ALAGAPPA UNIVERSITY

(A State University Accredited with A+ Grade by NAAC (CGPA : 3.64) in the Third Cycle and Graded as Category - I University by MHRD - UGC)
Karaikudi - 630003, Tamil Nadu, India

DIRECTORATE OF DISTANCE EDUCATION

( Entitled to offer ODL Programmes without Prior Approval from the DEB-UGC)

About Us

Directorate of Distance Education

The Directorate of Distance Education was established in the University during the year 1992. The Directorate offers Under Graduate and Post Graduate Programmes in the disciplines of Arts, Science, Education and Management.

The Directorate offers various innovative, job-oriented and socially relevant academic programmes in the field of Arts, Science, Education and Management. It has an excellent network of many Learning Centres for providing effective service to the student community.

Salient Features

  • Online Admission
  • Modern up-to-date Curriculum
  • Standard Self Learning Material
  • Free WIFI campus
  • 25% Tuition fee Concession*
  • 100% Tuition fee exception for Differently abled candidate
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Dr. T.R. Gurumoorthy

Director i/c

Phone  : 04565 - 226250, 223400, 223401

Fax      : 04565 - 225216

E-Mail  : dde@alagappauniversity.ac.in


Admission Details

Consolidated Details of the Admission For UG and PG Programmes July 2020 and January 2021 under open and Distance Learning

UG 18292
PG 18331
Male 18412
Female 19280
Transgender 6
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Grievance Enquiries

Contact may be preferred on all working days between 10.00 A.M to 5.45 P.M.

 

Contact

Location:

Directorate of Distance Education,
Alagappa University, Karaikudi, Tamil Nadu, India.
Pin Code : 630 003.

Call:

Enquiry / Reception : 04565 - 223410 / 226250 / 225216
Book Section : 04565 - 223409 / 223509
Details relating to I Year : 04565 - 223420 / 223421
Details relating to II / III Year : 04565 - 223425

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Distance Education programmes started?

    Alagappa University is recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC), New Delhi and obtained 2(f) and 12(B) status to receive UGC and central government grants. The Distance Education Council (DEC), New Delhi accorded Ex-Post Facto approval for 108 programmes offered through distance mode (F.No.DEC/AU/KKD/TN/4425/2008, dated 24.11.2009) with effect from 1995. DEC accorded recognition to Distance Education programmes (F.No.DEC/Recog/2010/2289, dated 04.08.2010) valid for 3 years till 2012- 13. The Distance Education Bureau (DEB), New Delhi granted recognition for offering ODL programmes for 2013-14 (F.No.UGC/DEB/Recog./2013/1252-1256, Dt.20.08.2013) and for 2014-15 (F.No.UGC/DEB/AU/TN/2013/7177-7181, Dt.27.05.2014). Alagappa University is accredited with A+ Grade by NAAC (CGPA 3.64) in the year 2017 and Graded as Category-1 University by MHRD-UGC. By virtue of holding Category-1 status, Distance Education programmes of Alagappa University are recognized by DEB (Gazette notification F.No 1-8-2017(CPP-II) Dt.12.02.2018. DEB granted approval to offer ODL programmes (F.No. 74-2/2018 (DEB-I), Dt.08.05.2019 as well as earlier notification Dt.26.03.2019).

  • No. Based on the UGC notification, the Learning centres situated outside the State of Tamil Nadu were closed down with effect from September 2015. In compliance to UGC-DEB notification, admission to Distance Education programmes of Alagappa University can be made through 150+ Learning centres situated within the State of Tamil Nadu only.

  • No. In compliance to UGC notification, the Exam centres situated outside the State of Tamil Nadu were closed down. Distance Education students of Alagappa University can write their current year examinations in about 100 exam centres situated within the State of Tamil Nadu.

  • General Enquiry: (+91) 4565 228098 / 223410

    Admissions: (+91) 4565 223420 / 223421 / 223422 / 223425

    Study material (Books): (+91) 4565 223405 / 223408

    Communication: The Director, Directorate of Distance Education, Alagappa University, Karaikudi-630004, Tamil Nadu.

    Phone: (+91) 4565 226250, Fax: (+91) 4565 225216, E-mail: dde@alagappauniversity.ac.in

  • Results / Mark Statements / Certificates: (+91) 4565 223125 / 223122 Communication: The Controller of Examinations, Alagappa University, Karaikudi - 630003, Tamil Nadu, India. Phone: (+91) 4565 227609, Fax: (+91) 4565 225624, E-mail: coe@alagappauniversity.ac.in

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