PGDDVS : POST GRADUATE DIPLOMA IN DEVELOPMENT STUDIES

Programme Type PGDIPLOMA
Mode Open Distance Learning
School School of Extension and Development Studies
Duration 1 Year
Medium ENGLISH
Specialization DEVELOPMENT STUDIES
Description

There is a huge gap between the need for professional leaders and traditional courses available in developmental
sector. This programme has been designed to impart quality education and training in the area of Development
Studies. The programme is meant for development professionals across the sectors and also to fresh graduates
interested in pursuing carrier as development professional.
Programme Objectives:
 To impart knowledge on various aspects of development studies.
 To train qualified human resources in the professional area of development studies.

Eligibility

: Graduation in any discipline

Fee Structure
Programme Coordinator : Prof. B.K. Pattanaik; bkpattanaik@ignou.ac.in ; Ph : 011- 29571662 Prof. P.V.K.Sasidhar; pvksasidhar@ignou.ac.in; Ph: 011-29571665 Prof. Nehal.A.Farooquee ; nafarooquee@ignou.ac.in; Ph : 011-29571664

Course Details

Compulsory Courses
Course Code Name of Course Credits
MDV101 INTRODUCTION TO DEVELOPMENT AND DEVELOPMENT THEORIES 6
MDV102 DYNAMICS OF DEVELOPMENT 6
MDV103 ISSUES AND CHALLENGES OF DEVELOPMENT 6
MDV106 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY IN DEVELOPMENT STUDIES 6
MDV109 DEVELOPMENT IN INDIA- AN OVERVIEW 6
MDV4 GENDER AND DEVELOPMENT 6

Regional & Study Centre Details

Regional Centre Study Centre
University Campus SOEDS: School of Extension and Development Studies