Post Graduate Diploma in Early Intervention (PGDEI) (RCI & University of Madras)

Programme Name Post Graduate Diploma in Early Intervention
Programme Code PGDEI
Recognition Rehabilitation Council of India
Affiliation University of Madras
Level of Programme PG Diploma
Duration 1 academic year
Pattern of Programme Semester
Eligibility MBBS/BOT/BPT/B.Sc Speech & Hearing / BMR/BRS/B.Ed in Special Education,B.Sc Nursing,Masters in child development/Child Psychology from a recognized University with minimum marks of(Gen-50%,SC/ST-45%)
Admission Criteria Marks obtained in the qualified examination : 50 Marks
Higher Qualification : 10 Marks
Experience (Minimum of 2 years) : 05 Marks
Parent/Sibling/Ward of PwD: 10 Marks
Rural Students : 05 Marks
Interview : 20 Marks
Reservation As per Govt.of Tamilnadu norms
Scope Early Interventionist, in Early Intervention Centre.
• Screening of new born
• As a trans disciplinary person in rural/ urban clinics and intervention hospitals.
• Resource persons for courses run by organizations and also parent training and other short term training programmes
Syllabus RCI approved Syllabus
Qualifying Criteria Pass Mark: 50%
Theory :50%
Evaluation Pattern As per University of Madras
Evaluation & Certifying Authority University of Madras