IGNOU Cereal Processing Diploma. One Year Diploma in Cereal Processing. Starting Academic Session 2013.
In recent times, the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has launched many useful courses, like a diploma in Women and Gender Studies, Diploma in Fruit and Vegetable Processing etc. For the person who can see these courses from the perspective of his/her career growth, such courses can prove valuable. Working in the same direction, IGNOU is offering a year-long distance diploma course in cereals processing from the 2013 academic session. IGNOU Cereal Processing Diploma launched on Monday, is another worthwhile attempt to encourage the entrepreneurship in youth in farming sector.
IGNOU Cereal Processing Diploma:
IGNOU Cereal Processing Diploma is of One Year Duration. The Diploma is in the Production of Value Added Products from Cereals, Pulses and Oilseeds.
IGNOU Cereal Processing Diploma intends to inculcate vocational and entrepreneurial skills to widen employment opportunities, particularly among rural youth and the disadvantaged sections of the society as well as self-employment, said IGNOU in a statement.
Notably, the IGNOU Cereal Processing Diploma course has been developed with financial support of the Central Food Processing Industries Ministry, and aims to generate useful employment via competent human resource post-harvest.
Eligibility — IGNOU Cereal Processing Diploma:
The eligibility for the one year IGNOU Cereal Processing Diploma is Class 12th or Bachelor Preparatory Degree from IGNOU. There’s NO Age bar.
The minimum duration of the course is one year. But a candidate can take a maximum of four years to complete the course.
The medium of instruction is English and the cost of the course is Rs.11,000.
NOTE: There may be some concession in Fee for the people from Rural sector, so Please inquire at the IGNOU Regional Centre regarding fee concession. The Application Form and prospectus of IGNOU Cereal Processing Diploma will be available at the IGNOU Regional Centre near your residence or at ignou.ac.in .