To promote the industries mainly MSMEs is the main role of an Industries Extension Officer. MSMEs stands for Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises. New schemes are announced by the government. In this section, the names of selected candidates will remain in the force for a minimum period of one year. This list remains for one year on the condition that the said list will continue to be in force till the publication of a new list. This is done for the expiry of the minimum period of one year or till the expiry of three years whichever is earlier.

An IEO, Industrial Extension Officer will be provided with a target regarding the number of projects. Only a few days will be given to spend in the office the rest all will be field work getting in touch with the MSME units. After undergoing a training for a few months you will be posted to some other place which can help you to attain your tasks.