Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojna ( PMKVY )
The Skill India Mission :
"We call upon the nation to take a pledge to make India the skill capital of the world" -Shri Narendra Modi
The National Skill Development Corporation, (NSDC) is a one of its kind, Public Private Partnership in India, under the Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship. It aims to promote skill development by catalyzing creation of large, quality, for-profit vocational institutions. Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, is the first of its kind ministry formed by the Government of India in 2014. Its objective and functions include evolving an appropriate skill development framework, removal of disconnect between the demand for and supply of skilled manpower through vocational and technical training, skill up-gradation, building of new skills, mapping of existing skills and their certification etc.
In 2014 NYCS Ltd. started KOVIDA its Skill Training and Entrepreneurship Development wing in view of the skill development scenario in the country. Kovida decided thereupon to undertake the technical trainings for economically underprivileged youth population of the country. Moving ahead with the Vision, NYCS Ltd. became funding Partners with National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) in 2015. NYCS Ltd. also got affiliation with 6 Sector Skill Councils to implement Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojna (PMKVY) across the country.
NYCS Ltd. is affiliated to the following Sector Skill Councils:
• Agriculture Skill Council of India
• Electronics Sector Skill Council
• Apparel & Home Furnishing Sector Skill Council
• Construction Skill Council of India
• Tourism & Hospitality Sector Skill Council
• IT/Ites Sector Skill Council