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January 16, 2018

MSSDS inviting Expression of Interest for Empanelment of Training Providers under Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY 2.0)

MSSDS is a nodal agency for implementing , monitoring, coordination and convergence related to skill development and entrepreneurship activities to leverage employability. Commissioner of Skill, Employment & Entrepreneurship acts as Ex-Officio CEO, MSSDS which implements centrally and state sponsored skill development schemes in the state of Maharashtra for skilling of unemployed youth. It also acts


Request for Proposals invited for Engagement of a Technical Consultancy firm as PMU for Maharashtra State Skill Development Society

The Maharashtra State Skill Development Society invites proposals from reputed organizations with proven track record of having a thorough understanding and good experience in providing Technical and Project Management Consultancy Services to Skill Development Missions / State Vocational Councils / Employment Missions for implementation and monitoring of Skill Development Schemes. MSSDS plans to engage a


कौशल विकास केंद्रों पर कौशल प्रशिक्षण के साथ अक्षर ज्ञान प्रदान करने की हुई पहल

नूंह : जिले में चल रहे कौशल विकास केंद्रों पर अब गांव की बहू-बेटियां कढ़ाई, बुनाई, सिलाई के अलावा अक्षर ज्ञान व स्वास्थ्य की पढ़ाई भी करेंगी। इसके लिए जिला प्रशासन ने खाका तैयार कर इसकी शुरुआत भी कर दी है। जिन बहू-बेटियों को पढ़ाई लिखाई का ज्ञान नहीं है, उन्हें कौशल विकास केंद्र पर


Date Extended for submission of proposals for conducting Micro-Level Skill Gap Study in Maharashtra

Maharashtra State Skill Development Society invites proposals to participate in the competitive bidding process for Selection of Agency(ies) for Conducting “Micro-Level Skill Gap Study” in the state of Maharashtra. Tender Submission would be online and the deadline to submit the proposal has been extended. For the detailed tender document, interested bidders should visit the website


Youth need to develop entrepreneurial skills, urged to use Nirvana Fund by Ministry : Skills Minister Ananth Kumar Hegde

Karnataka : The ‘Skill on Wheels’ programme organized by the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) to provide information and guidance for youths on employment opportunities and entrepreneurial ventures, was held at the PES Institute of Technology and Management campus on Friday. A large number of youths including those pursuing bachelor degree courses in engineering, applied

Uttar Pradesh

कौशल विकास मिशन के तहत स्टेप-एचबीटीआई में चलाए जाएंगे निःशुल्क कोर्स

कानपुर : हरकोर्ट बटलर प्राविधिक विश्वविद्यालय परिसर में स्थित विज्ञान एवं प्रौद्योगिकी उद्यमिता पार्क (स्टेप-एचबीटीआई) में कौशल विकास पाठ्यक्रम चलाने का निर्णय लिया गया है। इसके लिए अभ्यर्थी 20 जनवरी तक आवेदन कर सकते हैं। कौशल विकास से जुड़े प्रोग्राम नए वर्ष में संचालित करने के निर्णय लिया गया था। शुरुआत दो रोजगारपरक कोर्स चलाए

Notices and Circulars

Notice inviting Expression of Interest from eligible Consultancy firms as Project Management Unit for MSSDS

Maharashtra State Skill Development Society invites Expression of Interest (EOI) for Selection of a Technical Consultancy firm as a Program Management Unit (PMU) for Maharashtra State Skill Development Society (MSSDS). Interested Bidders should visit the website https://ese.maharashtra.etenders.in and www.mssds.in for detailed advertisement or click here. Tender Submission would be online and the deadline to submit


What led NSDC to cease accounts, withdraw powers and authorities of SSSDC and to decide for filing an FIR against Sector Skill Council serviceman ?

New Delhi : On 9th January, National Skill Development Corporation, the skill development regulatory agency had published a Public Notice notifying the withdrawn of powers and authorities of a Sector Skill Council authorized to assess and certify manpower in security sector. While investigating more about this first-of-its-kind strict action against an apex institution regulating standards


Skills Minister Dharmendra Pradhan batted for global tie-ups to turn Odisha into skills hub

Bhubaneswar : Union Petroleum and Skill Development Minister Dharmendra Pradhan batted for global tie-ups to transform Odisha into a skill development and training hub. Pradhan made the observations after holding an interactive session on skill initiatives with global companies, which have gathered here for the ongoing 22nd Refining Technology and Petrochemicals Meet. The sole agenda

Andhra Pradesh

AP Government to collaborate Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba to impart skill training to Andhra youth

Vijayawada :  In a significant step towards improving the employability of youth, the Government of Andhra Pradesh has roped in the e-commerce giant, Alibaba, to impart technical and marketing skills to the job-seekers and absorb the talented ones among them. Taking this initiative forward, Ministers N. Lokesh (Panchayat Raj and Information Technology) and Bhuma Akhila

Other Ministries

Provision for providing skill development training to able-bodied beggars under formulation : Minister of Social Justice

New Delhi : The Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment has recently informed the Parliament about the government’s plans to consider a scheme to rehabilitate beggars and provide skill development training to them. Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment Vijay Sampla, in a written reply to Rajya Sabha, said that meetings were held


Central Govt. sanctioned 9 ITIs and 14 Skill Development Centres to accelerate skilling in Chhattisgarh

Raipur : As part of efforts to enhance skill development, Chhattisgarh has been sanctioned nine Industrial Training Institutes ( ITIs) and 14 Skill Development Centres, the Central Government has informed. The initiatives taken to improve education infrastructure include approval of two Kendriya Vidyalayas at Bijapur and Sukma and three Jawaharlal Nehru Vidyalayas at Bijapur, Narayanpur


आख़िर क्यों छीन लिए गए सेक्यूरिटी सेक्टर स्किल कॉउंसिल से सारे अधिकार ?

नई दिल्ली : 9 जनवरी को राष्ट्रीय कौशल विकास निगम (एनएसडीसी) ने एक विशेष अधिसूचना जारी करते हुए सेक्यूरिटी सेक्टर स्किल डेवेलपमेंट काउन्सिल के वर्तमान अधिकार वापिस ले लेने की घोषणा की थी। स्किल रिपोर्टर द्वारा मामले की तहकीकात करने पर पता चला कि एनएसडीसी द्वारा इस प्रकार का गंभीर फ़ैसला लेने के पीछे सेक्यूरिटी सेक्टर


Jharkhand leading ideation on Skill Development, has become role model for other states : Shri Dharmendra Pradhan

Ranchi : Marking the 155th birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda ji and celebrating National Youth Day, Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas and Minister for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship today addressed the Skill Summit 2018 in Ranchi, under Momentum Jharkhand initiative of the State Government. The event saw 25000 candidates from the State receive their offer


Project Proposal invited under Sagarmala DDU-GKY Convergence Program in the State of Maharashtra

Mumbai : Maharashtra State Rural Livelihoods Mission (MSRLM) through Order No. UMED-MSRLM/JP&SD/O.No.133/2018 dated 10.01.2018 has invited Project Application for the Project Sagarmala-DDU-GKY Convergence Program for the State Maharashtra in the shipping port and maritime sector trades. Applicant may apply in following trades; Ship Breaking , Ship Building & Repair, Fishing equipment & operation, Fishing technique


स्किल समिट में सीएम रघुवर बोले, रांची में बनेगा विदेश भवन, 5 कंपनियों के साथ किया एमओयू भी

रांची : स्वामी विवेकानंद की जयंती पर मोमेंटम झारखंड के तहत रांची के खेलगांव में आयोजित स्किल समिट का आज मुख्यमंत्री रघुवर दास ने शुभारंभ किया। इसमें शिरकत करने के लिए केंद्रीय मंत्री धर्मेंद्र प्रधान, जयंत सिन्हा, फिल्म निर्माता सुभाष घई समेत कई विशिष्टअतिथि पहुंचे हैं। स्किल समिट में नियुक्ति पत्र पाकर युवाओं के चेहरे


Scheduled Caste and Backward Class candidates to be given preference in Haryana during apprenticeship in govt dept

Chandigarh : The Scheduled Caste and Backward Class candidates would now be given preference in proportion to their reservation in Haryana, during apprenticeship in government departments, Haryana Skill Development and Industrial Training Minister Vipul Goel said on Wednesday. Stating this here, Mr Goel said the state government has decided to appoint trade apprenticeship under the


Life Science Sector Skill Development Council (LSSSDC) signed MoU with KDPMA to enhance competency among workforce

Bengaluru : In an effort to give a fillip to competency among the workforce in the industry, the Karnataka Drugs and Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Association (KDPMA) has signed a memorandum of understanding with Life Science Sector Skill Development Council (LSSSDC). The MOU acknowledges the need for the industry to support the skills imparted by the vocational


झारखंड ने रचा रिकॉर्ड, एक साथ 28 हजार युवाओं को दिलाई नौकरी , अगले वर्ष से युवा दिवस पर 1 लाख लोगों को रोजगार मुहैया कराने का वादा

रांची : राष्ट्रीय युवा दिवस के मौके पर शुक्रवार को झारखंड सरकार ने एक साथ 27842 युवक- युवतियों को निजी क्षेत्र में रोजगार दिलाकर एक रिकार्ड रचा है। शुक्रवार को खेलगांव में मोमेंटम झारखंड के तहत आयोजित स्किल समिट 2018 में मुख्यमंत्री रघुवर दास, केंद्रीय पेट्रोलियम और प्राकृतिक गैस राज्य मंत्री (स्वतंत्र प्रभार) धर्मेद्र प्रधान,


NSDC inks MoU with McKinsey’s Generation India Foundation to bolster Skill India Mission

New Delhi : Adding impetus to its endeavors to provide world-class skill training to the Indian youth, National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC), has signed a memorandum of understanding with Generation India Foundation (Generation), a non-profit organisation founded by McKinsey & Company. The collaboration, a non-commercial pilot project, includes training, placement and tracking of upto 5,000


अब सरकार की खुद जॉब कंसल्टेंसी की तरह काम करने की योजना, खुद ही बनाएगी युवाओं का जॉब प्रोफाइल

रायपुर : हर साल 15 करोड़ रुपए युवाओं के रोजगार पर फूंकने के बाद भी कौशल योजना के तहत ट्रेंड सिर्फ 35 फीसद युवाओं को ही नौकरी मिल पाई है। लिहाजा राज्य सरकार चुनावी साल में युवाओं के लिए खुद जॉब कंसल्टेंसी की तरह काम करने की योजना बना रही है। आपके घर की टीवी

Corporate Skill Initiatives

TechM partners edX to facilitate re-skilling of its 1.17 lakh workforce to make them future ready

New Delhi : IT major Tech Mahindra announced that it has partnered with e-learning platform, edX to facilitate re-skilling of its 1.17 lakh workforce in emerging areas like Internet of Things, data analytics, artificial intelligence and cybersecurity. Founded by Harvard University and MIT in 2012, edX counts India as its second largest learner base with