The Gandhigram Rural Institute – Deemed Unviersity
Under Graduate Programmes:
B.Sc: Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Home Science,
BA: Gandhian Social Work
BBA: Rural Industries and Management
Post Graduate Programmes:
MA: Tamil and Indian Literature, English and Communicative Studies, Hindi, Sociology, Human Resource and Conflict Management, Rural Development
MSc: Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Zoology, Food Science and Nutrition, Home Science Extension and Communication, Micro Biology*, Dairy Science, Geo Informatics*, Information Technology*.
*Selft Supported Programmes
5 year Integrated Programme:
MA: Development Administration
B.Tech: Civil Engineering (Habitat Development) Regular/Lateral Entry
MBA: Small Business Management, Cooperative Management, Rural Industries Management, Rural Project Management (all with dual specialization on Human Resource, Marketing and Finance)
B.Ed: Intergrated (for internal candidates only – students studying UG/PG I n GRI)
UGC Innovative Programmes:
BSc: Textiles and Fashion Design
MA: Governance and Development
MSc: Applied Geology and Geomatics
M.Tech Renewable Energy
PG Diploma: Spatial Technologies,
M Phil Programmes
Tamil, English, Micro Level Planning, Research and Development, Development Sociology, Futurology, Economics, Development Administration, Food Science and Nutrition, Womens Studies,m Chemistry, Energy, Physics
Ph.D programmes: Full time / Part time (application forms will be issued during August 2013 / January 2014) for other details see website – cost of application and registration Fee: Rs. 1000/-
PG Diploma Programmes:
PG Diploma: Sanitary Inspectors Course, Banking and Insurance
Diploma – Agriculture, Textile Technology, Bakery and Confectionery
NIOS Course (National Institute of Open Schooling)
Secondary (10th), Senior Secondary (+2), Vocational Course in Early Childhood Care and Education.
For details of NIOS courses Contact the Coordinator, NIOS course, department of Lifelong Learning and Extension, GRI.
Application form with prospectus can be had from the Deputy Registrar (Academic) either in person by cash payment or by post by sending a written request spectifying the programme and enclosing a crossed Demand Draft drawn in favour of The Registrar, The Gandhigram Rural Institute – Demmed University payable in Canara Bank, Gandhigram Rural Institute, Gandhigram (Code No. 8500) or State Bank of India, Ambathural (Code No. 3373) or any Nationalized/Scheduled Bank in Dindigul. An additional payment of Rs. 50 needs to be made in case of DD drawn from other banks. Applications can also be downloaded fro m the GRI website: reralniv.ac.in – in which case Demand Draft should be enclosed for the cost of application and registration fee along with filled in application form.
1. Cost of Application including Registration fee for all UG/PG/Diploma/PG Diploma/Pst Diploma/M.Phill Programmes is Rs. 180 (Rs. 225 by post)
2. SC/ST: FREE for any one programme (on producing attested copy of the community certificate)
3. MO/Postal Orders/Cheques will not be accepted
4. Applications awaiting publication for UG/PG results can also apply for PG/M.Phill Programmes.
Applications will be issued from: 26.04.2013
Last date for submission of filled-in applications:
UG/Diploma: 10 days from the date of Publication of results or HR Sec in Tamil Nadu.
All PG, PG Diploma/Post Diploma: 24.05.2013