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Online Distance Learning Through Open Universities in India

Published on: July 23, 2019 | Updated on: August 19, 2019


IGNOU, New Delhi

The Indira Gandhi National Open University, New Dellhi

The Indira Gandhi National Open University famously known as IGNOU was established in 1985 by an Act of Parliament. This university located in New Delhi aspires to build an inclusive education system in India. It has created its own prestigious position by increasing Gross Enrollment Ratio (GER), offering its students a high-quality teaching via Open and Distance Mode of Learning. IGNOU began its operations by initiating two academic programmes in 1987. This includes Diploma in Management and Diploma in Distance Education. Currently, the university serves more than 3 million all across the globe. It has bifurcated its courses and sections in 21 Schools of Studies. In total, it has 67 regional centres. Additionally, for the learners there are 2667 support centres. There are 29 overseas partner institutions. This worldwide recognized university offers around 228 degree, certificate, diploma and doctoral programmes.

Address: Maidan Garhi, IGNOU Rd, New Delhi, DL 110068

Phone No. : 011- 29532741

Email Id: registrarsrd@ignou.ac.in

Courses in this university are bifurcated into various schools. Accordingly, IGNOU students have a vast choice to strengthen their learning and academic credentials from:

1. School of Agriculture
2. School of Education
3. School of Foreign Languages
4. School of Humanities
5. School of Law
6. School of Sciences
7. School of Tourism and Hospitality Service and Management
8. School of Computer and Information Sciences
9. School of Engineering & Technology
10. School of Gender and Development Studies
11. School of Inter-Disciplinary and Trans Disciplinary Studies
12. School of Social Sciences
13. School of Translation Studies and Training
14. School of Continuing Education
15. School of Extension and Development Studies
16. School of Health Sciences
17. School of Journalism and New Media Studies
18. School of Performing and Visual Arts
19. School of Social Work
20. School of Vocational Education and Training
21. School of Management Studies

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Online Distance Learning Through Open Universities in India
There are many Open Universities in India. In this article, we bring you the list of reputed and top 8 Open Universities in India which offer distance learning.


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