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Andhra University Distance Admission Notification for the Academic Year 2018-19

Andhra University Distance Education 2018  - Applications are invited from the candidates residing in India for Admission into the following courses in the School of Distance Education, Andhra University for the academic year 2018-19

Distance Education Council, New Delhi, duly recognized all the courses offered by School of Distance Education, Andhra University. Candidates need not submit TC and MC at the time of admission for all the courses


Also See : Andhra University Distance Education BA, B.Com CET


About the A.U.

  • Andhra University Distance Education - School of Distance Education (SDE), Andhra University, Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh) has issued admission notification 2018-19 for various Post Graduate, PG Diploma, Certificate, B.A. and B.Com Courses. SDE, Andhra University also offers MBA and MCA Courses for ICET qualified candidates.


Also See : Distance Education 2018


Important Dates

  • Issue of Applications: 17th August 2018
  • Last Date for Receipt of filledin Applications: 03rd November 2018
  • Last Date for Receipt of Filled in Applications with a of Late Fee of Rs.200/-: 30th November 2018
  • Spot Admissions - Dates
  • Applications for admission will also be accepted at the following Spot Receipt Centres on the dates noted against each from 10.00 am to 05.00 pm
  • Govt. Degree College, Srikakulam: 06th & 07th Sept. 2018
  • A.C. College, Guntur: 07th Sept. 2018
  • Syed Appalaswamy Degree College, Vijayawada: 07th Sept. 2018
  • Govt. Degree College Araku: 07th Sept. 2018
  • Govt. Arts College, Rajahmundry: 10th & 11th Sept. 2018
  • Govt. Degree College, Paderu: 17th Sept. 2018
  • M.R. (A) College Vizianagaram: 04th & 05th Oct. 2018
  • Y.N.M. College Narasapur: 04th & 05th Oct. 2018
  • Sir C.R. Reddy College Eluru: 08th & 09th Oct. 2018
  • PR Govt. College Kakinda: 09th & 10th Oct. 2018
  • School of Distance Education, AU, VSP: 17th August 2018 onwards


Courses & Eligibility Criteria

I. Six Months Certificate Courses

  • Office Automation & Accounting; Office Automation & Multimedia Technologies;/ Office Automation & Internet Technologies
  • Eligibility: Intermediate/Pass in the B.A./B.Com Entrance Examination conducted by this school

II. Diploma Courses

  • Diploma in Music (Two Years) /Spoken Hindi and Translation
  • Eligibility: Candidates must have completed 15 years of age by 01st July 2018. Intermediate or two Passed. Any graduate other than B.F.A and B.A (OL)

III. Graduate Courses (Three-Year Duration)

  • B.A. (Both English and Telugu Media) / B.Com (Both English and Telugu Media); B.Sc. - M.P.C. & CBZ Groups (English Medium), (General English in UG Courses shall have an internal assessment component of 25% marks)
  • Eligibility for BA/M.Com: Intermediate/PUC/Intermediate of A.P. Open School Society or equivalent/Pass in the Entrance Examination conducted by this School
  • B.Sc. (English Medium Only)
  • Eligibility: Intermediate (with the combination of Maths, Physics, Chemistry, Statistics, Computers and Economics) / PUC or equivalent with Physical Science and Mathematics/Intermediates with BiPC (Physics and Chemistry)
  • However, BiPC Candidates have to do Bridge course consisting of Intermediate Maths for 2-yrs. /3-years Diploma with Maths/Physics /Chemistry/Intermediate with Certain Vocational Subjects

IV. Post Graduate Courses: (2 Years) (English Medium Only)

  • M.A. English
  • Eligibility: B.A. / B.Com/B.Sc./B.A (O.L)/B.F.A/ B.A.L/Any Professional Degree
  • M.A. Hindi
  • Eligibility: B.A./ B.Com/B.Sc. with Hindi as one of the subjects of study
  • M.A. Telugu
  • Eligibility: B.A./B.Com/B.Sc B.A (Special) or B.Sc. (Home Sci.) with Telugu as one of the subjects of study
  • M.A. Economics
  • Eligibility: BA with Economics as one of the subjects
  • M.A. History
  • Eligibility: B.A (Pass or Hons)/OT BA (OL) with History as one of the subjects
  • M.A. Political Science /Public Administration / Sociology / Philosophy; Psychology and MHRM;
  • Eligibility: Any Bachelor Degree
  • M.A/M.Sc. Mathematics
  • Eligibility: B.A /B.Sc. with Mathematics as one of the subjects of study
  • M.Com
  • Eligibility: Any graduate other than B.F.A. and B.A. (OL)
  • M.Sc. (Botany/Zoology/Organic Chemistry):
  • Eligibility: B.Sc. with relevant subjects
  • LLM
  • Eligibility: LLB or BL or equivalent thereto
  • M.A. Music
  • Eligibility: BA in Music/ Any degree with Diploma in Music/Certificate course in Music/’B’ Grade in Classical Karnatic
  • MBA 3-years [Marketing/ Finance/ HRM] / MBA 2 years Executive (Marketing/ Finance/ HRM)
  • Eligibility: Any graduate with second class who qualified in ICET or Entrance examination to be conducted by the School of Distance Education, A.U., are eligible (45% in case of SC/ST/BC candidates)
  • Diploma in Management passed candidates are eligible for admission into 2nd-year of 3-year MBA course
  • MCA (3-years)
  • Eligibility: PGDCPA passed candidates are eligible for admission into 2nd year of MCA course

V. One-Year PG Diploma Courses: (English Medium Only)

  • PG Diploma in Co-operation and Rural Studies
  • PG Diploma in Computer Programming & Applications
  • PG Diploma in Management of Voluntary Organizations
  • PG Diploma Functional English
  • PG Diploma in Travel & Tourism Management
  • PG Diploma in Environmental Studies
  • PG Diploma in Consumer Education
  • PG Diploma in Management
  • PG Diploma in Translate
  • Eligibility: Any Bachelor of degree

Additional Method Subjects in
B.Ed. / MA Education:

  • The candidates of B.Ed./MA Education, intending to do additional method subjects in English, Telugu, Physical Science, Mathematics and Biological Science are advised to be present at the SDE, AU, Visakhapatnam on 4th week of October along with a DD for Rs.5000/- drawn in favour of the Registrar, Andhra University payable at Visakhapatnam, one set of Xerox copies of all certificates together with originals and two passport size photographs
  • For further details, please see our website www.andhrauniversity.edu.in/sde/

Processing Fee

  • M.Sc. (Science Courses), MHRM & LLM - Rs.250/-; by Post - Rs.300/-
  • Diploma &PG Diploma in Management - Rs.100/-; by Post - Rs.150/-
  • MBA (2-year, 3-year & Hospital Administration) - Rs.300/-; by Post - Rs.350/-
  • All other Prospectus Cost: Rs.40/-; by Post - Rs.80/-


Application Process

  • Application Form can be downloaded from the websitewww.andhrauniversity.edu.in/sde/
  • Duly filled-in Application for Admission along with relevant documents should be sent by registered post/delivered in person at the office of "The Director, School of Distance Education, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam-530003 (AP)", India, on or before the last date.


Andhra University, Visakhapatnam

(School of Distance Education), (Recognized by Distance Education Bureau, UGC New Delhi), Visakhapatnam - 530 003, (Andhra Pradesh), Mob: 7702257811, www.andhrauniversity.edu.in/sde