In a bid to boost skill training and entrepreneurship in the remotest corners of the country, Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, Hon. Minister of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Petroleum and Natural Gas (MSDE) today announced comprehensive reforms for Jan Shikshan Sansthan (JSS), to further strengthen the skills ecosystem benefiting those in the underprivileged sections of society.
The announcements were made today during the National Conference for Jan Shikshan Sansthan (JSSs) which was held today at the AICTE Auditorium in New Delhi; and saw a gathering of more than 700+ people from JSS across India.
Formerly under the Ministry of Human Resources Development, Jan Shikshan Sansthan has been transferred to the Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship in 2018. Today’s conference saw the release of new guidelines, aligning the JSSs to the National Skill Qualification Framework (NSQF).
This marks an important step towards the convergence of all skilling activities under the aegis of one ministry, bringing in transparency and accountability to the entire skilling ecosystem. Read More