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KSDA Vision

KSDC envisions itself as a premier institution for providing vocational training of the highest quality at global standards for equipping the workforce of Karnataka with market-oriented skills for employment and enterprise to capitalize on the state’s demographic dividend and thereby foster regional ecosystems aligned with India’s vision of self-reliance to drive economic growth and inclusive development of all.


KSDA Mission statement

KSDC is engaged in bridging the skill gaps across sectors by providing short term vocational training and entrepreneurship development programmes to ready the workforce of Karnataka for competing at regional, national and international markets, by leveraging partnerships with stakeholders in industry, academia and other public institutions around the world.

Message from Hon Chief Minister

We are focused on unleashing the potential of Karnataka’s skilled workforce by empowering our youth with education, skill development and entrepreneurship to enable their holistic growth

Message from Hon Minister

Skill Karnataka aims to ready the youth for future – provide them with knowledge, skills and opportunities to pursue their dreams and compete at the global level. Our mission is jobs for all.”

Message from Principal Secretary

The SDEL Department is striving towards convergence of key stakeholders and institutions to uplift communities and citizens across Karnataka through skill development and entrepreneurship. We are confident of making Karnataka the skill capital of India.

Message from Managing Director

KSDC is actively engaged in bridging the current gaps through innovative initiatives and industry partnerships to equip our young workforce with employable skills