Post Graduate Diploma in Geriatric Care and Management (PGDGCM)

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Post Graduate Diploma in Geriatric Care and Management (PGDGCM)
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Post Graduate Diploma in Geriatric Care and Management (PGDGCM)

Marian offers Post Graduate Diploma in Geriatric Care and Management (PGDGCM) in collaboration with Travancore Foundation Education and Research Centre on Ageing (TFERCA) from the year 2020 onwards. The programme focuses on concepts and exemplars related to geriatric care and management. Based on theories of ageing and principles of geriatric care, students will learn how to develop health promotional activities, disease prevention strategies and long term care management of older adults in communities and institutional care settings. The duration of the course will be for two semesters over a period of one academic year including one semester of field practicum.

Post Graduate Diploma in Geriatric Care and Management

  • Eligibility for Post Graduate Diploma in Geriatric Care and Management Admission
    1. Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline with eligibility for higher studies and with an aptitude to work for the welfare of the elderly.
  • Procedure for Post Graduate Diploma in Geriatric Care and Management Admission
    1. The selection is made from students who have a Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline with eligibility for higher studies.
    2. The rank list shall be prepared based on a personal interview which shall be used to evaluate the suitability of the candidate for the programme.
    3. The final rank list shall be prepared out of 100 marks.
  • Instructions
    1. Only online applications will be accepted. Application fee should be remitted online.
    2. Students who have already submitted the enquiry form must also fill the online application.
    3. Application fee is Rs 200/-
    4. Application fee once remitted shall not be refunded under any circumstances.
    5. Candidates awaiting the results of the qualifying examination are also eligible to apply. However, the admission process can be completed only after the submission of the result of the qualifying examination.