Kota Open University, Rajasthan

The Kota Open University situated in Rajasthan was established in 1987. The distance education university is located in Kota that is under Rajasthan jurisdiction. Since the inception of this Open University, students across Rajasthan are facilitated with distance learning facility. The flexible learning programs help those who are out of formal education for certain reasons. It is hard for many professionals to attend regular classes in universities. Kota Open University, like the rest of the distance learning centers in India, offers quality education and the best part of the whole scenario is that one can continue with his/her higher education.

This university, like other good open universities in India, is dedicated to usher rate of higher education in the largest Indian state, Rajasthan. Besides the Indian cultural hub, Rajasthan is also encouraging literacy. The last census says, the rate of literacy has increased more than before in this West Indian state.

The prerogative focus of the Kota Open University is to deliberate quality education to the students. Another important reason of people’s inclination towards distance learning is that there is no age restriction in distance education. Therefore, people who are now professionals or those who are not linked up with formal education for a long time are allowed to enroll to this University to proceed with further education.

Courses offered by Kota Open University:

  • Ph.D.
  • Master of Arts
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Education
  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Bachelor of Commerce
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism and Mass Communication
  • B.Ed. for (In-service Teachers only)
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Financial Management
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Marketing Management
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Labour Law, Industrial Relations and Personnel Management
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Human Resource Management
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Operations Management
  • Diploma in Library & Information Science
  • Diploma in Tourism and Hotel Management
  • Diploma in Management
  • Diploma in Nutrition & Health Education
  • Diploma in Computers in Office Management
  • Preparatory Course for BA/B.Com
  • Certificate in Food & Nutrition
  • Certificate course in Computer Programme


Rawatbhata Road, Akhelgarh, Kota-324010,



Tel.: 91-744-421254

Fax: 91-744-421769

Total Enrollment in 2000 : 8793