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Overview GITAM University Centre for Distance Learning

GITAM University Centre for Distance Learning is recognized from DEC, New Delhi, accredited by NAAC A+ grade and approved by AICTE, offers programmes through distance learning. The GITAM University has an affirmed objective of improving the access to higher education at low costs from the year 2007.

  • GITAM University CDL has campuses in Vishakhapatnam, Hyderabad and Bangalore and programmes offered by GITAM University are focussed mainly the need for learners.

Institute type

Private institute


NAAC A+ grade

Approved by


Recognized by



Offline/Online mode

Courses offered

Diploma, UG,PG, PG Diploma courses


Visakhapatnam, Andra Pradesh


GITAM University Centre for Distance Learning Course

Through distance mode of learning GITAM University offers Diploma, UG and PG courses in various specialisations.  Candidates with valid eligibility will only be offered with GU CDL admissions. End of every semester candidates will sit for the exam and on basis of that further promotion to next class will be given. The exam either takes place in the month of May/June and for odd semester it is during in the month of December/January. There is GITAM conducted entrance exam GAT candidates to seek admissions need to sit for the test through which seats will be allotted. Apart from a couple of course candidates to apply for any other UG and PG courses entrance test is mandatory. Usually in the month of April GAT entrance takes and by March end candidates should have applied for the exam.

  • Diploma (Computer Applications, Communicative English and in Environmental and Sustainable Management)
  • PGDM in Communication Skills
  • B.com
  • B.A (In Combinations of History, Sociology, Politics, Public Administration and Economics)
  • M.A (Economics and English)
  • M.Com
  • MCA
  • M.Sc. (Bio-technology)
  • MBA



GITAM University Centre for Distance Learning offers B.Com in correspondence for duration of 3 years to apply for the course applicants are required to have passed in intermediate and their minimum age should be 18 years although the candidate does not have formal education qualification. Majorly GAT score counts like candidates with passing marks in this will be eligible and could seek GITAM CDL admissions to B.Com. Fee structure for B.Com is not so high also mentioned fee is an approximate in general for full course the complete fee can also be divided and paid in instalment. The stream related training is given apart from course syllabus to prepare students for placement interview.


GU CDL Fee (approx.)

B.Com Course Fee

INR 6,500

B.Com Application Fee

INR 200-250



GITAM CDL provides distance BA in nearly 6 specialisations for 3 years divided into 6 semesters, end of every semester there is exam taking place and eligible candidates will be promoted further. Eligibility of the candidates is that need to have passed in intermediate from a recognised board despite of Telugu or English medium. It is necessary for candidates to have appeared for GITAM conducted entrance exam because on basis of that final selection of the candidates and BA admissions to GITAM CDL will be considered. Aspirants without any formal education are also eligible but minimum age of the candidate need to be 18 years and should be GAT qualified. Specialisations offered under BA are History, Politics, Economics, Psychology, Sociology and Public Administration.


GU CDL Fee (approx.)

BA Course Fee

INR 5,200

BA Application Fee

INR 200-250



2 years distance M.Com in GITAM CDL is offered candidates shall have passed any degree in related stream with minimum passing marks from a recognised board. Appearing for GAT is mandatory candidates on basis of rank will be offered with M.Com admissions in GITAM CDL. The university placement cell focus on candidates career and in order to satisfy that there are training programs held and given guidance for personality development. For those already working professionals it is high time for them to seek further promotions in their profile also several job opportunities are offered. Fee structure of Distance M.Com is less and feasible so every student could afford and seek education.


GU CDL Fee (approx.)

M.Com Course Fee

INR 6,000

M.Com Application Fee

INR 200-250



GITAM Distance Learning offers MA in English and Economics, there is certain eligibility candidates need to pass to apply for the course. So, bachelor’s degree in relevant stream from recognised university is necessary those with professional qualification like AIETE/CA/ICWA few other degree are also accepted. However, final selection and admission of candidates to MA will depend on GAT entrance conducted by the university. The fee of MA in GITAM to seek any one of the 2 specialisation offered is same also the admission and application process goes as same. Students will be updated with study materials and other resources for their future reference during exams.


GU CDL Fee (approx.)

MA Course Fee

INR 5,400

MA Application Fee

INR 200-250



In major disciplines distance MBA in GITAM CDL is been offered for 2 years duration that is same as regular program duration. Graduation in any stream is accepted by the university although majorly they would count GAT entrance score through which ultimate admissions to MBA in GITAM CDL will be granted. After the completion of MBA candidates will awarded with MBA certificate through which candidates will be flowed with job opportunities and promotions in their current company too. Distance MBA in Human Resource Management is available for candidates to apply after their graduation. In prior students are informed with campus drives.


GU CDL Fee (approx.)

MBA Course Fee

INR 48,000

MBA Application Fee

INR 200-250



Candidates holding bachelor’s degree keeping math as main subject are eligible to apply for MCA, in straight GAT qualified students will be able to seek GITAM CDL admissions to MCA. Candidates related professional degree like B.Sc./B.Tech/B.Pharm/AIETE etc. are eligible to seek MCA admissions to GITAM CDL. To which ever course candidates apply appearing for university conducted entrance test is mandatory considering the score students would be qualified to take seats. The total fee structure of distance MCA is given below candidates could equally divide the whole fee and settle it per year or per semester wise. Duration of the program is for 3 years which is split into 6 semesters every semester if candidates able to pass will be promoted to next year.


GU CDL Fee (approx.)

MCA Course Fee

INR 45,000

MCA Application Fee

INR 200-250



For 2 years duration M.Sc. in Biotechnology at GITAM CDL is offered, B.Sc. completed candidates or graduated candidates from relevant stream could apply for M.Sc. Also, aspirants to choose the offered specialisation need to have done B.Sc. in related stream. Merit based admission to M.Sc. are taken since no entrance exam is required. There is no age restriction just that candidates need to be graduated in relevant stream. Only specialisation is offered and candidates to apply for the same should have done graduation in related stream. Candidates to seek training, practical session or any guidance from lectures could visit the campus by scheduling with the lecture.


GU CDL Fee (approx.)

M.Sc. Course Fee

INR 30,000

M.Sc. Application Fee

INR 200-250


Diploma in GITAM CDL

Diploma in 3 specialisations are offered by GITAM CDL for duration of 1 year 10th or 12th passed students are eligible to apply further the final admission to diploma in GITAM CDL will be done if the candidate qualifies in GAT university conducted entrance test. For candidates seeking jobs very soon after 10th just in couple of years could opt for distance Diploma. Aspirants could choose the specialisations like Environment Education and Sustainable Development, Computer Application and Communicative English.  Fee for the course that is for distance diploma is very less once candidates complete the course could choose for post-graduate diploma under distance learning.


GU CDL Fee (approx.)

Diploma Course Fee

INR 2,500

Diploma Application Fee

INR 200-250


PG Diploma in GITAM CDL

GITAM University offers only one specialisation under PG Diploma in distance learning that is PG Diploma in Computer Applications. Applicants should be diploma graduated or holding any degree are eligible yet degree should be completed form relevant stream to choose the same stream under master’s. GAT qualified students are admitted to take seek PG Diploma admissions to GITAM CDL. Here, students are trained in speaking, writing, listening skills and reading to make confident communicators who are lagging in these areas beside the course syllabus. Once the syllabus is completed candidates are provided with other training and study materials to revise. Fee structure of PG Diploma is very much feasible when compared to other distance colleges.


GU CDL Fee (approx.)

PG Diploma Course Fee

INR 2,500

PF Diploma Application Fee

INR 200-250


GITAM University Centre for Distance Learning Study Centres

There are couple of study centres available in different places inside Andhra Pradesh and one in Bangalore. Candidates could apply according to their convenience and pursue education.

  • GITAM Study Centre Hyderabad
  • GITAM Study Centre Visakapatnam
  • GITAM Study Centre Bengaluru

GITAM University Centre for Distance Learning Application Form Procedure

Applicants can either choose online or offline mode for filling up the application form in the first case candidates should be eligible enough and shall have to appear for university conducted entrance test to proceed with the admissions for any course. The eligible candidates need to follow the steps to complete the application form and submit.

To fill GU CDL application form online mode candidates will visit the university official portal, under admission tab click on ‘online admissions’, in the new page click ‘application’. By filling the admission form register, need to save and print the form further by attaching the valid documents need to send the completed form to CDL.

For filling up the application form of GU CDL offline mode candidates can either download the form from website or can collect it by visiting the campus. Once the form is filled by making the payment of application fee that is INR 200 students will submit the form to CDL along with documents and DD attached to it.

Course Eligibility criteria for admission in GITAM University Centre for Distance

Course name

Eligibility criteria

Selection process


Bachelor degree with minimum aggregate marks

Based on entrance exam


Gradation with minimum 50% aggregate marks(45% reserved category) with Math’s subjects

Merit based


10+2 in any domain or  any equivalent from recognized board


HSC from a recognized University


Bachelor degree with 45% aggregate  marks


B.Com/graduation degree with minimum 50% marks

M.Sc. (Biotech)

10+2 or equivalent in any domain


Graduation from a recognized University


GITAM University Distance FAQ’s

Q. What will be the maxim time duration to complete the course?

The time duration given to complete the course is twice the duration of the program

Q. How to check results, fetch materials and further course fee or any updates with the college?

At the time of seeking admissions to GITAM CDL students will be provided with an ID using the same credentials candidates can log in and access academic information.

Q. What are the resource available to study in GITAM CDL?

GU provides instruction manual of self-learning, written texts, assignments, provided study materials, like audio, video and supplementary materials students could study and revise.

Q. Is there any entrance exam should be written to get admission?

Other than MCA course for which ever program candidates choose they need to appear for university conducted entrance test GAT and qualified students will be eligible to get admitted.

Q. Is GITAM CDL UGC recognised?

GITAM University Centre for Distance Learning is recognised by UGC and also is AICTE approved.

Q. Is academic qualification required to study at GITAM CDL?

Depending on each program there is certain eligibility and specific entry requirement based on that seats will be allotted.

Q. What is the per annum fee of BA in GITAM CDL?

In the 1st year students shall pay around INR 2.2k while in 2nd and 3rd year they have to pay approx. INR 1.5k.

Q. How about GITAM CDL placements?

They provide great opportunities to students in getting placed, placement related training and guidance will be delivered in prior to crack the interviews. Also, students need to come to the college during campus drives.

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GITAM University Centre for Distance Learning Course fee structure

MBA - Managment 48000 2 years
MA - English Request 2 years
MA - Economics Request 2 years
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by Cahitra MJ, 13 Feb 2020
Class of 2020

This distance learning centre is a recognized by the DEC (distance education council), New Delhi to offer distance courses. The main aim of this institute as per my knowledge was to provide top class education at affordable cost for the working professionals and fresh graduates etc. We have college website through which can admission, support services for learning, evaluation and counselling everything is included in it. GITAM University Centre for Distance Learning admissions in to the distance MBA course we must actually pass the graduation degree and with some work experience will make us eligible for the course. The total distance MBA fee is like almost Rs.56,000 and that is very less I feel for the education they provide.

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by Shashin, 23 Oct 2019
Class of 2019

GITAM is one of the familiar university offering nearly 109 courses along Distance learning program, duration of the course is for 2 years one can apply for the college either offline or online and by filling the GITAM university application form can apply for the university. So GITAM university Distance MBA application fee is INR 200 also there is offline mode to fill the application form. If you scratching head with few questions in mind here are the answers for Is GITAM University provide scholarship? What is the fees of GITAM university Distance MBA? Does GITAM University Distance learning has its own entrance test? What is the eligibility to GITAM university Distance MBA? How can I take GITAM university Distance MBA admission? So we need to appear for GITAM university conducted GAT entrance to seek seats for Distance MBA along with academic merit based on which admission’s will be offered. GITAM university Distance MBA fee structure is INR 48k in total and per year fees will be INR 24k.

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Asked question

Pragathiasked on 17-May-2019 09:20:25
Fee for MBA in total

replied on 17-May-2019 09:54:16

Hi, complete fee for distance MBA is INR 48,000 and divided as INR 24,000 per year.

Nehaasked on 15-May-2019 12:23:20
under distance education for how to apply for the course

replied on 15-May-2019 13:25:40

Hi, under distance learning also duration of MCA is 3 years. Admission is based on candidates performance should have basic eligibility to apply like graduated from BCA or any equivalent degree. Candidates are selected based on GAT score and the application is available both online and offline according to their convenience one can apply for the same and proceed with the admission.

VENU GOPALA RAO VANAPAMULAasked on 08-May-2019 07:22:06

replied on 09-May-2019 12:21:10


  • The university offers Distance MBA course with specializations like Human Resource Management and General Management and the basic eligibility for admissions is Bachelor’s degree from any stream with 2 years’ work experience.
  • The total fee for the Distance MBA course offered at GITAM University Centre for Distance Learning is INR 48k with 12k each semester.
  • The admissions for the Distance MBA course in the university will be based on the marks scored in the graduate degree.
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Contact Information

Contact Numbers:

91 8179681896 0891-2866455

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Centre for Distance Learning
Gandhi Nagar,
, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India

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