What is WorldSkills?

WorldSkills is the global hub for skills excellence and development. WorldSkills brings youth, industries, and educators together to give youth everywhere a chance to compete, experience, and learn how to become the best in their skill of choice. WorldSkills has built a movement that is changing the lives of young people through skills. Their 85-member organisations reach two-thirds of the world’s population and create measurable impact at every level. They build the confidence of millions of young people, empowering communities and fueling economies.
The next edition of the WorldSkills competition is set to take place in Lyon, France in 2024.

What is India Skills?

IndiaSkills is the country's biggest skill competition and is designed to demonstrate the highest standards of skilling in the nation. It offers a platform for young people to showcase their talent at national and international levels. IndiaSkills Competition is held every two years with the support of state governments and industry.
The next IndiaSkills Competition will be held in September 2023.

TN Skills 2023 - Thiran Thiruvizha!

To identify deserving candidates for the WorldSkills competition 2024, the Tamil Nadu Skill Development Corporation is organizing the TN Skills 2023, under its Naan Mudhalvan banner. TN Skills 2023 will organize district-level and state-level skill competitions and the winners from these will be trained intensively and supported to participate in the regional-level and national-level India Skills competition.

The winners of the India Skills competition will be selected to represent the country at the World Skills 2024 competition.

Who can participate in TN Skills 2023?

The state-level skill summit confluence will be conducted on three levels - Institutional, District, and State. This skill competition is open to:

  • Students of Engineering / Arts & Science / Medicine & Allied departments / Polytechnic / ITIs / Schools
  • Apprentices who have completed training in industries under the Apprentice Act of 1991
  • Employees of Industries

To participate in the competition for the below-listed skills, you have to be born on or after 1st Jan 1999:

  • Water Technology
  • Cyber Security (Team Skill)
  • Industry 4.0 (Team Skill)
  • Mechatronics (Team Skill)
  • Robot systems integration (Team Skill)
  • Additive Manufacturing
  • Cloud Computing
  • Digital Construction
  • Industrial Design Technology
  • Information Network Cabling
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How can you participate?

Participants can take part in TN Skills through a registration process.

  • There is a different registration form for the 3 different levels of participation
  • Select the category that you belong to and click on the relevant registration form below.
  • Fill out the required details and submit your form.

Guidelines to Register/Participate

Institutional Level

Institution has to conduct an institutional-level competition by following the institutional-level competition Guidelines of TNSDC.

Based on the results they have to nominate candidates to the district-level competitions.

Individual Level

Individual participants can register by themselves directly on our portal.

Qualifying individuals will be selected to participate in a district-level competition.

Industry Level

Industries can register an eligible candidate with the details on their behalf on our portal.

Industries have to select the candidate by conducting the

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