The 3Es Vital for India’s Economic Progression

The 3Es Vital for India’s Economic Progression...

Leveraging the Power of Apprenticeships – A NETAP Event

India Apprenticeship Forum and NETAP Take Centre...

10 Lakh placed under Skill India Mission – 34 Lakh trained

Skill India Mission achieves 34 lakh candidates...

BBA Degree in Logistics; Human Capital Reinvention

BBA Degree in Logistics Gandhi Institute of...

Apprentice Act Reform – Need of the Hour?

The Indian Apprentice Act (1969) has seen a raft...

The 3Es Vital for India’s Economic Progression

The 3Es Vital for India’s Economic Progression As India continues its jobs and unemployment debate, with new statistics and rhetoric at every stage, what are the factors that form the crux of the challenges to address the skills and jobs crises facing the country?...

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Leveraging the Power of Apprenticeships – A NETAP Event

India Apprenticeship Forum and NETAP Take Centre Stage The National Employability through Apprenticeship Program (NETAP) and the India Apprenticeship Forum (IAF) partnered to organise a felicitous interactive discussion on “Leveraging the Power of Apprenticeships for...

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10 Lakh placed under Skill India Mission – 34 Lakh trained

Skill India Mission achieves 34 lakh candidates trained, 10 lakh are placed More than 10 lakh trainees out of 33.93 lakh candidates under Skill India Mission’s Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY) have been placed in industry jobs, with Uttar Pradesh, Madhya...

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BBA Degree in Logistics; Human Capital Reinvention

BBA Degree in Logistics Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management (GITAM) has inked an MoU with the Logistics Sector Skill Council (LSC) to impart quality training in logistics in an apprenticeship-based model with a Bachelor’s degree programme (BBA Degree) in...

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Apprentice Act Reform – Need of the Hour?

The Indian Apprentice Act (1969) has seen a raft of industry-friendly changes to it in the 2014 amendment of the Act. We have captured the main changes in our post Getting an Apprenticeship Program Off the Ground – A Toolkit for Employers – Part I. However, the intake...

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Leadership led training programs and more

Leadership Led Training & Development A vital component of successful leadership entails planning and development of employee training programmes catered to boost skills and keep abreast of industry changes. Entrepreneurship has received a shot in the arm through...

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Skilling construction workers; Train the trainers

Haryana ITIs to Skill Construction Workers All ITIs in Haryana will soon offer courses to generate skilled artisans in construction-related work such as bricklaying, wood cutting, iron mongering, plumbing, tiles, and paint. This was stated by Haryana Finance Minister...

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Engineering Graduates Score Higher on Employability Than MBA

These are the findings of the India Skills Report 2019 prepared by Wheebox, People Strong and CII in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme, All India Council for Technical Education and the Association of Indian Universities. The report cites that...

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Odisha On a Skill Building Mission

Declaring Odisha as having “one of the most progressive startup policies”, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik is aiming to place the state in the top three start-up hubs by lending support to a minimum of 1,000 startups by 2020. This was stated in Make in Odisha,...

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Study Finds 70% Youth Not Aware of Skilling Programmes

The newly released “Young India and Work” study by the Observer Research Foundation and World Economic Forum has found that an alarming percentage of youth are unaware of the government’s skill-building programmes. This is despite the fact that over seventy percent of...

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Skilling Farmers Vital for Economy

Skilling farmers is vital for the economy This was the message delivered by G. Raghuram, Director of Indian Institute of Management, Bengaluru, at a convocation address at the Mahatma Gandhi University in Nalgonda. Low wages and productivity were rendering an...

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Lenovo-Motorola CSR Skilling Program

Lending support to the Skill India mission Lenovo and Motorola kicked off their flagship corporate social responsibility (CSR) program for 2019 by inaugurating their fifth skill academy in Ghaziabad on 1st November 2018. The program has a reach across 7 locations –...

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New Chairman of the National Skill Development Corporation

Industry veteran Mr. A.M. Naik was appointed Chairman, National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) on 28th November 2018. Mr. Naik’s illustrious career spans 50 years in infrastructure, engineering, and construction. Currently, the Group Chairman of Larsen &...

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