Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Department
குறு, சிறு மற்றும் நடுத்தரத் தொழில் நிறுவனங்கள் துறை

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In accordance with the G.O Ms No 49 MSME Dept dated 29.10.2012, the educated youth will be given entrepreneur training, assisted to prepare their business plans and helped to tie up with financial institutions so as to set up new Manufacturing and Service ventures. The beneficiary must be a First Generation Entrepreneur. The scheme details are as follows - Project cost above Rs.10.00 Lakhs and not exceeding Rs.5.00 Crore. Entrepreneur has to meet the cost of land, Rented/Leased Building, Technical Knowhow, Preliminary & Preoperative expenses


The Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Department, Government of Tamil Nadu introduced the scheme "Unemployed Youth Employment Generation Programme (UYEGP)" which aims to mitigate the unemployment problems of socially and economically weaker section of the society, particularly among the educated and unemployed to become self employed by setting up Manufacturing / Service / Business enterprises by availing loan up to the maximum of Rs.15 Lakhs, Rs. 5 Lakhs and Rs. 5 Lakhs respectively with subsidy assistance from the State Government up to 25% of the project cost (Maximum to a limit of Rs.2.50 Lakhs)


The Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises sector accounts for the major share in number of industrial units, output in manufacturing sector and exports in the State besides being a major employment provider next only to agriculture, the need for vitalising this sector assumes greater importance. Taking cognizance of the above factor and in order to give special impetus to MSMEs.