IndiaSkills Competition

Under the aegis of Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, National Skills Development Corporation (NSDC) organizes IndiaSkills Competition. These competitions are held every two years at Regional and National level and aim to scout for talent from across the country. Skilled youth from different districts, states and regions get an opportunity to exhibit their skills and compete at a national platform. IndiaSkills raises the profile and recognition of skilled people, and show how important skills are in achieving economic growth.

The winners of the IndiaSkills further get an opportunity to nurture their skills over the next one year and prepare themselves to represent India at WorldSkills International Competition.

IndiaSkills 2021 will be one of the biggest skills competitions in the country which will witness participation of 30 States/UTs in 54 skills including newly introduced seven (7) new-age skills. Approx. 1500 candidates from will participate in five (5) Regional Competitions.

Calendar of IndiaSkills 2021 Regional and National Competitions

Zone City From To
East + North-East Patna 20th October 2021 23rd October 2021
West Gandhinagar 29th October 2021 1st November 2021
North Chandigarh 15th November 2021 18th November 2021
South Visakhapatnam 1st December 2021 4th December 2021
National Bengaluru 6th January 2022 10th January 2022

With an aim to provide world-class infrastructure to the participants, this year the competitions are being held in a decentralized model, wherein the skill competitions will be conducted at multiple Partner Institutions (skill/trade specific) in the host city. The opening and closing ceremonies will be conducted at a centralized venue, in which participants from all the skills including jury, experts, mentors, state officials will participate.

REGIONAL COMPETITION - EAST

Date: 20 - 23 October 2021 Venue: Patna, Bihar

The competition will be hosted in the capital city, Patna, starting from October 20th and will conclude on October 23rd, 2021. Over 240 participants from eight states including Bihar, Jharkhand, Odisha, West Bengal, Andaman & Nicobar, Mizoram, Assam and Tripura will display their talent in 42 skills.

The opening ceremony for IndiaSkills 2021 Regional Competition will take place at Gyan Bhawan on 20 October at 11 AM and conclude at Bapu Dham on 23 October 2021 at 5:30 PM. The competitions will be held at eleven partnering institutions which specialize in different skill trades.

The public of Patna, Bihar are invited to attend the skilling competitions at following venues *

S.No.

NAME OF PARTNERING INSTITUTION

TRADES

ADDRESS

1

Tool Room Training Center, Patna (TRTC)

1. CNC Milling

2. CNC Turning

3. Plumbing and Heating

Patna, New Patliputra Colony, Patliputra Colony, Patna, Bihar 800013

2

Central Institute of Petrochemical, Engineering & Technology (CIPET)

4. Plastic Die Engineering

5. Mechanical Engineering CAD

CIPET College, Hajipur, Bihar 844101

3

National Institute of Fashion Technology, Patna (NIFT)

1. Fashion Technology

2. Graphic Design Technology

3. Painting and Decorating

NIFT Campus, Mithapur Farms, Patna - 800001

4

National Institute of Electronics & Information Technology, Patna (NIELIT)

1. Electronics

2. Electrical Installation

3. IT Network System & administration

4. Mobile Robotics

5. Web Design

6. Cloud Computing

7. Cyber Security

8. ITSSB

9. Refrigeration and Air Conditioning

NIELIT, Bihta Kanpa Road Near IIT Patna Main Gate, Amhara, Bihta, Bihar 801106

5

New Government Polytechnic, Patna

1. Bricklaying

2. Cabinetmaking

3. Carpentry

4. Joinery

5. Welding

6. Wall and Floor Tiling

7. Information Network Cabling

Polytechnic more, Patliputra Path, Patliputra Industrial Area, Patliputra Colony, Patna, Bihar 800013

6

Institute Of Hotel Management, Hazipur

1. Cookery

2. Bakery

3. Restaurant Services

4. Patisserie and Confectionery

5. Hotel Reception

Institute of Hotel Management Catering & Nutrition, An Autonomous Body under Ministry of Tourism, Government of India, Ramashish Chowk, Hajipur – 844 102, Vaishali, Bihar

7

Navin Sinha Memorial Park

1. Landscape Gardening

Navin Sinha Memorial Park, Rajbanshi Nagar, Patna

8

Hotel Patliputra Continental

1. Beauty Therapy

2. Hairdressing

Hotel Patliputra Continental, Anisha bad, Patna

9

Ambedkar Institute of Higher Education

1. Health and Social Care

Ambedkar Institute of Higher Education,Gola Road More,Bailey Road, Near Rajdhani Petrol pump, Patna

10

ITI Digha, Center of Excellence, Patna

1. Autobody Repair

2. Automobile Technology

3. Car Painting

ITI Digha, Patna

11

Arena Animation Center

1. 3D Digital Game Art

A-188 Pc Colony Kankarbagh Patna Near Lohiya Park /Shalimar Sweets Opposite Airtel/Jio Store, Jai Prabha Medanta Hospital/Canara Bank Patna, Bihar - 800020

** Timings: 10 AM – 4 PM

*Please carry a Government ID proof for entry. Entry would be subject to discretion of the management/ organisers

*No entry into premises without mask

REGIONAL COMPETITION - WEST

Date: 29 October - 1 November 2021 Venue: Gandhinagar, Gujarat

S. No. PARTNER INSTITUTES ADDRESS
1 Apollo Nursing Institute, Ahmedabad Plot No, 1A, Gandhinagar - Ahmedabad Rd, GIDC Bhat, estate, Ahmedabad, Gujarat - 382428
2 Arena Animation Centre Agrawal Avenue, 3rd Floor C.G. Road, Opp. Navrangpura Bsnl Telephone Exchange,Ahmedabad, Gujarat – 380006
3 Berger I-Train, Ahmedabad 17, Premchand Nagar Rd, Premchand Nagar Society, Satellite, Ahmedabad
4 Ganpat University (GUNI), Mehsana Ganpat Vidyanagar Mehsana-Gozaria, Highway, Kherva, Gujarat - 384012
5 IIJM, Ahmedabad IIJM, B, 4th Floor-411, Ratnakar-9 Square, Opp. Keshavbaug, Mansi Circle Road,
Vastrapur, Ahmedabad - 380015
6 IIM, Ahmedabad Sargam Marg, Vastrapur, Ahmedabad, Gujarat - 380015
7 Indo-German Tool Room, Ahmedabad Plot No. 5003, Phase 4, GIDC, Vatva, Ahmedabad - 382445
8 Industrial Training Institute, Kubernagar ITI Rd, Near Galaxy Cinema, Naroda, Ahmedabad, Gujarat - 382475
9 Institute of Hotel Management Institute of Hotel Management, Ahmedabad-Gandhinagar Highway (Between Koba & Infocity )
Bhaijipura Patia, PO - Koba, Gandhinagar – 382426
10 International Automobile Centre of Excellence (iACE) Raisan, 382421, Near PDPU Gandhinagar, Gujarat - 382007
11 ISAS - International Beauty School, Ahmedabad 1st Floor, Zodiac Plaza, Near Nabard Flat, H.L, Commerce College Rd, Navrangpura, Ahmedabad, Gujarat - 380009
12 Khodiyar CAD Center India Pvt. Ltd. Khodiyar Group, Third Floor, Acumen Complex, Near Passport Office, University Road, Ahmedabad - 380015
13 L&T, CSTI NH 47 Plot No.144-146, Chacharwadi, Chacharwadi Mata Temple Stop, Bawla, Road, Chacharavadi, Sarkhej, Ahmedabad, Gujarat - 382210
14 Maruti Regional Training Centre, Ahmedabad Maruti Suzuki ARENA (Uday Autolink, Ahmedabad, Kathwada), 4th Floor, Galaxy House, Nr. Galaxy Intercity, Sardar Patel Ring Rd, Opp. Dastan Farm, Kathwada, Gujarat - 382430
15 NIFT, Gandhinagar NIFT Campus, GH-O Road, behind Infocity, Gandhinagar, Gujarat - 382007
16 Satyam Printers Ambica House, Nr. C.U. Shah College, opp. United Bank of India, Income Tax, Ahmedabad, Gujarat - 380004
17 Shree Swaminarayan Institute of Technology Gandhinagar - Ahmedabad Rd, Near EDI & Sardar Patel Ring Road Circl, GIDC Bhat, Bhat, Gandhinagar, Gujarat - 382428
18 Skill Development Institute JCARC Campus, Jaggannath temple, Uvarsad Road, Adajaj, Ahmedabad - 382421

REGIONAL COMPETITION - NORTH

Date: 15 - 18 November 2021 Venue: Chandigarh

IndiaSkills 2021 Regional Competition – North will be hosted in Chandigarh from 15-18 November. Over 325 participants from eight states and union territories including Chandigarh, Delhi, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, Punjab, Uttarakhand, and Uttar Pradesh will showcase their talent in more than 45 skills.

The opening ceremony for IndiaSkills 2021 Regional Competition – North will take place at Inderdhanush Auditorium, Sector – 5, Panchkula (Haryana) on 15 November and the event will conclude with a ceremony at the same venue on 18 November. The competitions will be held at 15 Partner Institutes (PIs), which specialise in different skills.

The public is invited to attend the skill competitions at the following venues:

S. No. Skills Partner Institutes Address
1 3D Digital Game Art
Chandigarh University
NH-95, Ludhiana-Chandigarh State Highway, Punjab - 140413
2 Brick Laying
3 Graphic Design Technology
4 Wall and Floor Tiling
5 Digital Construction
6 Industrial Design Technology
7 Autobody Repair
Government ITI, Sector 28, Chandigarh
Sector-28 C, Chandigarh (GITI)
8 Car Painting
9 Automobile Technology
Chitkara University, Rajpura, Punjab
Chandigarh-Patiala National Highway (NH - 64), Village Jansla, Rajpura, Punjab - 140401
10 Plumbing and Heating
11 Bakery
CIHM, Sector 42, Chandigarh
Sector- 42 D, Chandigarh - 160036
12 Cooking
13 Hotel Reception
14 Patisserie and Confectionery
15 Restaurant Service
16 Beauty Therapy
Orane International School of Beauty & Wellness
SCO 232, 233, 234 Level 3, Sector - 34 A, Chandigarh - 160022
17 Hairdressing
18 Carpentry
Indo Swiss Training Center (CSIR-CSIO), Chandigarh
CSIR-Central Scientific Instruments Organisation (CSIR-CSIO), Indo Swiss Training Center, Sector 30 C, Chandigarh - 160030
19 CNC Milling
20 CNC Turning
21 Industrial Control
22 Joinery
23 Mechanical Engineering CAD
24 Mechatronics
25 Plastic Die Engineering
26 Welding
27 Robot System Integration
28 Additive Manufacturing
29 Cloud Computing
Punjab Engineering College
Sector 12, Chandigarh - 160012
30 Cyber Security
31 IT Software Solutions for Business
32 Web Technologies
33 Mobile Applications Development
34 Concrete Construction Work TBC  
35 Electrical Installations
Chandigarh College of Engineering & Technology (CCET), Sector 26, Chandigarh
Sector 26, Chandigarh - 160019
36 Electronics
37 IT Network Systems Administration
38 Mobile Robotics
39 Refrigeration and Air Conditioning
40 Fashion Technology
Northern India Institute of Fashion Technology, Mohali
Phase 1, Opposite DIC, Phase 1, Shakti Market, Industrial Area, Sector 57, Sahibzada Ajit Singh Nagar, Punjab - 160055
41 Painting and Decorating
42 Visual Merchandising
43 Floristry
Chandigarh College of Architecture
Vidya Path, Sector 12 D, Chandigarh - 160012
44 Landscape Gardening
45 Health and Social Care INSCOL
405, Elante Offices Industrial & Business Park, Industrial Area Phase I, Chandigarh - 160002
46 Information Network Cabling Infotel Connect, Mohali QTL B/71, Industrial Area Phase - 7, Mohali - 160055, Punjab
47 Renewable Energy Punjab Energy Development Agency, Chandigarh Solar Passive Complex, Plot No. 1&2, Sector - 33 D, Chandigarh - 160020

REGIONAL COMPETITION - south

Date: 1 - 4 December 2021 Venue: Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh

NSDC will organise IndiaSkills 2021 Regional Competition - South from 1 to 4 December in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, bringing together over 400 participants from five states—Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, and Telangana—who will showcase their talent in more than 50 skills.

The opening ceremony of the Southern competition will be held at Andhra University Convention Centre, Visakhapatnam on 1 December and the event will conclude at the same venue on 4 December. The competitions will be held at 10 Partner Institutes (PIs) specialising in different skills.

The public is invited to attend the skill competitions at the following venues:

S. No. Partner Institutes Address
1 Andhra University, Visakhapatnam Maddilapalem, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam - 530003
2 Andhra University Convention Center Beach Road, HPCL Colony, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam - 530003
3 Government ITI (Old), Kancherapalem, Visakhapatanam Old ITI Area, Gavara Kanchara Palem, Kancharapalem, Visakhapatnam - 530007
4 MSME Technology Centre, Achuthapuram, Visakhapatnam Plot No. 6, Industrial Corridor – Pudi, Achutapuram Visakhapatnam - 531011
5 Skill Development Institute (SDI), Arilova, Vishakapatnam Mudasarlova, BRTS Road, Arilova, Visakhapatnam - 530040
6 Sun Senora Institute of Hotel Management and Catering Technology Beside ISKCON Temple, Sagar Nagar Beach Road, Visakhapatnam - 530045
7 Varun Motors, Marripalem, Visakhapatnam D.No. 37 – 5 - 88 /1, Varun Point, Manchukonda St, Muralinagar, Visakhapatnam - 530007
8 Anoo's Salon & Clinic 47-10-24 / 25, 1st Floor, Sai Trade Centre, 2nd Street, Dwarakanagar, Visakhapatnam - 530016
9 Arena Animation 201, Sai Shopping Centre, RTC X Roads, Dwarakanagar, Vishakhapatnam - 530016
10 FX Animation 47-10-48/2, 4th Floor, GK Towers, Dwarakanagar, Vishakapatnam - 530016

indiaskills 2021 NATIONAL COMPETITION

Date: 6 - 10 January 2022 Venue: Bengaluru, Karnataka

preparing for worldskills shanghai 2022

Post Regionals and IndiaSkills National competition, the top two participants per skill will be selected for training and development programme. Under the said programme, the candidates will be trained on several fronts by the Industry Experts/Mentor/Coaches including:

  • Classroom & Practical Training on Basic Skills
  • Project Based Training
  • Industrial Training/Corporate Training
  • Exposure Visits to Industries
  • Mind Coaching, Life & Performance Coaching  
  • Personality Development

One candidate per skill (1st position holder in respective skill) will represent the country in the WorldSkills Shanghai, to be held in October 2022.