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IWDM – K  is proud of being one and only centre in South India among the five centers at the national level offered by IGNOU. Students from all over the State and also from Lakshadeep have been undergoing the course in IWDM-K.

For more details :  
Deputy Director of Soil Conservation
IWDM-K, Chadayamangalam, Kollam 
Phone : 0474 2475051, e-mail :


Application invited for IGNOU courses at IWDMK, Chadayamangalam

Diploma in Watershed Management (DWM) :        

Duration of the course : 1year

Subjects covered :  Management of natural resources, farm resources and human resources.

Qualification for enrolment  : Plus-two or equivalent

  • Course fees   : Rs.10000/.

Fees concession of 50%   admissible for BPL families and those from   rural areas provided by Ministry of Land  Resources, Government of India

Certificate Course in Water Harvesting & Management (CWHM) : The programme focus on imparting awareness on water resources, water harvesting techniques and enable the learners to act as trainers and organizers for efficient water harvesting.

Duration of the course  :  6 months

Qualification for enrolment  : pass in 10th standard

Course fee  :  Rs. 2000/.

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Plantation Management (PGDPM) : The objective of the programme is to develop competent professionals in plantation industry and upgrage the technical proficiency of professional working in plantation industry.

Duration of the course

1 year

Qualification for enrolment 

Degree in any discipline

Course fee 

Rs. 5500/.


Basics of Remote Sensing, Geographic Information Systems and Global Navigational Satellite Systems


For more details
Assistant Director (Soil Survey), SI & PC 
Directorate of Soil Survey and Soil Conservation
Centre Plaza buildings, Vazhuthacaud PO
Thiruvananthapuram – 14
Telephone : (0471) 2339595
e-mail :

The Directorate of Soil Survey and Soil conservation has been identified as an outreach study centre of the Indian Institute of Remote Sensing, Dehradun. The Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (IIRS), unit of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), Department of Space, Government of India is a premier education, training and research institute for capacity building in the field of Remote Sensing, Geo-information, positioning & navigation technology and its applications. Fifteen courses have been completed so far at the centre. Sixteenth course is ongoing now. 







Contact us

Directorate of Soil Survey & Soil Conservation
Center Plaza buildings
Thiruvananthapuram-695 014
Ph: 0471 2778760, 2778761
Fax : 04712338200

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