The 2nd PGDCD program of KSRM commenced from the 24th July, 2017. The current batch has strength of 30 students from diverse academic disciplines. The program began with a guest lecture by Mr. Pranab Ranjan Choudhury, a Development Researcher and consultant to the World Bank. He spoke lucidly and explained to the students the difference in between growth and development. He highlighted to the students the various job opportunities emerging the area of community development and the roles played by various institutions functioning in the development sector such as Development NGO’s , MFI’s, FPO’s etc .The talk was extremely enlightening and appreciated highly by the students. The session ended with a vote of thanks delivered by Prof Madhumita Ray who is the co-odinator of the program.