Post Graduate Diploma in Direct Selling (PGDDS) at Shoolini University is a year-long program designed with the vision to create rational and profitable direct selling distributors by providing them with a predictable, research-based progression path. Students go through a rigorous teaching and training regime, where they improve their communication, public speaking, presentation and people skills. This contributes positively to their sales performance while developing their entrepreneurial and leadership skills.
The curriculum covers the concept of direct selling, its history, evolution, trends and the industry’s major players. Additionally, it also covers the regulatory framework, guidelines, rules and different compensation plans designed and offered by direct selling companies. Our students get a chance to interact and learn from industry legends like Sidharth Singh, Surendra Vats, Surekha Bhargav, Deepak Bajaj, Anil Narang, Harshvardan Jain, Dipali Patrawala and many more.
PGDDS imparts theoretical and practical knowledge as well as the skill sets required to succeed as a direct selling professional.
The internationally acclaimed faculty at Shoolini University comes from leading Indian and global universities such as Oxford, NIH, and NCI. Many faculty members have received grants from national and international funding agencies.
The university has collaborations with renowned universities across the world for student exchange programs, faculty exchange, and more. Prominent among these are, the University of Arkansas, USA; Lanzhou University, China; University of Naples, Italy; Taipei Medical University, Taiwan; Gachon University, South Korea; South Dakota Mines University, USA.
Shoolini University is UGC Approved and NAAC Accredited.
Frequently Asked Questions
Who teaches Post Graduate Diploma in Direct Selling at Shoolini University?
The School of Business Management at Shoolini University has highly experienced research-oriented postdoc faculty from top national and international institutions such as the University of Berkeley, IIT, and IIM.
What are the future opportunities after completing Post Graduate Diploma in Direct Selling from Shoolini University?
A PG Diploma in Direct Selling prepares students for various opportunities, including job profiles of Marketing Executives, Market Research Analysts, and much more.
How do you expose students to industry experience?
At Shoolini, we conduct weekly seminars where our students get a chance to interact and learn from industry legends like Sidharth Singh, Surendra Vats, Surekha Bhargav and Deepak Bajaj.
Is practical training a part of Post Graduate Diploma in Direct Selling?
Yes, during the second semester, our students go on a 4-month long paid internship in their chosen company where they get to apply their skills of retention and leadership which they learned during the first semester.
What are the placement opportunities available for students who have successfully completed Post Graduate Diploma in Direct Selling at Shoolini University?
Our fully functional placement cell, run by experts, has tie-ups with various industry giants who visit Shoolini’s campus during Placement week for on-the-spot Placements. Our 'Mission 130' aims for 100 per cent employability of students with 30 per cent in top companies.
Do you have a strong alumni network?
Yes! The Shoolini Alumni Association organises Alumni Meet every year where alumni get together to share their valuable experiences with current students. We also invite outstanding alumni for expert talks, workshops, and seminars.
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Himachal Pradesh Domicile : ₹
Non-Himachal Pradesh Domicile : ₹
* One-time refundable security fee of Rs. 10,000