The National Book Trust has announced the schedule for the 19th edition of its annual 4-week Certificate Programme, to be held in New Delhi, from 4th – 30th August 2014.
The course provides an overview of publishing, and its different areas, like editing, production,design, sales and marketing. It is designed keeping in view the needs of the industry in the Indian context. Besides strengthening the knowledge in different aspects of publishing, the course also helps the participants to take up publishing as a career. The course duration includes interactive sessions, case studies, group discussions, project work, and visits to publishing houses in the capital.
The course would provide an opportunity to come into contact with key people in the publishing industry today. Members of the faculty are drawn from leading publishing houses and institutions, universities, and experts from NBT.
The application deadline is 10th July, 2014. More details can be found here.