MADVS : MASTER OF ARTS (DEVELOPMENT STUDIES)

Programme Type DEGREE
Mode Open Distance Learning
School School of Extension and Development Studies
Duration 2 Years
Medium ENGLISH
Specialization Development Studies
Description

This programme has been designed to impact 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 and development professionals.
Programme Objectives:
 To impact knowledge on various aspects of development studies.
 To train qualified human resources in the professional area development studies.
 To develop professional skills in formulation, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of development
projects and programmes.

Eligibility

Graduation in any discipline

Fee Structure
Programme Coordinator Prof. P.V.K.Sasidhar, pvksasidhar@ignou.ac.in, Ph. 011-29571665 Prof. B.K.Pattanaik, bkpattanaik@ignou.ac.in, Ph. 011-29571662 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
MDV4 GENDER AND DEVELOPMENT 6
MDV106 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY IN DEVELOPMENT STUDIES 6
MDV109 DEVELOPMENT IN INDIA- AN OVERVIEW 6

Regional & Study Centre Details

Regional Centre Study Centre
University Campus 22: KHANNA
HYDERABAD 0111: AURORA DEGREE COLLEGE (111)
HYDERABAD 0100: IGNOU REGIONAL CENTRE HYDERABAD LSC Code 0100
KARNAL 1000: IGNOU REGIONAL CENTRE KARNAL LSC Code 1000
SHIMLA 1101: GOVERNMENT DEGREE COLLEGE (1101)
SHIMLA 1105: GOVERNMENT DEGREE COLLEGE (1105)
SHIMLA 1103: Govt. Degree College, (1103)
SHIMLA 1113: GOVT. P.G. COLLEGE GDC. Bilaspur (1113)
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COCHIN 1406: CMS COLLEGE (1406)
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BHOPAL 15243: GOVERNMENT KUSUM PG COLLEGE, SEONI MALWA (15243)
BHOPAL 15247: GOVERNMENT SMS P.G. COLLEGE SHIVPURI (15247)
BHOPAL 15255: Govt. Autonomous P. G. College(15255)
BHOPAL 15272: Govt. PG College, Morena
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ARMY-PUNE 5404: SC HRDC IC/O BEG & CENTRE,PUNE
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