14th December, 2019

ICSI signs MoU with NSDC to train 1 lakh students for GST

The bracing up for GST is becoming a widespread need. Now, the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) has declared to train train over one Lakh CS students, members and other stakeholders to work as GST Account Assistants. The ICSI will work together with National Skills Development Corporation (NSDC) to train the GST-abled work force.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, earlier, emphasized on the role of Company Secretaries in promoting and maintaining the compliance in the corporate sector.

Prime Minister Modi expressed his desire that ICSI should equip over 1,00,000 CS students/stakeholders on GST.

To realise this objective, the Institute has signed an MoU with National Skill Development Corporation on Nov 16 in the presence of Shri Anant Kumar Hegde, Minister of State for Skill Development & Entrepreneurship and the President of ICSI. The MD & CEO of National Skill Development Corporation, Manish Kumar, was also present at the event.