The Government of West Bengal is committed towards large-scale skill development for its youth population to improve the scope of gainful employment and entrepreneurial opportunities under the WBSDM (West Bengal Skill Development Mission). All short-term skill development training is being offered by PBSSD (Paschim Banga Society for Skill Development), Government of West Bengal.
Bihar Skill Development Mission (BSDM) has been constituted by The Government of Bihar to empower the youth by providing them with requisite skills to fuel the growth of the state of Bihar. The primary roles of BSDM are to establish a wide network of training centers for the youth and provide employment opportunities to them.
Assam Skill Development Mission was registered under Society Act in 2015. It is is working under the newly created Skill, Employment, and Entrepreneurship Department, Government of Assam with visions of capacity building of unemployed youth and to deliver quality skill training, leading to meaningful employment and stimulating the economy of the state.
Set up in 2008, the Karnataka Skill Development Corporation (KSDC), under the aegis of the Skill Development, Entrepreneurship and Livelihood (SDEL) Department, Government of Karnataka, provides short-term vocational training to more than 60,000 candidates annually under the Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY) and the state’s flagship scheme for skill development – the Chief Minister’s Kaushalya Karnataka Yojane (CMKKY). Through its network of more than 800 accredited training centers spread across the state, KSDC provides skill training in multiple sectors, including automotive, IT&ITeS, logistics, apparel, and electronics, to name a few.