Centre for Cauvery Delta Development Studies (CCDDS), a public trust recognised by Bharathidasan University, is starting three one-year post graduate diploma programmes in Retail Market, Capital Market and Tourism.

Classes will commence on October 21.

The last date for receipt of applications is October 15.

Application form-and-prospectus can be obtained by sending a demand draft for Rs.100 drawn in favour of Bharathidasan University Registrar payable at Trichy to

The Chief Co-ordinator,

Academic wing, CCDDS, B-28,

Second street,

Kannan Nagar,

Thanjavur 613007. T

The total course fees is Rs.10,000.

 With the country on the verge of a retail boom, this will be a very good avenue and knowledge that can be picked up. I did not see anywhere how this courses will be recogised by the industry or is there any other university / institution offering such courses.  May be prospectus will shed some light on this.