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BRAOU: Courses Offered at Dr BR Ambedkar Open University Admission

Jun 11, 2019 by Admin
BRAOU: Courses Offered at Dr BR Ambedkar Open University Admission


Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Open University was initiated in 1982 as Andhra Pradesh Open University under A.P. State Legislature act of 1982. The University was given the name Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Open University in 1992 by Andhra Pradesh Govt. The University was started with an aim to cater to the needs of changing individuals & society. The University is providing distance courses at UG and PG level in various disciplines.

  • UG courses offered are BA, B.Com and B.Sc. with different specializations.
  • PG courses offered are MA, M.Com, M.Sc., B.Ed. and MBA with specializations in few.
  • Other Courses such as M.L.I.Sc., B.L.I.Sc., PGD and Certificate programs.


Dr. B. R. Ambedkar Open University

Popularly Known



Open University


B.Ed., BA, B.Com, B.Sc., B.L.I.Sc., MA, PGD, MBA, M.Sc., M.Ed., M.Com, M.L.I.Sc., Certificates

Application Date

Other – 20-Oct

B.Ed. – 08-May

Application Mode


Admission Basis

Entrance and Merit Based

Entrance Exam


Application Fee

M.Phil. And Ph.D. - INR 500/-

Others - INR 200/-


Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Open University Eligibility Criteria:

  • B.Ed. – B.Sc. or BA or B.Com or BCA or BBA or BBM along with teaching experience of 2 years or Engineering with 55% marks.
  • B.Ed. (Special Education) – BA or B.Sc. or B.Com or BBA or BCA degree.
  • BA and B.Com – 10+2 from recognized body
  • B.Sc. – 10+2 in science stream from recognized body or experience in technology and science field for at least 1 year.
  • B.L.I.Sc. – Bachelor’s Degree with experience in Library Science or Graduate with CLISc or DLISc or Bachelor’s Degree with 50% or BE or B.Pharm or LLB.
  • MA and PGDM – Bachelor’s Degree in relevant field.
  • PGDM in Writing for Mass Media in Telugu – Bachelor’s Degree in any stream or 10+2 with experience of 2 years in Mass Media.
  • MBA and M.Sc. – Bachelor’s Degree in relevant stream
  • MBA Healthcare – Graduation (not Fine Arts and Oriental Languages) with 50% marks.
  • M.Com – Bachelor’s Degree in BBA or B.Com or BBM.
  • M.L.I.Sc. – B.L.I.Sc. with 40% marks
  • M.Ed. – Bachelor’s Degree in Education or B.El. Ed.

Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Open University Admission Process:

The candidate will have to meet the basic eligibility criteria as set by the Dr BR Ambedkar Open University to get selected for admission. The admission basis for UG course and M.Ed. is through score in the entrance exam conducted by the University. For PG course, it is done on the basis of merit in the qualifying exam. And for MBA, it is done based on the performance in ICET, GD and PI.

  • The candidates are supposed to download the application form from the University official website.
  • The filled application form has to be sent to the University along with a copy of documents by paying application fee through DD.