Entrepreneurship and Skill Development Centre
Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli, India
ESD

As per G.O No. 40, Higher Education (K2) Department, dated 26/03/2012, the ENTREPRENEURSHIP CUM SKILL DEVELOPMENT CENTRE was established at Bharathidasan University in June, 2013. The Entrepreneurship and Skill Development Centre has been attached with Department of Commerce and Financial Studies, School of Business Studies, Faculty of Management, Bharathidasan University in September 2018. The Entrepreneurship and Skill Development Centre is responsible for co-ordination of all skill development efforts across University, bridge the demand and supply of skilled manpower, build the vocational and technical training framework, skill up-gradation, build new skills, and promote innovative thinking not only for existing and potential jobs. The Entrepreneurship and Skill Development Centre also intends to work with the existing network of skill development centers, other universities and other alliances in the field. Further, collaborations with relevant State governments, International Organizations, Industry and NGOs have been initiated for multi-level engagement and more impactful implementation of skill development efforts.

Vision

To be a World Class Centre of Excellence to promote Entrepreneurship and Skill Development in order to enrich the Inclusive Growth and World Class Development.

Mission

To develop and promote the employability and entrepreneurship though the Multidimensional Managerial, Technical and Human Skill Development in order to enrich the Inclusive Growth and industrial development.

Objectives

To inculcate a spirit of Entrepreneurship among students.
To organize specific training modules at regular intervals to cater to the needs of the students from varied backgrounds.
To offer certificate/diploma programmes in Entrepreneurship.
To offer consultancy services to the prospective entrepreneurs.
To undertake and promote Research & Development.