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Aligarh Muslim University Distance Learning

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Established : 2001 | Affiliated : Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University

Aligarh Muslim University started its Centre for Distance and Online Education in 1920 and is an integral part of the University. The main intention of CDOE is to promote flexible and innovative education methods to form Independent learning practices. The Aligarh Muslim University distance courses are UGC-DEB-approved. Distance and online courses are applicable for those who cannot access the conventional mode of education because of economic and social constraints. The mode of learning is by using multimedia to enhance the quality of education. It has a dedicated team to help with women's education and minority candidates.

Aligarh Muslim University, distance education courses are provided in UG, PG, Diploma, and certification standards. Distance education admissions are based mainly on their qualifying academic examination merit. The students are given the training to participate in the placement cell. However, there is no placement drive conducted by the University in the distance mode.

Highlights of Aligarh Muslim University CDOE

University Name

Centre for Distance and Online Education-Aligarh Muslim University 

Type of the University



Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh

Year of Establishment


Affiliated to

AMU, Aligarh

Courses offered

UG, PG, and Diploma courses

Admission criteria


Official website


Mode of application

Offline/ Online

Courses Offered in AMU Distance Education Centre

Aligarh Muslim University offers both distance education and online courses. Students willing to apply for the course admissions must look for the eligibility criteria on the website. For in-detailed information, students can refer to the University of Distance Education Prospectus, which is available in PDF format. Apart from traditional degrees, the university also offers certification courses of various types. Here, the admission and selection criteria are based on academic merit. Students are also given Aligarh Muslim University online courses with defined eligibility and details. Below are the details of Distance education courses details in brief:  

The UG courses are offered in streams like Science, Arts, and Commerce standards. Below are the course eligibility and fee details.   

Distance B.Sc.

  • B.Sc. at distance education is offered for three years as a science stream subject.
  • The eligible students must have completed their 10+2 exam in the science stream with a min of 50% as aggregate recognized board.
  • Aligarh Muslim University distance education B.Sc. fees are 12300 per year. 
  • Distance B.Sc. is provided in computer science subject as its specialization. 
  • Distance education B.Sc. admission is based on academic merit, and the application is accepted online or offline. 

Distance B.Com

  • For the B.Com admissions, students must have finished their exams in 10+2 from a recognized board.
  • Being a commerce UG degree, students must have commerce subjects in their 12th exams.
  • The course is for three years, and the curriculum for B.Com includes Accounting, Tax, Finance, Business Law, and Management. 
  • The Online B.Com is available for a minimum of 3 years and max of 8 years.
  • For online courses, admission for B.Com remains the same as distance education.  
  • The minimum required infrastructure is a laptop/ smartphone and board band connection.
  • The B.Com fee structure in distance education is INR 9500 (including exam and admission fees).  

Distance BA

  • BA admissions are open for those who have completed their basic education of 10+2 board exams.  
  • BA is a course under the arts stream offered for three years.
  • The BA course is available in 7 subjects as a specialization.
  • The distance BA fees are INR 8500 Per annum.

Distance BLIS

  • Distance BLIS is a professional course in great demand for Library professionals in their careers.
  • Distance BLIS is a one-year program; the eligibility criteria are a bachelor's degree with a minimum score of 50%.
  • The distance BLIS fees are INR 8300 in total fees.

Distance Diploma

  • Students are offered various diploma specializations in the Diploma program.
  • To be eligible for diploma admissions, students must have completed 10th board exams with scores of at least 50%.
  • The distance learning diploma courses will be for three years.
  • The fee structure for Diploma courses is INR 6300 in total.

Courses offered



Computer Science






Economics, History, Political Science, English, General, Hindi, Urdu


Chinese, French, German, Spanish, Communicative English

Aligarh Muslim University PG courses at CDOE

The PG courses at CDOE are offered in MA, M.Com, PGDM, and PG Diploma courses. Here are the eligibility, fees, and other course details at the PG level.

Distance MA

  • Distance MA is offered for two years at the PG level.
  • Distance MA eligibility criteria are to have completed their graduation degree at a recognized university.
  • Distance MA is offered in 6 different specialization subjects. Students can choose the specialization in the final year.
  • The online MA course is also available where the eligibility and selection criteria are the same as distance education.
  • Distance MA course fees are INR 10500 per annum.  

Distance M.Com

  • The University offers distance and online M.Com courses for two years.
  • Students shall have completed their graduation degree in B.Com or BBA course without any backlogs.
  • Students can download the respective courses' Aligarh Muslim University distance education syllabus.
  • In the case of distance education, the course is given through study materials.
  • For the Online MA program, the students can avail the content through E-resources.
  • The fees for distance/ online MA are 10500 per annum.   

Distance PG Diploma and PGDM at AMU-CODE

  • Aligarh Muslim University distance education does not offer MBA in the curriculum, but the PGDM program is equivalent to the MBA program.
  • The eligibility criteria are to complete their graduation or diploma course without backlogs.
  • PGDM and PG Diploma courses are offered in multiple specializations that can be chosen by the final year.
  • The fee structure for PGDM at AMU-CODE is INR 8300 per annum.
  • The tuition fees for PG Diploma are INR 9300 per annum.   

Courses name



English, Economics, History, Political Science, Hindi, Urdu



PG Diploma

Advertising And Media, Travel & Tourism Management, Portfolio Management, Journalism and Mass Communication, Human Rights, Guidance & Counselling, Front Office, Big Data Analytics, Computer Programming, and System Analysis, Personnel Management


Marketing Management, Retail Management

Aligarh Muslim University Distance Education Fee Structure

AMU distance course list

The fee structure in INR


12300 per annum


9500 per annum


8300 as total fees


8500 per annum


6300 as total fees


10500 per annum


6800 per annum

PG Diploma

9300 in total


8300 per annum

Learning Methodology and Examination

  • Once the admission is made, the candidates are given access to the AMU online portal to get all the latest updates.
  • The classes are conducted online using live and recorded classes, e-resources, and study materials, which will be sent to the candidate's address, through print.
  • The distance assignments should be submitted through the online portal.
  • Students can also get the exam details regarding the timetable, timings, exam center, and more.
  • The final distance exam results will be declared online and can be downloaded from the website.

The application process for Aligarh Muslim University-CDOE

The mode of the application procedure is online and offline methods. Students must visit the main website, AMU, to get the application form for distance courses. The form must be submitted before the AMU distance education on the last date. 

In online method:

  • Students can get the application form through the link and fill in the relevant details.
  • The candidates must attach the necessary docs for verification purposes.
  • The applicants must pay the application fees of INR 150 that must be paid online, i.e., through net banking, card, or UPI.

In offline method:

  • Candidates must download the application form and take a printout.
  • Students must fill in the form manually and also attach copies of documents for verification purposes.


Q: Is AMU a good university for distance education?

Ans: Aligarh University of Distance Learning is approved by UGC-DEB for its smooth and efficient learning. The courses are offered at UG, PG, and Diploma under 9 different streams.

Q: Does this University offer B.Ed. program?

Ans: The course B.Ed. course is not offered as a part of its curriculum.

Q: How to apply for Aligarh Muslim University distance learning?

Ans: The mode of application for the University admissions is accepted through online and offline methods. Only eligible candidates can apply for the courses.  

Q: What is the MBA fee structure at CDOE?

Ans: The distance MBA program is not offered in the University curriculum

Q: What is the CDE contact number?

Ans: The distance education contact number is 8303020933 for the admission queries.

Q: How to get CDE exam results?

Ans: students must check the www.cdeamu.ac.in result using their admit card details.  

AMU Course fee structure

MBA - Management Request 2 years
MBA - Human Resource Management Request 2 years
BBM - Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) Request 2 years
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AMU Campus Facilities/Infrastructure


Asked question

How can I get admission to the BA program at Aligarh Muslim University?
Asked by Zoha Siddiqui
replied on 05-Mar-2024 07:14:56

If you're willing to join the BA program at AMU, you must have passed 10+2 board exams in any stream with a minimum of 55% marks. There is no entrance exam needed for admissions. The applications will be accepted online.

replied on 05-Mar-2024 07:14:54

If you're willing to join the BA program at AMU, you must have passed 10+2 board exams in any stream with a minimum of 55% marks. There is no entrance exam needed for admissions. The applications will be accepted online.

How much is the distance BA course fee structure at AMUDL?
Asked by guest
replied on 21-Feb-2024 09:38:14

Aligarh Muslim University Distance Learning fee structure for the BA program is INR 8800 per annum. In total, it will cost INR 26400.  

How to get admission to the Distance MBA program at Aligarh Muslim University
Asked by guest
replied on 21-Feb-2024 09:40:30

Aspirants must have finished their graduation to apply for Distance MBA/ PGDM. There is no entrance exam required for admissions. Selections will be based on academic merit.

Contact Information

Contact Numbers:

0571-2102607, 2100994

Email ID:



University Road, Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh, India

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