About us

Centre for Entrepreneurship Development (Tamil Nadu) is a Public Charitable Trust and functioning as an independent state level entrepreneurship development institution recognized and supported by Government of India and Government of Tamil Nadu.

Mission of CED:

The foundation of Entrepreneurship is ownership.

Thus the mission of the CED is to make the trainee understand, actualize and energize his/her inner potential for positive action and thereby develop ownership.


Objectives of CED:

  • Promote self-employment and Entrepreneurship culture in Tamil Nadu
  • Enhance employability of educated youth through industry specific skill training
  • Women empowerment
  • NGO Capacity building for mass employment generation in the rural areas.

Activities of CED:

  • Entrepreneurship Awareness Camps in the colleges
  • Sector Specific Entrepreneurship Development Programme
  • Faculty Development Programme in Entrepreneurship
  • Bankers / Development Officials Sensitization Programme on Small Industry
  • Women Entrepreneurship Development Programme
  • Skill Development Courses in specific sectors
  • NGO Capacity Building Programme
  • Industrial consultancy services
  • Research assignments
  • Collaboration with other agencies / organizations for mutually beneficial activities.