The Rural Development & Self Employment Training Institute is established in collaboration with the Dept. of Industries & Commerce, GOK & in association with State Bank of Mysore. The centre is attached to NODAL CENTRE FOR ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND MANAGEMENT DEVELOPMENT wchich is working under the Directorate of Technical Education, JSS Mahavidyapeetha, Mysore. The Institute has been established mainly to focus on unemployed rural youths. Various skill development training programmes was designed/ conducted to meet the requirements of unemployed youths. After successful completion of the programme, the linkages will be established with financial institutions in order to provide financial assistance to the trainees.