Entrepreneurship and skill development programme (SEDP) are being conducted in computer hardware maintenance, fashion design, fashion garments, silk screen printing, batik printing, fabric painting, decorated and scented candle making, diversified jute products, food processing, beautician, tour operator, hand embroidery, training of trainers and others. Several skill development training programs were organized for women SHG members.
EDI has been successfully conducting entrepreneurship awareness camp (EAC) in engineering & science colleges and management institutes throughout the state.It also organized entrepreneurship motivation programme for unemployed youth in almost all districts of West Bengal. It has been conducting a number of faculty development programmes on entrepreneurship (sponsored by the DST, Government. of India) for the faculties of some engineering, science colleges and management institutes.
For retired defence personnel, EDI has been conducting certificates courses in entrepreneurship development and small business development, travel and tourism management with Netaji Subhas Open University (NSOU), and training in export-oriented floriculture, horticulture business, sponsored by Director General Resettlement, Ministry of Defence, Government. of India.
EDI also organized capacity building programmes for SHG entrepreneurs in leather cluster, management skill development programmes for SHG leaders of handloom cluster (sponsored by NHDC Ltd). It also organised EDP for women SHG members (minorities) engaged in zari work and skill development programmes for SHG members.It was the accredited training institute for conducting EDP for the beneficiaries of Prime Minister Employment Generation Programme (PMEGP) in various districts of West Bengal.
During post training period, the trainees are also given support for preparation of project report, conducting market survey, getting financial assistance from banks and other financial intermediaries.
B. Current Course of EDI : (Admission going on)
|Name||Fees (Rs)||Eligibility||Course Highlights|
|5-week Training in Export Oriented Business in Horticultural & Floriculture productsBatch starting : Mid April ,2015||6000.00||Class X & above||Floriculture-Production Area, Collection & Transportation and Marketing of vegetables, fruits, flowers in Domestic and International market.- Post Harvest -Foreign Trade Environment , Product Identification , Export Marketing , Export –Import Procedure-& Documentation , Visit etc.|
|3–Month Certificate Computerised Accounting with E-filing jointly with Webel Informatics LimitedBatch starting : Jan and June every year Seats : 20 only||9,500.00||Commerce Graduate & Computer Literate||Module 1: Accounting with Tally –ERP-9 : Setup and formation of business a business enterprise- Transaction entry- Budgets and budgetary control- Finalization-Inventory Control- Module -2 : E-filing: E-filing of Income Tax, and Goods and Service Tax ,|
Special Features♦ Modern AC classroom ♦ Faculty from Industry & Academe ♦ Special workshop/ seminars ♦ Assistance to Entrepreneurs ♦ Industrial exposure / Visit ♦Interaction with successful businesspersons
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