NIESBUD is an apex body under the Ministry of Skill Development And Entrepreneurship , Government
of India for coordinating and overseeing the activities of various institutions/agencies
engaged in entrepreneurship development particularly in the area of small industry and
small business. The Institute which is registered as a Society under Societies Registration
Act, 1860 (XXI of 1860), started functioning from 6th July, 1983.
The policy, direction and guidance to the Institute is provided by its Governing
Council whose Chairman is the Ministry of Skill Development And Entrepreneurship .The Executive Committee consisting
of Secretary (Ministry of Skill Development And Entrepreneurship ) as its Chairman and Director General
of the Institute as its Member-Secretary, executes the policies and decisions of the
Governing Council through its whole-time Director General.