• PGDEDS has been designed with the balanced blending of components from extension education and development studies with two project works. The Programme will be useful to fresh graduates interested in pursuing careers as extension and development professionals and also to working extension and development professionals. The diploma holder can also further continue for MA in Extension and Development Studies under modular approach. The aim is to:

    • To impart knowledge on various aspects of extension and development;
    • To train and develop middle and higher level professionals for extension and development organisations;
    • To develop necessary professional skills among students in formulation, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of extension and development programmes; and
    • To conduct impact assessment studies on extension and development issues and programmes.
  • Minimum Duration: 1 Year
    Maximum Duration: 2 Years
    Course Fee: Rs. 12,500
    Minimum Age: No bar
    Maximum Age: No bar

    Bachelors degree in any discipline,with or without a degree in education from a recognised University.

    • Introduction to Extension and Development
    • Dynamics of Extension Development
    • Problems and Issues in Development
    • Project Work- I
    • Planning and Management of Extension and Development Programmes
    • Research Methods in Extension and Development Studies
    • Project Work II

  • Admission Process
    Admission is open to all aspiring candidates. Aspirants need to fill up the application form. Application form can be downloaded from our website. Complete application form along with an enclosed bank draft for the course fee made in favour of “SNVP College of Professional Education”, payable at Meerut, U.P.- India or Pay Online through Buy Now Button, should be sent to our postal address through registered post or courier. On envelope you are required to mark the type of diploma program you wish to undergo. It should be distinctly marked as ”ADMISSION FOR POST GRADUATE DIPLOMA IN EXTENSION AND DEVELOPMENT STUDIES (PGDEDS)’.

    Postal/Correspondence Address:
    SNVP College of Professional Education
    381 W.K Road Below HDFC Bank
    Meerut-250001 U.P. – India

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