ASDM to conduct skill competition on April 25&26


DIPHU, Mar 9: The Assam Skill Development Mission is going to organize state level skill competition on April 25, 26 at Guwahati.

According to information, the competition is conducted in line with World Skills which is the most respected skill competition in the world honoured as Skills Olympics, held every two years, bringing together over 1000 competitors across the world to compete in more than 52 skills. World Skills 2019 scheduled in August 2019 will be held in Kazan, Russia. This skill competition will be pathway for talented youth of Assam to World Skills 2019 scheduled in Russia. The National version of this skill completion known as India Skills organized by World Skills India Secretariat-NSDC is scheduled on July 15, 2018 at New Delhi.

District Project Manager Sarbajong Hanse said that students from different institutions which include Diphu Government College, Rangsina College, Rukasen College, Eastern College, Thong Nokbe College, Diphu Polytechnic College, ITI Diphu, Haflong Government College, Maibang College and ITI Haflong can participate in the India Skill Assam competition 2018.

The lists of skills which include Beauty Therapy, Plastic Die Engineering, Graphic Design, CNC Milling, CNC Turning, Restaurant Services, Fashion Technology, Welding, Health & Social Care, Website Design & Development and Sattra Traditional Craft of Mask Making of Assam.

“The State level competition will consist of three key stages namely; 1) Registration 2) Screening and 3) Final state level competition. As a run-up to the state competition, competitors from various institutions are expected to register online. Subsequently the screening would be held at Guwahati pre-identified venues for specific skills from April 2-7, 2018, post which a specific number of competitors per skill will be shortlisted for state level competition on April 25-26, 2018,” the manager stated.

Mentioning that registration on line will be opened from March 4 to 11, the authority also appealed interested persons to contact at 7002017676 or Email ID: and Rishiraj Borthakur, Skill Project manager-in charge for skill competition mobilization at 9401222774 and Email ID: asdm.rishiraj.barthakur Aspiring persons from Karbi Anglong also can contact district project manager Sarbajong Hanse at 8720962241.