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Labour, Skill Development and Employment


National Career Service Project

    The Ministry is implementing the National Career Service (NCS) Project as a Mission Mode Project for the transformation of the National Employment Service to provide a variety of employment-related services like career counselling, vocational guidance, information on skill development courses, apprenticeship, internships etc. The NCS portal from 2015.

Pradhan Mantri Rojgar Protsahan Yojana

The Ministry is also implementing “Pradhan Mantri Rojgar Protsahan Yojana” (PMRPY) since 2016-17 with the objective of promoting employment generation with an allocation of 1,000 crores. Under the scheme, Government of India will pay the Employees Pension Scheme (EPS) contribution of 8.33 per cent for all new employees enrolling in Employees Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) for the first three years of their employment.

Shram Suvidha Portal

The Ministry has developed a unified web portal ‘Shram Suvidha Portal’ to bring transparency and accountability in the enforcement of labour laws and ease compliance.

Digital India-e-initiatives of ESIC

e-biz platform:- ESIC was the first organization of Central government, to integrate its services ( Registration of Employers through the e-biz portal of Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion DIPP) to promote ease of business and curb transaction costs.

e-Pehchan: –A process of establishing the identity of the insured person through Adhaar number has been set up by seeding Adhaar number to the insurance number.

National Skill Development Mission

The National Skill Development Mission was launched in 2015 on the occasion of World Youth Skills Day. It aims to create convergence and expedite cross-sectoral decisions through a high powered decision-making framework. It is expected to converge, coordinate, implement and monitor skilling activities on a pan-India basis.



Schemes & Initiatives

Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY)

PMKVY is the flagship outcome-based skill training scheme of this Ministry. The objective of this skill certification and reward scheme is to enable and mobilize a large number of youth to take up outcome based skill training to become employable and earn their livelihood.

The scheme was launched in 2015. The PMKVY is being implemented by the centre along with the states.

Schemes for Entrepreneurship

Pradhan Mantri Yuva Yojana

This Scheme aims at creating an enabling eco-system for entrepreneurship promotion among youth through entrepreneurship education and training, advocacy, easy access to entrepreneurship support network and promotion of social entrepreneurship.


The Special Industry Initiative (SII) for Jammu and Kashmir is funded by the Ministry of Home Affairs and implemented by National Skill Development Corporation.

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