Kothagudem: Singareni Seva Samithi launches PPT training classes

A pre-primary training programme was launched...

Apprenticeship awareness programme held at MCCIA

An apprenticeship awareness programme was...

Changes in Apprenticeship Rules 2019 – what you should know

Taking the Government’s flagship project Make in...

Investing in Skills and Education

The narrative on the future employability of...

SONY India partners with NSDC

SONY India announced their partnership with National Skills Development Corporation (NSDC) and Kedman Skilling Private Ltd on 20th September. They will provide job opportunities for youth. The collaboration is set to impart the professional skills and provide product...

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What great HR managers do differently

Great managers are not born that way; they make an effort to create a difference by going the extra mile. We all have heard someone say this or perhaps have said it ourselves, "The best boss I ever had." Familiar enough? What sets them apart from the other...

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SAMPURNA celebrates its 10th Foundation Day

The whole team of SAMPURNA was elated with joy, exuberance and enthusiasm on the occasion of its 10th Foundation Day. The auspicious day was started with ‘Ganesh Vandana’. Several acts and musical programs were presented by the staff of SAMPURNA. MD & CEO, Mr....

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PPP and CSR models helping skills education in schools

The National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) with sponsorship from the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with SkillEd India with backups from Public-Private Partnerships (PPP). Various corporate...

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India Is Scoring BIG!

Walchand PeopleFirst Ltd. (WPFL) joined hands with the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) to encourage the  Indian participants for WorldSkills Competition 2019 which was held in Kazan, Russia. This was an initiative led by NSDC under the aegis of...

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GST on services or skill development?

The GST Council did not grant Indian Institute of Welding with a waiver in Goods and Services tax that is applicable on the fabrication services. The tax on fabrication services is applicable at 18 per cent and IIW has expressed remorse. This waiver is being demanded...

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Launching Skill India in Mangalore

On 16th September, Mangalore Institute of Fire and Safety Engineering and National Skill Development Corporation jointly organized the launch of Skill India Program in Mangalore at Town Hall. The program was inaugurated by the Vice-Chancellor of Mangalore University,...

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Mahatma Gandhi – The first propagator of Skill India

Today, the air across industries is filled with the talks and demands for a skilled workforce that is efficient and knowledgeable about its trade. It is a wave that propagates empowerment by empowering the youth irrespective of gender and demographic through imparting...

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Making the most out of apprenticeships – Logistics

“Skilling is building a better India. If we have to move India towards development, then skill development should be our mission” – Shri Narendra Modi, Prime Minister, India As per the estimates, the total workforce in the logistics sector will increase from the...

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TRAIN THE TRAINER: an initiative towards further advancement

Ministry of Skill, Development and Entrepreneurship is joining hands with IBM( International Business Machines) as a part of Skill India campaign for training the ITI (Industrial Training Institute) teachers in basic AI (artificial intelligence). The training program...

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Making the most of apprenticeships in Healthcare

Apprenticeships have always helped young minds to gain career opportunities with wage premiums. No matter how old the practice of apprenticeships has been, it has continued to benefit thousands of people who want to work while learning. Unlike internships, where...

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Apprenticeship – Current Scenario and future Solutions

When the government amended the Apprentices Act, it intended towards building a more regulated and industry inclusive ecosystem of apprenticeship. But in its previous tenure, the target of reaching 50 lakh apprentices in five years was missed by a huge margin. Plus...

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Skill India Mission – But how much of a success?

In stark numbers and figures, India is witnessing the worst unemployment rate in 40 years, an NSSO report says. Where the critics of the centre believe that this situation is due to the economic slowdown, the leaders of ministry especially Union Labour Minister...

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8 Reasons why retail companies need to hire apprentices

The Indian Retail industry has witnessed a phantom leap in growth and expansion as new players set foot into the marketplace each day. What appeared to be stand-alone brick and mortar stores that ruled consumer buying for more than a century has now had an adept...

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