The Directorate of Distance and Continuing Education (DDCE) has started as the University Evening College in the year 1962 with an objective to provide continuing education. It is affiliated under Utkal University and is recognized by the UGC. Utkal University has been reaccredited by NAAC with A+ Grade in December 2017. The university aims to be a centre of excellence in higher education with a focus on innovative teaching, learning, research, consultancy and extension activities for building an enlightened, creative and productive civil society. "Education for all" is the motto of the university. The logo of the University has a book and a lamp at the centre signifying pursuit of knowledge and kindling the light of knowledge.
DDCE courses are offered in regular mode and distance mode on ug, pg and management programmes. DDCE has introduced several new programmes with the aim of providing an opportunity to those who are unable to pursue higher education in the conventional mode of teaching.
Utkal University distance education ensures academic excellence in this dynamic knowledge economy by exposing the students to new ideas, new ways of understanding in their journey of intellectual transformation. It provides flexibility in enrolment in terms of age, methods of learning, choice of courses and appearance at examinations. The University enables learners to overcome barriers like geographical, socio-economic and gender.
The highlights of the university like address, affiliation, recognition, accreditation, email and programs offered are mentioned below.
|DDCE Address||Utkal University Vanivihar, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India 751007.|
|Recognized by||University Grants Commission [UGC]|
|Accreditation||National Assessment and Accreditation Council [NAAC] - A+|
Ug, Pg, Management Programmes.
DDCE provides various courses in many disciplines and below are the UG, PG, Management courses offered by the university. The university offers programmes both in regular mode and also in distance mode. Courses offered under various disciplines are mentioned below.
|MBA Evening (Regular/Distance)||-|
|IMBA and BBA (Distance)||-|
Management (Distance), Banking and Insurance Management (Regular/Distance)
Lateral MCA (Regular)
Economics, History, Odia, Sociology, Education, Political Science, Public Administration, English, Hindi, Sanskrit
Commerce, Social work
DDCE Utkal has very good infrastructure like Computer labs, library, Banking facility, etc. Some of the amenities provided by the university are mentioned below.
Where is the College located?
- The College is located in Bhubaneswar, Odisha.
What Courses are available in the University in terms of Management?
- DDCE offer MBA, BBA, PG Diploma in Management and IMBA courses both regular and distance mode.
Is Utkal University has been Accredited by NAAC?
- Yes, Utkal University has been Accredited by NAAC with A+ Grade in December 2017 for a period of five years.
DDCE offers numerous courses under multiple disciplines. All the courses have different eligibility criteria and selection procedures. The criteria and admission process is mentioned below.
|MBA Evening (Regular)||
|IMBA and BBA (Distance)||
|PG Diploma in Management (Distance)||
|PG Diploma in Banking and Insurance Management (Regular)||
|MCA / Lateral MCA (Regular)||
|MSC Computer Science and Application (Regular)||
|MA Economics (Distance)||
|MA English (Distance)||
|MA Odia (Distance)||
|MA Sociology/Public Administration (Distance)||
|Master of Social Work (Distance)||
|MA Education (Distance)||
|MA Hindi (Distance)||
|Master of Commerce (Distance)||
|MA History/Political Science (Distance)||
|MA Sanskrit (Distance)||
DDCE Utkal University Distance Education admissions can be done by applying Online. The Admission process for Management and Computer applications programmes are the same. DDCE will allot a slot for appearing the online exam. The result will be published on the same day as the online exam. All Original documents should be submitted for verification on the selection day.
All original documents such as Original C.L.C., Migration Certificate (for the Candidates from other than Utkal University) and Caste certificate for SC and ST candidates are required at the time of admission. A set of self-attested copies of mark sheets and certificates from 10th class onwards along with originals are required for verification.
Each candidate is required to carry a photo identity card ( Aadhar Card/Driving license/ PAN Card / Voter’s I Card or Identity card issued by employer/ educational institute etc.) for the online test for Management and Computer Science Programme.
For the PG and UG courses, the selection process is based on First Come First Serve basis. All documents like Migration certificate, caste certificate and original CLC should be submitted at the time of admission.
|Recognised by||DEB UGC +1|
₹ 18,000 (3 Years)
₹ 18,000 (3 Years)
₹ 16,800 (2 Years)
₹ 21,600 (1 Year)
Mohantysasmita427 | , batch of 2022
Reviewed on Jul 08, 2022
Entrance Exams & Admissions : There are no entrance exams, as it's a distance course.