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Friday, January 22, 2021



NSDC partners with California State University to offer 200+ free courses

January 21, 2021 2:27 pm

eSkillIndia and California State University Long Beach will initially add courses from sectors such as healthcare, management, information technology, finance, employability skills etc. There will be a special focus on courses for upskilling of trainers.

Mumbai University collaborates with Dell Tech, AIF, NSDC, to equip 1 lakh students with career skills

November 06, 2020 1:45 pm

The partnership focuses on building capacity and certifying 200 college faculties by University of Mumbai. Each of these trained faculties will further engage with 500 aspiring youth by conducting workshops on career guidance in colleges affiliated with the varsity.

NSDC, Microsoft to train 1 lakh underserved Indian women in digital skills

October 30, 2020 12:02 pm

Over 70 hours of content on digital, employability, nano entrepreneurship and communication skills will be provided free of cost to underserved young women. The initiative is aimed at bringing more young women into the future workforce

Over 69 lakh skilled under PMKVY, Rs 5,100 crore allocated: Govt

November 21, 2019 4:41 pm

To implement the skill training programmes, a total of Rs 5,034.44 crore has been disbursed under the NSDC, while for CSCM component Rs 808.96 crore has been disbursed to state governments.

World Youth Skills Day 2019: NSDC, betterU link pact for skill development partnership

July 15, 2019 8:54 pm

Global education-to-employment platform betterU, in partnership with NSDC, will work to integrate NSDC's current solutions and technologies and will also collaborate with its partners to strengthen current systems.

Dented confidence: The ‘trust’ element in PPPs

November 24, 2015 1:09 am

The exit of National Skill Development Corporation CEO, and the circumstances leading to it, has led to a trust deficit in India Inc.

NSDC CEO, COO resign on differences with SkillMin

October 10, 2015 2:19 am

The resignation follows a tussle between the skill development ministry and NSDC on who will hold the pilot position on Centre's skill development agenda.

Skill gap hits IT industry

May 24, 2015 3:40 am

Staff crunch shackles the sector that is set to add four lakh jobs by 2022.

Re-skilling skill development

May 23, 2015 12:53 am

Rigorous evaluations are needed to ensure vocational training results in desirable outcomes in terms of jobs and wages.

Foreign contributions to National Skill Development Fund exempted from FCRA

April 30, 2015 1:53 am

The exemption is expected to help more funds come in for skill development as the government looks to train nearly 11 crore workers by 2020.