about MSME ministry
MSME Technology Centre is situated in the foot hills of Shivalik Hills at Baddi, Disrict Solan, Himachal Pradesh with 19 Acres of land in lush green environment under Ministry of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises. Government of India. With the cost of 102 cr. (INR) MSME TC Baddi has in house facility for Production, Design, Advanced Technology/ Machines Support, Consultancy, Skill Development, Technological Trainings & Academic purpose (ITI/Certificate/Diploma/Maters/PG Courses). MSME TC Baddi has various facilities within the campus such as separate Production, Training and Design Department, Academic Building for theory classes, labs, workshops & Advance Machines etc., Separate Hostels for boys and girls, Canteen with Common rooms and Medical room, Staff and Executive quarters and Administration Block.
There are close to 48 million MSME units in the country that employ about 110 million people across various sectors, constituting 72% of the workforce. The MSME share to the total Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is about 31% and they also contribute to 50% of exports based on the data maintained by Ministry of Commerce.