DIRECTORATE OF DISTANCE
The Directorate of Distance Education is
established in 2011 with the aim of disseminating knowledge and quality
education through open and distance learning mode. The directorate offers
various post- graduate, undergraduate, diploma and certificate programmes in
emerging areas of science, technology & engineering, social sciences, management
and humanities with flexible system to cater to the need of the learners who
otherwise can not avail the regular mode of education. The basic focus of the
directorate is to prepare human resources of the region and the country skilled
To grow to be a leading centre for human
resource development through distance, open and universal learning system.
To provide quality higher education at
door step through barrierless, flexible and open learning mode in conformity
with national priority and societal need.
To offer degree, diploma, certificate
level programme of study through distance learning in various emerging
subjects across the disciplines.
To offer job oriented and vocational
programmes in flexible terms in the line of the national and regional level
demand of manpower.
To offer various programmes under
lifelong learning contributing to the local and regional level requirements
and as per the need of the society at large.
To undertake various research and
academic activities for furtherance of distance education in the region.
To contribute to conserve and promote
cultural heritage, literature, traditional knowledge and environment
conducting short programmes, workshops, seminars and research in