Post Graduate Diploma in Rural Management (PGDRM)

Fee Structure and Financial Assistance

Note: In line with the guidelines issued by the AICTE on 01 May 2020 (AICTE/ MS Office/ Special 1), IRMA is reverting to the fee structure of 2019-21. An update on this has been sent to the candidates on their registered email addressess with the revised fee structure. Please note that there is no fee hike for the PGDRM batch of 2020-2022

  • The fee structure for PGDRM programme is detailed in Annexure-3.
    • Costs for students are kept low through cross-subsidisation, with the aim of helping them serve the needs of the challenging rural sector more effectively
    • Student’s cooperative mess: IRMA has a cooperative mess which is governed and managed by students. The students share all costs of boarding
  • Scholarships @ IRMA : Financial assistance is provided to deserving candidates through various schemes and scholarships.
    • SC scholarships* – This scholarship covers the entire cost of education of SC candidates are available at IRMA. The Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Government of India has allocated 4 scholarships to IRMA for SC students. The scholarship covers tuition fees, non-refundable charges, lodging and boarding expenses, cost of books, stationery, and a personal computer. (www.socialjustice.nic.in)
    • ST scholarships* – A full scholarship is allocated for 5 ST candidates by the Ministry of Tribal Affairs, Government of India. The amount of the scholarship covers tuition fees, boarding and lodging expenses, book grant, and a one-time grant for the purchase of a personal computer (www.tribal.nic.in)
    • Scholarships for Students with Disabilities* - Central Sector Scheme of Scholarship for Top class Education for Students with Disabilities of The Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment, Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities is available at IRMA (www.disabilityaffairs.gov.in)
  • Educational Loans: Educational loans are available from various banks to candidates enrolling at IRMA. Canara Bank, Anand, Central Bank of India, Anand, and Bank of Baroda, Anand provide student friendly education loan services for IRMA PGDRM students

* Number of scholarships and its availability are based on year to year sanctions from concerned Ministry.