Ministry of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises (M/o MSME) envisions vibrant MSMEs. We promote growth and development of the MSME Sector, including Khadi, Village and Coir Industries. This is done in cooperation with concerned Ministries/Departments, State Governments and other Stakeholders.
The Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Development (MSMED) Act was notified in 2006 to address policy issues affecting MSMEs as well as the coverage and investment ceiling of the sector.
The Plan explores various aspects of MSME Sector, relating to the growth of the sector. These may be classified under various important verticals to provide theme-based focus, while devising strategy for the sector.
There are a number of schemes and programmes to help and assist entrepreneurs, especially small businesses. Besides this, several other Ministries have also been supporting the cause of MSME sector.
Schemes envisages financial assistance for establishment of new institutions (EDIs), strengthening the infrastructure of the existing EDIs and for supporting entrepreneurship and skill development activities.
Awareness of all prgrammes, schemes and events is done by the Ministry in print and electronic media including social media. All attached and subordinate offices, autonomous institutions and PSU under the Ministry also enage in publicity through news and events.
PMEGP is a credit linked Scheme to facilitate participation of financial institutions for higher credit flow to micro sector. Its objectives are to generate continuous and sustainable employment opportunities in Rural and Urban areas of the country.
Development Commissioner (MSME) was established in 1954 and over the years, it has seen its role evolve into an agency for advocacy, hand holding and facilitation for the small industries sector. It has over 70 field offices and 21 autonomous bodies (Tool Rooms, Training Institutions and Project-cum-Process Development Centers) under its management.
KVIC is a statutory body established by an Act of Parliament (No. 61 of 1956, as amended by act no. 12 of 1987 and Act No.10 of 2006 with a mission to create employment opportunities in Rural Areas with focus on women and weaker sections of the society.
"खादी वस्त्र नहीं विचार है."
Coir Board, set up under the Coir Industry Act, 1953 by the Governement of India, is engeged in sustainable development of Coir Indutry through research and development, quality improvement, modernisation and training, market promotion and welfare of all those who are engaged in the coir industry.
NSIC, a Public Sector Enterprise under MSME, has a mission of promoting, aiding and fostering the growth of micro, small and medium enterprises in the country. NSIC operates through countrywide network of offices and Technical Centres . It offers a package of services for marketing support, credit support, technology support and other support services.
National Institute for MSMEs (NI-MSME), is a premier institution for the promotion, development and modernization of the SME sector. The Institute strives to achieve its avowed objectives through a gamut of operations ranging from training, consultancy, research and education, to extension and information services.
Mahatma Gandhi Institute of Rural Industrialisation has been set up by the collaborative efforts of KVIC and IIT Delhi at the historical premises of Maganwadi, Wardha. The Institute envisions to support, upgrade and accelerate the process of Rural Industrialization in the country.
Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises are the most prolific job creators and pioneers in developing new ideas. M/o MSME desires to help these businesses located at geographically dispersed locations with the concept of “Virtual Cluster”.
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MSMED act 2006 provides for registration of enterprises with District Industries Center(DIC). The filling of EM-I & EM-II with DIC for such registration has now been replaced with filling of Udyog Aadhaar Memorandum(UAM). The UAM can be filled on udyogaadhaar.gov.in as per Gazette Notification dated 18.09.15.