Programme Tile Socio-Economic Impact Assessment of Research Programmes
Course Directors Dr. N Sivaramane and Dr. Venkatesan P.
Programme Details
EligibilityScientists/Assistant professors/ KVK project scientists & above who are working in the area of impact assessment of research projects/ technology development & dissemination / institutional innovations
Course Fee4500
Core ContentsOverview of MEIL (monitoring, evaluation, impact and Learning), Selection of criteria and indicators & calculation of indices, Impact assessment methodologies for research programmes, policies, technology development and diffusion, and capacity building programmes, Hands-on practices of impact assessment tools – tests of significance, propensity score matching, Difference-in-difference, Randomized controlled trial, instrumental variables and regression discontinuity, Cases on Impact evaluation in agricultural research