IGNOU MARD course has been created with a semester system  approach in mind. The first year courses are aimed at skills development in computers using various technologies, the second year is more focussed on core courses providing a conceptual framework and the third year provides the specialization and the project work. After the successful completion of first year courses, the student will receive the MARD.

Name of the Programme:
Master of Arts in Rural Development (MARD)

Eligibility :
Bachelor’s Degree or a higher degree from a recognized University

Min. age Duration:
No Bar

Programme Fee : Rs.3700/-(I year) Rs.3600/-(IIyear)

Min. Years : 2 years

Max. Years : 5 years

Medium : English & Hindi