CIEEL courses range from 8-12 weeks in duration and include course materials, videos and academic articles.  Field research and case studies are conducted and applied throughout the course and shared through the online forum.  The forum enables all students to interact with each other by exchanging ideas and discussing topics related to a certain weekly theme.  The aim of the forum activities is to promote critical thinking, knowledge construction and peer-to-peer learning.

Current courses include:

  • Online Induction course
  • Environmental Health
  • Community Development 
  • Cross Cultural Competency
  • Microfinance
  • Gender rights and equality
  • Poverty alleviation
  • Water Sanitation 
  • Solid Waste Management 
  • NGO Management (For fellows and coordinators)
  • Project Management
  • Being a Project Coordinator
  • Women and maternal health
  • Disaster Management
  • Supply chain management
  • International trade
  • Air pollution
  • Indian cooking
  • Healthcare in India
  • Tree nurseries and plantations
  • Indian environmental policies
  • Sustainable living
  • Teaching English as a second language
  • How to survive in India

A Certificate of Participation will be awarded to participants who contribute constructively to weekly discussions and exercises/assignments for the duration of the course.

Selected research papers and articles will be published in the Journal for International Experiential Education and Learning (JiEEL).  

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