Maharashtra Employment Generation Program 2022 (CMEGP)

Maharashtra Chief Minister’s Employment Generation Programme (CMEGP) for MSMEs 2020 (Eligibility, Application Form Online)

Recently the Maharashtra government has decided to come up with Employment Generation Program. The program was one of the projects of the CM of Maharashtra; and it is dedicated to the MSMEs. It is believed that with the help of the program the MSME sector will be able to produce 10 lakh jobs in five years. Due to the help of the project the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises will see a new dawn. The article is going to give an insight into the program.

Maharashtra Chief Minister’s Employment Generation Programme

Launch details

Name of the projectEmployment Generation Program
Initiated byMaharashtra government
Initiated inMaharashtra
Target peopleUnemployed People

Key features

Objective of the program

The project will help the MSME sector to create job opportunities for the people of the state.

Funding for the companies

In order to help the MSME sector the enterprises under the sector will get 50 lakh rupees for manufacturing products. The government will give 10 lakh rupees to the service sector.

Possible no. of jobs

It is assumed that in upcoming five years the MSMEs will be able to create 10 lakh jobs.


In order to work with the program, the individual companies, co-operative societies, institutions, self-help groups, and several trusts are showing their interests.

Work planning

Under the program the state government of Maharashtra is planning to build 1 lakh units in five years.

Types of units

The 40% units will be in rural areas. The units will be for the first generation entrepreneurs.

Covering areas

The program will cover the agricultural activities, manufacturing, and the service-based areas.

Progression of the project

The government has already started the work. The concept is already designed and now the government is preparing for the implementation.

Involvement of banks

The nationalized banks are incorporated for the projects for financial matters. Along with that private banks like HDFC Bank, Yes Bank, and ICICI Bank are also incorporated.

Eligibility criteria

Domicile of Maharashtra

 One needs to be the domicile of Maharashtra to come under the program.

Age limit

The candidate has to be 18 to 45 years old to apply for the project. For the special need candidates there will be 5 years relaxation on the age.

Education criteria

The project that cost 25 lakh rupees will require minimum qualification of 10th standard and for the rests the minimum qualification will be 7th standard.

Not the beneficiary

As per the rule of the projects the candidates who are not enjoying the facilities of other similar scheme of government are eligible to apply.

Required documents

Address proof

One needs to provide the address proof while registering for the program

Aadhar card

In order to apply for the program you need to have Aadhar card.

Birth proof-

The applicant needs to provide the birth proof by submitting birth certificate.

Cast certificate

In order to register for the portal you need to have cast certificate if you belong to any cast.

PAN card

The candidates are asked to bring PAN card for registering in the portal.

Educational proof

The people need to provide educational certificate if there is any.

Passport photo

You need to submit recent passport picture at the time of registration.

Special certificate

People with special need will have to submit respective certificate to the authority.

How to apply for the program?

  1. Visiting the site

    To apply for the program you need to visit the official website and that is Click here.

  2. Finding the option

    you will reach to the home page where you need to select ‘Online Application Form for Individual’.

  3. Filling in the form

    you will get the application form by entering appropriate information and then submit the form

The chief minister’s program is part of central government’s CMEGP scheme so the guidelines are all same. The best part is central government’s plan has given the women special facility in case application. It cannot be denied that with the help of the initiative the people who have lost jobs due the pandemic and lockdown will get an opportunity to earn money. The program will boost the overall economy of the state and improve the condition of the people.


What is the official website of the Maharashtra Employment Generation Program?

You can apply or check the updated information by Clicking here.

How many jobs will be there in Maharashtra under the program?

The government is hoping to create 10 lakh job opportunities in the state. 

What is the last date of Maharashtra Employment Generation Program?

No, there is no last date.

How to contact to the authority?

For further information you can call at 18602332028 / +91-9326815362, time Monday to Friday 10 AM to 6 PM. You can also e-mail at

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