The Tata Institute of Social Sciences' (TISS) will now be offering the ountry's first organisation development programme 'Executive Post Graduate Diploma Programme in Organization Development and Change' (EPGDODC) for the academic year 2015-16.
The course will be offered for 33 mid career executives for a period of over 18 months, beginning of June 14.
The main focus of the programme will be on Organisation Development and Change Management, with demonstrations by Management Schools in Europe and USA.
The programme is expected to be different from most graduate disciplines as it will bring the practitioners' perspective and executive coaching as an integral part.
The goal of this programme is also to create managers who could drive organisation development and change in Indian firms.
In an effort to create a cadre of Organization Development practitioners in India, this programme will prepare the participants through classroom teaching, training, field practice and coaching and work towards building a holistic view of the organisation.
TISS has always been renowned for excellence in higher education and has responded to the changing social realities. The new programme is a positive step in this direction and is expected to provide for sustainability edge to the firms.
For further information, visit www.tiss.edu