In view of rapid changes in communication and technology and increasing need of massive trained manpower in rural development, NIRD has established a Distance Education Cell. The Cell is mandated to initiate a number of programmes for capacity building of development personnel of Governmental Organisations, elected representatives and educated youth to function as change managers.
Post Graduate Diploma in Sustainable Rural Development.
Post Graduate Diploma in Tribal Development Management
Post Graduate Diploma in Geospatial Technology Applications in Rural Development
Eligibility: Any Undergraduate degree from a UGC recognised college.
Application must be sent by post. Selected candidates will be informed of the admission by post.
Rs 10,000 for OC,OBC
RS 9,000 for SC/ST
Website link: http://www.nird.org.in/dec.aspx