Post Graduate Diploma in Social Enterprise Management

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LIVE-Loyola and CSIM have collaborated to launch the Post Graduate Diploma in Social Enterprise Management (PGDSEM) course in Chennai. In Mumbai, the Post Graduate Program In Social Enterprise Management (PGPSEM) is offered by SIES College of Management Studies (SIESCOMS), Nerul, Navi Mumbai in association with Centre for Social Initiative and Management (CSIM).

Participants who complete the course can start their own social enterprise or seek a career as professionals in the social sector. They also gain practical knowledge on various areas of management and its relevance to the social sector

This course will help you to make your career an extension of who you are and what you love to do.

If you plan to launch a Social Enterprise :
Crystallize your social change idea, focus upon detailing for action
Get started with appropriate inputs on legal requirements
Help in networking and connecting with resources useful in kick starting your organization

If you are a college student :

Develop professional skills for placement in Social Enterprises
Enhance personal effectiveness for engaging with society
Be well informed about changing trends in the social sector

If you are working/volunteering with a CSR / Social Enterprise
Develop the aptitude to look at the macro picture of your organization
Help you grow beyond functional limitations
Result in professional development-become well informed about changing trends in the social sector

If you are a founder of a Social Enterprise
Pause, reflect and refocus priorities
Identify strategic solutions
Identify newer avenues and resources for the development of the organization
Take the organization to the next level of growth

Your meaningful journey to bring about social change begins by enrolling in the Post Graduate Diploma in Social Enterprise Management (PGDSEM)

The course duration is One Year ( two semesters). The timings are from 2 PM to 7 PM on Saturdays; and 10 AM to 1 PM on every second Sunday.Ten hours of classroom sessions every week.

Venue / Chennai: Loyola College, Nungambakkam, Chennai – 600034.

Venue / Mumbai: SIES College of Management Studies, Sector V, Nerul, Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra 400706.

The course schedule comprises of weekend class room sessions at SIESCOMS campus at Nerul. There is a field-work component for participants in the first semester.

Any graduate or students pursuing their final year of graduation
Individuals with an undying passion to bring about social transformation
This 280 hours, two-semester, cross-disciplinary course is a combination of Social sciences, Entrepreneurship and Management.This weekend programme includes ten hours of classroom sessions every week. Course curriculum includes: Social Diagnosis, International Affairs, Social Psychology, Essentials of Entrepreneurship, Understanding Social Entrepreneurship, Leadership & Management, Values & Ethics, Financial Management, Media & Communication, Fundamentals of Social Research, Social Enterprise Development, Social Impact Measurement, Social Marketing, Corporate Social Responsibility, Fund Raising & Venture Capital, and Project Management.

1. Social Diagnosis
2. International Affairs
3. Social Psychology
4. Essentials of Entrepreneurship
5. Understanding Social Entrepreneurship
6. Leadership & Management
7. Values & Ethics
8. Financial Management

1. Media & Communication
2. Fundamentals of Social Research
3. Social Enterprise Development
4. Social Impact Measurement
5. Social Marketing
6. Corporate Social Responsibility
7. Fund Raising & Venture Capital
8. Project Management

Visits to social enterprises
Interactions with social entrepreneurs
Business plan development