Course Offered



 Development management is a practice profession. Today managing projects and programmes and leading development organization is becoming increasingly complex and sophisticated. Organizations are realizing that a widening range of knowledge and skill are necessary to achieve results and enhance their impact. This creates a demand for development professional equipped with modern management practices. The two year M.A. in Development Management course, is developing and grooming young development professionals who seek career in the development sector.


 The objectives of the course are:

  1. To provide a value added, market driven, employment oriented and indigenously relevant course in the Development sector.
  2. To give necessary inputs and training in setting up of goals and objectives of development activities, establishment of organization, thorough understanding of the organizational management, devising strategies and operational pathways.
  3. To plan and monitor Projects/ Programmes, Financial, Marketing, Human Resources, Networking and other organizational policies.
  4. To help an individual to understand the subject and the field of activity in detail from a more realistic point of view and prepare them for a career in Development management.


Both in India and abroad there is a wide scope for managing projects which will create long lasting impact in the lives of the marginalized by adopting sustainable development models conceived by development agencies, international organizations and the Government. By undergoing this course one can work in various sectors like Rural, Urban & Tribal Development, Health Care, Women’s Emancipation, Child Rights and Child Abuse, Youth Development, Disaster Management, Human Rights, Refugee Rehabilitation, Community Reconstruction etc.