Situated in the womb of Maval region of Maharashtra, the Mumbai diocese of the Mar Thoma Church provides with the only Camp Centre within the diocese, named, Mar Chrysostom Ashram & Mar Thoma Camp Centre, Kamshet, Pune. With its lush green natural terrain, along with the farm land surrounded, the Mar Thoma Camp Centre, Kamshet is the most sort after Camp, Conference & Retreat centre in the region, across all Christian denominations. Also, small family get-together at the centres are encouraged.
Mar Chrysostom Study Centre (MCSC)
The MCSC, a wing of the Mar Chrysostom Ashram, Kamshet aims at facilitating academic programmes which equip participants to enrich and educate individuals and communities. MCSC, currently offers various courses in the field of
1. Mission Studies
This program involves training youngsters from the villages of Maharashtra in a yearlong course to be well versed with the teachings of the Bible. This helps the students equip themselves for the mission and ministry of the Church in the villages around Maharashtra.
2. Family Life Studies
MCSC via its Masters and PG Diploma programmes in Family Life Education, Marriage and Family Counselling prepares leaders for the Church to cater to families and individuals amidst the challenges they face in the current scenario. It encourages students to be a part of the solution via their own learning while supporting their development throughout the student journey. The programmes respect evidence and expertise, and students will be called upon to develop crucial thinking and apply rigour during the course, in keeping with the institution’s quest for excellence in what it delivers.
MCSC offers the Family Life Studies in partnership with UIM- Family Research Training Institute in Bengaluru, founded by pioneers in Family Life Education and Counselling in India. With 2 decades of service, UIM FRTI has valuable experience and expertise in transforming families through churches, corporates and communities.
A unique multi-disciplinary compressed semester programme where students are required to attend classes for 5 times in 2 years. Students have to attend classes for a week each in the months of August, January and May at MCSC, Kamshet. The online classes will be held mostly on Saturdays from 9 am to 1 pm as per requirement from September to April. It will be planned and intimated much in advance.
MA in Family Life Education (FLE)
MA in FLE is designed for candidates seeking careers in family life and community education, and those seeking a more in-depth study of the historical foundations, research and structure of family life education and family systems in general. The course integrates the best practices for theory based programme delivery, management, evaluation and research. It enables learning from acclaimed faculty, gaining new skills and perspectives, and building a career that will sustain one’s passion and excellence into the future.
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MA in MFC focusses on teaching a curative approach for building the basic unit of society. It aims at empowering and nurturing the institution of marriage and family and strengthening the synergy between these two basic social units. The course is designed to engage in teaching and training skills, therapies, and intereventions through a comprehensive, academic curriculum assimilating both knowlegede as well as application. This is achieved through lectures, workshops, and intensive counselling practicum under trained supervisors and mentors.
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People interested in Family Education and Counselling and having a degree from a recognized university can apply for the courses.
MLC UNIVERSITY, SHILLONG
August 15, 2022
August 22, 2022
Why consider the Masters Courses?
|MA 2 years fees|
|MLC University Fees||₹ 21,240|
|UIM FRTI Fees||₹ 78,000|
|MCSC Fees including food and accommodation charges||₹ 30,000|
|Total||₹ 1, 29,240|
The fees can be paid in 4 instalments over 2 years.
For further details, contact
Mr. Blessen M. Varughese
Mob: +91 9168800212
email: [email protected]