Whom to Contact(Please contact during office hours between 4:00 to 5.30 PM)

Shri. Anil Shrawan Sonawane, Additional CEO


Shri. Parag Patil, Finance Officer

1800-120-8040 , financeofficer@mssds.in

Shri. Vinay Katolkar , SMO-१

022-22625651/53 , smo1a@mssds.in

Smt. Archana Jha , SMO-१

022-22625651/53 , smo1c@mssds.in

Shri. Dinesh Mane , SMO-2

022-22625651/53 , smo2d@mssds.in

Smt. Archana Jha , SMO-१

022-22625651/53 , smo1c@mssds.in

Shri. Manoj Hande , SMO-१

022-22625651/53 , smo1d@mssds.in

Shri. Milind Bhosale , APO

022-22625651/53 , apo1d@mssds.in

Shri. Manoj Hande , SMO-१

022-22625651/53 , smo1d@mssds.in

Shri. Parag Patil, Registrar

022-22625651/53 , registrar@mssds.in

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  • 1. Why is Empanelment with MSSDS necessary?

    Centre empanelment is necessary to participate in the skill development schemes / programs conducted by of state / central.

  • 2. What is the registration process on mssds?

    Click on "Empanel a center" available on www.mssds.in home page, Fill the details and click on submit. Further you will receive email from mssds for further process.

  • 3. From where would I get my Centre Application Number (CAN) / Login Id ?

    After registration is submitted, the CAN / Login id will be sent by mail to your registered e-mail id.

  • 4. I have CAN no, I am affiliated to SSC /NSDC /NCVT, What is the next step?

    The VTP needs to send the affiliation certificate along with list of courses and CAN id (if any) to helpdesk@mssds.in, the further procedure of direct empanelment will be sent via email. If you can login on the www.mssds.in platform, please upload the affiliation documents from the interface.

  • 5. I have CAN no, I am not affiliated to any certifying body, What is the next step?

    The VTP needs to get the center inspected for empanelment with MSSDS. For this the VTP needs to send CAN no. and Institute details at register@mssds.in for further process

  • 6. I have CEN no, What is the next step?

    VTP needs to send the CEN no. to helpdesk@mssds.in along with affiliation certificate of SSC/ NSDC /NCVT.

  • 1. How to login on mssds.in ?

    Enter your CAN / CEN no in user name. Click on forgot password. Enter CAN no. / CEN no. in VTP number . Enter the captcha code. Click on Reset password. The password will be sent to your registered email id. It takes few minutes to receive the mail on your registered email address. Please dont regerate the password multiple times.

  • 2. What to do if it shows VTP does not exist?

    Send a mail on helpdesk with your CAN / CEN id , transaction details of Rs. 10000/-.

  • 1. What are the charges / fees structure for empanelment on www.mssds.in?

    Inspection Fees - Rs. 5000/- for 2 sectors per centre.

    Rs. 10000/- for 6 sectors per centre.

    Rs. 15000/- for more than 6 sectors per centre.

    Empanelment fees - Rs. 10000/- per centre.

  • 2. Where do I pay for Inspection / Empanelment?

    The email containing bank details will be mailed to respective VTP on registered email id after receiving the request for the same.

  • Do I have to pay any fees for beneficiary / Trainer

    No . No charges are to be paid to add beneficiary or trainer.

  • The assessment fees will be paid by training provider during assessment . The assessment fees will be reimbursed to the training provider along with second milestone payment. The assessment fees to be paid to Assessing body will be on the basis of no. of candidates eligible for assessment.

  • 1. What are the schemes available with mssds for training of students ?

    National Urban Livelihood Mission (NULM)
    Pramod Mahajan Kaushalya V Udhyogkta Abhiyaan (PMKUVA)

  • 1. Who will undergo inspection?

    Any Training Provider who is not affiliated / approved by NSDC/ NCVT/ SSC will undergo inspection.

  • 2. What is the centre inspection process?

    After payment of Inspection fees a date of inspection will be communicated to the VTP via email. A committee will visit the centre for inspection and will inspect the sectors and modules the VTP asked permission for empanelment.

  • 3. How much time will it take to scrutinize the inspection report?

    The report will be scrutinized within one week from the date of receipt of inspection report.

  • 4. What to do if the inspection is approved?

    After approval of inspection report, the VTP has to pay empanelment fees of Rs.10000/- to get its centre empanelled.

  • 5. What to do if conditional approval is given?

    The requisite documents mentioned in mail are to be submitted for approval.

  • 6. What to do if my inspection report is for resubmission?

    VTP has to pay the inspection fees and get the centre reinspected.

  • 7. Who are exempted from Inspection?

    Any active training provider affiliated / approved with NSDC /SSC/NCVT are exempted from inspection process.

  • 8. What to do if the centre is exempted from Inspection?

    The VTP needs to send their CAN/ CEN no., their affiliation certificate along with list of affiliated courses tohelpdesk@mssds.in.

  • 1. What are the sector and Modules available for training?

    All sectors and courses available under MES / NSDC / SSC QPs are available for training.

  • 2. How much time will it take for addition of sectors and modules?

    The addition of courses will be done in 48 working hours after receiving the request.

  • 3. Can RPL candidates be trained under any of the schemes?

    Yes, RPL candidates can be trained under PMKUVA scheme.

  • 4. What is the cost of training ?

    Cost for categories as defined in Schedule II of common norms published by Ministry of Skill development & Entrepreneurship are as below and the rates are common for both the schemes NULM and PMKUVA.

    Sr.No. Cost Category Description Amount (Rs.)
    1 Category I As defined in Schedule II of common norms 42.35
    2 Category II As defined in Schedule II of common norms 36.30
    3 Category III As defined in Schedule II of common norms 30.25
    4 Category IV As defined in Sr. No. 40 of Schedule II of common norms 35.00

  • 1. Is it mandatory to have biometric machine for attendance purpose?

    Yes biometric machine is mandatory for attendance purpose.

  • 2. Which machines are integrated with mssds.in?

    Four Biometric make models are integrated with www.mssds.in..

    1. ESSL - X990

    2. Visiontek - G11

    3. Bioenable . VTP can purchase the biometric machines from other company also with assurance of integration with mssds from the same company.

    4. Mantra Softect - MFSTAB

  • 3. What is the process for biometric machine integration?

    Please refer the help material in VTP login for process of biometric integration of various device types.

  • 4. How is the biometric attendance considered for invoice generation?

    For invoice generation, MSSDS considers the highest attendance captured within 1st week of commencement of batch.

  • 5. Is it compulsory for biometric attendance of professional?

    Yes biometric machine is mandatory for attendance purpose.

  • 1. Do VTP have to sign any MOU with mssds?


  • 2. Will I get work order