का कारण बन रहा


MUDA allocated 34 Acre land to VTU to establish skill development institute

Bengaluru : Mysuru district will soon get a skill development institute which will be set up by Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU), Belagavi.VTU authorities have sent a proposal to the state Higher Education Department for administrative approval to set up the institute at Choranahalli in Mysuru district. Mysore Urban Development Authority (MUDA) had provided 34 acres


UK Department for Education (DfE) launches its FIFTH consultation on apprenticeship funding reform

London : The Department for Education has put out yet another survey on how reforms to apprenticeship funding are affecting employers and training providers today – the fifth such consultation in four years, under four different ministers. Described as a “short” questionnaire, the DfE is asking 32 questions on the impact of the apprenticeship levy.

Skill Development

सिक्युरिटी सेक्टर स्किल डेवलपमेंट काउंसिल (एसएसएसडीसी) ने सीबीएसई को लिखा लेटर,की सिक्युरिटी ऑडिट की

नई दिल्ली : भारत सरकार के कौशल विकास मंत्रालय के तहत आने वाले सिक्युरिटी सेक्टर स्किल डेवलपमेंट काउंसिल (एसएसएसडीसी) ने सीबीएसई को लेटर लिखा है। इसमें बोर्ड से कहा गया है कि स्कूलों में इम्प्लाॅइज के साइकोमेट्रिक टेस्ट कराने में काउंसिल भागीदार बनेगा। काउंसिल तीन दिन के शॉर्ट टर्म कोर्स से स्कूलों के मैनेजर या

Skill Development

Notification : Rajasthan Skill and Livelihoods Development Corporation extended of date of submission of proposals

Jaipur : This notification No. F () RSLDC/DDU-GKY (Phase-5) 2017-18/9805 dated 15.09.2017 is in continuation of the Advt. No. F () RSLDC/DDU-GKY(Phase-5) 2017-18/7045 dated 29-07-2017 and 9047 dated 01-09-2017 for inviting Expression of Interest (EOI) under Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Grameen Koushalya Yojana (DDU-GKY) for Rajasthan. The last date for submission of online submission of proposals


सिंगापुर करेगा पूर्वोत्तर भारत में कौशल विकास केन्‍द्र का निर्माण

नई दिल्ली : सिंगापुर सरकार पूरे पूर्वोत्तर क्षेत्र की आवश्‍यकताओं को ध्‍यान में रखते हुए गुवाहाटी में कौशल विकास केन्‍द्र का निर्माण करेगा। पूर्वोत्‍तर क्षेत्र विकास राज्‍य मंत्री (स्‍वतंत्र प्रभार), प्रधानमंत्री कार्यालय में राज्‍य मंत्री, कार्मिक, लोक शिकायत एवं पेंशन तथा अंतरिक्ष व परमाणु ऊर्जा मंत्री डॉ. जितेन्‍द्र सिंह ने सिंगापुर के एक प्रतिनिधिमंडल से


Karnataka – Finland innovation cooperation to create corridor for skill development, research, science and start-up innovations

Bengaluru : Karnataka Department of Information Technology (IT) and Biotechnology (BT) entered into a memorandum of understanding with the Embassy of Finland in Bengaluru. The innovation cooperation between Karnataka and Finland, called Karnataka–Finland Innovation Corridor, offers a virtual platform facilitating the exchange of information and expertise in the fields of science, research, innovation and skill


Labour organization’s initiative UL Education planned to collaborate with UK Skill Councils and open finishing school soon

Kozhikode : Uralungal Labour Contract Co-operative Society’s (ULCCS) new initiative, UL Education, will collaborate with UK Sector skill councils in the areas of skill development in construction, infrastructure, services including IT and IT enabled services. There will be technical, supervisory and managerial courses for potential stakeholders. British Deputy High Commission, British Council and UK Sector

Skill Development

कौशल विकास मंत्रालय की पेचीदा गाइड लाइन की वजह से तीन दशक पुरानी रोजगारपरक योजना ठप

रोजगार का सृजन करने के लिए बनाए गए कौशल विकास मंत्रालय (स्किल डेवलपमेंट) की पेचीदा गाइड लाइन की वजह से छोटे-छोटे रोजगार करने वाली महिलाओं पर बुरी गुजरी है। बेहद पुरानी सपोर्ट टू ट्रेनिंग एंड इम्पावरमेंट प्रोगाम फॉर वूमेन (स्टैप) का ये हाल है कि 2 साल से इसमें रोजगार लगभग ठप है। पिछले साल

Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu government conducting district-level skill competition on 5th Oct as prelims for State Skill Summit

Tiruchi : The Department of Employment and Training would conduct a district-level skill competition to select best projects of the district which would participate in the State-level skill summit to be conducted through the Tamil Nadu Skill Development Corporation. The State-level skill summit is planned as an exercise to motivate students and enable institutions and