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PGDAR
Institute of Management

About the programme

Conceptualised and created by eminent scholars and industry stalwarts, this interdisciplinary diploma is a unique blend of courses in mathematics, programming, economics, political science, academic writing, and critical thinking. Offered under the aegis of Lakshmipat Singhania Education Foundation, the programme helps students to develop core skills for careers in emerging fields of data, policy, economics, and much more.

 

This programme especially focuses on students from any 3-year undergraduate degree, gearing them for Masters from the USA by helping complete the 12+4 education requirement. PGDAR programme curriculum is designed with UMass Amherst University, one of the leading US universities to provide students a global exposure.  The programme operates under the aegis of the Lakshmipat Singhania Education Foundation. Click  here  to know more.

Why PGDAR at JKLU?

  • One year interdisciplinary programme prepares you for Masters in the field of Data Analytics, Public Policy, Economics, and other emerging fields.
  • Workshops with leading academicians and practitioners, research projects and mentoring to support your Master’s application.
  • Faculty from Global Institutes like IIT, IIM, IISc, Georgia Tech, INSEAD, UMass Amherst, Delhi School of Economics, Ashoka University etc.
  • Get opportunities to strengthen your profile via research projects, internships and other miscellaneous resources on campus.
M.S. in Data Analytics and Computational Social Science

An interdisciplinary programme training in framing, developing, and presenting data for evidence-based decision-making, ethical data management, evaluative data interpretation, and clear communication of results. It will prepare students for emerging careers in consulting, banking and financial services, healthcare, retail, and e-commerce sectors.

M.S. in Resource Economics

Training in Empirical Microeconomics and Applied Econometrics, with a concentration in fields like Environmental and Natural Resource Economics, Empirical Industrial Organisation, and Experimental and Behavioural Economics. It prepares for careers in analysis and decision making for management, marketing, resource-based industries, and economic consulting.

Master of Public Policy

A programme that brings together various social science disciplines enabling students to shape policies and programmes around the globe. Students gain the knowledge, skills, and practical experience to become leaders in the non-profit, public, or private sector while creating meaningful social change.

Curriculum

Core:

  • Micro-Economics

  • Seminar on Macroeconomics

  • Probability and Statistics

  • Spreadsheet Applications

  • Univariate Calculus

  • Academic Writing

  • Research Design

  • Cognitive & Critical Thinking

  • Critical Thinking for Developing Perspectives

Elective:

  • Multivariate Calculus

  • Linear Algebra

  • Computer Programming

  • Indian Government

  • Public Policy Seminar

Admission Details

Selection of a student at JKLU will be finalised after a series of evaluative steps.

  • Submission of application form
  • Personal Interview
  • Selection based on an overall evaluation of merit

 

  • Candidates must have an undergraduate (Bachelors) degree in any discipline from an accredited institution or university.
  • Candidate must have an above-average academic record combined with extra-curricular engagement.
FEE ParticularsAnnual Fee in INR
Tuition and Academic Fee₹8,00,000
(-) Scholarship by Lakshmipat Singhania Education Foundation₹3,00,000
Net Tuition & Academic Fee₹5,00,000

 

To be paid in two equal instalments in respective semesters.

  • One time Caution Money (Refundable) of ₹10,000 would be payable along with first year’s fee.
  • *Academic Fee will increase maximum by 10 % in each consecutive year.

Fees for accommodation, food and other facilities – 2022-23 (in rupees)

Type of Accommodation 

AC

Non-AC

Hostel Fee

80,000

65,000

Utility Charge

20,000

5,000

Total (A)

1,00,000

70,000

Mess Advance (to be adjusted as per actual) (B)

55,000

55,000

Total (A+B)

1,55,000

1,25,000

Transport fee of ₹40,000/- per annum to be paid if the student wishes to avail the JKLU transport facility from Jaipur city to JKLU campus on specified routes.

  • The above-mentioned fee as applicable to citizens of India and SAARC Countries.
  • Hostel charges are on annual basis.
  • Hostel charges for one academic year and the students are not allowed to leave the hostel during the semester.
  • Hostel fee, as above, is applicable to all boarding students.
  • Hostel rooms are on twin sharing basis. Hostel Charges are subject to yearly revision.
  • Hostel security deposit of ₹5,000 would be payable along with first year’s fees. It is refundable at the time of leaving the Hostel.

Refund policy: Fee deposited for the registration is refundable till the beginning of the academic session. 10% processing fees will be deducted while processing the refund. Once the academic session begins, refund will be processed as per the UGC guidelines.