New Delhi —Human capital mobility startup, KnackApp Inc. partners with Public-Private-Partnership, National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) to build skilled workforce.
The robo-career discovery and guidance solution by KnackApp, will help candidates in vocational training programmes with over 90 career opportunities across 17 industry sectors.
As part of the first phase of this partnership, NSDC is rolling out KnackApp with approximately 20,000 skill seekers in NSDC accredited Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Kendra (PMKK) that operates the MSDE flagship programme and the Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY).
Over the last 10 years NSDC, in support of Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship (MSDE), has collaborated with the private sector, state governments, small and medium size businesses, industry sector experts, academic institutions, and foreign government agencies to build a vibrant skilling ecosystem in India.
NSDC also fostered the growth of innovative business models in the skilling and vocational training space, including integration with education systems.
As part of its strategy, NSDC supports emerging companies and technology start-ups by offering counselling, assessment, skill development loans and vouchers and job matching.
NSDC and KnackApp aim to onboard more partners and undertake research to inform the design and implementation of skilling programs.