List Of Universities Offering Distance Education In India ALL DISCUSSIONS (LIST) (2023)

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List of universities offering distance education in India

India has both private and public universities, many of which are supported by the Government of India and the state governments.These apart, there are private universities supported by various bodies and societies.

Andhra Pradesh

Acharya N G Ranga Agricultural University (ANGRAU), Hyderabad

Acharya Nagarjuna University, Guntur

Acharya Nagarjuna University - Centre for Distance Education, Guntur

Adikavi Nannaya University (ANU), East Godavari

Andhra Pradesh University of Law, Visakhapatnam

Andhra University (AU), Visakhapatnam

Andhra University School of Distance Education (AU SDE), Visakhapatnam

Dr B R Ambedkar Open University (BROU), Hyderabad

Dr BR Ambedkar University, Srikakulam

Dravidian University, Chitoor

English and Foreign Languages University (EFLU), Hyderabad

English and Foreign Languages University - School of Distance Education (EFLU SDE)

International Institute of Information Technology (IIIT), Hyderabad

GITAM University, Visakhapatnam

GITAM Centre for Distance Learning, Visakhapatnam

Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Anantapur (JNTU Anantapur)

Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Kakinada (JNTU Kakinada), East Godavari

Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Hyderabad (JNTU Hyderabad)

JNTU - School of Continuing & Distance Education, Hyderabad

Jawaharlal Nehru Architecture and Fine Arts University, Hyderabad

Kakatiya University (KU), Warangal

Kakatiya University - School of Distance Learning & Continuing Education (KU-SDLC), Warangal

Krishna University, Krishna

Mahatma Gandhi University (MGU), Nalgonda

Maulana Azad National Urdu University

Maulana Azad National Urdu University - Directorate of Distance Education

NALSAR University of Law, Ranga Reddy

National Institute of Technology (NIT) Warangal

Nizam's Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad

NTR University of Health Sciences, Vijayawada

Osmania University (OU), Hyderabad

Osmania University - PGRR Centre for Distance Education, Hyderabad

Palamuru University, Mahaboobnagar

Potti Sreeramulu Telugu University (PSTU), Hyderabad

Rashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeeth, Tirupathi

Rashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeeth - Directorate of Distance Education, Tirupathi

Rayalaseema University, Kurnool

Satavahana University, Karimnagar

Sri Krishnadevaraya University (SKU) Anantapur

Sri Krishnadevaraya University Centre for Distance Education (SKUCDE), Anantapur

Sri Padmavathi Mahila Viswa Vidyalayam (SPMVV), Tirupati

Sri Padmavati Mahila Visvavidyalayam Distance Education Centre, Tirupati

Sri Venkateswara University (SVU), Tirupathi

Sri Venkateswara University Directorate of Distance Education (SVUDDE), Tirupati

Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences (SVIMS), Tirupathi

Sri Venkateswara Vedic University, Tirupathi

Sri Venkateswara Veterinary University (SVVU), Tirupati

Sri Sathya Sai University, Prasanthinilayam, Anantapur, Telangana University, Nizamabad

Vignan University, Guntur

Vikram Simhapuri University, Nellore

University of Hyderabad (UoH), Hyderabad

University of Hyderabad Centre for Distance Education (UoH CDE), Hyderabad

Yogi Vemana University, Cuddapah

Arunachal Pradesh

Rajiv Gandhi University (Arunachal University), Itanagar

North Eastern Regional Institute of Science & Technology, Itanagar

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Assam Agricultural University, Jorhat

Assam University, Silchar

Dibrugarh University, Dibrugarh

Gauhati University, Gauhati

Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati (IIT-G)

K K Handique State University, Guwahati

Kokrajhar University, Kokrajhar

National Institute of Technology Silchar (NIT-S)

Tezpur University, Sonitpur

Bihar

Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar Bihar University, Muzzafarpur

B N Mandal University, Madhepura

Birla Institute of Technology, Ranchi

Bihar Yoga Bharati, Munger

Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad

Jai Prakash University, Chapra

Kameshwar Singh Darbhanga Sankrit University, Darbhangha

L N Mithila University, Darbhanga

Magadh University, Bodh Gaya

Maulana Mazharul Haque Arabic & Persian University, Patna

Nalanda Open University, Patna

Patna University, Patna

Patna University Directorate of Distance Education (PUDDE), Patna

Rajendra Agricultural University, Samastipur

Tilka Manjhi Bhagalpur University, Bhagalpur

Veer Kunwar Singh University, Arrah

Chattisgarh

Chhattisgarh Swami Vivekanand Technical University, Bhilai

Guru Ghasidas University (GGU), Bilaspur

Guru Ghasidas University Institute of Distance Education (GGU IDE), Bilaspur

Hidayatullah National Law University, Raipur

Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwavidyalaya, Raipur

Indira Kala Sangeet University, Khairagarh

Kushabhau Thakre Patrkarita Avam Jansanchar Vishwavidyalaya, Raipur

Pandit Sundarlal Sharma (Open) University, Bilaspur

Pandit Ravishankar Shukla University, Raipur

Chandigarh

Punjab University, Chandigarh

Delhi

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All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Delhi

Amity University, Delhi

Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha Vishwavidyalaya

Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University Directorate of Open and Distance Education (GGSIU DODE)

Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), New Delhi

Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI), Pusa, New Delhi

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), New Delhi

Indian Law Institute, New Delhi

Jamia Hamdard, Delhi

Jamia Hamdard Open and Distance Learning (JH ODL), Delhi

Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI), New Delhi

Arjun Singh Centre for Distance and Open Learning (Jamia Milia)

Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi

National University of Educational Planning and Administration (NUEPA), New Delhi

Shri Lal Bahadur Shastri Rashtriya Sanskrit Vidyapeeth, New Delhi

School of Planning & Architecture, New Delhi

TERI University, Delhi

University of Delhi, Delhi

Goa

Goa University, Goa

Gujarat

Bhavnagar University, Bhavnagar

Centre for Environmental Planning & Technology University, Ahmedabad

Dharmsinh Desai University, Bhavnagar

Dhirubhai Ambani Institute of Information & Communication Technology, Gandhinagar

Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Open University, Ahmedabad

Gujarat University, Ahmedabad

Gujarat Vidyapeeth, Ahmedabad

Gujarat Ayurved University, Jamnagar

Gujarat National Law University, Gujarat

Ganapat University, Mehsana

Hemchandracharya North Gujarat University, Patan

Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad

Institute of Rural Management, Anand

Junagadh Agricultural University, Junagadh

Maharaja Sayaji Rao University of Baroda, Vadodara

Nirma University of Science & Technology, Ahmedabad

Sardarkrushinagar Dantiwada Agriculture University, Sardar Krushinagar, BanaskanthaSardar Vallabhbhai National Institute of Technology, Surat

Saurastra University, Rajkot

Sardar Patel University, Vallabh Vidyanagar

South Gujarat University, Surat

Shree Somnath Sanskrit University, Junagadh

Haryana

Bhagat Phool Singh Mahila Vishwavidyalaya, Sonepat

Choudhary Charan Singh Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar

Chaudhary Devi Lal University, Sirsa

Chaudhary Devi Lal University - University Centre for Distance Learning, Sirsa

Deenbandhu Chhou Ram University of Science & Technology, Sonepat

Guru Jambheshwar University, Hisar

Guru Jambheshwar University - Directorate of Distance Education (DDE), Hisar

Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra

Kurukshetra University - Directorate of Correspondence Courses, Kurukshetra

Maharashi Dayanand University, Rohtak

Maharashi Dayanand University - Directorate of Distance Education, Rohtak

Maharishi Markandeshwar University, Maulana, Ambala

Manav Rachna International University (MRIU), Faridabad

National Brain Research Centre, Gurgaon

National Dairy Research Institute, Karnal

National Institute of Technology, Kurukshetra

Himachal

Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla

Himachal Pradesh University International Centre for Distance Education and Open Learning (ICDEOL), Shimla

Chaudhary Sarwan Kumar Himachal Pradesh Krishi Vishwavidyalaya, Palampur

Dr. Y.S. Parmar University of Horticulture & Forestry, Nauni

J & K

Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology, Srinagar

Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University, Udhampur

University of Jammu, Jammu

University of Jammu Directorate of Distance Education, Jammu

University of Kashmir, Srinagar

[Jharkhand

Birsa Agricultural University, Ranchi

Birla Institute of Technology, Ranchi

Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad

National Institute of Technology - Jamshedpur (NIT-J)

Ranchi University, Ranchi

Vinoba Bhave University, Hazaribag

Karnataka

Bangalore University, Bangalore

Bangalore University - Directorate of Correspondence Courses and Distance Education, Bangalore

BLDE University, Bijapur

Christ University, Bangalore

Gulbarga University, Gulbarga

Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

JSS University, Mysore

Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research, Bangalore

Kannada University, Hampi

Kannada University Distance Education Centre, Bellary

Karnatak University, Dharward

Karnatak University Directorate of Distance Education

Karnataka State Open University (KSOU), Mysore

Karnataka State Women University, Bijapur

KLE Academy of Higher Education & Research, Belgaum

Kuvempu University, Shimoga

Kuvempu University - Distance Education Council, Shimoga

Mysore University, Mysore

Mangalore University, Mangalore

Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Udupi

National Institute of Mental Health & Neuro Sciences, Bangalore

National Institute of Technology Karnataka (NIT-K)

National Law School of Indian University, Bangalore

National Law School of India University Distance Education Department, Bangalore

Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bangalore

Swami Vivekananda Yog Anusandhana Samsthana, Bangalore

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Tumkur University, Tumkur

University of Agricultural Science, Bangalore

University of Agricultural Sciences, Dharwad

Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU), Belgaum

Yenepoya University, Mangalore

Kerala

Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUST), Cochin

Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode (IIM-K)

Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology (IIST), Thiruvananthapuram

Kannur University, Kannur

Kannur University School of Distance Education, Kannur

Kerala Agricultural University, Thrissur

Kerala Kalamandalam, Thrissur

Mahatma Gandhi University (MGU), Kottayam

Mahatma Gandhi University - School of Distance Education (MGU-SDE), Kottayam

National Institute of Technology - Calicut (NIT-C)

Sree Chitra Thirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, Thiruvananthapuram

Sree Shankarachari University of Sanskrit, Ernakulam

University of Calicut, Kozhikode (Calicut)

University of Calicut - School of Distance Education, Kozhikode

University of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram

University of Kerala - Institute of Distance Education, Thiruvananthapuram

Madhya Pradesh

Atal Behari Vajpayee Indian Institute of Information Technology & Management, Gwalior

Awadhesh Pratap Singh University, Rewa

Barkatullah Vishwavidyalaya, Bhopal

Barkatullah Vishwavidyalaya - Institute of Open & Distance Education, Bhopal

BR Nahata College of Pharmacy, Mandsaur

Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya, Indore

Dr Harisingh Gour Vishwavidyalaya, Sagar

Dr Harisingh Gour Vishwavidyalaya Sagar University Institute of Distance Education, Sagar

Also popular as Sagar University Institute of Distance Education

Indian Institute of Management, Indore

Indira Kala Sangeet Vishwavidyala, Khairagarh

Jawaharlal Nehru Krishi Vishwavidyalaya, Jabalpur

Jiwaji University, Gwalior

Jiwaji University Institute of Distance Education, Gwalior

Lakshmibai National Institute of Physical Education, Gwalior

Madhya Pradesh Bhoj Open University, Bhopal

Maharishi Mahesh Yogi Vedic Vishwavidyalaya, Jabalpur

Maharshi Panini Sanskrit University, Ujjain

Mahatma Gandhi Chitrakoot Gramoday Vishwavidyalaya, Satna

Makhanlal Chaturvedi National University of Journalism and Communication, Bhopal

The University is also popular as Makhanlal Chaturvedi Rashtriya Patrakarita Evam Sanchar Vishwavidyalaya

Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Bhopal

National Law Institute University, Bhopal

Rajiv Gandhi Proudyogiki Vishwavidyalaya, Bhopal

Rani Durgavati Vishwavidyalaya, Jabalpur

Rani Durgavati Vishwavidyalaya Directorate of Distance Education, Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh

Vikram University, Ujjain

Maharashtra

Bharati Vidyapeeth University, Pune

Central Institute of Fisheries Education, Mumbai

Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences University, Nagpur

Deccan College Post Graduate and Research Institute, Pune

Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad

Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Technological University, Raigad

Dr Balasaheb Sawant Konkan Krishi Vidyapeeth, Ratnagiri

Dr Panjabrao Deshmukh Krishi Vidyapeeth, Akola

Gokhale Institute of Politics & Economics, Pune

Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai (IIT-M)

Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research, Mumbai

Institute of Armament Technology, Pune

International Institute for Population Sciences, Mumbai

Kavikulguru Kalidas Sanskrit Vishwavidyalaya, Ramtek

Krishna Institute of Medical Sciences University (KIMS), Satara, Maharashtra

Maharashtra Institute of Technology School of Distance Education (MITSDE), Pune

Maharashtra University of Health Sciences, Nashik

Mahatma Gandhi Antarrashtriya Hindi Vishwavidyalaya, Wardha

Mahatma Phule Krishi Vidyapeeth, Ahmednagar

Marathwada Agricultural University, Parbhani

Maharashtra Animal & Fishery Sciences University, Nagpur

NMIMS University, Mumbai

Narsee Monjee Institute of Management & Higher Studies (NMIMS)

NIMIS University School of Distance Learning, Mumbai

North Maharashtra University, Jalgoan

Padmashree Dr D Y Patil Vidyapeeth, Mumbai

Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences, Ahmednagar

Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University, Nagpur

Sant Gadge Baba Amravati University, Amravati

Shivaji University, Kolhapur

Shri Gurudeo Ayurved College, Amaravati

Solapur University, Solapur

SNDT Womens University, Mumbai

Swami Ramanand Teerth Marathwada University, Nanded

Symbiosis International Education Centre, Pune

Symbiosis Centre for Distance Learning (SCDL), Pune

Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai

Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai

Tilak Maharashtra Vidyapeeth, Pune

University of Mumbai, Mumbai

University of Mumbai - Institute of Distance Education, Mumbai

University of Pune, Pune

Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, Nagpur

Yashwantrao Chavan Maharashtra Open University, Nashik

Manipur

Central Agricultural University, Imphal

Central Institute of Plastics Engineering & Technology (CIPET), Imphal

Meghalaya

North Eastern Hill University, Shillong

North Eastern Hill University Centre for Distance Education, Shillong

Mizoram

Mizoram University, Aizawl

Nagaland

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Nagaland University, Kohima

Orissa

Berhampur University, Berhampur

Biju Patnaik University of Technology (BPUT), Rourkela

Fakir Mohan University (FMU), Balasore, Orissa

Fakir Mohan University Directorate of Distance & Continuing Education (FMU-DDCE), Balasore, Orissa

National Institute of Technology, Rourkela

National Law University, Orissa (NLUO)

North Orissa University, Mayurbhanj

KIIT University, Bhubaneswar

Orissa University of Agriculture & Technology, Bhubaneswar

Sambalpur University, Sambalpur

Siksha O Anusandhan University, Bhubaneshwar, Orissa

Sri Jagannath Sanskrit Vishwavidyalaya, Puri

Utkal University, Bhubaneswar

Utkal University - Directorate of Distance & Continuing Education, Bhubaneswar

Utkal University of Culture, Bhubaneswar

Punjab

Punjab University, Chandigarh

Punjab University Department of Correspondence Studies, Chandigarh

Punjabi University, Patiala

Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot

Dr. B.R. Ambedkar National Institute of Technology, Jalandhar

Guru Angad Dev Veterinary & Animal Sciences University, Ludhiana

Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar

Guru Nanak Dev University - Centre for Distance Education, Amritsar

Lovely Professional University, Jalandhar, Punjab

National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research, Mohali

Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana

Punjab Technical University, Jalandhar

Sant Longowal Institute of Engineering & Technology, Sangrur

Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology, Patiala

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Pondicherry University, Puducherry

Pondicherry University - Directorate of Distance Education, Puducherry

Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth University

Rajasthan

Banashtali Vidyapeeth, Banasthali

Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS), Pilani

Institute of Advanced Studies in Education (IASE), Sardarshahr

Jai Narain Vyas University, Jodhpur

Jain Vishva Bharati Institute, Nagaur

Janardan Rai Nagar Rajasthan Vidyapeeth, Udaipur

Jayoti Vidyapeeth Womens University, Jaipur

Jayoti Vidyapeeth Womens University Directorate of Distance Education, Jaipur

Maharana Pratap University of Agriculture & Technology, Udaipur

Maharshi Dayanand Saraswati University, Ajmer

Malviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur

Mody Institute of Technology and Science, Sikar

Mohanlal Sukhadia University, Udaipur

Rajasthan Agricultural University, Bikaner

Rajasthan Ayurveda University, Paota

Rajasthan Sanskrit University, Jaipur

Singhania University, Jhunjhunu

University of Bikaner, Bikaner

University of Rajasthan, Jaipur

University of Kota, Kota

Vardhaman Mahaveer Open University (VMOU), Kota, Rajasthan

Sikkimm

Sikkim University, Gangtok

Sikkim Manipal University, Gangtok

Sikkim-Manipal University of Health, Medical & Technological Sciences (SMUHMTS), Gangtok

Sikkim-Manipal University of Health, Medical & Technological Sciences (SMUHMTS) - Distance Education, Gangtok

Tamil Nadu

Alagappa University, Sivanagar

Alagappa University - Directorate of Distance Education, Sivanagar

AMET University Chennai

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore

Anna University Chennai

Anna University Chennai - Centre for Distance Education

Anna University Coimbatore

Anna University Coimbatore - Directorate of Online & Distance Education

Anna University Trichy, Tiruchi

Annamalai University, Annamalai Nagar

Annamalai University - Directorate of Distance Education, Annamalai Nagar

Avinashilingam University for Women, Coimbatore

Bharath University, Chennai

Bharathidasan University, Tiruchi

Bharathidasan University - Centre for Distance Education, Tiruchi

Bharathiar University, Coimbatore

Bharathiar University - School of Distance Education, Coimbatore

Chettinad University, Kancheepuram

Dakshina Bharti Hindi Prachar Sabha, Chennai

Dr Ambedkar Law University, Chennai

Dr MGR Educational and Research Institute, Chennai

Gandhigram Rural University, Dindigul

Gandhigram Rural University - Distance Education Centre, Dindigul

Hindustan Institute of Technology & Science (HITE), Chennai

Kalasalingam University, Virudhunagar

Karunya University, Coimbatore

Karpagam University, Coimbatore

Manonmaniam Sundaranar University (MSU), Tirunelvali

Manonmaniam Sundaranar University - Directorate of Distance and Continuing Education, Tirunelvali

Madurai Kamraj University (MKU), Madurai

Madurai Kamraj University - Directorate of Distance Education (MKU-DDE), Madurai

Meenakshi University, Chennai

Mother Theresa Women's University, Kodaikanal

National Institute of Technology Tiruchirappalli (NITT)

PRIST University, Thanjavur

PRIST University Centre for Distance Education, Thanjavur

Periyar University

Periyar Maniammai University, Thanjavur

Periyar Institute of Distance Education (PRIDE), Salem

SASTRA University, Thanjavur

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Saveetha University, Chennai

Sathyabama University, Chennai

SRM University, Kancheepuram

Sri Chandrasekharendra Saraswathi Viswa Mahavidyalaya, Kancheepuram

Sri Ramachandra Medical College & Research Institute, Chennai

St Peter's University, Chennai

St Peters Institute of Distance Education, Chennai

Tamil Nadu Dr Ambedkar Law University, Chennai

Tamil Nadu Dr MGR Medical University, Chennai

Tamil Nadu Open University (TNOU), Chennai

Tamil Nadu Physical Education and Sports University, Chennai

Tamil Nadu Physical Education and Sports University Directorate of Distance Education, Chennai

Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore

Tamil Nadu Agricultural University - Directorate of Open and Distance Learning, Coimbatore

Tamil University, Thanjavur

Tamilnadu Veterinary & Animal Sciences University, Chennai

Thiruvalluvar University, Vellore

University of Madras (UnOM), Chennai

University of Madras - Institute of Distance Education, Chennai

VELs University, Chennai

Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore

Vinayaka Missions University, Salem

Vinayaka Missions University Directorate of Distance Education, Salem

Tripura

Tripura University, Agartala

Uttarakhand

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Dev Sanskriti Vishwavidyalaya, Hardwar

Forest Research Institute, Dehradun, Uttaranchal

Govind Ballabh Pant University of Agriculture & Technology, Udham Singh Nagar

Gurukula Kangri Vishwavidyalaya, Hardwar

Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal University, Pauri Garhwal

HIHT University, Dehradun

Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee (IITR)

Kumaun University, Nainital

The Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts of India (ICFAI) University, Dehradun

University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehradun

University of Petroleum and Energy Studies Centre for Continuing Education, Dehradun

Uttaranchal Sanskrit University, Hardwar

Uttarakhand Technical University, Dehradun

Uttaranchal Open University, Haldwani

Uttar Pradesh

Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), Aligarh

Allahabad Agricultural Institute Deemed University (AAU), Allahabad

Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University, Lucknow

Banaras Hindu University (BHU) Varanasi

Bhatkhande Music Institute, Lucknow

Bundelkhand University, Jhansi

Central Institute of Higher Tibetan Studies, Varanasi

Chandra Shekhar Azad University of Agriculture and Technology,

Uttar Pradesh

Ch Charan Singh University, Meerut

Chhatrapati Shahu Ji Maharaj University, Kanpur

Dayalbagh Educational Institute, Agra

Dayalbagh Educational Institute Distance Education Cell, Agra

Deendayal Upadhya Gorakhpur University, Gorakhpur

Dr Bhim Rao Ambedkar University (DBRAU), Agra

Dr Ram Manohar Lohia Avadh University, Faizabad

Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow

Indian Institute of Information Technology, Allahabad

Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IIT-K)

Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Bareilly

Integral University, Lucknow

Jagadguru Rambhadracharya Handicapped University, Dham

Jaypee Institute of Information Technology (JIIT), Noida

King George's Medical University, Lucknow

MJP Rohilkhand University, Bareilly

Mangalayatan University, Aligarh

Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidyapeeth, Varanasi

Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Allahabad

Narendra Deva University of Agriclture & Technology, Faizabad

Sampurnanand Sanskrit Vishwavidyalaya, Varanasi

Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow

Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel University of Agriculture & Technology, Meerut

Shobhit University, Meerut

Shobhit University School of Distance Education (SU SDE), Meerut

Teerthanker Mahaveer University, Moradabad

Uttar Pradesh Rajarshi Tandon Open University (UPRTOU), Allahabad

University of Allahabad, Allahabad

University of Lucknow, Lucknow

Uttar Pradesh Technical University (UPTU), Lucknow

V B S Purvanchal University, Jaunpur

West Bengal

Burdwan University, Burdwan

Burdwan University Directorate of Distance Education, Bardhaman

Bengal Engineering & Science University, Howrah

Bengal Engineering & Science University, Howrah

Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalay, Nadia

Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur (IIT-K)

Indian Institute of Management (IIMC), Calcutta

Indian Statistical Institute (ISI), Kolkata

Jadavpur University, Kolkata

Netaji Subhas Open University (NSOU), Kolkata

National Institute of Technology, Durgapur (NIT-D)

The West Bengal University of Health Sciences, Kolkata

University of Kalyani, Kolkata

University of Calcutta, Kolkata

University of North Bengal, Darjeeling

University of North Bengal - Directorate of Distance Education (DDE), Darjeeling

Rabindra Bharati University (RBU), Kolkata

Rabindra Bharati University - Directorate of Distance Education, Kolkata

Vidyasagar University, Kolkata

Visva Bharati University, Santiniketan

West Bengal University of Animal & Fishery Science, Kolkata

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West Bengal Institute of Technology (WBIT), Kolkata


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FAQs

How many distance education universities are there in India? ›

Currently in India distance education is accessed by 11 open universities. Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) was the foremost institute of distance learning in India which was established mainly to educate students of backward section.

Which Open University is best for distance education? ›

1. Indira Gandhi National Open University. Founded in 1985, The Indira Gandhi National Open University is the world's largest open university and India's top university for distance education. IGNOU has gained popularity for its quality education that is recognized and certified by the government.

Which university distance education is approved by UGC? ›

List of UGC Recognised Universities for Distance Education 2019-2020
UGC Approved University/ InstituteType of University
Jamia Millia Islamia, DelhiCentral University
University of Mumbai, MumbaiState University
Amity University, JaipurPrivate University
Vardhman Mahaveer Open University, KotaState Open University
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Which distance degree is best? ›

Most Popular Distance Learning Courses in India
  • Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA) ...
  • Bachelor of education. ...
  • Bachelor of Law. ...
  • Hospitality management studies. ...
  • Bachelor of Business Administration. ...
  • Bachelor of Journalism and Mass Communication. ...
  • Master of Science in Applied Psychology. ...
  • Master of Commerce.

Is distance degree valid? ›

YES! Degrees obtained through the online or the open and distance learning (ODL) mode are completely valid if you are applying for government jobs. If you are applying for a job in the central government, then you must know that you have to appear for and clear an entrance examination to get the job.

Who is the father of distance education in India? ›

Professor G. Ram Reddy (December 4, 1929 – July 2, 1995) was a renowned architect of Distance Education and the father of open learning in India.

Which is the first distance university in India? ›

B.R. Ambedkar Open University was established, the first open university in India. This was followed by the establishment of Indira Gandhi National Open University at the national level in 1985.

Which is the biggest open university in India? ›

With 3.5 million students matriculated, the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) from India is the largest university in the world. It accepts almost 20 percent of all students in India. This number is even bigger if it is compared to Germany, where 2.7 million students in total are matriculated.

Which is the first distance education university in India? ›

IGNOU Distance Learning

In India, one of the most popular and oldest open universities is Indira Gandhi National Open University. As India's first national Open University, IGNOU was founded in 1985.

Is online degree valid by UGC? ›

The decision was taken as per Regulation 22 of the UGC Regulations. The degrees obtained through distance and online learning from recognised institutions would be treated on par with those offered through conventional mode, according to the University Grants Commission (UGC).

Is IGNOU degree valid? ›

The degree from IGNOU University is valid and acceptable in overseas and foreign countries with ease. The robust reason behind IGNOU is a recognized university under UGC and is governmental too. Adding further, the degree from this university is approved by DEC and AICTE as well.

Is distance education degree valid for lecturer? ›

Yes, definitely. You can become an assistant professor and full-time professor with the distance education system as all the modes are acceptable in choosing a teaching profession at a higher level. For more details, visit online and distance education institutions.

Which degree is fastest? ›

What is the fastest and easiest degree to get? Often students focus on Business Administration, Psychology, or Education degrees for the fastest degrees; however, General Studies, English, and Communications may be considered some of the easiest, along with Psychology.

Can I get job with distance degree? ›

Distance Degrees Are Equally Valued in Job Market

The truth is job is offered to eligible candidates if they have degrees accredited by recognized universities. There are no prejudices regarding, regular or distance courses, but, you will have to qualify for the screening rounds.

Can we do 2 distance degrees together? ›

As per the current rules and regulations of UGC (University Grants Commission), the student can now do two-degree courses at the same time which is applicable for a regular course as well as a distance course. There are many notifications and updates now available on this topic which you can read on this page.

Does MNC accept distance education? ›

Degree taken through distance education is valid to get job in MNCs.

Is IGNOU blacklisted? ›

Universities Affected by the UGC Ban on Distance Learning Courses. Many prominent distance education universities in India were affected by this ban. Universities such as IGNOU, Annamalai University, Nalanda Open University, Kuvempu University etc.

Which Open University is best in India? ›

Top Indian Universities Offering Distance Education Courses
  • Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) ...
  • Symbiosis Centre for Distance Learning. ...
  • Sikkim Manipal University. ...
  • IMT Distance and Open Learning Institute. ...
  • Madhya Pradesh Bhoj (Open) University. ...
  • Dr BR Ambedkar Open University (BRAOU) ...
  • Netaji Subhas Open University.
24 Aug 2022

Which country first started distance education? ›

The University of London was the first university to offer distance learning degrees, establishing its External Programme in 1858.

Which is known as the oldest form of distance education? ›

Some argue that the beginning of distance learning was “in 1840, [when] an English educator, Sir Isaac Pitman, taught shorthand by mail” (UFL). Pitman would mail text on postcards to students, and students would mail their assignments back to him.

What is distance education called? ›

distance learning, also called distance education, e-learning, and online learning, form of education in which the main elements include physical separation of teachers and students during instruction and the use of various technologies to facilitate student-teacher and student-student communication.

Is IGNOU degree valid for govt jobs? ›

Some other Open University Degrees like IGNOU, YCMOU, Dr.BR Ambedkar Open University etc., are valid for Government Jobs and Further Studies.

Is IGNOU degree valid in Canada? ›

Unfortunately no. Every university has a different eligibility requirement. So it is best if you check with individual universities before you apply for them. Also, some universities may accept open university students for certain courses, but not others.

Is correspondence degree valid in India? ›

Distance education degrees are 100% recognized. However, you need to confirm that your university is UGC-DEB-approved to make your distance degree course legitimate.

Which university is known as mini India? ›

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) represents “mini-India” and has to its credit 100 glorious years of excellence in education.

Which is the smallest university in India? ›

IIM Amritsar campus to be smallest in country | Amritsar News - Times of India.

Who is the No 1 private university in India? ›

THE World Rankings: Shoolini University ranked No. 1 private university in India. Himachal Pradesh-based Shoolini University has been ranked Number 1 among private universities in India in Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings for 2023.

Does JNU provide distance education? ›

Introduction of JNU Distance MBA

Jaipur National University also offers Distance Education on its premises. The university is granted by the Distance Education Bureau to provide various undergraduate and postgraduate courses through distance learning.

Which colleges offer distance learning? ›

List Of Distance Learning Colleges In South Africa
  • Bellview Institute of Distance Learning.
  • Matric College.
  • Skills Academy.
  • Ember Academy.
  • Learning Group.

Which online university is the best in India? ›

Top 10 Online Distance Colleges in India
  • IGNOU Distance Learning.
  • Amity University Distance Education.
  • Symbiosis University.
  • Annamalai University.
  • Sikkim Manipal University.
  • School of Distance Learning, Delhi University.
  • Institute of Management & Technology (IMT)
  • Suresh Gyan Vihar University.
5 Jul 2022

Is IGNOU approved by UGC? ›

IGNOU is also recognised as a Central University by the University Grants Commission of India (UGC).

Can I give net with IGNOU degree? ›

Yes, if you have completed Masters Degree from the IGNOU then it is acceptable and you are eligible to appear for the exam. You just need 55% marks overall if you are a general Candidate. For Reserved Category Candidate and for female category you can appear in the UGC NET Exam with 50% marks.

Do IGNOU students get job? ›

College Life at IGNOU - Indira Gandhi National Open University. Was this helpful? It is the best for those students who want to make a career in computer, and have no money. Placements: Around 30 - 40% of the students are placed in companies.

Is IGNOU degree valid for SBI? ›

Yes you can apply for the PO exam of the SBI as you have completed graduation. The minimum Eligibility criteria for the PO exam is a candidate should be a graduate from a recognized university and he should be between 21-30 years of age. You can also apply for UPSC,IBPS,SSC,State PSC.

Is IGNOU valid in USA? ›

IGNOU is approved by the UGC and AICTE, due to which the degrees from IGNOU are valuable in USA.

Do distance education has value? ›

Distance education has scored high on flexibility for students. Additionally, remote access to distance learning courses helps students worldwide to study from the comfort of their homes, or while on the move. Students remain independent and empowers them to organize their own schedule.

Can I become a teacher after distance education? ›

Is a distance learning degree valid for teaching jobs? Distance education is just one way to obtain a teaching degree, and some graduates choose to work in offices that do not require formal teacher training or degrees.

Is Open University degree valid for UPSC? ›

Can an open university degree holder like KKHSOU and IGNOU apply for the UPSC and APSC civil service exams? Yes, students with open degrees from KKHSOU and IGNOU are eligible to apply for UPSC and APSC Civil Service Examinations.

Which degree is easy? ›

In our study of the different programs available to students, we've found that some of the easiest online bachelor's degree programs to complete: Computer science, business administration, nursing, education, accounting, criminal justice, and early childhood education.

Which degree is easiest to get a job? ›

8 Easy Degrees That Pay Well
  • Business Administration. Business administration is one major that is usually considered “easy.” Some programs will also only take 3 years to finish! ...
  • English. ...
  • Human Resources. ...
  • Criminal Justice. ...
  • Marketing. ...
  • Supply Chain Management. ...
  • Psychology. ...
  • Communication.
6 Jul 2022

What are the top 5 best degrees? ›

One way to increase your chances of earning a good living is to pick a college major that prepares you to work in a field that pays well.
...
  1. Computer Engineering. ...
  2. Computer Science. ...
  3. Electrical Engineering. ...
  4. Chemical Engineering. ...
  5. Aerospace Engineering. ...
  6. Mechanical Engineering. ...
  7. Industrial Engineering. ...
  8. Physics.

Is distance education difficult? ›

In addition, students who are used to the traditional classroom environment may find it hard to learn on online platforms. While the exact content may be delivered for physical and online classes, comprehension rates differ among learners.

Is Acharya Nagarjuna distance education valid? ›

Ans:- Yes, Acharya Nagarjuna University is approved by University Grants Commission (UGC). The Acharya Nagarjuna University provides the finest regular and distance education programs. The courses offered by the University are accredited by UGC.

What is the scope of distance education? ›

Using interactive technology and distance and open education to provide part-time higher education for adults is a major advancement. There are no formal entry requirements, making it a way for anyone to get an education at the university level.

Is distance btech valid? ›

No, a Btech through distance education is declared invalid by the Supreme Court and AICTE in India. So you cannot do Btech through distance education which approved in job.

Is distance education valid for PhD? ›

Is Distance Education Valid for PhD? No, PhD Distance Education is not approved to be pursued by students in India. However, students who can't afford to pursue PhD in the regular mode can opt for getting admission into the PhD course through the part-time mode.

Is distance MBA valid? ›

Yes, the degree of distance MBA is valuable and is also approved by UGC-DEB. Distance MBA comes up with plenty of job opportunities. This is the biggest myth about the distance MBA that the distance MBA degree holders will not get jobs in top-notch companies.

Which is the best distance education in India? ›

Top 10 Online Distance Colleges in India
  • IGNOU Distance Learning.
  • Amity University Distance Education.
  • Symbiosis University.
  • Annamalai University.
  • Sikkim Manipal University.
  • School of Distance Learning, Delhi University.
  • Institute of Management & Technology (IMT)
  • Suresh Gyan Vihar University.
5 Jul 2022

How many types of distance education are there? ›

Although the expansion of the Internet blurs the boundaries, distance education technologies are divided into two modes of delivery: synchronous learning and asynchronous learning. In synchronous learning, all participants are "present" at the same time in a virtual classroom, as in traditional classroom teaching.

How many universities are there in India in total? ›

Number of universities across India from 2015 to 2020
CharacteristicNumber of universities
2019993
2018903
2017864
2016799
2 more rows
20 Jun 2022

Which is better IGNOU or distance? ›

⭐ Which University is Better: IGNOU or Regular Universities? If you want to acquire a degree without attending regular classes from a world-class open university then IGNOU is the best choice but if you can attend regular classes then regular universities are the best option.

Does DU offer distance education? ›

Yes, the degree of correspondence or distance education of DU is equally valuable as the regular course degrees because the University of Delhi is a UGC-DEB recognized university and it offers the same degree to correspondence students as it offers to the regular ones.

What are the 3 types of distance? ›

  • Hamming distance calculates the distance between two binary vectors, also referred to as binary strings or bitstrings for short.
  • Euclidean distance calculates the distance between two real-valued vectors.
  • Minkowski distance calculates the distance between two real-valued vectors.
25 Mar 2020

Who controls distance education in India? ›

The Distance Education Bureau (DEB) is a bureau of the University Grants Commission (UGC) based in New Delhi, India, in charge of regulating distance education in India.

Who is the No 1 university in India? ›

QS India University Rankings 2020: Top 10
RankUniversityCity
1Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IITB)Mumbai
2Indian Institute of Science (IISC) BangaloreBangalore
3Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IITD)Delhi
7 more rows

Which is the cheapest university in India? ›

  1. Osmania University.
  2. University of IEC (India Education Centre)
  3. University of Gujarat Law Society.
  4. Jamia Islamia University.
  5. Jadavpur University.
  6. Nirma University.
  7. Bahra University.
  8. Kaziranga University.
3 Jun 2022

Is distance education degree valid in India? ›

Distance education degrees are 100% recognized. However, you need to confirm that your university is UGC-DEB-approved to make your distance degree course legitimate.

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