Post Graduate Diploma in Knowledge Management (UGC Innovative Programme)
About the Programme
P.G.Diploma in Knowledge Management (PGDKM) – under UGC innovative programme – is a one year Post Graduate diploma course. There is probably no segment of activity in the world attracting as much attention at present as that of knowledge management. According to Evalueserve, a global market research and Intellectual Property service firm and a pioneer in providing Knowledge Process Outsourcing (KPO) services, KPO is estimated to touch USD 17 billion during 2013-14, out of which 70% would be outsourced to India. The transition of the world into knowledge economy would increase the demand for knowledge workers in future. Thus the scope of the course would be to provide training in the knowledge domain so that the trained manpower can straightaway become part and parcel of the industry. The course is actively supported by IBM to train students in IBM COGNOS and extend placement assistance to the students.
Eligibility for admission
Graduates in Engineering / Technology, Medicine ( BDS, BAMS, BHMS ), Post Graduates in
Science, Applied Sciences, Agriculture, Library Science, Commerce, Tourism, Management from Universities recognized by the University of Kerala with not less than 55% marks for the qualifying examination. Students appearing for final semester examination may also apply.
Admission to the course is based on performance in the qualifying degree and the entrance test. Equal weightage [50%] would be given for qualifying degree and entrance test. The entrance test shall consist of multiple choice questions to judge the applicant’s awareness in databases, aptitude in data interpretation, analysis, logic & reasoning, comprehension and general awareness.
How to apply
Application can be obtained from the Head of the Department of Futures by producing a DD for Rs.260/- from SBT/SBI/Dist. Co-operative bank drawn in favour of the Finance Officer, University of Kerala or a University Chalan for Rs. 250/-. A self addressed stamped envelope for Rs. 10/- should be send along with the request for obtaining the application by post. Application form can also be downloaded from the Kerala University website. The completed application should reach the Head of the Department on or before 18-08-2017. Application form may be send to The Prof. & Head, Department of Futures Studies, Department of Aquatic Biology Building, Kariavattom Campus, Kariavattom P O,Tvpm- 695581.