Indira Gandhi National Open University Applications invited for Online Programmes

Name of Institute / University

Indira Gandhi National Open University

Courses Offered

Admission is open for one month online programmes in:

1. Appreciation Programme on Sustainability Science (APSS)

2. Appreciation Programme on Sustainable Management of Wetlands

The programme is offered at Chair for Sustainable Development, IGNOU, which was established in 2007 as a University level Chair, cutting across disciplines and schools. The eminent Agricultural Scientist and father of green revolution in India, Prof. M.S. Swaminathan is the Honorary Chair. The main objective of the Chair is to develop and promote Education for Sustainable Development in India and capacity building in Sustainability Science.

Programme Objective: To build the capacity of policy makers, administrators, scientists and educators as well as the general public in the science and art of environmentally, economically and socially sustainable development.

Duration: minimum one month and maximum six months.


Graduates in any discipline are eligible to apply.

Medium of Instruction: English or its equivalent.

How To Apply

Apply online on:

Contact Details

Programme Coordinator
Sustainability Science
Chair for Sustainable Development
Block 1, Room No. 22, IGNOU
Maidan Garhi,
New Delhi-110068
Ph. No. 011-29532374, 29571122

IGNOU webpage:

Programme Fee


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