Directorate of Distance University

The Directorate of Distance Education established in 1979, and now offers more than two hundred different programmes of study under the Regular Stream. It is credited with the largest enrolment in India and is well equipped with computer and other infrastructure, adequate teaching faculty and administrative set-up of its own, study centres, computer training centres, etc., to serve its students' clientele in their best interest at their door steps. It has also the unique distinction of offering first in India, Postgraduate Degree Programmes in Applied Psychology, Physics, Chemistry, Zoology, Botany, Bioinformatics and Law through Distance Education mode. The Directorate of Distance Education is also offering the Programmes on Fashion Design, Textile Design, Interior Design, Hotel Management and Catering Technology Programmes, Retail Management, Twinning Programme, Programmes on Health Science, Yoga, Music, Fire and Safety.

All the programmes of study offered by the Directorate of Distance Education have the approval of the Distance Education Council, New Delhi. The Directorate is introducing B.Ed. Programme through distance education mode from the year 2008-09 with the approval of National Council for Teacher Education, New Delhi.

Courses Available


  • BA English
  • BA English (Lateral Entry)
  • MA English
  • MA English (Lateral Entry)
  • English Journalism
  • Spoken English (Certification)


  • BA History
  • BA History & Heritage Management
  • BA History (Lateral Entry)
  • MA History
  • MA History & Heritage Management
  • MA History & Tourist Management


  • BA Economics
  • BA Business Economics
  • MA Economics
  • MA Business Economics
  • MA Disaster Economics
  • Lateral Entry (BA & MA)


  • BBA
  • B.Com
  • Computer Application (BBA & B.Com)
  • Business Studies
  • Lateral Entry(BBA & B.Com)
  • M.Com (with Specialization)


  • BA Sociology
  • BA Human Rights
  • BA Social Work
  • MA Sociology (with Specialization)
  • Lateral Entry (Sociology)

Political Science

  • BA Political Science (with Specialization)
  • MA Political Science (with Specialization)
  • Lateral Entry (BA & MA)
  • Diploma (Political Science)


  • B.Sc Psycology
  • B.Sc Psycology (Lateral Entry)
  • M.Sc Psycology


  • BBL
  • BAL
  • BGL
  • LLM
  • PG Diploma in Criminology & Forensic
  • Diploma (Law)


  • BBA
  • BBA Computer Application
  • MBA (with Specialization)
  • PG Diploma (with Specialization)
  • Lateral Entry (MBA & BBA)


  • B.Sc Mathematics
  • B.Sc Mathematics (Computer Application)
  • M.Sc Mathematics
  • Lateral Entry (B.Sc)


  • B.Sc Physics
  • B.Sc Physics (Lateral Entry)
  • M.Sc Physics


  • B.Sc Chemistry
  • B.Sc Chemistry (Lateral Entry)
  • M.Sc Chemistry


  • B.Sc Botany
  • B.Sc Botany (Lateral Entry)
  • M.Sc Botany


  • B.Sc Zoology
  • B.Sc Zoology (Lateral Entry)
  • M.Sc Zoology


  • PG Diploma Applied Operation Research
  • PG Diploma Material Management
  • Diploma in Industry Safety & Hygine
  • Diploma in Food

Computer Science

  • BCA Computer Science
  • B.Sc Computer Science
  • MBA Information System
  • MCA Computer Science
  • M.Sc Computer Science
  • PG Diploma
  • Lateral Entry (BCA & B.Sc)


  • B.Ed
  • PG Diploma in Education Administration
  • PG Diploma in Instructional Technology
  • PG Diploma in Parental Education