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  • The world of work

    The world of work

    Skilling development has been given a lot of stress via numerous government schemes and vocational training at school level is beginning to show signs of success. Sarah Berry explores this world of practical training and the future benefits.

    December 20, 2018
  • Cabinet approves formation of new skill development council

    Cabinet approves formation of new skill development council

    In a press conference held today, Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said that the move will help boost India’s skill ecosystem.

    October 10, 2018
  • Vocational training in 44 Odisha schools

    Vocational training in 44 Odisha schools

    The Odisha government has tied up with AISECT, an organisation offering skill-based education, to provide vocational training in 44 schools.The Odisha government has tied up with AISECT, an organisation offering skill-based education, to provide vocational training in 44 schools. The government will partner AISECT for implementation of a centrally-sponsored programme, Vocationalisation of Secondary and Higher …

    December 17, 2017
  • Holistic approach to PLUS POINTS learning

    Holistic approach to PLUS POINTS learning

    With a median age of 29, India is set to be the youngest nation in the world by 2020. And by 2025, it is estimated that 70 per cent of the population will be in the working age group. Will be there be enough jobs for all of them? According to a National Skill Development …

    September 26, 2017
  • Towards tertiary education

    Towards tertiary education

    When it comes to education nothing is too late as one can start from anywhere he wants to. Vocational learning is something which is going to help those aspirants who are looking for job oriented courses. This is traditionally non-academic in nature and is totally related to specific trade, occupation or vocation. In today’s economy, …

    August 29, 2017
  • Bridging the gap

    Bridging the gap

    The growing disconnects between higher education and industry requirement in India is a matter of concern. Even as many graduates pass out universities and aspire for a good job, their lack of requisite skills stands in the way of getting a good break. With over-emphasis on academic performance, even top-ranked institutions are producing qualified but …

    February 9, 2017