National Institute for Entrepreneurship and Small Business Development (NIESBUD) is an organization under the Ministry of skill development and Entrepreneurship which provides training, research, consultancy etc. to encourage entrepreneurship. The major function of this institute is to train the trainers, Entrepreneurship cum skill development, management development programme, cluster intervention and Entrepreneurship development programme. Until June 2005, it has undertaken around 21735 different pieces of training which include 187 international programmes. It has trained approximately 2.60 lakhs trainees. The institute has an ISO 9001: 2008 certification since March 2014. The institute has also acquired approval from All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) for initiating post-graduation diploma of 2 years duration in Entrepreneurship Management. The institute makes training needs assessments and builds programmes accordingly. They design and evolve new methods of using media and technology for promoting entrepreneurship among the youth. NIESBUD also undertakes research and development activities to provide information related to entrepreneurship.
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