Training
Partners *

202

Training Partners *
202

Industry
Partners

250

Industry Partners
250

Trainees
Enrolled

264682

Trainees Enrolled
264682

ASCI

Assessment
Partners

8

Assessment Partners
8

Assessment
Completed

194824

Assessment Completed 194824

Qualification Pack
Developed

86

Qualification Pack Developed
86
Highlights

India is the largest producer, consumer and exporter of spices and spice products. It ranks third in farm and agriculture outputs. Agricultural export constitutes 10 per cent of the countryís exports and is the fourth-largest exported principal commodity. The agro industry in India is divided into several sub segments such as canned, dairy, processed, frozen food to fisheries,
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Agriculture Industry

Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY) is a unique initiative by the Government of India that aims to offer 24 lakh Indian youth meaningful, industry relevant, skill based training. PMKVY was envisaged as a key measure to impart skills-based training to the youth, making them capable of earning and supporting the nationís anti-poverty endeavors. The scheme becomes all the more important
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PMKVY

National Occupational Standards (NOS) is a document that describes the knowledge, skills and understanding an individual needs to be competent at a job. NOS promote industry best practice, and have been developed by industry practitioners covering all industry sectors. NOS describes functions, standards of performance & knowledge/understanding. A set...
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NOS

Sowing Skills, Harvesting Opportunities...

Welcome to Agriculture Skill Council of India

Agriculture and allied activities accounts for about 15.7 % of country's GDP and is estimated to employ about 124.7 million people as cultivators and 106.8 million as agricultural labour (Census 2001). Besides this Agriculture Industry employs a large number of people in the Organized and the Unorganized sector, the data pertaining to the same is however not available. Based on the assumptions of Food Grain Production and Manpower required to handle the total produced, the same is derived at (0.20 Million) for Organized and (1.95 Million) for Unorganized sector.
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Vision & Mission

  • End to end approach on skilling and linking all the stakeholders of Agriculture Value Chain.
  • Creating more non-agricultural jobs (Agriculture Allied Activities).
  • Achieving rapid growth in the Agriculture sector through intensive skill development.
  • Linking and generating maximum number of entry-level jobs.
  • Enhancing the economic value of time and labour of landless workforce.
  • Making farmers of the country Agriculture entrepreneurs through Market Information.
  • Linking the farm labour with wage related employment in Agriculture sector, during non farming months.

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