Bhubaneswar: Union Petroleum and Natural Gas, Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Minister Dharmendra Pradhan today dedicated the permanent campus Skill Development Institute in Jatni in Khurda.
The Union Minister said the SDI through its dual education system combining apprenticeships in industries and vocational education will pave new paths for the youths in the country and Odisha.
He said that the institute is the country’s most promising skill development academy promoted by the Oil PSUs to impart quality training and enhance livelihood opportunities.
The institute will train skilled manpower for the ever evolving Oil and Gas sector, said Pradhan. Today, ITI Vadodara and SDI, Bhubaneswar signed a MoU.
The institute will also be a hub of entrepreneurs, added the Minister.
On the occasion, the Union Minister also launched 44 projects. In March last year President Ram Nath Kovind had laid the foundation stone of SDI, Bhubaneswar.