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Submitted by S4IF on April 7, 2021
National Skill Development Corporation - Creating Vocational Skills Through Public-Private Partnership

The National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) is a joint venture between the Government of India and the private sector to facilitate quality skills provision, provide financial resources and special funding schemes to build viable business in skill development and introduce the necessary support systems. The NSDC has shown its capabilities by providing training to nearly 6 million individuals across 33 industrial sectors

Key Features
Systematic identification of skills gap
Available financing for private skills providers towards scale
Strengthening skill value chain through incubating industry- managed Sector Skills Councils that develop standards, quality control and certification
Advocacy towards making skills ‘aspirational’
Special funding schemes for trainees
Technology-based innovation funding
Prof. Suku Bhaskaran
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