Postgraduate Courses in Criminology Distance Education 2018 – MA/ MSc/ PGD Criminology generally covers 3 aspects- criminology, forensic sciences and criminal justice. It is the scientific study of nature, extent, and causes and control of criminal behaviour in both the individual and society. And it is also related with practices and institutions of government directed at upholding social control, deterring and mitigating crime, and sanctioning those who violate laws with criminal penalties and rehabilitation efforts.
Under PG Criminology these are the popular courses offered:
Criminology is the area of study that focuses on the causes, consequences, and prevention of criminal behavior. It is especially helpful for members of law enforcement, such as detectives, police, probation officers and judges.
Distance education or distance learning is a way of delivering education and instruction, often on an individual basis, to students who are not physically present on campus.
Universities offering PG Courses in Criminology Distance Education
1) IGNOU, Delhi
2) Madurai Kamaraj University, Directorate of Distance Education, Madurai
3) Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Directorate of Distance and Continuing Education, Tirunelveli
MA in Criminology and Police Science
Post Graduate Diploma in
o Private Detectives & Security Management
o Criminology & Criminalistics
o Victimology & Victim Assistance
4) Bharathiar University, School of Distance Education, Coimbatore
5) Global Open University, Nagaland
6) Raksha Shakti University, Ahmedabad
Institutes offering Masters degree in Criminology in distance mode.