PGCAP : POST GRADUATE CERTIFICATE IN AGRICULTRE POLICY

Programme Type CERTIFICATE
Mode Open Distance Learning
School School of Agriculture
Duration 0 Year, 6 Months
Medium ENGLISH
Specialization AGRICULTRE POLICY
Description

The Post Graduate Programme in Agriculture Policy seeks to develop human resource for planning, development and implementation of national policies in agriculture. The objectives and salient features of the agriculture policy framework along with strategies and issues should be known to all the stakeholders of the system for an effective implementation of development programme. The Programme covers various aspects essential for the policy formulation in order to

achieve overall economic development of the country. Some of the main aspects pertain to stages and factors in Indian agricultural development process, components of policy formulation, international and national trade policies, intellectual property rights, research and development policy. The target group includes persons/organizations involved and graduates desirous to involve in policy making and implementation at the state/regional and central levels having stake in agriculture and rural development.

 

Objectives:

 

The specific objectives of the programme are to:

 

  • Create understanding of the salient features of the agriculture policy framework among policy makers, implementers and other stakeholders of the system for its effective implementation.

 

  • Develop human resource for:

 

Identification of strategic issues with reference to national policies in agriculture; Analysis of policy aspects and its operationalization; and

Development of an implementation framework for agriculture and rural development policies.

 

Eligibility

Graduation in any discipline

Fee Structure

Rs.3,600/- for full programme

Programme Coordinator Dr. P.K Jain, pkjain@ignou.ac.in,Ph. 011-29573091

Course Details

Compulsory Courses
Course Code Name of Course Credit Semester
Year 1 Semester 1
MNR1 INDIAN AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT 4 1
MNR2 AGRICULTURAL POLICY: FORMULATION, COMPONENTS, PROCESS, IMPLEMENTATION AND COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS 4 1
MNRE15 COOPERATIVES AND FARMERS ORGANIZATIONS 4 1
MNRE16 Project Analysis 4 1
Year 1 Semester 2

Regional & Study Centre Details

Regional Centre Study Centre
University Campus SOA: School of Agriculture