The Ministry of MSME is committed to training of youth to be employable. The training
is imparted through the modality of apex organizations namely
National Institute for Entrepreneurship & Small Business Development (NIESBUD) ,
Indian Institute of Entrepreneurship (IIE)
National Institute for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (NI-MSME)
National Small Industries Corporation Ltd (NSIC)
. To enhance the outreach of trainee, these apex organizations not only impart training themselves but also through various
The Scheme envisages financial assistance for establishment of new institutions
(EDIs), strengthening the infrastructure of the existing EDIs and for supporting
entrepreneurship and skill development activities. The main objectives of the scheme
are development of indigenous entrepreneurship from all walks of life for developing
new micro and small enterprises, enlarging the entrepreneurial base and encouraging
self-employment in rural as well as urban areas, by providing training to first
generation entrepreneurs and assisting them in setting up of enterprises. The assistance
shall be provided to these training institutions in the form of capital grant for
creation/strengthening of infrastructure and programme support for conducting entrepreneurship
development and skill development programmes.
NIESBUD is an apex organization under M/o MSME engaged in Training, Consultancy, Research and Publication in order to promote entrepreneurship. The major activities of the Institute consist of Training of Trainers, Management Development Programmes, Entrepreneurship- cum-Skill Development Programmes and Entrepreneurship Development Programme.
National Institute for MSMEs (NI-MSME), is a premier institution for the promotion, development and modernization of the SME sector. The Institute strives to achieve its avowed objectives through a gamut of operations ranging from training, consultancy, research and education, to extension and information services.
Indian Institute of Entrepreneurship (IIE) (1993) with an objective to promote and develop entrepreneurship, to conduct research and provide consultancy for entrepreneurship development and to collaborate with other organizations in undertaking training, research and other activities.