PRDIS is a Partner Institute for ni-msme
PRDIS has an opportunity to become a Partner Institute for ni-msme (National Institute of Micro Small Medium Enterprises), Hyderabad, an organization under the aegis of Ministry of Micro Small Medium Enterprises, since 2010-2011 in organizing Entrepreneurial Skill Development Programmes (ESDPs), Entrepreneurial Development Progrmmes (EDPs) both in rural and urban areas specially on demand driven Agriculture Enterprises. Besides, PRDIS is Udyami Mitra for Rajiv Udyami Mitra Scheme, a centrally sponsored scheme to provide hand holding to prospective Entrepreneurs. PRDIS in collaboration with ni-msme has been trained around 1350 Entrepreneurs on Biotechnology, Fashion Designing, Mobile Repair, Food Processing, Agriculture Water Lifting Equipment Repair, AC-Refrigirator-Water cooler Repair, Cosmetology & Beautician, Motor winding pump set repair etc trades at Kothamolgara, Bijinepally, Kesampet, Anakapally training centres of PRDIS and Head office, Hyderabad. Around 40 percent of trainees have established their own enterprises on Forest nurseries (NREGS support), commercial nurseries including agriculture and ornamental, Tailoring and Embroidery units, production of Botanical and bio pesticides units, vermicompost units, food processing units, mobile repair shops etc. Around 10 percent have chosen employment in the chosen trade in near by established units. Thus PRDIS is showing a way forward to many unemployed rural youth, women including backward class and disabled.