Programmes PGDDM

Post Graduate Diploma in Development Management (PGDDM)

The Post Graduate Diploma in Development Management (PGDDM) is a two-year full-fellowship programme that prepares students to be able to use research to identify development issues and to develop and test reasonable interventions and equips students with managerial tools and techniques for building people organizations and livelihood development activities.The PGDDM curriculum is equally divided between classroom learning and field practice. During the field practice, students design and implement projects and demonstrate their understanding of the theories and management skills learned during the classroom segments. The classroom curriculum comprises core courses on topics such as development theories, community organizing, contextualized development, communication, research, management, and leadership; elective courses are offered to enable specialization according to students’ interest.The Academy’s graduates are placed in Indian NGOs which work at the grassroots level, offer a challenging and professional work environment, and provide remuneration at par with the best in the sector.

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  • Tata-Dhan Academy,
  • T. Malaipatti, Thenkarai,
  • Mullipallam (PO),
  • Melakkal (Via),
  • Madurai - 625207.