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March 22, 2018

Archives for June 20, 2017

Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship planning to release ‘New definition of skills in line with international standards’

New Delhi : The skill development and entrepreneurship ministry is readying to release a definition of skills in line with international standards, two years after it launched the Skill India Mission. The new definition will clearly outline what constitutes skills and the ministry hopes to see a substantial increase in the number of skilled personnel

140 से बढ़ाकर 700 करोड़ हुआ झारखंड में कौशल विकास का बजट, 20 लाख युवाओं को मिलेगा प्रशिक्षण : मुख्य सचिव

रांची : विकास आयुक्त सह योजना व वित्त विभाग के अपर मुख्य सचिव अमित खरे ने कहा है कि युवाओं का कौशल विकास राज्य सरकार की प्राथमिकता है। इसी कारण इस वर्ष कौशल विकास का बजट 140 करोड़ से बढ़ाकर 700 करोड़ कर दिया गया। विकास आयुक्त सोमवार को प्रोजेक्ट भवन सभागार में नेशनल स्किल

Punjab Government to establish 100 acres spread World Class Skill Development University at Chamkaur Sahib

Chandigarh : The Punjab Government announced to establish first World Class Skill Development University of North India at Chamkaur Sahib. Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh had earlier accorded his approval to set up World Class Skill Development University at Chamkaur Sahib and the announcement regarding the same was made during budget speech by Finance Minister

Australia and India should come together to skill workforce in sports sector : Australian High Commissioner

New Delhi : India by 2022 would require around 4 million skilled workers to fill sports related professional vacancies in diverse capacities. This provides a great opportunity to industry to skill workers to meet the rising demand, said Harinder Sidhu, Australia’s High Commissioner to India, at the ‘Australia-India Sports Partnership Meet’ on the theme ‘Importance

GIFT (IFSC) – NIFM signed MoU for developing skills development programs focusing international financial services

New Delhi : India’s first global financial hub, the Gujarat International Finance Tec-City (GIFT), a Government of Gujarat project (GIFT City) in Gandhinagar, Gujarat has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with National Institute of Financial Management (NIFM), an autonomous institution of Union Ministry of Finance, for skills development with specific focus on international

IT workforce should get skilled in Artificial Intelligence (AI), Data Analytic and Cyber Security sectors to stay employable : Minister

Mumbai : At a time when the country’s Information Technology industry is forced to carry out mass layoffs, experts argue that Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Data Science sectors offer a glimmer of hope. While it is feared that IT jobs are being lost to robots. Y S Chowdary, Minister of State for Science & Technology,

PrintLab teamed up with Free_D, launched 3D printing courses to up-skill disadvantaged women in India

PrintLab, a global distributor of 3D printed products for education, has teamed up with Free_D, a social enterprise supporting disadvantaged women in India with access to computer aided design (CAD) and fabrication skills. Working together they have delivered a successful range of courses to organizations in the country, including a number of shelters for women