Masters in Rural Development and ManagementM.J.P. ROHILKHAND UNIVERSITY
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Among teaching programmes of the department a Masters in Rural Development and Management, recently been introduced. The department has organized short-term vocational courses on embroidery and patch work, screen printing, computer literacy, T.V. and Drama Artist, salesmanship and internet marketing thereby fulfilling its social obligation under extension programme.
There are two sanctioned posts viz. Director and Project officer against which one Director and One Asstt. Director are discharging their duties while five guest faculty members have been employed to impart teaching at P.G. Diploma and Masters programems of study. The former has 36 students while the latter programme has enrolled 50 students. The faculty members of the department has been engaged in research activities as evinced by their published work. One book and a number of research papers and articles have been published.
The future plan of action includes diversification of teaching programmes especially post graduate diploma programmes of social importance. Research programme is also on the anvil to strengthen academic aspect of the department. It is also proposed to establish a Women Study Centre, Job Promotion Centre, and training of Rural poor for skill development