Six students enrolled in Indira Gandhi National Open University's (IGNOU) Post Graduate Diploma in Industrial Safety, Health and Environment Management - PGDM (ISHE) have been selected for the post of Safety officers in leading cement plants across India at a package of 5.5 lakh/annum.
The students will be paid a stipend of Rs.29,000 per month for the first 6 months.
The students were selected during campus placement held on 22 January 2010 at the Institute of Industrial Management for Safety, Health and Environment (IIMSHE) Bhopal, a partner of IGNOU.
Out of a batch size of 45 students, 32 students have already been placed. The next campus interview is slated for February 10, 2010, in the IIMSHE campus and the left-over students are also expected to be placed successfully.
The PGDM (ISHE) is being offered by IGNOU’s School of Engineering Technology(SOET).