One-Week Executive Program on Policy Analysis and Program Evaluation


Date: Jan. 6, 2020 - Jan. 10, 2020

Venue: Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai

Tata Cornell Institute, Cornell University and Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) is organizing a comprehensive and distinct training program on ‘Policy Analysis and Program Evaluation’ for Government Officers, Practitioners, Industry Leaders, Academicians and Researchers.

Date: January 6-10, 2020

This one-week Executive Training program for senior managers is structured around four objectives:

  • Policy Analyses- develop a critical analysis of a policy intervention, its implementation process, and the sequence by which a policy intervention can bring change.
  • Coherent Systems- view evaluation as a system of activities that can be used to demonstrate effectiveness and identify areas for improvement
  • Effective Strategies -develop an evaluation strategy that is fully integrated with broader goals on which the success of a given policy and program intervention is based, as well as their effective implementation by organizations.
  • Optimal Capacities - assess the ability to leverage internal resources to develop and implement M&E plans and determine areas where additional skills and capacities are needed

The workshop will also include a briefing on some of the latest technical innovations in policy analysis and M&E space, that can improve the efficiency, accuracy, and utility of the policy and program interventions and the evaluation results.

Number of seats – 30

Target Groups - Government Officers, Practitioners, Industry Leaders, Academicians and Researchers

Duration – January 6 - 10, 2020

Closing deadline – November 30, 2019

Pedagogy - Classroom lecture, hands-on exercises, discussion, presentation

Resource Persons – Prof. Shalini Bharat, Prof. Prabhu Pingali, Prof. Madhushree Sekher, Dr Nikhil Raj, Dr Dhiraj Singh, Prof. Bhaskar Mittra and Dr Geetanjoy Sahu

Fees Structure – Rs 25,000 + applicable GST, excluding boarding. Boarding can be arranged at TISS Guest House for a few participants on first come-first served basis.

For any clarification, please mail to Ms. Maya Nair –

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