Osmania University established Prof. G. Ram Reddy Centre For Distance Education, Hyderabad in the year 1977, the Centre has grown phenomenally and emerged as a pioneering institution in the field of Distance Education with excellent teaching method and the college has also introduced CD and Web-based Modular Courses taking advantage of innovations in Information Technologies.
The Osmania University, established in 1918, is the seventh oldest in the country, third oldest in South India and the first to be established in the princely State of Hyderabad. Prog. G Ram Reddy Centre for Distance Education [PGRRCDE] offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses, as well as PGDs. The institute was set up by the university to increase their reach in the success of their goal of providing quality education. The student support services at the Centre for Distance Education are essentially based on the supply of reading materials for home study by the learner, supported and supplemented by facilities, like study centres/ Authorised Learning Centres, and Audio-Visual Material.
At the undergraduate level, courses in BA, B.Sc, B.Com and BBA are offered by the institute. Telugu, Mathematics and Statistics are specializations offered under the BA. all the courses span over a duration of 3 years each.
|B.A||Telugu, Mathematics and Statistics|
Admission eligibility criteria for various courses are given in the table below. Only candidates who satisfy the given criteria may apply for admission.
|BA Mathematics and Statistics||
Post graduate courses offered by the institute are MA, M.Sc, M.Com, MBA. A total of 13 specialization subjects are available under the MA course, this include Social Sciences and Arts subjects. The institute also runs Post Graduate Diploma [PGD] courses in 5 different subjects. Details are in the table given below-
|MA||Economics, Political Science, History, Public Administration, English, Hindi, Sanskrit, Telugu, Urdu, Public Personnel Management, Sociology, Philosophy, Psychology|
|PGD||Computer Applications, Business Management, English Language Training, Maths, Bioinformatics|
Post graduation courses are for a duration of 2 years, except for MCA which is a 3 year course. Teh Post Graduate Diploma [PGD] courses are for a duration of 2 semesters, each semester spanning 15 weeks. For details regarding eligibility, refer to the table below-
Economics / Political Science / History / Public Administration / English / Hindi / Sanskrit / Telugu / Urdu
|MA Public Personnel Management / Sociology / Philosophy||
|PGD C.A, PGDBM, PGDELT, PGD Maths||
For admission to PGRRCDE, Hyderabad candidates who fulfill the eligibility criteria can head to the official website of the university.
For further details, refer to the GRRDCE Fee Structure.
|Osmania University Contact Details|
|Address||Prof. G. Ram Reddy Centre for Distance Education
Hyderabad - 500 007
|Phone||040-27091605 / 27098350 / 27097548 / 040-27682275|
|Course For Admission||Total Tution Fees||Admission Forms|
|G. Ram Reddy Centre for Distance Education, Hyderabad BA||Rs. 7,500|
|G. Ram Reddy Centre for Distance Education, Hyderabad BBA||Rs. 18,000|
|G. Ram Reddy Centre for Distance Education, Hyderabad MA||Rs. 8,000|
|G. Ram Reddy Centre for Distance Education, Hyderabad MBA||Rs. 30,000|
|G. Ram Reddy Centre for Distance Education, Hyderabad M.Com||Rs. 9,000|
|G. Ram Reddy Centre for Distance Education, Hyderabad MCA||Rs. 36,000|
|G. Ram Reddy Centre for Distance Education, Hyderabad M.Sc||Rs. 4,250|
|G. Ram Reddy Centre for Distance Education, Hyderabad B.Com||Rs. 9,000|
What are the courses offered at the undergraduate level?
Following are the UG courses offered-
What are the courses offered for postgraduation?
Following are PG courses-
How to apply for admission?
To be eligible for admission, students must clear their 12th with good marks.