Rajiv Gandhi National Institute Of Youth Development RGNIYD, Sriperumbudur

 
Rajiv Gandhi National Institute Of Youth Development RGNIYD, Sriperumbudur
City Sriperumbudur, Tamil Nadu, India
Established 1993
Address Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports, Government of India
Post Box No. 6, Sriperumbudur Post, Tamil Nadu - 602105, India
Phone (091)044 - 27163127
Fax (091)044 - 27163227
Email [email protected]
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Rajiv Gandhi National Institute Of Youth Development RGNIYD, Sriperumbudur was established in the year 1993,

Admission Notices

The Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development (rgniyd), Sriperumbudur, Tamil Nadu, is an Institution of National Importance by the Act of Parliament No. 35/2012 under the Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports, Government of India. The RGNIYD was set up in 1993 under the Societies Registration Act, XXVII of 1975.

The RGNIYD functions as a vital resource centre with its multi-faceted functions of offering academic programmes at Post Graduate level encompassing various dimensions of youth development, engaging in seminal research in the vital areas of youth development and coordinating Training Programmes for state agencies and the officials of youth organisation, besides the Extension and Outreach initiatives across the country.

The Institute functions as a think-tank of the Ministry and premier organization of youth-related activities in the country. As the apex institute at the national level, it works in close cooperation with the NSS, NYKS and other youth organizations in the implementation of training programmes. The Institute is a nodal agency for training youth as a facilitator of youth development activities in rural, urban as also tribal areas.

The RGNIYD serves as a youth observatory and depositary in the country thereby embarking on youth surveillance on youth-related issues. It has a wide network with various organizations working for the welfare and development of young people and serves as a mentor.

Vision
As the apex national agency for youth development, the Institute strives to develop into a globally recognised and acclaimed centre of excellence in the field of youth development, fully responsive to the national agenda for inclusive growth, and the needs and aspirations of young people of the country to realise their potentials to create a just society.

Mission
The Institute seeks to realise its Vision by:

Providing substantive inputs in the formulation of youth-related policies and in developing innovative programme initiatives that respond effectively to the needs and concerns of the young people of the country;
Developing professional capacity of all youth development agencies in the country - state-sponsored or voluntary organisations - through training and specialised services, such as: consultancies, and providing expertise and training materials for in-house training programmes;
Setting up a world-class and modern Resource Centre that will provide library and other related services and facilities to those involved in youth-related activities - youth organisations, educational and training institutions, researchers, scholars, and young people
Generating authentic and comprehensive primary and secondary data on all issues and matters that impact the life of the young people in the country through a systematic and extensive programme of action research and study;

Rajiv Gandhi National Institute Of Youth Development RGNIYD, Sriperumbudur offers various graduate courses as well as Post Graduate courses.

Masters Degree Courses

Master of Science (MSc)

Rajiv Gandhi National Institute Of Youth Development RGNIYD, Sriperumbudur offers 2 Years Full Time Masters Degree in Master of Science (MSc)

View Details Duration: 2 Years    Learning Mode: Full Time    Course Level: Masters Degree

Master of Arts (MA in Local Governance)

View Details Duration: 2 Years    Learning Mode: Full Time    Course Level: Masters Degree

Master of Arts (MA in Social Innovations and Entrepreneurship)

M.A in Social Innovations and Entrepreneurship is a two-year masters’ programme designed to the students who possess entrepreneurial spirit and aspire for social change. It is a distinctive and innovative programme structured to prepare the students personally and professionally for meaningful social engagement by reflecting on the issues of unemployment and by setting new patterns and possibilities for employment generation through social innovations entrepreneurship.

View Details Duration: 2 Years    Learning Mode: Full Time    Course Level: Masters Degree

Master of Arts (MA in Development Policy Planning & Practice)

View Details Duration: 2 Years    Learning Mode: Full Time    Course Level: Masters Degree

Master of Science (MSc Counselling Psychology)

View Details Duration: 2 Years    Learning Mode: Full Time    Course Level: Masters Degree

Master of Arts (MA Development Practice)

Even after 60 years of independence, poverty alleviation is a challenge and to be addressed through proper planning and development practice. The scale and need of priorities to break the poverty trap of bottom millions in India has never before been so crucial to the development agenda of our nation as today. Development, as broadly understood, refers to a range of perspectives, predominantly premised on dominant discourse of western modernity and plurality of approaches.

View Details Duration: 2 Years    Learning Mode: Full Time    Course Level: Masters Degree

Master of Arts (MA in Life Skills Education)

Life skills education is a structured programme which initiates participatory learning that aims to enhance positive and adaptive behaviour by facilitating individuals to develop and practise psycho-social skills and function effectively in social environment. The course is essential in terms of minimising risk, maximising preventive factors and optimising protective aspects of an individual.

View Details Duration: 2 Years    Learning Mode: Full Time    Course Level: Masters Degree

Master of Arts (MA in Local Governance)

This programme is structured with multi-dimensional and inter-sectoral knowledge-base for strengthening local government institutions and development organisations. The curriculum enables the students to understand and analyze the dynamics of decentralized governance and the practical exposure equips them with skills in different cross-cutting areas. It is expected to enhance their potentials and capabilities to be the change agents for realising decentralisation in letter and spirit, leading to inculcation of leadership potentials and develop social capital among them, aiming at good governance.

View Details Duration: 2 Years    Learning Mode: Full Time    Course Level: Masters Degree

Master of Arts (MA in Gender Studies)

Gender inequality has been a matter of major concern in India and it remains to be addressed in a more holistic way with professionally trained practitioners. In fulfilling the professional requirements of gender specialists in the development sector, the School of Gender Studies at RGNIYD offers Master's Degree Programme in Gender Studies with multi centric approach and diverse specialisations. The course is judiciously balanced with theoretical foundations drawn from feminist scholarship, conceptual framework of gender and development and practice oriented approach. Pedagogy of the course is inter-aligned with class-room lectures and appropriate innovative teaching methods.

View Details Duration: 2 Years    Learning Mode: Full Time    Course Level: Masters Degree

Master of Arts (MA in Career Counselling)

The M.A. Programme in Career Counselling is designed to train students by giving them a theoretical and practical base in the subject. Career Counselling is the process of helping the individuals to select a course of study that may help them to get into job or make them employable. This course aims at preparing the students to become practitioners in the sphere of career counselling who can guide the students in choosing successful career path and enable them to be the successful managers of career path.

View Details Duration: 2 Years    Learning Mode: Full Time    Course Level: Masters Degree

Master of Arts (MA Youth Empowerment)

M.A. Youth Empowerment is a unique programme launched for the first time in India to provide a solid grounding in Youth Work which will equip the students with analytical and practical skills for critical engagement in youth related issues and youth development. The course is designed with the insights drawn from the range of disciplines focusing on youth development and role of youth in Development. It encompasses the theoretical perspectives and conceptual issues, besides specialized courses on conflict resolution and peace building, community work, entrepreneurship development, migration and development etc.

View Details Duration: 2 Years    Learning Mode: Full Time    Course Level: Masters Degree

Master of Technology (MTech)

Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development (RGNIYD), Sriperumbudur offers Full Time Masters Degree in Master of Technology(M.Tech)

View Details Duration: 2 Years    Learning Mode: Full Time    Course Level: Masters Degree

Doctoral / PhD Programs Courses

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

View Details Duration: 3 Years    Learning Mode: Full Time    Course Level: Doctoral / PhD Programs
 
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    Alumni
    Generations of past students, both male and female, are proud to be known and enjoy maintaining their connection with the college and each other. Please write to [email protected] with link of existing almuni group, or request for creation of group.