PGD in Taxation (PGD in Taxation)

Updated By Rahul Raj on 25 Nov, 2020

Average Duration
1 years-2 years
Average Fee
50 K-1 L INR annual
Exams Accepted
CAT, XAT, GMAT ...

About PGD in Taxation

Postgraduate Diploma in Taxation is a two-year postgraduate diploma course in which students learn about income tax and its related concepts. It imparts basic knowledge of the major technical, conceptual, and research issues in tax and taxation, and provides training in the practical and procedural aspects of taxation. Students also get to explore the ethical and legal obligations of practising while studying PG Diploma in Taxation

Post Graduate Diploma in Taxation Highlights

Some of the major highlights of the PGD Diploma in Taxation is as follows: 

Category

Major Highlights

Name of the course

Post Graduate Diploma in Taxation

Level

Postgraduate

Time Duration

2-Year

Eligibility

Bachelor’s Degree 

Selection Process

Merit-Based/ Entrance Exam

Course Fee

Rs 5,000/- to Rs 5,00,000/- 

Average Salary

Rs 3,20,000/- to Rs 10,00,000/- 

PGD in Taxation Eligibility Criteria

In order to take admission in Post Graduate Diploma in Taxation candidates need to fulfil the following eligibility criteria:-

  • Candidates must have a valid bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 50% aggregate.

  • In some colleges, candidates also have to appear for the entrance exam.

Post Graduate Diploma in Taxation Admission Process 

Admission to PG Diploma in Taxation will vary from institution to institution. Some colleges offer admission on the basis of merit, i.e. candidates performance in 10+2. Whereas some institutions offer admission on the basis of entrance exam and performance in the personal interview.

Post Graduate Diploma in Taxation Course Fee 

The average course fee for PG Diploma in Taxation will vary from institute to institute. The average course fee both in Government and Private colleges is as follows:

Institute Type

Minimum Annual Fee

Maximum Annual Fee

Government or Public College

Rs 10,000/- 

Rs 1,50,000/- 

Private College

Rs 80,000 

Rs 3,50,000/-

PGD in Taxation Syllabus

The syllabus for PGD Diploma in Taxation followed by many colleges is as follows:

Sr.No.

Subjects of Study

1

Law of Direct Taxes & Practices - Income Tax Act paper I

2

Law of Direct Taxes & Practices - Income Tax Act paper II

3

Gujarat Value Added Tax Act & Central Sales Tax Act, 1956 applicable to the State of Gujarat - Paper III

4

Law of Direct Taxes & Practices - Income Tax Act paper IV

5

Law of Direct Taxes & Practices - Income Tax Act Paper V

6

Gujarat Value Added Tax Act, Central Sales Tax Act, 1956 applicable to State of Gujarat & Gujarat Professional Tax Act - Paper VI

7

Law of Direct Taxes & Practices - Income Tax Act & Wealth Tax Act Paper VII

8

Law of Indirect Taxes - Central Excise Act, 1944 Paper VIII

9

Law of Indirect Taxes - Custom Act, 1962 & Custom Tariff Act, 1975 & Service Tax – Paper IX

10

Law of Direct Taxes & Practices - Income Tax Act & Wealth Tax Act Paper X

11

Law of Indirect Taxes - Central Excise Act, 1944 Paper XI

12

Law of Indirect Taxes - Custom Act, 1962 & Custom Tariff Act, 1975 & Service Tax Paper XII

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PGD in Taxation Career Options and Job Prospects

Some of the popular jobs available for the candidate after completing Post Graduate Diploma in Taxation are listed below

Employment  Sectors

  • Indian Revenue Services

  • Banking Sector

  • Financing Companies

  • Colleges & Universities

  • Excise & Taxation Departments

Job Profiles

  • Business Analyst

  • Research Analyst

  • Investments Analyst

  • Marketing Manager

  • Investment Banker

  • Market Analyst

  • Operations Manager

  • Personal Finance Consultant

  • Securities Analyst

  • Money Manager

  • Senior Accountant

  • Financial Analyst

  • Teacher

  • Researcher

Average Salary

Rs 2,50,000/- to Rs 12,00,000/- LPA

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