BRAOU: Courses, Fees, Facilities

Ishani Mishra Ishani Mishra | Mar 14, 2024
Ishani Mishra
Ishani Mishra

Updated on - Mar 14, 2024

BRAOU (BR Ambedkar Open University) is generally known as Andhra Pradesh Open University it was established on 26th August 1982 and later it was renamed under Dr.B.R, Ambedkar Open University on 26th October 1991 by the Andhra government. The university strives to give education to everyone irrespective of their caste, creed, and gender, and all the courses of BRAOU is recognised by the University Grant Commission, New Delhi. BRAOU Open University offers a wide variety of courses to their students in different disciplines currently they are providing graduation, postgraduate, and Ph.D. programmes to the educational aspirants.

Ensuring aspirants from all walks of life have access to higher education regardless of their age, qualification, etc., BRAOU has been actively providing the opportunity to students for decades. Read about the different aspects of the university that have impressed the students over the years here- GetMyUni Verdict.

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BRAOU Quick Insights

BROU is an educational institution that mainly stands to give education to everyone who belongs to different sectors of the economy. Some of the important highlights of BROU are mentioned in the below table

Year of Establishment 1991
Type of University Open University
Accreditation UGC Accredited
Infrastructure Facilities Library, Classrooms, Post Office, ATM
Programs Offered Undergaduation, Postgraduation, Certificate Courses, Postgraduation Diploma Courses 
Location Hyderabad, Telangana


BRAOU Courses

BRAOU offers undergraduate, postgraduate and postgraduate diploma level programmes in the fields of architecture and science. The major courses on offer at BRAOU are given below

Departments Courses
Arts & Humanities Master of Arts (M.A), Post Graduation Diploma
Commerce M.Com
Science B.Sc, M.Sc
Education B.Ed, B.Ed (Special)
Management M.B.A

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BRAOU Departments

BRAOU segregates the following departments in all its academic activities.

Political Science Sociology
Zoology Literacy and Community Development
Mathematics Psychology
Marketing Management Environmental Science

BRAOU Admissions

BRAOU is also known as Telangana Open University. It is a state owned University which was formerly known as Andhra Pradesh Open University. BRAOU believes in education for all irrespective of their position in society.Candidates have to visit the BRAOU Hyderabad admission portal and submit the registration form along with the fees and documents. BRAOU Hyderabad admission to B.Sc., B.Com, B.A., M.Com,  M.Sc, and M.A is offered on the basis of the merit of the qualifying exam. For BRAOU Hyderabad MBA admission, one should have a valid score in T.S ICET or A.P ICET. The varsity conducts an entrance test for admitting students to B.Ed.Spl.Edu programme. Candidates can read further to know about the stepwise BRAOU Open University Hyderabad admission procedure.

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BRAOU Eligibility Criteria

BRAOU offers various UG, PG, and Doctoral programs, and the eligibility criteria are as follows.

B.Sc Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidate should have passed two examinations from a recognized board.
  • Candidate should have passed plus two with a science background from a recognised university.

B.Ed Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidate should have a degree in BA/B.Sc/B.Com from a recognized university and 2 years minimum teaching experience.

MBA Eligibility Criteria

  • Candidate should have a graduation degree in the field of medical or nonmedical other than fine arts from a recognized university with an aggregate of 50%

Why choose BRAOU ? 

BRAOU is the first of its kind of this University establishment in India, heralded an era of affirmative action on the part of the Government of Andhra Pradesh to provide opportunities for higher education to all sections of society to meet the changing individual and social needs. All the programmes offered by the University are recognised by the University Grants Commission, New Delhi. The motto of the University is "EDUCATION FOR ALL".

BRAOU Results

BRAOU admissions can be done online through the official website of the college and those desired candidates have to upload soft copies of their educational certificates admission to BRAOU is purely done on a merit basis.

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BRAOU Infrastructure

  • Campus
  • Library
  • IT Enabled Services
  • Computer Centre
  • Bank
  • Canteen
  • Guest House

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BRAOU Placements

BRAOU provides plenty of courses like arts, commerce, science and also computers. 85% of students were placed in this college. BRAOU is very much suitable for those people who are working part-time, as it is an open university that is equal to a normal degree. Placement companies are mentioned Below

Opex Wipro Technologies South Indian Bank
Intelli-Fix iGate Genpact
Tata Consultancy Services Hindustan Times Bank of America
Convergys IBM Daksh -

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BRAOU Scholarships

BRAOU Provides a Fee Waiver Scheme to help the economically poor but meritorious students by The State Government. BRAOU also provides Financial Help and

Education Loans.

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BRAOU Collaborations

BRAOU CSTD in collaboration with CEMCA, NEW DELHI is organising "BLENDED LEARNING IN HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS" An Online Capacity Building Program for Teachers in Higher Education Institutions in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh.

BRAOU Alumni

Notable Alumni Profession
Jawed Agrewala Indian Immunologist
Girraj Singh Dharmesh Indian Politician
Santosh Gangwar Indian Politician
Makhmoor Saeedi Translator and Journalist
Amit Singh Badminton Player

BRAOU Highlights

Institution Type Public
Accredited by NAAC
Recognised by UGC

BRAOU Courses & Fees 2024

Course Average Fees Duration
MBA ₹75,075 2 Years
BSc ₹6,000 3 Years
B.Lib.I.Sc ₹3,200 1 Year
BA ₹6,000 3 Years
BCom ₹6,000 3 Years
B.Ed ₹20,000 2 Years
MA ₹8,600 2 Years
M.Com ₹9,800 2 Years
MSc ₹24,600 2 Years
PGD -- 2 Years

BRAOU Courses and Fee Structure

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Courses offered by BRAOU

₹ 75,075 (2 Years)

BSc [Bachelor of Science]

Offline On Campus

₹ 6,000 (3 Years)

₹ 6,900 (1 Year)

M.Sc [Master of Science]

Offline On Campus

₹ 24,600 (2 Years)

M.Com [Master of Commerce]

Offline On Campus

₹ 9,800 (2 Years)

B.Ed [Bachelor of Education]

Offline On Campus

₹ 20,000 (2 Years)

B.Com [Bachelor of Commerce]

Offline On Campus

₹ 6,000 (3 Years)

BA [Bachelor of Arts]

Offline On Campus

₹ 6,000 (3 Years)

₹ 3,200 (1 Year)

BRAOU Reviews

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Lokesh Babu Batch 2020 B.Com [Bachelor of Commerce]
Reviewed on Sep 11, 2019

Entrance Exams & Admissions : Intermediate qualified with minimum age 18 are eligible, No entrance exam for braou, cutoff marks for every subject is 35 marks

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Mir Hasnain Ali Batch 2020 BSc Computer Science
Reviewed on Mar 29, 2017
1 Placements
1 Fees
1 Academics
1 Infrastructure
1 Campus

Placements & Internships : There will be no such kind of things in our college there will be no placement for us

Entrance Exams & Admissions : Eligibility : passed 12th from any stream can apply There is no entranc

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Kait'S Anand Batch 2016 B.Com [Bachelor of Commerce]
Reviewed on Sep 09, 2016
2.5 Placements
2 Fees
2.5 Academics
2.5 Infrastructure
3.5 Campus

Placements & Internships : No stipend available for internship.

Entrance Exams & Admissions : Qualifying Entrance Test or passing 10+2 will be the eligibility for admission, It will be online process to enroll. Ent

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Syed Ibrahim Batch 2015 Others
Reviewed on Jan 14, 2016
3.5 Academics
3 Fees
2.5 Placements
3.5 Infrastructure

Placements & Internships : I haven't done any kind of internship. And also dont have any idea about campus recruitment so I cannot comment on that

Academics & Faculty : The college is having weekly session

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