Ex-post facto approval from DEC
The Distance Education Council (DEC), New Delhi has accorded ex-post facto approval for 108 programs (order No.F.No.DEC/AU/KKD/TN/4425/2008, dated 24.11.2009) offered through the distance mode of Alagappa University, Karaikudi, with effect from 1995 to the academic year 2007-08. Prior to 1995, the certificates issued by the University stand automatically recognized as they were approved by the relevant authorities of the University as stated by DEC. The approval was given to the University based on the recommendation of the Expert Committee, the Distance Education Council, New Delhi.
Recognition from DEC
Consequent to the inspection visit made by an Expert Team (Joint Action Committee) comprising of UGC-AICTE-DEC to the Alagappa University, the DEC has accorded recognition to various programs offering through Distance mode (vide F.No.DEC/Recog/2010/2289 dated 04.08.2010. Further, this recognition is valid for a period of three years till 2012-13.
The DEB, UGC, New Delhi has granted recognition/approval for offering programmes in ODL mode for the academic year 2014-15 vide F.No. UGC/DEB/AU/TN/2013/7177-7181, dated. 27.05.2014.