LSSSDC is a not for profit, Non-statutory certification Body under mandate of Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship and is registered under the Societies Act, 1860. It has been setup by National Skill Development
Corporation (NSDC), promoted by Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), in partnership with various stakeholder organizations representing both Industry and Govt. Stakeholders.
LSSSDC is recognized and approved, as a Sector Skill Council for Life Sciences Sector inclusive of Pharmaceutical (including AYUSH), Biopharmaceutical, and Contract Research, by National Skill Development Corporation under
a mandate from Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship.