Mission Statement – 2015
62% of India’s population is in the working age group (15-59 years), and more than 54% of the total population is below 25 years of age.
109.73 Million additional skilled manpower will be required across 24 key sectors by 2022.
25% schools will integrate skilling with formal education from class 9 onwards, over the next 5 years, to make skill development aspirational.
3000 College based, 1 National, 30 State, 50 Nodal Entrepreneurship Hubs will be set up to deliver support covering the entire nation.
3-tier structure to implement objectives of the National Skill Development Mission; Rs 3,000 crore per year Credit Guarantee Fund for Entrepreneurship Development has been initiated.Q
5 year targets set for stakeholders by the Policy Implementation Unit for impact assessment.
Quick Links to Schemes
Deen Dayal Upadhyay Gram Kaushal Yojnaa – DDU-GKY
Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojnaa – PMKVY
PMKK-Pradan Mantri Kaushal Kendra
NSDC self-sponsored training (NSDC)
UDDAN – Training for J&K Youth
Green skill development programme
National Rural Livelihood Mission – Ajeevika skills NRLM
National Apprenticeship promotion scheme
Skill Development Initiative Scheme (SDIS)
Ministry of Labor and Employment – MoLE
Craftsmen Training Scheme
Seekho Aur Kamao- For Monorities
Director General of Training – Modular Employable Skills – DGT-MES
Centrally Sponsored Scheme for Vocationalisation of Higher Secondary Education (CSS for VHSE)
Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act – NREGA
Financial assistance for skill training of persons with disabilities