University Institute of Vocational Studies and Skill Development/Kaushal Vikas Kendra
The Skill Development Centre was established in 2012 which is now upgraded as University Institute of Vocational Studies and Skill Development, is one of its kinds in Madhya Pradesh. RD University was identified under National University Students Skill Development Program (NUSSD) to run various Skill Development Courses in coordination with Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), Mumbai; from 2013 on the initiative of Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Government of India, New Delhi. The main aim of the Institute is to increase the employability of University students by imparting knowledge and skills, through cutting edge teaching and learning methods as well as practical work experience through internships and community projects. All the students of University Teaching departments are being imparted Skill Development training by the Institute. Under C.B.C.S. (Choice based credit system)
Recently University Grant commission had sanctioned job oriented Vocational degree courses (B.Voc.) which is being run from the Academic session 2016-17.
Bachelor of Vocation (Medical Laboratory Technology)
Medical Laboratory Technology is an Allied Health Specialty Course concerned with the diagnosis, treatment, prevention and cure of disease through the use of Clinical Laboratory Test. Medical Laboratory Professionals play a critical role in collecting the information needed to give the best care to an ill or injured person.
Bachelor of Vocation (Building Construction Technology)
The Building Construction Technology Course provides you with the expertise needed to efficiently guide a construction project or business. You'll gain the technical proficiency, the financial knowledge, the entrepreneurial skills, and the business acumen needed for success in this ever-evolving industry.
|Course Structure||Normal Duration||Awards|
|6 Months||One Semester||Certificate|
|1 Year||Two Semester||Diploma|
|2 Year||Four Semester||Advanced Diploma|
|3 Year||Six Semester||B. Voc. Degree|
Benefits of the Programme
We provide training to our students with our industrial partners. Candidates after completing their Certificate/Diploma/Degree course becomes able to join Govt./ Non Govt. organizations for jobs or they can start their own business. If they want, they can join master courses in the same stream after obtaining bachelor degree.
Director and Nodal Officer: Prof. Surendra Singh
Assistant Nodal Officer: Dr. A.K. Gupta
Assistant Professor (Guest Faculty)
Dr. Ajay Mishra
Dr. Uroos Fatima Rizvi
Dr. Meenal Dubey
Dr. Vineeta Girdoniya
Shri. Virendram Khateek (LDC)
Smt. Savita Patharia (Peon)
Phone: 0761-2600291, 794
Identification of Skill Development Centre under the NSSDS and TISS, Mumbai
The R.D. University has been identified under the National Services and Skill Development Scheme (NSSDS) to run various skill development courses in coordination with Tata Institute of Social Science, Mumbai on the initiative of Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Govt. of India, New Delhi as pilot project study for 2013-2016. In this pilot phase three centres located at Dindori, Lakhnadoun and Mandla had been selected to impart the vocational training mainly targeting the students from SC,ST and OBC population. The training programme will commence from June, 2013 to train 3000 students in this initial phase. The TISS representative has already been arrived in the university to initiate the activities. At the initial stage, the NSSDS will specially focus on the courses viz. (a) Computer Literacy, (b) English Communication, (c) Soft skills, (d) Financial Literacy, (e) Skill in working with community.
There will be 20 credits for certificate courses and 40 credits for Diploma level courses. After successfully completion of the courses, the student will get certificate/diploma jointly from the R.D. University, Jabalpur and TISS, Mumbai.
Workshop on Personality Development (Duration: 25 days from Dec. 06,2014)
The centre conducted a workshop on “Employment Generation through Entrepreneurship Development” on April 26-27,2013. Nearly 200 participants including young teachers were present in the workshop.