Tamil Nadu Skill Development Corporation was registered as a non-profit, Section 25 Company under Companies Act in the year 2013 to address the skill gap requirement and to expand the ambit of its functions. Initially, it was formed as Tamil Nadu Skill Development Mission in 2009 and later converted as Society followed by incorporation as a Company under the Companies Act.

Tamil Nadu Skill Development Corporation is created with the objective to increase skilled manpower in Tamil Nadu so as to fulfill skill needs of industries there by attracting large investments to our State. The Vision 2023 document envisages training and skilling 20 Million persons by 2023. To achieve this objective, Government has taken pro-active measures to enhance the skilled work force in the state both quantitatively and qualitatively, thereby transforming the state into a Skill Hub of the country. This will ultimately attract investment to our state resulting in large scale employment generation benefiting youth.

Tamil Nadu Skills Summit 2018

Tamil Nadu has been leading in skill development and ranks first among all States in terms of the number of factories and industrial workers.

The Key industries in Tamil Nadu include Heavy commercial vehicles, Automobile and Auto Components, Engineering, IT and ITeS, Cement, Banking and Financial Services, Drugs and Pharmaceuticals, Agro and food processing, Textiles and Garments, Leather tanning industries, Electronic hardware and Tourism.

The Tamil Nadu Skill Development Corporation to further the initiative on skill development is organizing the "Tamil Nadu Skill Summit 2018" at Advanced Training Institute (ATI), Guindy, Chennai -32, on 9th and 10th June 2018

Tamil Nadu Individual Skills Hunt 2018

The individual Skills Hunt is a platform for identifying and selecting skilled individuals in the State to showcase their expert vocational skills and individual talents in the following trades. The final round of hunt will be held at two ITIs, ATI and Anna university in Chennai,
on 11th and 12th June 2018.


Only individuals born on or after 01.01.1997 are eligible for the Skills Hunt.

Venue for the Skills Hunt:

Government ITI for Men Guindy, Chennai 32.
Government ITI, Ambattur, Chennai 98.
Advanced Training Institute (ATI), Guindy, Chennai 32.

The winners in the State Level Skills Hunt will be eligible to participate in the Southern Regional Skill Competitions to be held at Bengaluru from June 21st and 23rd, 2018.

Winners in the Regional Skill Competition may get a chance to exhibit their skills in India skill Competition, New Delhi and World Skills Competition to be held in 2019 at Russia.

Last date of registration is 06th June 2018

Registration Closed



For further details and queries please contact

The Regional Joint Director of Training, Chennai.

044 - 22500418

The Regional Joint Director of Training, Trichy

0431 -2422171

The Regional Joint Director of Training, Coimbatore

0422 – 2646222

The Regional Joint Director of Training, Madurai

0452 – 2566200

The Regional Joint Director of Training, Tirunelveli

0462 - 2551251