Post Graduate Diploma in Criminal Justice (PGDCJ )

Updated on 03 Nov, 2017

Post Graduate Diploma in Criminal Justice (PGDCJ )

Minimum Duration: 1 Year
Maximum Duration: 3 Years
Course Fee: Rs. 9,000
Minimum Age: No bar
Maximum Age: No bar


Any Graduate, Graduates in law, criminology, social work and functionaries of Criminal Justice Administration

Medium: English

Employment Opportunities:
1.     Jobs related to Criminal Justice Administration in Government. Organization, International and National NGO’s.


2.     Lawyers can specialize in Criminal Law related to woman, children and other vulnerable groups etc.

Post Graduate Diploma in Criminal Justice (PGDCJ) has been launched by School of law, in July, 2010. This programme is specially designed to cater to the needs of people who are working in this field and are interested in knowing the criminal justice system.

Objectives: The objectives of this programme are to:


  • keep pace with emerging developments in criminal justice;
  • create well-informed citizens and professionals in the area of criminal justice; and
  • enhance the competencies of the professionals already working in the area of criminal justice system.



CourseCode     Course Name Credits 
 MLE-011  Criminal Justice System  4
 MLE-012  Indian Penal Code  4
 MLE-013  Criminal Justice Processes  4
 MLE-014  Criminal Justice Administration  4
 MLE-015  Challenges to Criminal Justice System  4
 MLE-016  Criminal Justice Research And Advocacy  4
 MLEP-017  Project Work-MLEP-017  8
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