Post Graduate Diploma in Transplant Coordination and Grief Counselling (

Next course commences in
January 2022.

Learn At Your Own Pace

MOHAN Foundation offers a structured one-year Post Graduate Diploma in Transplant Coordination and Grief Counselling where you can learn at your own pace. This is a unique blended learning (E-learning and contact sessions*) for working health care professionals.


Creating a cadre of health care professionals dedicated to “Transplant Coordination and Grief Counselling” in India and South Asia to improve Organ Donation Rate in this region.

About the Course

This course will help you understand the requirements for:

  • Tissue Donation and Transplantation
  • Living Organ Donation and Transplantation
  • Deceased Organ Donation and Multi-Organ Retrieval
  • Heart, Lung, Liver, Kidney, Pancreas, Intestine Transplantation

Who should Join

Doctors / Nurses / Allied Science graduates / Graduates in any subject / Masters in Social Work / Psychology / Sociology / Social Sciences / Public Health / Hospital Administration who wish to have a value-add to their qualification.

Course Duration - One Year – Blended learning (E-learning and contact sessions*)

The registration fee for this course is subsidised due to part funding from Tata Trusts and SBI Foundation.

Course Details

The course has four components

  1. E-learning online modules – There are 75 modules that cover the medical, legal, ethical and religious aspects of organ donation and transplantation as well as counselling, grief counselling and transplant coordination. The modules include theory, PowerPoint presentations, video lectures and films.

  2. Contact sessions*

  3. Application oriented field visits*

  4. Assignments


On completion of the course, the candidate will have to take the final online examination.

Course Structure**

Total hours – 480

2 Hours X 5 Days X 4 Weeks X 12 Months = 480 Hours

(40 hours = 1 month)
Content Unit No. of Units Hours per Unit Total Hours Duration
E-Modules Module 75 5 375 9 Months
Assignments Assignment 4 10 40 1 Month
Contact sessions* Day 5 6 30 1 Month
Application oriented field visits* Visit 4 8 32 1 Month
Examination Examination 1 3 3

**Subject to revision

Fee Structure:

• Rs. 15,000 or USD 225 - Course Fee.

All Cheques/DDs may be made in favour of "MOHAN Foundation" payable at Chennai.

Terms and Conditions:
The certificate will be issued solely by MOHAN Foundation and not by the National Organ and Tissue Transplant Organisation (NOTTO)/any state body.

Fees once paid will not be refunded.

After completing the registration process, username and password to access course materials will be communicated through email.

If you are not able to clear the final examination in the first attempt, you will be allowed to reattempt the exam one more time. The reattempt will be conducted within two months from the announcement of the results.

Reattempt fee is Rs. 1,500/-

* Due to COVID-19 pandemic, contact sessions and application oriented field visits for 2021 batch will be covered through virtual sessions and educational films.

Next course commences in January 2022.

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