Chapter-7 (Manual-6)

A statement of Boards, Councils, Committees and other bodies registered as its part.

(i)Name and address of the Affiliated Body

Punjab State Council for Employment & Training
SCO No.47/2, Sector-17E, Chandigarh

(ii)Type of Affiliated Body (Board, Council, Committees, other Bodies)


(iii)Brief Introduction of the Affiliated Body (Establishment Year, Objective/ Main Activities)

Establishment Year :1998

Objective :To promote youth welfare activities.

Major Activities :To assist youth desirous of going abroad for employment & higher studies through Overseas Employment Cell Promotion of self-employment Sponsoring coaching camps for competitive admission/ recruitment examinations.

(iv) Role of the Affiliated Body (Advisory, Managing, Executive/ Others)


(v) Structure and Member Composition

  • Governing Body is the supreme decision making forum of the society. Its members are nominated by the Chairman and at least two members are from outside the Department.
  • Principal Secretary/ Secretary Employment, Govt. of Punjab, is the ex-officio patron of the society.
  • Director Employment Punjab is the ex-officio Chairman of the Society.
  • Secretary is an officer of the Department of Employment, Punjab not below the rank of Deputy Director.
  • The Employment Officer of the Overseas Cell is the ex-officio Joint Secretary of the society.
  • All the members of the society are appointed by the Governing Body. At present the Council has 16 members including 7 non-official members.

(vi) Head of the Body

Director of Employment is the Ex-officio Chairperson.

(vii) Address of main office and its Branches
Main Office: SCO No.47/2, Sector-17E, Chandigarh

District Chapters: All the District Employment Exchanges

(viii) Frequency of Meetings

Once a year

(ix) Can public participate in the meetings?

Only members can participate

(x) Are minutes of the meeting prepared ?


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