Archived Press Releases

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15-Jan-2021 PMKVY 3.0 will take skilling to the remotest of villages and towns in India; States and Districts will have an increased responsibility”: Dr. Mahendra Nath Pandey Download (3.05 MB)
25-Dec-2020 Skill Ministry and Tata launch first batch of Indian Institute of Skills, Mumbai Download (922.8 KB)
24-Dec-2020 DGT - MSDE inks pact with MICROSOFT and NASSCOM FOUNDATION for digital skilling to augment the employability of Young India Download (785.41 KB)
21-Dec-2020 Skill India undertakes Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for workers under Department of Panchayati Raj in Chandauli and Varanasi Download (675.39 KB)
18-Dec-2020 Skill India Establishes First Centre of Excellence for Skill Development in Power Sector Download (775.66 KB)
27-Oct-2020 “Awarding bodies and Assessment Agencies are key pillars of skilling ecosystem, new guidelines will further strengthen the regulation framework”: Dr. Mahendra Nath Pandey Download (756.55 KB)
10-Sep-2020 Role of Trainers are Essential & Crucial in Skilling, Reskilling and Upskilling: PM Shri. Narendra Modi Download (1.11 MB)
21-Aug-2020 Industrial Training Institute (ITI), Berhampur Files 3 Patents against COVID 19; Leverages technical expertise to contribute to Aatmnirbhar Bharat Download (261.48 KB)
20-Aug-2020 With an aim to skill, reskill and upskill country’s youth in the shipping sector, The Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship partners with The Ministry of Shipping Download (452.59 KB)
15-Jul-2020 Skill India Mission 5th Anniversary Celebration on the occasion of World Youth Skills Day More Information
24-Jun-2020 MSDE-IBM Partnership Unveils Free Digital Learning Platform “SkillsBuild Reignite” to Reach More Job Seekers & Provide New Resources to Business Owners in India Download (559.36 KB)
20-Jun-2020 Over 96,000 people trained as Yoga Instructors and Trainers under Skill India Mission Download (599.41 KB)
30-Mar-2020 "Apprentices will continue to get their full stipend during COVID-19 Lockdown": Dr. Mahendra Nath Pandey, MSDE Download (480.92 KB)
29-Mar-2020 Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship readies all NSTIs to be used as quarantine centres in preparedness of COVID-19 Download (464.35 KB)
04-Mar-2020 "40% of 73 lakh candidates trained under Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana 2016-2020 are women candidates while Jan Sikshan Sansthans have 90% female trainees" – Mahendra Nath Pandey Download (619.26 KB)
18-Feb-2020 District Skill Committees (DSCs) to work closely with the Center to drive demand-driven skill development initiatives Download (546.14 KB)
18-Dec-2019 The Directorate General of Training, Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship launches public registry for all skilling information Download (451.46 KB)
05-Dec-2019 Dr. Mahendra Nath Pandey urges Central PSUs to increase participation in Apprenticeship programme Download (727.72 KB)
15-Nov-2019 India Skills 2020 opens for registration, competition to be conducted across 50 skills Download (593.54 KB)
09-Nov-2019 National Entrepreneurship Awards 2019 conferred to 30 Young Entrepreneurs and 6 Organizations / Individuals building Entrepreneurship eco-system in the country Download (1.08 MB)