Admission Process for Post Graduate Programme in Public Policy Management (PGP-PPM)

Important Dates: (Tentative)

Announcement by DoPT Friday, September 30, 2016
Announcement by MDI Monday, October 03, 2016
Last date for receipt of applications Friday, November 25, 2016
Date of Personal Interview Friday, December 09, 2016
Commencement of the programme First/ Second week of April 2017

Eligibility Criteria

All India Services and Class I Service officers from Central and State Governments, sponsored by DoPT, Govt. of India.

For DoPT Sponsored Candidates

The programme is open to officers of All India Services, Central Services (organized, non-organized, technical and non-technical), faculty members of State ATIs and State Civil Service Officers subject to the following eligibility conditions:

  • Age:The officer should not be more than 50 years of age on the date of commencement of the programme (53 years in case of officers belonging to SC and ST).

  • Length of Service:: Officers of All India Services, Central Services should have put in at least seven years of Group “A” service. The State Civil Service Officers should have put in at least nine years of Group “A” service.

  • Earlier Training:: The officer should not have undergone a training programme of 12 weeks or more duration in India during a period of five years preceding the date of commencement of the programme. The officer should not have undergone a programme of training abroad of more than two weeks in preceding two years, more than one month in preceding three years or more than six months in the preceding five years.

  • Venue:Management Development Institute, Gurgaon.

How to apply

After announcement of 10th PGP-PPM by DoPT the application forms can be downloaded from MDI website or the DoPT website and completed applications must be sent to:

Joint Secretary (Training)
Department of Personnel & Training
Government of India
Old JNU Campus
New Delhi 110067

with a copy to:

The Chairperson (Admissions)
Management Development Institute
Mehrauli Road, Sukhrali
Gurgaon 122007, INDIA

Fee and Other Expenses for Public Policy and Management*

Nomenclature of Fees PGP-PPM
Tuition Fees Rs 9,33,000
Boarding Charges Rs 81,000
Lodging Charges** Rs 2,43,000
Reading Material Fees Rs 42,000
Students Welfare Activities Rs 19,500
Library Fee Rs 27,000
Alumni Fee Rs 12,000
Security Deposit Rs 21,600
Total Rs 13,79,100

*Wherever MoUs are signed between MDI & sponsoring organizations, MoU fees shall be applicable.
** Few Studio apartments are also available for which Lodging Charges will be extra Rs. 6,000 p.m.

Note:The above fee does not include International Immersion fee/charges/fares that would be sanctioned by DoPT (Training) for candidates sponsored by them.

Note:MDI reserves the right to increase the fee and other charges at any point of time during the Academic Year. Due notice would be given, while making such changes.