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Andhra University Distance Admission Notification for the Academic Year 2019-20

Andhra University Distance Education Admission 2019 - 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 2019-20

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.

About the A.U.

Andhra University Distance Education - School of Distance Education (SDE), Andhra University, Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh) has issued admission notification 2019-20 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.


See: Distance Education Admissions


Andhra University Distance Education Admission 2019 Important Dates

  • Issue of Applications: 24th July 2019

  • Last Date for Receipt of filled in Applications: 24th October 2019

  • Last Date for Receipt of Filled in Applications with a of Late Fee of Rs.200/-: 08th November 2019


Courses & Eligibility Criteria for Andhra University Distance Education Admission 2019

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 2019. 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


See: MA Admission

M.A/M.Sc. Mathematics

  • Eligibility: B.A /B.Sc. with Mathematics as one of the subjects of study


  • Eligibility: Any graduate other than B.F.A. and B.A. (OL)

M.Sc. (Botany/Zoology/Organic Chemistry):

  • Eligibility: B.Sc. with relevant subjects


  • 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/-


Andhra University Distance Education Admission 2019 Application Process

  • Application Form can be downloaded from the website www.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