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Andhra University - Distance Education

About Andhra University - Distance Education


Andhra University, School of Distance Education was started in 1972 and since then has been one of the pioneering institutions in the field of Higher Education, the College is accredited grade ‘A’ by NAAC and approved by UGC-DEB. Admissions to Andhra University Distance Education Courses are based on merit.

The School of Distance Education offers several programs in streams like Arts, Commerce, Science, Law, Management, etc. and follows AU syllabus besides that Gyan Vani, a community Radio Station is located in the School of Distance Education which caters to the needs of the learners of the School of Distance Education.

Andhra University, one of the oldest and accredited by NAAC with 'A' grade has established an international image in academic excellence. School of Distance Education, an organ of this University, started in 1972, has been one of the pioneering institutions in the field of Higher Education. It has been striving to extend the reach of higher education to different sections of the society located in divergent geographical areas, particularly in the State of Andhra Pradesh.

Students of this institution study the same syllabi and are subject to the same regulations as that of the regular students of Andhra University. The Degree awarded is also the same. The learning package comprises of self-learning study material, audio-video packages, and face-to-face interaction.

Gyan Vani, a community Radio Station is located in the School of Distance Education and caters to the needs of the learners of the School of Distance Education, besides other sections. It can be tuned on 106.4 Mhz under FM. At present, there are 34 study Centres meeting the learner needs. The sale of applications, dissemination of information, face-to-face interaction, the conduct of examinations, etc. constitute the core activities of the Study Centres.

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The main highlights of the University Distance Education Program are mentioned below:

Type of University Public
Year of Establishment 1972 
Approval UGC-DEB 
Accreditation NAAC 'A' 
Address Waltair Junction, AU North Campus, Visakhapatnam-530003, AP 
Programs Offered Undergraduate, Postgraduate, PG Diploma, Certification.

 Courses Offered at Andhra University:

Andhra University offers Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Diploma courses in the field of Management and Arts. the main courses offered are mentioned below: 

Courses Specialization
B.Sc. -
M.Sc.     Botany, Maths, Organic Chemistry, Physics, Zoology
PGD  Disaster Management, Environmental Studies
BA  English, Telugu
MA          English, Hindi, History, Telugu, Music, Philosophy, Public Administration, Psychology, Philosophy, Sociology
MBA       HRM, HRM Executive, Finance, Finance Executive, Hospital Administration, Marketing, Marketing Executive
PGD  Co-Operation and Rural, Management
B.Com  English and Telegu Management, Customer Service Management
M.Com -
MA Economics

Andhra University- Distance Education Placements:

MNC companies conduct their drives at Andhra university to recruit people. IT and non-IT and Pharmacy and financial companies conduct interviews and hire people.

The University is well-known for the variety of courses offered by it. The University offers both distance MBA and full-time MBA courses. Students opting for the full-time course can take part in the placement drive organized by the university.

Candidates willing to go for the distance mode of education cannot take part in the placement organized by the institute. However, distance education (MBA and Executive MBA) are perfect for people looking for career advancement and growth.

Andhra University-Distance Education FAQs:

  1. What are the programs offered at Andhra University- Distance Education?
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    The institute offers Undergraduate, Postgraduate, PG and Diploma programs.
  2. How can I contact Andhra University?
    - For any inquiry, students can email at [email protected]
  3. where is Andhra University located?
    - The main branch of Andhra University is in Vishakhapatnam.

Andhra University - Distance Education Eligibility Criteria and Admission Procedure


Andhra University - Distance Education Eligibility Criteria:

The Eligibility Criteria for admissions in Andhra University Distance Education Courses are given below:

Courses Eligibility Criteria
BA/ B.Com [English and Telugu medium]/ Computer certificate Candidates must have cleared intermediate/PUC/Equivalent Or pass B.A. / B.Com entrance examination conducted by the School of distance education.
B.Sc. Candidates must have cleared intermediate/PUC/Equivalent with Physical Sciences & Mathematics and combination of Maths, Physics, Chemistry, Statistics and Computers from a recognized university.
M.Com. Candidates must have cleared B.Com / B.B.M from a recognized university.
MA Candidates must have cleared BA in relevant subject from a recognized university.
M.Sc. Candidates must have cleared B.Sc in relevant subject from a recognized university.
MA/ M.Sc. Candidates must have cleared BA/ B.Sc in relevant subject from a recognized university.
LLM Candidates must have cleared LLB from a recognized university.
MBA/ MHRM/ MJMC/ B.Ed Candidates must have cleared graduation from a recognized university.
MBA [Executive] Candidates must have cleared graduation from a recognized university. Must have a minimum of 2 years of work experience.
MCA Candidates must have cleared B.Sc/ BCA from a recognized university.
PG Diploma Candidates must have cleared graduation in relevant subject from a recognized university.

Andhra University - Distance Education Admissions:

  • Admission intake is based on past academic results and qualifying examination results.
  • Candidates have to send the application form along with the necessary enclosures to the School of Distance Education. The attested copies of the following documents are to be submitted along with the application form:

    • Provisional Certificate of the qualifying examination
    • Receipt of Payment of fees
    • Proof of Date of Birth
    • Identity Card duly signed and photo affixed
    • Three address slips duly filled in
    • Entrance Eligibility – cum – Marks Statement in original, if applicable.
    • Two recent photographs

 


Courses and Fees Structure of Andhra University - Distance Education

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Andhra University - Distance Education Management Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Certificate Course  6 month(s), Distance Learning Rs. 2,500
Diploma  6 month(s), Distance Learning Rs. 5,000
Executive MBA  2 year(s), Distance Learning Rs. 35,000
Masters of Business Administration [MBA]   3 year(s), Distance Learning Rs. 35,000
Others  2 year(s), Distance Learning Rs. 17,000
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Distance Learning Rs. 5,000
Andhra University - Distance Education Commerce Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com]  3 year(s), Distance Learning Rs. 8,000
Master of Commerce [M.Com]  2 year(s), Distance Learning Rs. 8,000
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Distance Learning Rs. 5,000
Andhra University - Distance Education Science Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of science [B.Sc]  3 year(s), Distance Learning Rs. 14,000
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Distance Learning Rs. 25,000
Andhra University - Distance Education Humanities and Arts Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Arts [BA]  3 year(s), Distance Learning Rs. 7,000
Diploma  6 month(s), Distance Learning Rs. 5,000
Master of Arts [MA]  2 year(s), Distance Learning Rs. 8,000
Master of Laws [LLM]  2 year(s), Distance Learning Rs. 15,000
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Distance Learning Rs. 5,000
Andhra University - Distance Education Mass Media and Communications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Journalism and Mass Communication [MJMC]  2 year(s), Distance Learning Rs. 12,000
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Distance Learning Rs. 5,000
Andhra University - Distance Education Computer Applications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Masters of Computer Applications [MCA]   3 year(s), Distance Learning Rs. 45,000
Post Graduate Diploma  1 year(s), Distance Learning Rs. 5,000
Andhra University - Distance Education Education Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Education [B.Ed]  2 year(s), Distance Learning Rs. 35,000

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Approval, Recognition, Affiliation and Accreditation


The college is approved by NAAC, UGC.

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Contact Details and Location


Address : Kirlampudi Layout, Chinna Waltair, Pedda Waltair, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh 530017
Website : http://www.andhrauniversity.edu.in/sde/index.html

Student Reviews


Simply
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Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com], batch of 2011
5/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY

As it was distance education mode, we had weekend classes by good professional teachers.


CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS

As it is a distance education mode, college life is normal because everyone's busy with their jobs or household chores.





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