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Directorate of Distance Education Annamalai University

Chennai, Tamil Nadu | Ratings: 2/5 - Add Review
Established : 1929 | Accredited/Approved : UGC

This university, located in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu, is one of the top universities in the state. This university offers regular and distance learning courses to students with the vision of imparting quality education through degree programs. The courses offered by this institute help brighten students' careers and guide them to succeed in life.

  • This college offers courses approved by UGC and DEC, which are set according to industry standards.
  • The university has been a pioneer in distance education by implementing several innovative teaching programs over the years.
  • Various courses like BA, B.Com, BBA, B.Sc, Law, MA, M.Com, M.Sc, MBA, and various other PG Diploma courses and certificate courses are offered by the university through distance learning mode.

Founded in

1979

Institute type

Public

Recognized by

NCTE, UGC

Accreditation

NAAC 'A' grade

Affiliated to

Annamalai University

Courses offered

UG, PG, PG Diploma and certification courses

Admission

Based on merit

Location

Cuddalore, TN

Annamalai University, Directorate of Distance Education Courses

Annamalai University, Directorate of Distance Education, was started in Tamil Nadu to offer distance learning education to students unable to go to regular education. Currently, this university offers 49 departments in almost 10 faculties under distance education. This university is one among those universities that have all the faculties under an umbrella. This university offers up to 500 courses in distance education courses ranging from certificate programs and diploma courses to UG and PG courses.

Annamalai University-DDE consists of the following departments offering various courses as mentioned below:

  • Department of English
  • Department of History
  • Department of Economics
  • Department of Commerce
  • Department of Sociology
  • Department of Political Science & Public Administration
  • Department of Library & Information Science
  • Department of Population Studies
  • Department of Law Wing
  • Department of Management
  • Department of Physics
  • Department of Chemistry
  • Department of Botany
  • Department of Zoology
  • Department of Education
  • Department of Tamil
  • Department of Psychology
  • Department of Engineering
  • Department of Computer Science & Engineering
  • Grade Certificate Programmes in Music and Dance

Department of Arts and Humanities

BA course at Annamalai University- Directorate of Distance Education

BA-Bachelor of Arts in Annamalai University-DDE is 3 years course at an undergraduate level offered in various specializations of different disciplines. The courses are all approved by AICTE and UGC. Candidates will get the study materials and syllabus copy at the Study Centre during the time of admission, or it will be dispatched through the post by DDE. The eligibility of the course will be for candidates to pass 10+2/Pre university/Higher Secondary for admission to the BA course, and it is important for any candidate to at least score 50% marks in aggregate in the qualifying examination.

Annamalai University DDE- Application Fee: INR 100 (In Person)/INR 175 (By Post).

BA Courses:

  • BA in Economics
  • BA in Business Economics
  • BA in Economics (Lateral-II)
  • BA Economics (Lateral-III)
  • BA English
  • BA English and Communication
  • BA English (Lateral-II)
  • BA English (Lateral-III)
  • BA History
  • BA History (Lateral-II)
  • BA History (Lateral-III)
  • BA Political Science
  • BA Human Rights
  • BA Social Welfare Administration
  • BA Political Science (Lateral-II)
  • BA Political Science (Lateral-III)
  • BA Public Administration
  • BA Police Administration
  • BA Sociology
  • BA Sociology (Lateral-II)
  • BA Sociology (Lateral-III)
  • BA Tamil

Annamalai University-Distance Education Fee structure for BA:

Course

Fee Structure

BA 1st year

INR 3450

BA 2nd Year

INR 1950

BA 3th Year

INR 1950

MA course at Annamalai University- Directorate of Distance Education

MA-Master of Arts is a post-graduation degree offered under the Department of Arts and Humanities. This is a distance learning course of 2 years duration. MA is offered in many streams and is listed below in the bullets. Candidates must have cleared any three undergraduate degrees, irrespective of any discipline. For a BA in Tamil, candidates must have studied for a UG degree in Tamil under part 1 or 2.

MA Courses:

  • MA in Economics
  • MA in Business Economics
  • MA in Economics (Lateral-II)
  • MA Disaster Management
  • MA English
  • MA English (Lateral-II)
  • MA History
  • MA Linguistics
  • MA Political Science
  • MA International Relations
  • MA Human Rights
  • MA Social Welfare Administration
  • MA Public Administration
  • MA Sociology
  • MA Sociology (Lateral-II)
  • MA Tamil
  • MA Labor  Management
  • MA Philosophy, Religion And Culture

Annamalai University-Distance Education Fee Structure:

Course

Fee Structure

MA 1st year

INR 4050

MA 2nd Year

INR 2250

Department of Sciences:

B.Sc. course at Annamalai University- Directorate of Distance Education

B.Sc- Bachelor of Science is an undergraduate course offered through distance learning. The duration of the course is 3 years and has been approved by the Directorate of Distance Learning.  Self-Learning Study Materials will be provided to students at the time of admissions, or the same will be dispatched through the post by the DDE.

Candidates will have to clear pre-university/10+2 or any equivalent higher secondary examination with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate, particularly in the science stream having subjects like Physics, Chemistry, and Biology or any other relevant subjects based on the specializations chosen.

B.Sc. Courses:

  • B.Sc. in Mathematics
  • B.Sc. in Physics
  • B.Sc. in Chemistry
  • B.Sc. in Botany
  • B.Sc. in Zoology
  • B.Sc. in Psychology
  • B.Sc. in Microbiology
  • B.Sc. in Computer Science
  • B.Sc. in Information Technology
  • B.Sc. in Visual Communication

Annamalai University-Distance Education Fee structure for B.Sc.:

Course

Fee Structure (Per Annum)

B.Sc. Chemistry

INR 7600

B.Sc. Physics, Botany & Zoology

INR 7000

B.Sc. Microbiology

INR 7000

M.Sc. course at Annamalai University- Directorate of Distance Education

M.Sc. -A Master of Science is a post-graduate degree offered by the Department of Sciences. This is a distance learning course of 2 years duration. M.Sc. is offered in many streams and is listed below in the bullets. Candidates must have passed a relevant graduation degree such as B.Sc./BE/ B.Tech/.BBA, etc., as well as scoring at least 50% marks in aggregate to be eligible for the M.Sc. course.

M.Sc. Courses:

  • M.Sc. in Mathematics
  • M.Sc. in Physics
  • M.Sc. in Chemistry
  • M.Sc. in Botany
  • M.Sc. in Zoology
  • M.Sc. in Psychology
  • M.Sc. in Microbiology
  • M.Sc. in Applied Psychology
  • M.Sc. in Real Estate Valuation
  • M.Sc. in Computer Science
  • M.Sc. in Information Technology
  • M.Sc. in Visual Communication

Annamalai University-Distance Education Fee structure for M.Sc.:

Course

Fee Structure (Per Annum)

M.Sc. Mathematics

INR 4550

M.Sc. Physics

INR 11800

M.Sc. Chemistry

INR 14,900

M.Sc. Botany/Zoology

INR 11800

M.Sc. Microbiology

INR 11800

M.Sc. Yoga

INR 12,250

M.Sc. Real Estate Valuation

INR 19,700

M.Sc. Applied Psychology

INR 8200

M.Sc. Plant & Machinery Valuation

INR 19,700

Department of Commerce:

B.Com course at Annamalai University- Directorate of Distance Education

B.Com-Bachelor of Commerce in Annamalai University-DDE is 3 years course at an undergraduate level offered in various specializations of different disciplines. The courses are all approved by AICTE and UGC. Candidates will get the study materials and syllabus copy at the Study Centre during the time of admission, or it will be dispatched through the post by DDE. Candidates must have passed the university/ higher secondary examination and should have scored at least 50% marks in aggregate to be eligible for the B.Com course.

B.Com Courses:

  • B.Com
  • B.Com International Business
  • B.Com Accounting & Finance
  • B.Com Marketing Management

Annamalai University-Distance Education Fee Structure for B.Com:

Course

Fee Structure (Per Annum)

B.Com

INR 3950

B.Com Marketing Management

INR 4250

M.Com course at Annamalai University- Directorate of Distance Education

M.Com-Master of Commerce is a post-graduation degree offered under the Department of Commerce. This is a distance learning course of 2 years duration. M.Com is offered in many streams and is listed below in the bullets. Candidates must have passed a relevant graduation degree as well as scored at least 50% marks in aggregate to be eligible for the M.Com course. Should have a degree in B.Com./ BBM/ B.Com. (C.A.)/ B.B.A. /B.A. Corporate Secretaryship / B.A. Co-operation / Bachelor of Bank Management / M.B.A. and B.A./B.Sc. Maths with two Commerce subjects, including Accountancy or any relevant stream as per the specialization chosen.

M.Com Courses:

  • M.Com
  • M.Com Entrepreneurship
  • M.Com Co-operative Management
  • M.Com Marketing Management]
  • M.Com Banking & Insurance
  • M.Com Accounting & Finance

Annamalai University-Distance Education Fee structure for M.Com:

Course

Fee Structure (Per Annum)

M.Com

INR 4250

M.Com (BIM)

INR 4150

Department of Computer Application

BCA course at Annamalai University- Directorate of Distance Education

BCA-Bachelor of Computer Application in Annamalai University-DDE is 3 years course at an undergraduate level offered in various specializations of different disciplines. The courses are all approved by AICTE and UGC. Candidates will get the study materials and syllabus copy at the Study Centre during the time of admission, or it will be dispatched through the post by DDE. Candidates must have passed the Pre-university/ higher secondary examination and should have scored at least 50% marks in aggregate to be eligible for the BCA course.

Annamalai University-Distance Education Fee Structure for BCA:

Course

Fee Structure (Per Annum)

BCA

INR 7900

MCA course at Annamalai University- Directorate of Distance Education

MCA-Master of Computer Application is a post-graduation degree offered under the Department of Computer Application. This is a distance learning course of 3 years duration. M.Com is offered in many streams and is listed below in the bullets. Candidates must have passed a relevant graduation degree as well as scored at least 50% marks in aggregate to be eligible for the MCA course.

Annamalai University-Distance Education Fee Structure for MCA:

Course

Fee Structure (Per Annum)

MCA

INR 14,500

Department of Law:

L.L.B course at Annamalai University- Directorate of Distance Education

LLB Eligibility: LLB is a post-graduation degree offered under the Department of Law. This is a distance learning course of 2 years duration. MA is offered in many streams and is listed below in the bullets. Candidates holding any Degree or an equivalent examination will be eligible for the LLB Course.

BBL course at Annamalai University- Directorate of Distance Education

BBL-Bachelor of Business Law in Annamalai University-DDE is a 3-year undergraduate course offered in various specializations of different disciplines. The courses are all approved by AICTE and UGC. Candidates will get the study materials and syllabus copy at the Study Centre during the time of admission, or it will be dispatched through the post by DDE.

BBL Eligibility: Candidates should pass in Higher Secondary/Pre University / Diploma passed with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate.

Annamalai University-Distance Education Fee structure for LLM, LLB & BBL:

Course

Fee Structure (Per Annum)

LLB

INR 4250

BBL

INR 3650

LLM

INR 7950

Department of Management

BBA course at Annamalai University- Directorate of Distance Education

BBA-Bachelor of Business Administration in Annamalai University-DDE is 3 years course at an undergraduate level offered in various specializations of different disciplines. The courses are all approved by AICTE and UGC. Candidates will get the study materials and syllabus copy at the Study Centre during the time of admission, or it will be dispatched through the post by DDE.

BBA Eligibility: Candidates who pass any 10+2/Pre University/ 3 years diploma or 2 years diploma examination or equivalent exam will be eligible for the BBA course.

Annamalai University-Distance Education Fee structure for BBA:

Course

Fee Structure (Per Annum)

BBA

INR 5250

MBA course at Annamalai University- Directorate of Distance Education

MBA-Master of Business Administration is a 2 2-year PG course offered in distance mode in the management department. The streams offered under MBA are various, which are mentioned in the list given below. Candidates must have passed a relevant graduation degree as well as scored at least 50% marks in aggregate to be eligible for the MBA course.

MBA Courses:

  • E-Business
  • International Business
  • Human Resources Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Financial Management
  • Hospital Management
  • Information System

Annamalai University-Distance Education Fee structure for MBA:

Course

Fee Structure (Per Annum)

MBA E-Business

MBA International Business

MBA Human Resources Management

MBA Marketing Management

MBA Financial Management

MBA Hospital Management

MBA Information System

INR 14,050

Department of Fine Arts

BFA course at Annamalai University- Directorate of Distance Education

BFA-Bachelor of Fine Arts in Annamalai University-DDE is 3 years course at an undergraduate level offered in various specializations of different disciplines. The courses are all approved by AICTE and UGC. Candidates will get the study materials and syllabus copy at the Study Centre during the time of admission, or it will be dispatched through the post by DDE.

BFA Eligibility: Candidates should have passed any 10+2/Pre University/ 3 years diploma or 2 years diploma examination or equivalent exam to be eligible for the BFA course.

BFA Courses:

  • BFA Music-Vocal
  • BFA Music-Veena
  • BFA Music-Violin
  • BFA Music-Mrudhangam
  • BFA Dance

Annamalai University-Distance Education Fee structure for BFA:

Course

Fee Structure (Per Annum)

BFA

INR 3950

MFA course at Annamalai University- Directorate of Distance Education

MFA-Master of Fine Arts in Annamalai University-DDE is 2 years course at a Post-graduate level offered in various specializations of different disciplines. The courses are all approved by AICTE and UGC. Candidates will get the study materials and syllabus copy at the Study Centre during the time of admission, or it will be dispatched through the post by DDE.

MFA Eligibility: Candidates must have passed a relevant graduation degree as well as scored at least 50% marks in aggregate to be eligible for the MFA course.

MFA Courses:                     

  • MFA Music-Vocal
  • MFA Music-Veena
  • MFA Music-Violin
  • MFA Music-Mrudhangam
  • BFA Dance

Annamalai University-Distance Education Fee structure for MFA:

Course

Fee Structure (Per Annum)

MFA

INR 5200

Post-Graduation Diploma at Annamalai University- Directorate of Distance Education

Post-Graduation Diploma is a PG program offered in distance learning mode. This is a 1-year course offered in several specializations, and Annamalai university-DDE is one of the universities that offer many specializations. The minimum eligibility is to have a graduation degree in any discipline.

Post-Graduation Diploma Courses

  • Business Administration
  • Personnel Management & Industrial Relations
  • Marketing Management
  • Financial Management
  • Tourism Management
  • Advertising
  • Public Relations
  • Software Marketing
  • Foreign Trade
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Banking & Insurance
  • Finance & Taxation
  • International Business
  • Human Resource Mgt
  • Guidance and Counseling
  • Hospital Management
  • English Language Teaching
  • Natural Language Processing
  • NGO Management
  • Software-Based Statistical Analysis
  • Actuarial Statistics
  • Educational Administration and Supervision
  • Public Administration
  • Human Rights
  • Rural Studies
  • Petroleum Exploration
  • Criminology and Forensic Sci.
  • Library Automation and Networking

Annamalai University-Distance Education Fee structure PG Diploma:

Post-Graduation Diploma

Fee Structure

Cyber Security

INR 3800

Data Mining

INR 3800

Internet Technology

INR 3800

Computer Application

INR 6900

Guidance and Counseling

INR 4450

Material Management

INR 4150

Hospitality Management

INR 4150

English Language Teaching

INR 4150

Valuation in Land And Building

INR 10,200

Criminology and Forensic Sci.

INR 3500

Library Automation and Networking

INR 5900

Yoga

INR 3800

Foreign Trade

INR 4150

Public Health

INR 12,400

Automobile Technology

INR 4350

Software-Based Statistical Analysis

INR 4350

Other courses at Annamalai University Education:

Courses

Minimum eligibility

M.Sc. Visual Communication

Candidates must hold a B.Sc. in Visual Communication

M.Sc. Software Engineering

Candidates must hold a B.Sc. in Software Engineering/ Computer Science

M.Sc. Information Technology

Candidates must hold a B.Sc. IT/B.C.A.

M.Sc. Computer Science

Candidates must hold a B.Sc. in Computer Science

LL.M. (Latin Legume Magister/Master of Law)

LL.B. holders will be eligible

MCA (Masters in Computer Applications)

BCA with 50% marks

PG Diploma Acupuncture

Graduation in any Stream

PG Diploma Tobacco Control

Graduation in any discipline

PG Diploma Applied Nutrition

PG Diploma Wellness & Fitness Science

Minimum 50% aggregate in B.Sc. in Nutrition Science/Graduation in any discipline

PG Diploma Public Health

Graduation in any discipline with 50% marks

PG Diploma Medical Records Science

B.Sc. in Medical Records Science

PGDLAN (PG Diploma in Library Automation & Networking)

Candidates should hold a Graduation in any stream with a 50% mark minimum

PGDCA (Postgraduate Diploma in Computer Applications)

Candidates must have BCA/UG in any stream with a minimum 50% aggregate

Annamalai University-Distance Education Application process

Candidates seeking distance courses at Annamalai University should follow either of these processes:

Annamalai University-Distance Education application form can be obtained by going to the college and collecting it, or they can also obtain it through post.

Spot Admissions- This application and admission process is very convenient for students who stay close to the university. Spot admissions are a very simple and best way to get admission for the courses. The selection for these courses will be directly based on the seats available and the candidate's eligibility.

Application and Admission via Post: Candidates in this process must send the application form, which is filled and sent through the post, to the address mentioned in the prospectus. With the application form, candidates must also attach copies of the attested document.  

Annamalai University- Directorate of Distance Education Application fee is INR 100 (In Person) and INR 175 (By Post) for UG courses.

Annamalai University- Directorate of Distance Education Application fee for PG diploma- INR 500 (In Person) and INR 575 (by Post)

Annamalai University- Directorate of Distance Education Application fee for MBA/PG-IT/M.Sc. Real Estate/Plant and Machinery Valuation- INR 250 (In Person) and INR 325 (By Post).

Directorate of Distance Education Annamalai University Course fee structure

CourseFeesDuration
DistanceMBA - Finance 56000 2 years
DistanceMBA - Human Resource Management 56000 2 years
DistanceMBA - International Business 56000 2 years
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Asked question

What is the admission process for the BA program at Annamalai University DDE?
Asked by M.K. Prabha
replied on 06-Jan-2024 03:09:39

The eligible students can apply for the BA program by submitting online or offline application forms. That is, it can be collected from the campus or downloaded from the website. The basic steps are to fill in the form, attach the required docs, and lastly, pay the application fees to complete the process.

Is there any entrance exam required for B.C.A. admissions at Annamalai University D.D.E.?
Asked by Bhavani G
replied on 04-Nov-2023 03:36:25

Annamalai University B.C.A. Distance education does not require any entrance exam. Only merit scores in the qualifying exam will be considered.  

Contact Information

Contact Numbers:

04144-238043

Email ID:

dde@annamalaiuniversity.ac.in

Address:

P.O Box no: 4 , Annamalai nagar, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

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