New IGNOU PG Diploma in Urban Planning and Development

New PG Diploma in Urban Planning and Development from IGNOU. Post Graduate Diploma Programme Commencing July 2014.

IGNOU , PG Diploma in Urban Planning and DevelopmentSchool of Extension and Development Studies of IGNOU has launched an innovative Post Graduate Diploma Programme in Urban Planning and Development. The Post Graduate diploma programme is first of its kind offered through distance mode in India.

Objective of IGNOU PG Diploma in Urban Planning and Development

The programme designed with the help of experts from the field of urban development aims at deepening the knowledge and understanding of the learners about the importance of urban planning and development.

Ideal for :

Those who are currently working in urban planning and development. The functionaries and elected representatives of local self government, and other personnel working in the urban sectors i.e. engineers, real estate developers, architects and so on.

Eligibility for IGNOU PGDUPD :

Any graduate can take admission in this PG Diploma programme.

Time Window to complete the Programme :

The duration of the PG Diploma in Urban Planning and Development programme is one year, however, student can complete it within a span of three years.

Age Limit: No age bar

Admissions for PG Diploma in Urban Planning and Development

Both in January and July session of IGNOU.

Job opportunities for PG Diploma in Urban Planning and Development holders

The PGDUPD holders will be able to effectively serve various government, private and non-governmental organizations, dealing with urban planning and development. This programme will also strengthen, the efficiency and effectiveness of in-service personnel working in various organizations dealing with urban planning and development. It will be very useful to the functionaries and elected representatives of Municipal Corporations, Municipal Councils and Nagar Panchayats.

How To Apply :

The programme is offered in distance mode, the Regional Centres situated in various States of India will enroll the student, who will be provided student support service through Study Centres established at various places.

Duration and Fee of the IGNOU PG Diploma in Urban Development and Planning

One year and Rs 2800 /-

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  • NARAYANAN . K Apr 21, 2014, 3:48 pm

    KINDLY SEND ME THE DETAILS OF POST GRADUATE DIPLOMA IN URBAN PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT REGARDING THE EXAMINATION CETRES AND TIME TABLE ETC

    • A Bisht Apr 23, 2014, 9:32 am

      Dear Narayanan ,

      Check the posts for detail. For more details, visit the IGNOU Regional Centre closets to your residence. Mostly IGNOU Regional Centres are located in District cities like Dehradun, Haldwani, etc.

      Thanks Admin

  • subash May 29, 2014, 3:33 pm

    I’m a diploma holder(DEEE) working in delhi university, shivaji college,can I study this course(urban planning & development),if so pls convey which study centre is offering this program.

    • A Bisht May 29, 2014, 5:37 pm

      Dear Subhash,

      For information, Kindly visit the IGNOU Regional Centre closest to you.

      Thanks Admin

  • Vinay Zade Jun 22, 2014, 4:23 pm

    I like to know more about Post Graduate Diploma in Urban Planning and Development . I am working in real estate and developers field , did my graduation in commerce and recently did MBA through open university .

    • A Bisht Jul 1, 2014, 7:38 pm

      Dear Vinay,

      Kindly visit your nearest IGNOU Regional Centre for detailed IGNOU prospectus.

      Thanks Admin

  • Rukhsar Idreesi Jun 29, 2014, 1:13 pm

    I am doing m.a in extension and development studies from ignou… Plzzz tell me …If I do this course ( urban planning and development ),,, how it can be beneficial for me ???

    • A Bisht Jul 1, 2014, 6:53 pm

      Dear Rukhsar,

      If you are doing PG in Extension and Development Studies from IGNOU ,then kindly go into the . If the New IGNOU PG Diploma in Urban Planning and Development value adds your PG, then you can do. Actually it will be you who will be deciding whether you are getting related specialization by doing the PG diploma.

      Thanks Admin