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Tool kits distribution ceremony at IIE under National Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe Hub(NSSH)


Indian Institute of Entrepreneurship (IIE) is organizing a series of comprehensive residentialCapacity Building Training programme (EDP, MDP & ESDP)for development of the SC/ST aspiring/ budding entrepreneurs under National Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe Hub (NSSH) Scheme of the Ministry of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises (MSME), Govt. of India. The core objective of this project is to develop entrepreneurial traits, improvement of managerial capabilities,knowledge and skill of potential entrepreneurs, arousing their entrepreneurial behavior, and assisting them to start their own enterprise and running them successfully.


The Tool kits distribution ceremony of Entrepreneurial Skill Development Program (ESDP) on Beauty Advisor was initiated at the behest of Sri Prasanta Goswami, Course Director cum Assistant Faculty Member, IIE. The programmewas graced by Dr. Avinash Choudhury, Zonal General Manager, North East, NSIC Limited on 18th June, 2019 at IIE. He elaborated the motive of the training programme and the importance of skill development trainings for strengthening entrepreneurial skills. He also reiterated that constant updating of skill levels of the participants can aid in better planning and establish themselves as a successful entrepreneur.Mr. Peter Thawngneichina, Branch Manager, National SC-ST Hub, North East was present in the occasion. He especially emphasized the key role of IIE in entrepreneurship and skill development fields.


Dr. Sriparna B. Baruah, Faculty Member and Head, Centre for Industrial Extension, IIE, Sri Jiten Ch. Kalita, Associate Faculty Member cum Administrative Officer (i/c), Sri Biraj Kr. Das, Associate Faculty Member cum Accounts Officer (i/c) and Sri A. S. Dewan, Assistant Faculty Member were also present in that function.


IIE has organized several capacity building trainings so far under the National Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe Hub (NSSH) Scheme. The Institute has successfully organized so far 10 Nos. of Entrepreneurship Development Programme, 7 Nos. of Entrepreneurial Skill Development Programme as well as 1 No. of Management Development Programme. The programmes were jointly managed by Dr. Santanu Mohan Deka, Course Director cum Associate Faculty Member, IIE and Sri Prasanta Goswami, Course Director cum Assistant Faculty Member, IIE. Sri Prasanta Goswami facilitated and thanked the delegates at the end of the ceremony.