Padakhep Institute of Development and Management

Padakhep Institute of Development and Management (PIDM), a training institute of Padakhep started its journey in December 2008. PIDM have the commitment to build capacity of personnel through training, workshop and other related activities/programs. PIDM, located in close proximity to Padakhep head office at Dhaka, contributes to development of the staff of Padakhep and partner organizations as well as beneficiaries. At present, PIDM offers a complete package including modest living, dining and training facilities.

The six-storied complex of PIDM is equipped with the modern and state-of-the-art amenities and facilities. Four of the training hall rooms are fully air-conditioned and well equipped with modern training accessories. Trainers/facilitators of PIDM are highly experienced and have acquired professional skills through participation in both local and overseas training programs. In the reporting year, 6,675 participants received training from PIDM (598 Participants from Padakhep and 6,077 from outside) and 72 persons availed PIDM services as guest.

Training Facilities

To meet the growing needs of the trainees, PIDM has developed its modest physical facilities for training including hostel, dormitory and training hall in a 6-storied new building. Four of training hall rooms is fully air conditioned and well equipped with training accessories like white board, soft board, laptop, multimedia and sound systems.

# Functional Rooms Location Capacity
1 Conference Room 2nd floor 70-80
2 Training Hall Room - 1 3rd floor 30-40
3 Training Hall Room - 2 3rd floor 25-35
4 Training Hall Room - 3 2nd floor 25-30


Dormitory is located at 1st, 2nd, 4th and 5th floors of the building where 37 rooms provide 105 seats with accommodation for 105 participants. The PIDM has also 4 air-conditioned VIP rooms suitable for accommodating 8 guests.

# Room (No.) Seat (No)
1 4 (with AC) 2/Room
2 3 (Non AC) 1/Room
3 1 (Non AC) 2/Room
4 24 (Non AC) 3/Room
5 5 (Non AC) 4/Room

Dining hall and Food

A nearby spacious dining hall provides breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks for the participants and is located near the dormitory at 3rd floor. The hall is open for service daily from 7:00 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.