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February 25, 2017

Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship (MSDE) signed MoU with Wadhwani Foundation for PMYUVA

New Delhi : Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship (MSDE) and the Wadhwani Operating Foundation (WOF) announced a partnership aimed to empower Government of India’s Pradhan Mantri Yuva Udyamita Vikas Abhiyaan on entrepreneurship. Jyotsna Sitling, Joint Secretary, MSDE and Dr. Ajay Kela, President and CEO, Wadhwani Operating Foundation signed the MoU in the esteemed presence

Skill Development

Samsung signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Assam Skill Development and Entrepreneurship department

Guwahati : Electronics major Samsung signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Assam skill development and entrepreneurship department to set up a skill development centre to impart skill development training to youths to repair mobile phones, televisions, and other gadgets. “This will be our first skill centre in the Northeast and we plan to

Corporate Skill Initiatives

Paytm – HSIIDC signed MoU, collaborated to work on G2C payments, collateral free loans to MSME and establish Centre of Excellence (CoE) for training and skill development in Haryana

Chandigarh :  The Haryana State Industrial and Infrastructure Development Corporation (HSIIDC) and mobile payment platform Paytm signed a pact aimed at encouraging digital transactions in the state. A memorandum of understanding was signed by HSIIDC managing director Sudhir Rajpal and Paytm CFO Madhur Deora, a Haryana government release said here. Paytm will develop and promote

International

Almost half Australia’s graduates leave university without the skills for a job

Only every second person graduating from Australian universities feel confident they have the right skills needed for a job. GradAustralia, a start-up helping graduates find employment, surveyed 14,000 students across 38 universities for its Top 100 Graduate Employers publication. Only 56% of those surveyed agreed with the statement: “My course provides me with the skills necessary

Regional

पिछले 45 वर्षों में नहीं बना एक भी मेडिकल कॉलेज, मुख्यमंत्री ने किया तीन-तीन मेडिकल कॉलेज का शिलान्यास

रांची :  मुख्यमंत्री रघुवर दास ने कहा कि राज्य को तकनीकी शिक्षा व स्वास्थ्य के क्षेत्र में राष्ट्रीय मानक के स्तर तक पहुंचाने के लिए एक साथ तीन प्रमंडलीय मुख्यालय पलामू, हजारीबाग व दुमका में मेडिकल कॉलेज का शिलान्यास किया जा रहा है। पिछले लोकसभा चुनावों के दौरान किए गए वादे को आज पूरा किया

International

Free access to tech-voc education Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) not limited to high school graduates : Philippine Senator

Philippines : Technical and vocational training or tech-voc is not only limited to high-school graduates who are incapable of going to college, but is also open to unemployed Filipinos and workers who seek to enhance their respective skills. This statement was made by Sen. Joel Villanueva a day after tackling his measure that seeks to

Regional

Health department to include skill development activities to rehabilitate mental patients

Nagpur: State Public Health Department, on Thursday, took several decisions pertaining to reducing social isolation; rehabilitation and help mental patients stand on their own feet after getting cured. The decisions were taken at a meeting headed by Directorate of Health Services (DHS) director Dr Satish Pawar. The health department runs four mental hospitals in the

Regional

Consider ITI engineering diploma holders for lateral entry in B. Tech. under Prime Ministers Special Scholarship Scheme (PMSSS) : J&K Education Minister

Kashmir  : In a breather to ITI engineering diploma holders, the Education Minister Syed Altaf Bukhari, on Wednesday urged the Government of India, All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) Chairman to enable lateral entry of the students for their admission to B Tech course under Prime Ministers Special Scholarship Scheme (PMSSS). Speaking at the

MSDE

स्किल इंडिया अभियान को मिला माइक्रोसॉफ्ट का साथ, भारतीयों को ‘स्किल’ से जॉब दिलाएगा माइक्रोसॉफ्ट का “प्रॉजेक्ट संगम”

मुंबई : प्रधानमंत्री नरेंद्र मोदी के स्किल इंडिया अभियान को माइक्रोसॉफ्ट का बड़ा साथ मिला जब कंपनी ने ऐलान किया है कि वह ‘Project Sangam’ नाम से नया प्लैटफॉर्म ला रही है। माइक्रोसॉफ्ट के सीईओ सत्या नाडेला ने यहां फ्यूचर डिकोडेड कॉन्फ्रेंस में ऐलान किया कि वह LinkedIn को अब मिडल लेवल की नौकरियों में

Regional

“क्लिक योजना” : स्वैच्छिक स्ववित्त पोषण आधारित कम्प्यूटर कौशल प्रशिक्षण के लिए विद्यार्थियों से वसूले जाएंगे 960 रुपए

ब्यावर (राजस्थान) : शिक्षा के अधिकार कानून के तहत 6 से 14 वर्ष तक के बच्चों को सरकार निशुल्क शिक्षा उपलब्ध करवा रही है। वहीं क्लिक योजना में छात्रों से कक्षा 6 से 8 में 960 रुपए कोर्स फीस के नाम पर विद्यार्थियों से वसूले जाएंगे। क्लिक योजना के तहत कक्षा 6 से 10 में

Skill Development

Linux Academy-Cybrary released results of 6000 IT professionals based survey on “Micro Certification, a non-traditional learning mode to gain skills”

Dallas : Linux Academy, the foremost online Linux and cloud training platform and community, and Cybrary, the world’s first and only no cost, open source cyber security MOOC provider, today released the survey results of more than 6,000 IT professionals on micro certification. The purpose of the survey, conducted in January 2017, was to gain

Candidate's Corner

मुख्यमंत्री कौशल विकास योजना के तहत् सिपेट-रायपुर के पाठ्यक्रम में प्रवेश काउंसलिंग 25 फरवरी से 5 मार्च तक

बस्तर (छत्तीसगढ़) : मुख्यमंत्री कौशल विकास योजना के तहत् सेन्ट्रल इंस्टीट्यूट आॅफ प्लास्टिक इंजीनियरिंग एवं टेक्नोंलोॅजी रायपुर में रोजगारोन्मुखी पाठ्यक्रम में प्रवेश के लिए काउंसलिंग 25 फरवरी से 5 मार्च तक अलग- अलग ब्लाकों में होगी। जिला कौशल विकास प्राधिकरण के सहायक संचालक ने बताया कि बस्तर के युवाओं को प्लास्टिक इंडस्ट्रीज से जोड़ने के

Corporate Skill Initiatives

Microsoft launched “Project Sangam” to support ‘Skill India’

Mumbai : Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella launched “Project Sangam” on day two of Future Decoded. “Project Sangam” will support government’s ‘Skill India’ initiative through skill building as well as connecting the skilled with jobs. Nadella started with LinkedIn which has 39 million users. “It is going to help them focus on economic opportunities. LinkedIn India

Other Ministries

India’s first heliport at Delhi to be inaugurated on 28th Feb, will also act as Skill Development Center for pilots and engineers

New Delhi: India’s first heliport, built by state-owned Pawan Hans Ltd in the northern part of the capital, is set to become functional next week, a year after successfully undergoing trial runs. Union civil aviation minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju will inaugurate the new facility on 28 February, which has come up at an investment of

MSDE

“Government to open 25,000 ITI for skill development across countries” : Minister of Skills

Agartala (Tripura) : The government has decided to set up at least one Industrial Training Institute (ITI) in each block of the country to provide skill development training to all, Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Minister Rajiv Pratap Rudy said here on Tuesday. Addressing Tripura’s first Digi-Dhan mela in Agartala, Rudy said that currently 25,000 blocks

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