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Our Affiliates


The 321 training partners, which include for-profit and not-for-profit entities, represent the core philosophy of NSDC. Through its PPP constitution, the delivery of skilled population been placed solely at the doors of private sector companies, that for the good part are funded by NSDC. 

Over the past 7 years, our partners have trained over 11 million people across 39 sectors, at 9000+ fixed and mobile centers, in over 600 districts across the country. If you ask our partners about these numbers, they are more likely to say - 139 million more to go


The two type of courses affiliated under NSDC are: 

  • Courses conducted by NSDC approved training partners which should be certified by Sector Skill Councils (SSCs) as well as courses that may not be certified by SSCs as no SSC exists in that area.
  • Courses certified by SSCs which are not provided by NSDC funded training partners.

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District wise presence of NSDC Partners and centers

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State and Sector wise number of trainings by NSDC in FY 2016-17 till Dec 16

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Since it's inception, one of the pillar on which NSDC was built are the Sector Skill Councils (SSCs), which play a vital role in bridging the gap between what the industry wants and what the skilling curriculum ought to be. 

The National Occupational Standard is one of the most significant contribution of NSDC to India's skilling ecosystem - something that was made possible  by the SSCs, which are national partnership organizations that bring together all the stakeholders - industry, labour and the academia. The SSCs operate as autonomous body. It could be registered as a Sec 25 Co, or Public Limited Co. Funding is initially done by the government. As they grow, the SSCs become self-funded, for-profit organizations.

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Approach Paper for Sector Skill Councils

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Existing Sector Skill Councils

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Job Role

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Affiliated Training Partners

More than 267 training partners are affiliated with NSDC across India. Click below to know more about affiliated training partners.

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Affiliated Sector Skill Councils

There are 40 sector skill councils affiliated with NSDC. Click below to know more about affiliated sector skill councils.

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