The Directorate of Distance Education was established in the University in 1992. The Directorate offers Under Graduate and Post Graduate Programmes in the disciplines of Management, Computer Applications, Science, Education and Languages.
The Directorate offers various innovative, job-oriented and socially relevant 84 academic programmes in the field of Arts, Science, Information Technology, Education and Management. It has an excellent network of Many Learing Centres for providing effective service to the student community.
Courses are offered at various levels, from Diploma to UG, PG, PGD.
The Directorate in addition to general MBA, offers more specialised sector-specific management programmes such as MBA (International Business), MBA (Banking and Finance), MBA (Corporate Secretaryship), MBA (Project Management), MBA (Hospital Management), MBA (Tourism), MBA (Education Management), MBA (Human Resource Management), MBA (Retail Management), MBA (Logistics Management), MBA (Technology Management), MBA ( Corporate Management), MBA (Marketing Management) ,MBA (Financial Management), MBA(System Management) ,MBA(Production and Operations Mangement), MBA(Co-operative Management)and also offers MSW, MCA, and PGDCA Programmes, under Semester pattern.
Eligibility and fee structure:
Varies for the kind of course the candidate is applying to. You can see the details here.
Admission under Distance Education Stream
The candidate may seek admission either directly to the University or through any one of the approved Learing Centres. The list of Approved Learing Centres is given in the Website www.alagappauniversity.ac.in.
If the candidates enroll directly with the University, the Course Materials shall be directly sent to them and they have to attend the Contact Classes at Karaikudi only.
If candidates enroll through Learing Centres, the Course Materials shall be sent through the Learing Centres and they have to attend the Contact Classes arranged by the Learing Centres at their places.
Direct admission with the University
The following documents are to be enclosed along with the filled-in application:
Previous original T.C of the candidate.
Fees Rs-100/- Through Demand Draft (“Favour the Director ,DDE, Alagappa University,Karaikudi “) (OR) Cash payment through Bank Counter at DDE campus.
Copy of Student I.D card.
The filled-in application along with the required documents should be sent to the following address by Registered Post before the last date specified:
Directorate of Distance Education
Karaikudi – 630 003.
Admission through Learing Centre
The filled-in application has to be submitted through the Learing Centres along with the following documents:
Website Link: http://alagappauniversity.ac.in/dde/aboutdde.php