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Netaji Subhas Open University

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Established : 1997 | Accredited/Approved : UGC | Affiliated : DEC

Overview Netaji Subhas Open University

This is the leading state open university in India. Now at present the university consists of 120 study centers contributing the education in India. The main aim of the NSOU is to “meeting the unmet” so it has been trying from many years in fulfilling that and especially to those who are disadvantaged in rural sector and the economically backward people.

  • This university provides distance education to both undergraduate and post graduate courses in different disciplines
  • The courses of the University have already been recognized by DEC, government of India so the university is prime in India
  • This university was established with the main intention to cater opportunities to individuals who are not able to complete their education because of some unfortunate circumstances


  • There is a placement facilitation center in the university. The placement center creates a portal that students can visit and apply for the placement in the university.
  • The students are given training skills by the theoretical way through books and the university will guide the students in their placements through email contact


The scholarships are given on the merit basis. The students who have got merit in their education has to apply online and the scholarship we be availed by fee concession


  • The institute infrastructure is very good in that region. The facilities like rooms are very spacious even when they are done in the different study centers the college has only focus on the students comfort

There is library facility which consists of digital and the normal books both in the same place it is well stocked.


Netaji Subhas Open University is the leading Open University in India which was established in the year 1997. This University is located in West Bengal and it has 120 study centres offering over 72 courses. This University is having more than 2, 50,000 students.

Learning methodologies:

  • NSOU have provided great support to students who are pursuing distance education. NSOU also have many number of study centres across West Bengal.
  • NSOU have various methods through which they are able to deliver education to students and all are included in E-resources package. They learning methods are as follows:

Self-learning materials: These self-learning materials are available on the website for download on the website. These materials are also distributed in the study centres for students.

Video Lectures: Video lectures have been made available to students on the website for better learning and understanding. The audio-video CD’s are also given to students at the study centres.

Edu Sat Network: This is an educational channel in which the live video lectures related to subject will be telecasted for 4 hours daily by subject professional.

Short Learning Objectives: This is CEC portal where they answer the very commonly asked question which is known as short learning objects. There is short video along with the written material available for easy understanding.

Nethaji Subhas Open University eligibility and application process:

Netaji Subhas Open University offers distance learning in bachelor degree programs like BA, B.Sc., B.com and B.Spl.Ed. Post-graduation programs like MA, M.Sc., M.Com, MSW, and M.Lib.I.Sc and B.Lib.I.Sc. The admissions to all these courses are based on the merit except for B.Spl.Ed are done based on the university level entrance exam.

Basic Eligibility of the courses:

  • To obtain eligibility in the bachelor degree programs candidates should have 10+2 from reputed board has minimum qualification.
  • To obtain eligibility in post-graduation degree candidates should have passed bachelor degree in the appropriate streams.
  • To obtain eligibility in B.Spl.Ed one must have passed bachelor degree or masters in social science, humanities or science with not less than 50% aggregate and should have valid marks in entrance exam held at NSOU

Admissions process of NSOU:

Bachelor degree admission process:

  1. The admission process is NSOU is usually held during the month of July every year. The admissions process is carried out online and applicants who meet the above given eligibility can apply through online mode.
  2. Application fee should be paid through challan which will be given to you after the online submission.

For PG diploma and certificate admission process:

  1. Visit the respective study centre and check for eligibility to apply.
  2. Once the eligibility has confirmed visit the bank (nationalized) to get a DD of INR 900 in the name of Netaji Subhas Open University payable at Kolkata.
  3. Submit all the necessary documents (photocopies), photographs and DD to the study centre for further admission process.

Fee structure in NSOU for UG and PG courses:


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Post Graduate Diploma in Management [PGDM]


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by Swathi Purohit , 24 Oct 2019
Class of 2019

I am pursuing my B.Com in Netaji Subhas Open University and at present am doing 3rd year. I would like it is the best open university which provide superior distance education at very low cost and it is also feasible for financially weaker students to pay the fee. So I recommend this University for working professionals who are looking to continue their higher studies. Then my neighbor enquired with me about the university like what is the fee structure for B.Com in Netaji Subhas Open University? How to take admission in Netaji Subhas Open University? Is it worth doing B.Com in Netaji Subhas Open University? The Learning practices were good and university provides adequate study materials so it was beneficial for self-studying and I explained about fee details like Netaji Subhas Open University fee structure for B.Com course is approximate 6k for complete three years of duration hence it is feasible

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Asked question

Manoharasked on 18-May-2019 12:08:24
How much is the B.Com fee of distance learning

replied on 18-May-2019 12:33:27

Hi, the fee for B.Com through distance education is affordable it is INR 3,000 for whole course where you can pay in instalment.

Darshanasked on 17-May-2019 09:47:27
I need to join BA course could you tell me regarding admissions

replied on 24-May-2019 07:48:17

Hi, the application mode is online that is candidate must fill the application form in the official website and payment is also through online. One must be passing in +2 to take admissions for BA more the marks more easily you get the admissions as it is based on merit. Till 26th of May 2019 one can register to the institute.

Aditya Kashyapasked on 17-May-2019 09:14:45
Is BA admissions possible and how

replied on 17-May-2019 09:52:39

Hi, the application mode is online that is candidate must fill the application form in the official website and payment is also through online. One must be passing in +2 to take admissions for BA more the marks more easily you get the admissions as it is based on merit. Till 26th of May 2019 one can register to the institute.

subrataasked on 31-Dec-2018 12:10:03
what is the course fee for distance MBA in finance for 2 years
pradipasked on 27-Oct-2018 13:22:13
have you any homiopathy cource

replied on 28-Oct-2018 04:55:55

Hi Pradip, fees for distance mba is around 30k /yearly.

Hemlata Mahatoasked on 03-Sep-2017 07:52:17
session 2016-2018 ,M.A present time what about notification this course.
MOUL SARKARasked on 03-Jul-2017 12:51:22
Can I get a chance of taking admission in this university in the month of July 2017 ? And does this college have Bsc general?

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