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Periyar University established the “Periyar Institute of Distance Education” in 2001 to provide various undergraduate and postgraduate courses in distance learning mode for candidates who cannot attend regular classes due to professional commitments or personal responsibilities, or unavailability of an education centre in the region. PRIDE is named after one prominent social reformer popularly known as ‘Thanthai Periyar’. PRIDE aims to cater to the students' needs in developing academic knowledge in various fields per industrial and societal demands, which ultimately helps in the nation's economic development.

Periyar Institute of Distance Education offers undergraduate courses like BA, B.Com, BBA, BCA, B.Sc, BLIS and post-graduate courses such as MA, MSW, M.Com, M.Sc, MBA, MCA and various other Diploma, PG Diploma and Certificate Courses in open and distance learning mode. A professional course like MBA plays a vital role since it is the most proposed course in the nation with maximum joiners.

Periyar Institute of Distance Education Courses

Periyar University Distance Learning, also known as Periyar Institute of Distance Education (PRIDE), offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses in several disciplines such as Arts, Commerce, Science, and Management. It also offers Diploma & Certificate programs in professional studies. Admissions for all these courses are usually based on merit scores in the last qualifying examination. PRIDE also introduced University-Industry Combined Program in the year 2011 to impart job oriented programs to cater to industrial needs and to increase employability skills among students

The Distance Learning Courses offered by Periyar University are B.Sc., BA, BBA, B. Com, and B.LIB.ISC., BCA at UG Level and MCA, MA, M.Sc., M. LIB. ISC., M.Com, MCA at PG Level. PRIDE has 54 study centres across the country. The syllabus contains most of the similar topics discussed in regular classes.

B.Sc. in PRIDE

University offers bachelor’s degree B.Sc. Course through distance mode in several specialisations. Minimum Eligibility Criteria to apply for B.Sc. Students must have passed the 10+2 Exam with a required aggregate score to be eligible for admission to a distance course in PRIDE. The Duration of the course is of three years.

BA in PRIDE

Periyar Institute of Distance Education offers distance courses BA in 10 Specializations. Students seeking to apply for BA must be eligible for the 10+2 Examination with a need score in the concerned subjects. Selection will be based on merit in the last qualifying examination. The Course duration is of three years.

BBA in PRIDE

University offers Distance BBA courses in 4 Specializations, namely Banking, Sales & Marketing, Hardware, Networking and Tele Communication Specializations. The Course duration is two two-three years, divided into six semesters. Students who have passed the 10+2 Examination in Commerce stream with required aggregate marks can apply for distance courses at Periyar University Distance learning. Final Selection will be based on merit score.

B. Com in PRIDE

PRIDE offers Bachelor’s Degree Course in B. Com through Distance education mode. Students who wish to get admission for the B. Com distance course must be eligible with a minimum aggregate score in the 10+2 Examination in Commerce Stream. The Duration of the course will be of three years and also it can be extended.

BCA in PRIDE

University offers UG Course BCA (Bachelor of computer application) through distance learning for three years. Applicants seeking to apply for the BCA program at PRIDE must be eligible with a required aggregate score in the 10+2 Examination science stream (Physics, Chemistry, Maths and Computer Science must be mandatory).

 B.Lib.I.S.C in PRIDE

PRIDE offers a distance course in B.Li.Sc for 1 year divided into two semesters. Candidates who possess a bachelor’s degree from any recognised institute with the required 50% marks can apply for B.Lib.I.S.C distance course at Periyar University of distance learning.

MA in PRIDE

Periyar Institute of distance education offers Master’s Degree MA courses through distance mode in several specialisations. The Course duration is of two years. The basic eligibility criteria to apply for MA Course is students should have graduated with a bachelor’s degree BA in relevant specialisation with the needed aggregate score. Students are selected for the admission process based on the score acquired in the qualifying degree exam.

M.Sc. in PRIDE

Periyar Institute of Distance Education offers M.Sc. Course through distance mode in several disciplines for two years. Minimum Eligibility Criteria to apply for M.Sc. The course is candidates must have qualified in bachelor’s degree B.Sc. from any recognised institute (Physics, Chemistry, Math’s and Biology must be mandatory subjects).

MCA in PRIDE: Candidates seeking to apply for PG Course MCA through distance education must have qualified in BCA Course with required aggregate score (Mathematics & Statistics must be compulsory subjects). University also offers MCA Lateral Entry Course, and the duration of the course will is two years.

M.L.I.S in PRIDE: Students who have passed in bachelor’s degree B.L.I.S with the required aggregate score are eligible to take admissions for M.L.I.S at PRIDE. The selection criteria of the students will be done on the merit score in the last qualifying examination.

M.Com in PRIDE: University offers Distance courses in M. Com for two years. Candidates looking to get admission for M. Com Course must have completed a bachelor’s degree in B. Com with the required aggregate score.

Distance MBA in PRIDE

Periyar Institute of Distance Education offers distance MBA Courses in Several disciplines. The Management Program, offered by the PRIDE, imparts inclusive practical & theoretical knowledge and also enhances analytical and managerial skills among students. The Course duration is two years, divided into four semesters with 16 Subjects. Minimum Eligibility criteria to get admission for distance MBA at PRIDE is candidates must have qualified in bachelor’s degree from a recognised university with a minimum aggregate score to get eligible for admission.

UG Diploma in PRIDE:

Periyar Institute of Distance Education offers Diploma courses in numerous streams. Candidates who have passed the 10+2 Examination are eligible to apply for the Diploma Program at PRIDE. The duration of the course will be 1 year.

PG Diploma in PRIDE

Periyar Institute of Distance Education offers Post Graduate Diploma Course through Distance Learning in various disciplines for 1 year. Candidates interested in applying for the Post Graduate program at PRIDE must have a bachelor’s degree in a discipline with the required aggregate score.

Periyar Institute of Distance Education Application Procedure.

Applicants who meet the Eligibility Criteria can apply the application form for various UG & PG courses. Applicants must visit the official site of PRIDE and can download the application form, or they can obtain the application form from the designated study centres. Periyar Institute of Distance Education Application fee costs approximate INR 300. Candidates must fill-up the application form properly and submit it by attaching required educational documents, and fees can be paid through Demand Draft. B.Ed. application fees charge INR 1000

To get the application form & prospectus through the post, Candidates must pay the application fee of around INR 500, and Two Demand Drafts must be made, the first one in favour of “Director, Pride” Payable at Salem and Another one in favour of Co-coordinator of study Center. After the Process, students will be provided with an ID Card and required study materials.

Who is eligible to apply for the Online MBA course?

  • The Periyar University Online MBA admissions are available for any Graduate with a 50% aggregate from Recognized University.
  • Fresh Graduates or even the final Year Students can apply for Online MBA programs.  
  • This program is mainly preferred for working professionals who are willing to upskill their abilities for global career opportunities. 
  • Those Entrepreneurs and Business Professionals who seek success in managing their business projects can apply for the online program.

Online MBA specializations

Minor specializations

Operations Management

Production Planning, Control and Maintenance, Quality Management

Finance Management

Financial Services, Investment Management             

Human Resource Management

Training and Development, Labour Welfare

Information Technology

Management Information System, Data Base Management System

Marketing

Sales and Distribution Management, Marketing Services

Learning techniques in Periyar University for Online MBA

  • Recorded Tutorials for the courses
  • Live interactive session from the expert faculty members
  • Study Material will be given in PDF format that minimizes the bulk content into simple terms
  • Animated and infographics are used in study material to make the learning more interesting
  • Web resources, live seminars, and guest lectures from specialists give more insight into certain important topics.
  •  Discussion forums are provided for the candidates where the candidates are open for GD and exploration about the topics
  • Individual mentors will be assigned for the candidates to guide them for their final year project and dissertation

Periyar University admission process for online MBA

  • The Periyar University Online MBA applications are accepted only online, i.e. applying through the official website.
  • The students must click on the 'Apply now' tab and register.
  • Once the confirmation mail with login credentials and application link is received, then proceed with filling out the application form.
  • Fill in the form completely and upload the docs for verification in scanned format.
  • The candidates will be directed to the application fees payment.

Application fees payment must be made online, and then submit the form.

FAQ’S

Q.What is the eligibility Criteria for distance MBA Course at PRIDE

Ans: Candidates seeking to apply for a distance MBA Course in PRIDE must have completed a bachelor’s degree in any stream with the needed aggregate score from a recognised university.

Q. What is the total fee structure for distance MBA Courses at PRIDE

Ans: Periyar Institute of Distance Education fees structure for distance MBA Courses costs approximately INR 25,000 for two years.

Q. Which are the distance learning course offered in PRIDE

Ans: PRIDE offers distance courses in B.Sc., BA, BBA, B. Com, B.LIB.ISC., BCA at Under Graduate Level and MCA, MA, M.Sc., M. LIB. ISC.,M.Com, MCA at Post Graduate Level and University also offers Diploma, PG Diploma and other Certificate courses

Q. When does the application fee cost for the Distance MBA Program at PRIDE

Ans: Periyar Institute of Distance Education application fee for Distance MBA Costs approximate INR 300 (By Downloading or by the collection from study centres) INR 500 (By Post)

Q. Wanted to know the career opportunities for Distance MBA Course at PRIDE

Ans: The University ensures to support the candidates in career opportunities through appropriate guidance to enhance managerial skills, which is needed for the current industry scenario.

Q. Where I can collect the PRIDE University Prospects and application form

Ans: Candidates can collect the application form and Prospects at the Designated Study Centers, and Candidates can also download the application form online by visiting the official PRIDE site.

Q. Which are the Learning Methodologies are used for Teaching at PRIDE

Ans: PRIDE adapted Learning Methodologies like Online Classes, E-Mentoring Classes, Counseling Sessions, Project work, and Lectures use audio-visual techniques for training students.

Q. Which are the documents must be provided during the application process at PRIDE

Ans: Applicants must fill up the mandatory details properly in the application form and provide Two Passport Size Photos with Relevant educational copies like a Marks Sheet of the Qualified Examination, Transfer Certificate, Aadhar Card and other relevant academic certificates.

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Kindly give me details to apply for M.Sc. yoga
Asked by Jinash Gopinathan Nair

replied on 28-Apr-2020 12:50:55

If the candidates is B.Sc. completed in relevant stream with not less than 50% marks will be eligible to apply and seek M.Sc. admissions to Periyar University distance Learning. To apply for the course candidates will have to download and fill the application form from official portal.


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