PGCEDS has been designed to develop capacities for middle level positions in extension and development organisations. It will be useful for fresh graduates as well as working professionals in extension and development areas.
The certificate holder can further continue for Post-Graduate Diploma as well as MA in Extension and Development Studies under modular approach. The idea is:
- To impart knowledge on various aspects theoretical and practical aspects of extension and envelopment areas;
- To train and develop middle level professionals for extension and development organisations; and
- To develop necessary professional skills among students in formulation, implementation and evaluation of extension and development issues and programmes.