The Tata-Dhan Academy nurtures, grooms and educates young graduates, both boys and girls, as Development Professionals. They possess multi-disciplinary knowledge including applied technologies relevant to the 'context'.
Equally high is the emphasis on 'learning' and 'building knowledge' through action-reflection-action. Side by side the focus is on building high quality techno-managerial competencies supported by appropriate motivations, values and attitudes to work with people, the disadvantaged in particular, with a view to "building people's organisations to build people".
· Induct and groom young graduates as development professionals
· Build the capacity of Practitioners in the development sector
· Build and enable a world of Knowledge & practice through action-reflection and adapting global knowledge
Graduates or postgraduates in any discipline with minimum of 50% marks (or equivalent)
Graduates in agriculture/engineering possessing more than 70% marks are eligible to apply
Those completing their courses by June 2015 can apply
Age: Below 26 years on 1st July 2015 Professionals, first time graduates from families, candidates working in development organizations with high motivational factors and enthusiasm to work for and with the poor communities are encouraged to apply
Selection will be through Development Management Admission Test (DMAT) followed by personal interviews and group discussion. Selection results will be announced in the website
Candidates should mention their Full mailing address, Contact number, Email ID in the application form which will help the Admission Team to intimate all of the candidates individually
Test dates and centres will be announced on this website. Please visit regularly for updated information Development Management Admission Test (DMAT)
Candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of written test DMAT (Development Management Admission Test), an objective exam which consists of tests on:
· Proficiency in English
· Quantitative ability
· Analytical reasoning
Performance in all the three areas will be taken into account in selecting candidates
You can apply using any of the following methods:
Download the application form in pdf format and send the filled-in application to firstname.lastname@example.org through email and send a Demand Draft for Rs. 500/- in favour of "
Click here to Apply Online using the online application form and send a Demand Draft for Rs.500/- in favour of "Tata-Dhan Academy" payable at
Request an application form from Admission Coordinator, Tata-Dhan Academy, T. Malaipatti, Thenkarai PO, Mullipallam SO, Sholavandan (Via), Vadipatti Taluk, Madurai-625207, Tamil Nadu by sending a Demand Draft for Rs. 500/- in favour of “Tata-Dhan Academy” payable at Madurai
Incomplete application form will be summarily rejected
Last Date for Application Submission to
Last date for Submission form: 28th February, 2015