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Skill India to upskill 75,000 workers in NDMC via RPL programme

The National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC), knowledge partner of the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE), has launched a project to recognise the...

TKM, NSDC & ASDC collaborate to make 18,000 students employable

National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Toyota Kirloskar Motor and Automotive Skill Development Council (ASDC) to train...

NSDC and Hero Vired to collaborate, upskill youth of India

Hero Vired, the Indian edtech company, and the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) have come together to offer internship opportunities, industry projects and financial...

Samsung, NSDC collaborate to train 50,000 youth

Samsung has tied up with the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) to offer 200 hours of learning, including both classroom and online training, with...

NSDC-Apna app offer professional networking platform for blue & grey-collar workers

Apna, India’s largest professional-networking platform for blue- and grey-collar workers, has entered into an agreement with the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) to provide...

LearnVern raises over USD 1 million funding

Ahmedabad-based edtech platform, LearnVern, has managed to raise more than one million US dollars in funding from international investors. The fund invests in strong...

L&T’s Skill Trainers Academy to skill 1,500 every year

Larsen & Toubro (L&T) has launched its Skill Trainers Academy (STA) to impart high-impact training to trainers engaged in the skilling ecosystem in the...

Hyundai to train, skill, place 580 youth by end of 2020

Hyundai Motor India (HMIL) is gearing up to roll out its skill-development programme as part of its corporate social responsibility or CSR. Aptly called 'Saksham',...

Dell, NSDC, American India Foundation tie up to skill 100,000 students

Dell Technologies, American India Foundation (AIF), National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) and the University of Mumbai have come together to launch the ‘Project Future...

Microsoft-NSDC tie-up to offer digital skills to 1 lakh women

Microsoft has joined hands with the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) to skill over one lakh underserved women in India over the next 10...

IBM and NSDC to offer free digital skills training

Information technology major, IBM, and the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) have come together to offer a free digital education platform. As per the arrangement...

NSDC partners with TCS iON for digital classroom

The National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) has collaborated with TCS iON, in an endeavour to provide continuous online learning to millions of students across...

Videos – Surajit Roy, NSDC on leveraging apprenticeships

India Apprenticeship Forum hosted its flagship event “Leveraging The Power Of Apprenticeships For Creating Human Capital”, on 20th December 2019, at Taj MG Road...

Flipkart and NSDC collaborate to train 20,000

E-commerce company, Flipkart, has collaborated with the Logistics Sector Skill Council (LSC) of the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) to provide training to 20,000...

Thousands of youths to receive skill training from Kudumbashree in Kerala

Kudumbashree, the poverty eradication mission launched by Kerala over two decades back, will offer skill training to 12,000 youths in the State, across 93...

NSDC’s job fair provides jobs to 1400 applicants

The ‘Rozgar Mela’ organised by the National Skill Development Coporation (NSDC) as part of the Skill India initiative saw participation by almost 4000 candidates...

NSDC and Renault-Nissan Alliance collaborate in India

National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) and Renault-Nissan Alliance India have collaborated to provide training to the workers of the latter on future technologies, at...

A.M. Naik appointed chairman of National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC)

The Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship has appointed A.M. Naik — a respected management professional and current group chairman of Larsen & Toubro...

NSDC collaborates with Honda Motorcycle and Jaquar Foundation to offer training...

The National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) has entered into an agreement with Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India (HMSI) and Jaquar Foundation (JF). An MoU...

Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India and NSDC collaborate to establish 10...

Ten automotive labs will be set up in India as part of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed by Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India...

Skill India Mission struggles to meet target, two senior executives quit

Chief operation officer (COO) Jayant Krishna and chief programming officer (CPO) Vishal Sharma of the National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) have quit, at a...

Muthoot Fincorp partners with NSDC to train over 10,000 youth

The Company will also absorb 80 per cent of the trained students (8,000) into the Group for regular positions (job roles), after successful completion of training and assessment of the candidates. 

Train the trainer: NSDC ties up with Singapore Polytechnic & Temasek...

Singapore Polytechnic will work closely with NSDC to develop a TVET Guideline and quality assurance framework for trainer and assessor academies to be set up in India.

From sex workers to skilled professionals

NSDC rescued 13 girls from GB Road, the infamous red-light area in Delhi and skilled them to be unarmed security guards.

NSDC and McKinsey’s GIF collaborate for skill development

The objective is to skill and train candidates in the health and hospitality sectors.

Why it makes business sense to hire people with disabilities

December 3 is observed as International Disability Day, and here’s why corporates want to hire PwDs.

Skill India partners with the Institute of Company Secretaries of India...

The partnership aims to ensure compliance and transparency in the role of company secretaries in the corporate sector.

NSDC & Haryana Government organise placement drive for intermediates

Around 274 students trained on NSQF level 4, received job offers with salary packages close to Rs 2 lakh per annum.

Google and NSDC launch Android Skill Development Programme

A 100-hour course to train developers to create applications for the mobile platform.

How NSDC decided on its leadership team

What began with scrutinising a list of 900 applicants, took six months to identify the two top executives. Beginning with a newspaper advertisement seeking candidates, the shortlisting process that followed was extremely rigorous.

Why is VET important?

In the UK, a 10 per cent increase in professional and technical skills over the next 10 years can  mean an increase in GDP by £163 billion by 2025.

Infineon Technologies & NSDC to upskill manpower for semiconductors in India

Presently, the country lacks skilled manpower in the fields of advanced technologies, such as semiconductors.  

Two union ministries join hands to train 100,000 people for health...

This was the sixth MoU signed by the MSDE with a central ministry over the last three days.

Essar Foundation partners with NSDC to provide employment opportunities

A collaborative skill development programme by NSDC and Essar Foundation, named ‘Ajeevika’, is expected to kick off by June 2015 in Delhi NCR and Ahmedabad.

Why a coaching culture and not any other culture?

“Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?” “That depends a good deal on where you want to get to,”...

200 R&D employees of Microsoft asked to leave

Close on the heels of laying off 1800 employees as part of a restructuring exercise, Microsoft has reportedly laid off 200 more. This time, it...

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Amazon India’s DSP programme to be truly diverse

Amazon will offer a special grant to enable aspiring entrepreneurs from under-represented communities to join its Delivery Service Partner (DSP) programme in India. This ‘diversity’...

Braemar hires John Beckwith as group director-HR

Braemar has appointed John Beckwith as its new group director of HR. The Company that offers advice in the areas of shipping investment, chartering...

Snapchat plans jobs cuts

Snapchat, the multimedia instant messaging app and service, is reportedly gearing up to reduce headcount. Its parent company, Snap reported losses of almost $10...

Former Twitter employee turns out to be a spy

Ahmad Abouammo, who used to work as a manager at Twitter, was found guilty of spying, money laundering, conspiracy and fraud. He has been...

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“The big change has been that we have moved from jobs to skills,” Amaresh...

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“Being good to everyone is being unjust to performers,” Mathew Job, CEO, Crompton

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