16 July, 2024

Regional Centre


Master of Arts (Rural Development) (MA(RD))

Minimum Duration: 2 Years
Maximum Duration: 5 Years
Minimum Age: No bar
Maximum Age: No bar


Graduates from any discipline are eligible.

Medium:  English and Hindi

School of Continuing Education has launched Master's Programme in Rural Development, M.A.(RD) from July, 2005.

The syllabus of M.A. Programme in Rural Development is designed to include such diverse academic contents as are essential in the making of this discipline in the Indian Context. A critical component of this Programme is dissertation based on empirical research in rural areas. The Programme will be useful to personnel working in various Govt.

Departments/agencies, NGOs, Cooperatives, Banks and other institutions engaged in rural transformation. It will also be beneficial for fresh graduates interested in pursuing career in the discipline of rural development.

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