Pakistan Chemical and Energy Sector Skills Development Company (PCESSDC) was incorporated as a non-profit public-private partnership on January 9, 2009. Its mandate is to promote, facilitate and provide education and training to a young and growing rural opulation in various disciplines of the chemical and energy sector in Pakistan. Its aim is to provide employment and invest in the productivity of locals for industrial development by establishing vocational education and training colleges (VETCs), technical training colleges (TTCs) and management schools.
PCESSDC focuses on the provision of employment to the young and expanding rural population of Pakistan. It aims to invest in the productivity of the rural community by filling the education gap and equipping graduates with the manufacturing and technical skills required to build a strong industrial economy. PCESSDC’s partners include Pakistan Industrial Development Corporation (PIDC), Engro Corporation, Mari Gas Corporation Limited, Descon Engineering and Saipem of Italy.