India Skills Competition

India Skills Competition Finals to be held in Delhi from 2 - 6 Oct 2018

India Skills Competition is the largest skill competition in the country held every two years exhibiting extraordinary talent from across the country. The initiative by National Skill Development Corporation under the aegis of Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship aims to showcase the power of skills and raise the recognition of skilled professionals worldwide.

This year the India Skills Competition will be held from 2nd to 6th October in New Delhi.

This competition will witness more than 400 competitors participating in 46 skills, 6 traditional skills and 4 demo skills.

The winners would get an opportunity to represent India at the World Skills International Competition scheduled next year in Kazan, Russia.

Additionally, for the first time, Abilympics, Olympics of Abilities is being organized in 10 skills featuring persons with disability. The vocational skills competition is specifically designed for specially-abled individuals to express their unique talents.

The event will also include youth engagement activities such as ’Try a Skill’ and counselling sessions, skill exhibition, seminars and panel discussions.

A brief event flow is as follows:
2nd Oct. 2018: Inaugural Ceremony
3rd Oct. 2018: Skill Ministers’ Conclave, Skill Competitions, Career Counselling
4th Oct. 2018: Skill Competitions, Career Counselling
5th Oct. 2018: Skill Competitions, Career Counselling, CEO Roundtable Conference
6th Oct. 2018: Closing Ceremony

Therefore, you are requested to extend the opportunity to all the students and teachers of your school to witness the largest Skill Competition in the country on 3rd, 4th and 5th October 2018 between 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM at the Aerocity Grounds, New Delhi.

For more information you may contact Ms. Mehr Pasricha ([email protected]) or visit