Post Graduate Diploma in Rural Development Management (PGDRDM) 18th batch is going to start from August 2020. It’s a one-year residential course conducted by National Institute for Rural Development and Panchayati Raj (NIRD&PR), Hyderabad, India. CIRDAP is offering some slots of PGDRDM programme for its member countries sponsored by MoRD, Govt of India to develop a committed and competent cadre of Rural Development Management Professionals in CMCs.

Nominations are expected from CIRDAP member countries. Interested organizations (Government/Non-Government/Autonomous bodies related to rural development) can nominate suitable candidates according to eligibility criteria and send nomination to Note that no direct application will be considered.

You may get course details including eligibility criteria and application procedure through Programme Brief.

Official nominations should be come with the prescribed nomination form along with an official letter and sent to by 30 April 2020

Download the following documents:

Programme Brief 

Nomination Form

Application Form

Medical Form