This thread will share students' insights, testimonials, extra-curricular activities, Cultural life, Events & happenings, summer internships...and a lot more...tune in for regular updates and learn about the possibilities that the emerging field of Development Studies can open up for you!
EDI's DevelopmentStudies prepares you to face the challenges in real life & trains you to implement innovative solutions to bring about change. EDI's 4th Batch students, Sapna Pathy & Pooja Gupta are interning with the SAMRIDHI Project (Poorest State Inclusive Growth Programme), implemented by SIDBI with support from the Govt. of UK. SAMRIDHI project aims at improving the income & reducing the vulnerability of poor families and small producers, by expanding their access to finance and markets. This internship program will help them gain practical as well as theoretical knowledge and to grasp challenges people at grassroots face.
Two roads diverged in a wood, and I - I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference. - Robert Frost.
Our PGDM- DS student Sagar Karande who is interning with BAIF-MITTRA, Thane believes in taking a path less traveled. Holding a BE degree he wasn't satisfied being a another engineer.. He resolved to find a cause that would enable him to make our society a better place. He researched various programmes that would offer him training and mentor-ship to give form to his ideas on Social Entrepreneurship. Sagar joined the PGDM in Development Studies at EDI Ahmedabad to give wings to his purpose. Lokmat, Maharashtra's leading vernacular tells his story....
I have learnt about different approaches and methods of PRA along with the potential of those approaches. I also got to know how to make participation more practical.
PRA is an excellent method of learning about rural life and India's real condition through its people directly!
- Sanjay (PGDM-DS 2013-15)
PGDM-DS is designed with an objective to equip individuals willing to pursue
Venue: EDI Campus Time: 4.30 PM... all are invited
EDII - PGDM in Development Studies..in the words of Aditi Patil (Batch 2013-15):"I joined EDII in 2013 with a very clear goal in mind about the Development Sector. I knew I wanted to work in the Wildlife and Conservation field. EDII helped me find very specific internships which gave me
Another feather in EDII's cap. We have just partnered with Facebook for launch of 'Boost your business' program, to be aimed at training small & medium business owners in growing their business using Facebook. The event happened today and it was graced by Hon. CM of Gujarat Shri Vijay Rupani. One more reason for entrepreneurs to choose EDII.