PGDMA Admissions open at NAARM, Hyderabad | UG's can apply Online
The National Academy of Agricultural Research Management (NAARM), established in 1976, at Hyderabad, is one of the constituent institutes of the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), New , for promoting management of agricultural research, education and extension.
The course is conceived and designed in response to the felt need for professional managers across the agricultural value chain. The program aims at:
Understanding the basic facets of management and the unique needs of the agribusiness and allied sectors
Utilizing management concepts and techniques together with the existing base knowledge of and arriving at customized solutions, best-suited to specific industry situations
Transforming students into dynamic business leaders and entrepreneurs dedicated to agribusiness
Post Graduate Diploma in Management ( ) - PGDMA
ELIGIBILITY: The minimum qualification for admission into the programmes is a
FOUR YEAR bachelor’s degree in any of the following subjects from any Agricultural University or Institution recognized by the ICAR/UGC:
2. Agri-Business Management/Commercial and Agri-Business Management/Agricultural Marketing and Cooperation
3. Agricultural Engineering
4. Agricultural Information Technology
7. Dairy Technology
8. Energy and Environmental Engineering
10. Food Technology/Food Process Engineering
14. Veterinary Science
The students who are going to complete their degree by July, 2010 are also eligible to apply.
Teaching methodology emphasizes experiential learning, holistic approach, application orientation and problem-solving skills through interactive lectures, class room discussions, student presentations, case studies, role plays, simulations, web-casting and specialized modules with leading international faculty.
Applicants have to appear for written entrance examination, “NAARMAT 2010” on 07 March, 2010 at different centres. The admission fee for NAARMAT 2010 is Rs. 1000 (Rs. 500 for SC/ST/PH) and can be paid through a Demand Draft drawn in favour of “ICAR UNIT-NAARM” payable at Hyderabad. The application to NAARMAT 2010 can be submitted on-line at http://specialtest.in/naarmat2010 from 01 January, 2010 to 31 January, 2010. After submitting the application on-line, hard-copy of the application along with photographs and demand draft should be sent to NAARMAT 2010, Post Box Number 4334, Kalkaji Head Post Office, New 110 019, latest by 05 February, 2010. Candidates will be shortlisted for Group discussion/Personal Interview (GD/PI) to be held at NAARM, Hyderabad during Mid April, 2010 based on NAARMAT score. The final list of candidates for admission into PGDMA program will be posted at www.naarm.ernet.in and http://specialtest.in/naarmat2010. The academic session will start in July, 2010.
SCHEDULE OF EXAMINATION
Application Form Available Online 01 January, 2010 to 31 January, 2010
Last Date of receipt of the Filled Forms along with Demand Drafts 5 February, 2010
Availability of Admit Cards on NAARM website 25 February 2010 (1300 hours)
Written Entrance Examination (NAARMAT) 07 March, 2010 (Sunday)
Timing of the NAARMAT 1000 Hrs to 1230 Hrs
Group Discussion / Personal Interview of short listed candidates Mid April, 2010