Master of Technology through Distance Learning

Graduates with a Bachelor’s degree in Technology can apply for M.Tech courses from distance learning institutes in India if they want to pursue higher studies in this field but cannot devote much time to classroom teaching due to a variety of reasons. The candidates can get a correspondence Master’s degree in Technology in the following streams:

  • Civil Engineering
  • Quality Engineering and Management
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Electronics and Communication Engineering

Listed below are some of the distance learning institutes in India that offer Master of Technology through the correspondence method.

Distance Learning Institutes offering M.Tech (Master of Technology)

Some of the institutes that offer M.Tech through distance education in India have been listed below:

Name of the Institute Contact Details

Karnataka State Open University

Manasagangotri, Mysore,


Tel: +91-49254900-99


Fax: +91-49254999

Alagappa University

Karaikudi – 630 003

Tamil Nadu


Fax: +91 – 4565 – 225202

Tel: 91-4565-228080

Yashawantrao Chavan Maharashtra Open University


Near Gangapur Dam.


Maharashtra, India


Tel: 0253-2231714 / 2230470

Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Open University

46, Dr G Rami Redy Marg,

Jubilee Hills,

Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh

Tel: EPABX No. 23680 000


Kurukshetra University

Kurukshetra, Haryana, India

Tel: 01744-238518

Tamil Nadu Open University

Directorate of Technical Education Campus,

Guindy, Chennai, Tamil Nadu

Fax: 22200601

Tel: 22200501


Kakatiya University

Warangal, Andhra Pradesh, India


Tel: 0870-2438877

Netaji Subhas Open University

1, Woodburn Park, Kolkata- 700 020

West Bengal.

Fax: (033) 2283-5082

Tel: (033) 2283-5157

Andhra University

School of Distance Education,

Andhra University,

Visakhapatnam – 530 003

Andhra Pradesh

Fax: 0891 – 2575752

Tel: 0891 – 2550223

Manonmaniam Sundaranar University

Abishekapatti, Tirunelveli 627 012

Tamil Nadu


Tel: 9487999687

C. V. Raman University

Kargi Road, Kota, Bilaspur (C.G.)

Tel: 91-9617-772314


Fax: +91-7753-253728

University Of Burdwan

Rajbati, Bardhaman – 713 104,

West Bengal

Tel: +091-342-2634975


Fax: +091-342-2530452

Madhya Pradesh Bhoj Open University

Kolar Road,


Fax: 0755-2424640

Tel: 0755-2492090


Eligibility Criteria and Admission Procedure: To enroll for M.Tech through distance learning, the candidates have to be graduates with a B.Tech or a B.E. degree with at least 60% marks in aggregate. The applicants should also have a minimum of three years industrial experience. Those candidates who are not fulfilling all the eligibility conditions will be able to apply for a postgraduate diploma only. The admission procedure however can differ from one university to the other.

Duration of the Course:

The M.Tech course is of two years duration.

Career Prospects:

After the successful completion of M.Tech through distance learning, the students will be able to find jobs in the following fields on the basis of their area of specialization:

  • Production
  • Research and Development
  • Power Electronics
  • Microelectronics
  • Food and Beverage
  • Chemical and Petrochemical
  • Manufacturing industries
  • Transportation
  • Consumer Products
  • Plasma Engineering
  • Communications
  • Teaching
  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Computational Mechanics