Open Universities in India

Open Universities are a blessing to the students of India. The correspondence courses offered by these Indian universities help thousands of students looking for further education. The professionals are highly benefited by these courses, as they are unable to attend regular classes. Indian students enjoy the facilities offered by the open universities. Those who are already in the job market are able to pursue higher studies with the help of distance learning. People are inclined towards pursuing MBA courses through open universities for betterment of career.

The open universities in India offer courses on- Technical, Professional and Academic subjects. All the Open universities are recognized. Thus students after acquiring certificates from these universities can be well settled in their career.

Distance Education Council of India (DEC), based in Delhi, regulates the open universities in India. It maintains standards, encourages and organizes the activities related to distance learning in India.

  • Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU)
  • Sikkim Manipal University
  • Annamalai University
  • Yashwant Rao Chavan Open University
  • Osmania University
  • Netaji Subhas Open University
  • Symbiosis Centre for Distance Learning (SCDL)
  • Nalanda Open University (NOU)
  • ICFAI University
  • Mahatma Gandhi University
  • Vardhman Mahaveer Open University
  • Tamil Nadu Open University
  • University of Madras Institute of Distance Education
  • U.P. Rajarshi Tandon Open University
  • Karnataka Open University
  • Uttaranchal Open University
  • Indian Institute of Commerce and Trade

Courses that are offered by the top open universities of India are:

  • Master of Business Administration 
  • Masters of Finance and Control 
  • Masters in Foreign Trade 
  • Masters of Information Science 
  • Masters in computer application 
  • Masters of insurance business 
  • Master of Public Administration
  • Masters of Financial Management 
  • Masters of Mass Communication 
  • Masters degree in all the language and literature courses