Employment & Training


Directorate of Employment & Training has two wings:
  1. Training Wing
  2. Employment Wing

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 Training Wing 


The Directorate of Employment & Training, in Ministry of Labour, Employment & Training, is the apex organisation for development and co-ordination at State Level for the Programmes relating to vocational training including Women's Vocational Training. Industrial Training Institutes are under the administrative and financial control of this directorate.


Main responsibilities of this directorate are as follows:


Apprenticeship Training Programme:


Apprenticeship Training Scheme is a combination of Institutional and On-job Training in which the Trainees are exposed to industrial environment. The output of ATS scheme are expected to be skilled worker.


There are three Assistant Director offices in different zone to implement Apprenticeship programme. Main function of these office is to assist, co-ordinate and regulate programmes in State public and private sector industries. The number of allotted seats for Apprenticeship Training in public-sector is 475 while in the private sector, it is 555.


Craftsmen Training Programme:


The Directorate General of Employment & Training (DGE&T) in the Ministry of Labour, Govt. of India, initiated Craftsmen Training Scheme (CTS) in the year 1950 for imparting skills in various vocational trades to meet the skilled manpower requirements for technology and industrial growth of the country.


Under the constitution of India, vocational training is the concurrent subject. The development of training schemes at national level, evolution of policy, laying of training standards and norms, conducting the examinations, certification, etc. are the responsibilities of the Central Govt. whereas the implementation of the training schemes largely rests with the State Govts. State Government is advised by State Council for Vocational Training (SCVT) having representatives from different fields. Object of the craftsmen training is:

On-Going Plan Schemes:

  Employment Wing 


The Employment wing of the Directorate of Employment & Training, under the administrative control of the Dept. of Labour, Employment & Training, Govt. of Bihar, is responsible for administration of the network of Employment Exchanges and University Employment & Information Guidance Bureau in the whole of the State of Bihar, with the mission to collect, process and disseminate all information relating to job opportunities to all job seekers in order to provide job assistance to them.


Objectives of Employment Wing

Scope of Employment Wing


In the fast changing job market scenario and ever increasing opportunities relating to economic development, there is wide scope for providing information relating to wage-employment as well as self-employment to job seekers and providing them job assistance.


Functions of Employment Wing

Employment Market Information Programme

Vocational Guidance Programme

Duties and Services rendered by Employment Wing