Skill Development Initiatives by Govt. of India
Khadi and Village Industries Commission
The KVIC conducts and facilitates training in numerous kinds of courses. These courses range from a couple of weeks to 2 years in duration. The website provides details on the nature of the training courses, the duration and the qualification required and also provides an online application submission for training.
Click here to read more about the various courses offered etc.
Ministry of Tribal Affairs
The Ministry of Tribal Affairs initiatives include working through the Non Governmental Organisations or Voluntary Organisations in providing professional coaching institutions for ST students to appear in Competitive Examinations. Click here to read more about the details.
Ministry of Rural Development, Department of Rural Development
The MoRD launched the Swarnjayanti Gram Swarozgar Yojana (SGSY) on 1st April, 1999 with a view to ensure inclusion of the rural poor in the growth of the nation. It aims to bring the assisted families above the poverty line by ensuring an appreciable sustained level of income over a period of time.
Click here to read more about the guidelines, requirements, norms, procedures and practices for skill development linked projects under this scheme.
Ministry of Communications and Information Technology, Department of Information Technology
The Ministry of Communications and Information Technology through its Human Resource Development Division is targeted to ensure availability of trained human resources for the manufacturing & service sectors of the electronics and IT industry. The initiatives carried out include identifying gaps emerging from the formal sector and planning programmes in the non-formal and formal sectors for meeting these gaps.
Click here to read more about the initiatives of the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology.