Annamalai university started distance learning courses from the year 1979. The total number of courses offered through distance programme is 401. This university gets more enrolment for these courses, especially for distance MBA. All the courses are approved by the University Grants Commission and Distance Education council.
This university has a good and well developed infrastructure, well qualified staff and a good administration with a lot of study centres, computer labs so that the students can get the best education.
Distance Education Courses:
Various postgraduate programmes are offered in the areas of physics, zoology, botany and law as correspondence courses.
Other programmes that are offered by annamalai university are
- Fashion designing
- Interior designing
- Textile designing
- Catering technology
- Retail Management
Distance Education MBA:
Annamalai University also offers Master of Business Administration programmes through distance learning courses.
The various MBA courses offered are:
- Master of Business Administration
- MBA in E – Business
- International Business
- Human Resource Management
- Marketing Management
- Financial Management
Fees Structure for Distance MBA:
The 1st Year fees for Distance MBA is Rs 13,550. The Fees for the 2nd Year is Rs 12,300. There would also be some miscellaneous fees that would be around Rs 2,000.
The main eligibility criteria for applying to the distance learning courses is that the candidate should have any degree with the pattern (10+2+2) or an pattern similar to this pattern.
Personal Contact Programme:
The university also offers personal contact programme that would be conducted for 4 days across various centres in the country and it should be attended compulsorily by the candidates for the Benefit of the students.