Dr.D.Veerendra Heggade
President, RUDSET Institute
Sri L V Prabhakar
Managing Director & CEO of Canara Bank


FICCI Award for
Rural Development
for the year 1998-99

National level SIDBI Award
for distinguished service to the
MSME Sector for the year 2010-11.

Suvarna Karnataka
Rajyotsava Award for
Social Service for the year 2006-07


  • Established in 1982 and continuing to serve the Nation
  • Promoting rural entrepreneurship.
  • Employment generation in rural areas
  • Creating awareness on self employment
  • Confidence building in rural youth
  • Empowerment of women
  • Promotion of manufacturing and service sector
  • Building human capital
  • Resource utilization & capital buildup
  • Demystification of technology
  • The youths who have started Micro Enterprises are earning in the range of ~5000 to ~30000 per month. In good number of cases, the earning has crossed ~50,000 per month.
  • Employment generation by settled trainees in the range of 1 - 50 persons.
  • The efforts of RUDSETI helped in scaling down the pressure on urban areas and contributed to the national wealth to the tune of ~300 Crores per annum at an average earning of ~5000 per month per successful trainees.

Rudseti at a Glance