ASDM signed a MoU with ITEES, Singapore as the Global Knowledge Partner for establishing North East Skill Centre (NESC) at Guwahati. The objective of establishing a NESC is to offer high quality skills training for the masses especially the rural youth. In the first phase, NESC will provide training under the following sectors: Retail, Beauty & Wellness, Hospitality- Housekeeping and Hospitality – F&B Services.
ABOUT NORTH EAST SKILL CENTRE
North East Skill Centre (NESC) is envisioned to become a premier institute in the field of skill development in Assam. NESC will provide specialised skill development training in the following sectors:
- BEAUTY & WELLNESS
- RETAIL SERVICES
- HOSPITALITY – FOOD & BEVERAGE SERVICE
- HOSPITALITY - HOUSEKEEPING
To address the need of a high quality Technical & Vocational Education Training (TVET) in North-East, the North East Skill Centre will be established in collaboration with Institute of Technical Educational Services (ITEES), Singapore. The NESC will be well equipped to address the dynamic needs of industries and support the social and economic growth in the region.
STATE OF THE ART INFRASTRUCTURE: The North East Skill Centre will have a state of the art infrastructure facility. The skill training centre is opened in a sprawling campus located on the National Highway No. 37. The skill centre will have well equipped domain lab for practical training across the four sectors with necessary equipment and consumables. The campus will have an advanced IT lab with internet connection for the use of the students.
SECTOR SPECIFIC SCHOOL: NESC will focus on imparting training across four sectors viz. Beauty & Wellness, Hospitality – F&B Service, Hospitality – Housekeeping and Retail Service. The campus will have four sector specific school with both theory and practical classrooms. The sectors for training have been selected after meticulous analysis of the sectoral demand in the country.
COURSE CURRICULUM: The course curriculum has been designed in collaboration with ITEES, Singapore is set to meet the prevalent international standards. The course curriculum has also been aligned with National Skill Qualification Framework (NSQF). The specially designed curriculum will be globally portable which will provide the students with additional advantage of accessing the international job markets.
TRAINING BY PROFFESSIONALS: The training will be imparted through professionals who have got an extensive knowledge of the industry. The trainers have undergone specialised Train the Trainer Program at Singapore delivered by resource person from ITEES, Singapore.
INDUSTRIAL COLLABORATION: NESC has collaborated with leading industrial partners to facilitate the training of the students in numerous ways such as guest lectures, industrial visits, on the job training etc. Further, this association with the industry partners can be leveraged upon for placement of the successfully trained candidates.
INCLUSIVE DEVELOPMENT: NESC will focus on all-inclusive development of the candidates. Along with the domain skills additional classes to develop soft skills and communication skills will also be conducted. Recognizing the need of communication skills at work place special emphasis has been given to develop the same among the students and make them job ready.
COURSES OUTLINE AND INTAKE CAPACITY AT NESC
|COURSES||NO. OF TRAINEES PER CLASS||NO OF BATCHES||TOTAL NO. OF TRAINEES||PROGRAM||DURATION OF COURSE|
|BEAUTY & WELLNESS||20||4||80||Certificate Program||1 Year (1500 hours)|
|FOOD & BEVERAGE SERVICE||20||6||120||Certificate Program||1 Year (1500 hours)|
|HOSPITALITY - HOUSEKEEPING||20||4||80||Certificate Program||1 Year (1500 hours)|
|RETAIL SERVICE||20||6||120||Certificate Program||1 Year (1500 hours)|
|TOTAL NUMBER OF SEATS||400|
*Admission for the upcoming batch of 400 seats for the above courses Will be carried out from the month of January 2019
COLLABORATION WITH ITEES, SINGAPORE
ITEES, Singapore is the knowledge partner for establishing North East Skill Centre at Guwahati. NESC plans to impart training of international standard with quality assurance and benchmarking. To formalize the collaboration for the establishment of the NESC in Assam, a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was signed between ITEES and the Government of Assam in Oct 2016 witnessed by both Prime Ministers of Singapore and India. ITEES, Singapore will support NESC by providing technical assistance on:
- NESC Campus Design and Building Works
- Design of Facilities in NESC
- Procurement of Training Equipment and Commissioning of Workshops
- Curriculum Design and Development
- Training of the Trainers
- Training of Centre Management Staff
- Training, Supervision
WHY ITEES, SINGAPORE?
The Institute of Technical Education (ITE) was established as a post- secondary institution in 1992 under the Ministry of Education (MOE), Singapore. ITE is the principal provider of career technical education in Singapore at the technician or semi-professional level, and the principal authority for national occupational skills certification and standards. ITE is guided by its current five-year roadmap, the ITE innovate (2010-2014), to propel ITE to be A Global Leader for Innovations in Technical Education. ITE takes pride in its unique brand of college Education that is based on a holistic “Hands-on, Minds-on, Hearts-on”
“Hands-on” training to equip ITE students with the required skills-set for employment.
“Minds-on” learning to develop them into independentthinking and flexible practitioners, equipped to manage rapid changes in the environment.
“Hearts-on” learning to develop “complete” ITE students, who have the passion for what they do, self-belief and care for the community and society.
Through the internationally-recognized DACUM (Developing A Curriculum) process, ITE ensures that its candidates are equipped with skills needed by Industry. NESC has adopted all the best practices offered by ITE, Singapore through MOU for technical assistance.
|NAME OF THE COURSE||QUALIFICATION||AGE-LIMIT|
|Beauty & Wellness||12th Pass||17 years and above|
|Retail Services||12th Pass||17 years and above|
|Hospitality – Food & Beverage Service||12th Pass||17 years and above|
|Hospitality - Housekeeping||12th Pass||17 years and above|
** 80% of the seats will be reserved for domiciles of Assam. However, in case the seats reserved for the domiciles of Assam remain vacant then the vacant seats may be allotted to students of other states.
All the Candidates shall be required to submit a Medical Fitness Certificate from a Registered Medical Practitioner at the time of admission.
Online registration will start from 20th Nov. 2018 till 15th Dec. 2018.
Interested candidate can apply online @ www.asdm.assam.gov.in & www.skillmissionassam.org
Registration Fee Rs 100/-(Online payment)
PROCEDURE OF ADMISSION
- Admission shall be made strictly as per merit based on Aptitude Test (Multiple Choice Questions) based on English Proficiency, Logical Reasoning and Numerical Ability
- Interview will be conducted for those who have successfully passed the aptitude test.
- Bifurcation of marks:
SL. NO. SELECTION CRITERIA % OF MARKS 1 Aptitude Test 50 2 Personal Interview 50 TOTAL CONSOLIDATED 100 ASSESSMENT CRITERIA FOR APTITUDE TEST NO. OF QUESTIONS MARKS PER QUESTION TOTAL MARKS Logical Reasoning 15 2 30 Numerical Ability 15 2 30 English Language Proficiency 20 2 40 TOTAL 50 100
REGISTRATION, CAUTION MONEY & TUITION FEE
- Total Tuition Fee Rs. 48,000/- (Non-Refundable) per candidate has to be deposited on quarterly basis (@ Rs. 12,000/- × 4).
- Caution money Rs. 1000/- per candidate (one time) has to be deposited at the time of admission. This amount is refundable after completion of the training.
- Pupil Fund Rs.500/- (Non-Refundable) per candidate has to be deposited at the time of admission.
- Training Fee will be deposited on quarterly basis as per follows:
|1||FOR ALL COURSES (BOYS & GIRLS)||Rs 48000/- * (Tuition Fees, Non Refundable) +|
|Rs 1000/-(One time Caution Money, Refundable) +|
|Pupil fund Rs500 (Non refundable)|
|2||REMARKS||Total Tuition Fee of 48,000/- (Non-Refundable) has to be deposited on quarterly basis (@ 12,000/- × 4)|
- Full/Partial Tuition fee can be financed by any Nationalized Bank of India as per their Terms & conditions. The loan for tuition fee is at the sole discretion of bank & eligibility of the candidate.
- Any kind of fee paid will not be refunded at any stage of training.
- The applicant has to apply online on the website www.asdm.assam.gov.in & www.skillmissionassam.org and printout has to be deposited to the institute duly signed by the candidate before the due date as published yearly.