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Alagappa University DDE Results Courses Admission 2014

Alagappa University Logo
Alagappa University was founded in the year 1985 by a special Act of the state government. The objective behind setting up Alagappa University was to fostering research, development, and dissemination of knowledge. Alagappa University is NAAC 'A' grade accredited university spread in 440 acre area. The university is located in the business town of Karaikudi in Sivaganga District in Tamil Nadu, India. The University has 18 Departments, 5 Centres and 2 Constituent Colleges on its campus.The university also has 28 colleges affiliated to it. Apart from offering regular courses, Alagappa University also run various distance education courses under Alagappa University DDE (Directorate of Distance Education).

Alagappa University DDE was set up  in the year 1992. The directorate offer various under graduate & post graduate courses in many discipline including management, science, computer application etc. In total the university run 56 courses under Alagappa University DDE which are job oriented. The university has a wide network of study center to offer these courses. As of now the university has more than 218 study centers to offer those courses. Not only in India, Alagappa University also offer those courses in abroad. Singapore, Malaysia, Bahrain, Qatar, Dubai, Sri Lanka are some of the name where Alagappa University DDE offer those courses.

Alagappa University Distance Education MBA courses are one of the highlight of Alagappa University DDE. In addition to general MBA programme, Alagappa University also offer sector specific MBA courses. MBA In Corporate Secretaryship through distance learning is one of the MBA programme which very few universities in India offer under distance education mode. Some of the other popular courses offered by Alagappa University are MSW, MCA, and PGDCA Programmes.

Soon Alagappa University DDE is going to adopt online education system. Once the system will be implemented, the university will be able to reach a wider audience and more number of students across the globe will be able to join distance education course offered by Alagappa University.

Some of the highlights of Alagappa University DDE are

  • Job oriented courses
  • Most updated curriculum
  • Tamil & Hindi study mode
  • Affordable fee structure
  • Lateral Entry System
  • A wide network of exam centers
  • Exam twice in a year at fixed schedule
  • Quick results declaration

Alagappa University DDE

Alagappa University DDE Exam Results

Alagappa university announce results at a fix schedule twice in a year. The results are made available as soon as possible on Alagappa University DDE official website. Someone can check their results by visiting the results page on university website. Students who applied for revaluation can also check their results on the same page. 

Alagappa University DDE Courses

Below is the list of total 57 post graduate, under graduate, diploma & certification courses offered by Alagappa University DDE.
  1. M.B.A.
  2. M.B.A. (International Business)
  3. M.B.A. (Retail Management)
  4. M.B.A. (Banking and Finance)
  5. M.B.A. (Corporate Secretaryship)
  6. M.B.A. (Project Management)
  7. M.B.A. (Hospital Management)
  8. M.B.A. (Tourism Management)
  9. M.B.A. (Education Management)
  10. M.B.A. (Human Resource Management)
  11. M.B.A (Technology Management)
  12. M.B.A (Logistics Management)
  13. M.B.A (Corporate Management)
  14. M.S.W
  15. M.C.A. (3 Years)
  16. M.B.A. (5 years integrated)
  17. Computer Applications (PGDCA)*
  18. M.Com.
  19. M.Sc.(Zoology)
  20. M.Com. (Finance and Control)
  21. M.Sc.,(Computer Science)
  22. M.Sc. (Physics)
  23. M.Sc. (Chemistry)
  24. M.Sc. (Botany) with Specialisation in Plant Bio-Technology
  25. M.Sc. (Information Technology)
  26. M.A. (Education)
  27. M.A. (Tamil)
  28. M.A. (English)
  29. M.A. (History)
  30. M.Sc. (Mathematics)
  31. M.A. (Personnel Management and Industrial Relations)
  32. M.A.(Journalism & Mass Communication )
  33. M.A. (Child Care and Education)
  34. M.L.I.S. (one year)
  35. M.A. (Sociology)
  36. B.Litt (Tamil)
  37. B.A. (English)
  38. B.A. (History)
  39. B.A. (Public Administration)
  40. B.Sc. (Psychology)
  41. B.Sc. (Mathematics)
  42. B.C.A.
  43. B.Sc. (Computer Science)
  44. B.Sc. (Information Technology)
  45. B.B.A
  46. B.B.A (Banking)
  47. B.Com.
  48. B.Com. (Computer Applications)
  49. B.L.I.Sc.(One Year)
  50. Personnel Management and Industrial Relations (PGDPMIR)*
  51. PG Diploma in  Business Management (PGDBM)*
  52. PG Diploma in Sports Management (PGDSM)*
  53. PG Diploma in  Hospital Administration (PGDHA)*
  54. PG Diploma in Human Resource Management (PGDHRM)*
  55. Yoga Education
  56. 1 year Diploma in Company Secretaryship (DCS)
  57. Certificate Programme in Library Information Secience (English/Tamil Medium) ( CLIS)

Alagappa University DDE Admission Procedure

Students can take admission in Alagappa University DDE courses in 2 different ways
  • Direct admission with the University
  • Admission through study centre
Students who will take admission directly through university, study material will be sent directly to their registered address. All students who will take admission directly, have to attend the Contact Classes and Examinations at Karaikudi only. So if you live in Karaikudi or near by area you can take a direct admission.

Students who will take admission through study center can collect their study material from their respective study center. For students who will take admission through study center, Contact Classes will be arranged by the university.

No Transfer Certificate is required for admission to any of the Courses. Its advisable that students should not submit any fee cash.

For more information please contact

The Registrar
Alagappa University
Karaikudi - 630 003
Tel : 04565 - 226001
Fax : 04565 - 225525
E-mail :

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IGNOU PG Diploma In Urban Planning And Development To Be Started

The biggest open university in India, Indra Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) is going to introduce one new course i.e PG Diploma In Urban Planning And Development from July 2014 session. Student will be able to apply for this course soon. Initially IGNOU is planning to offer this course in English only but later it will also be available in Hindi medium.

Urban Planning And Development

Students who will take admission into this course will be provided periodic counseling sessions to clear their doubts. Study material will also be provided to all the students who will take admission into this course. This course will be offered under IGNOU's School of Extension and Development Studies.

Urban planning and development is one of the hottest career option globally. Both government & private organizations offer jobs in this sector. It has been projected that globally two-third of the global population will be living in urban areas by 2025. India is world's second largest urban system and close to 30% population in India lives in urban cities and this number is going to increase to 50% by 2025.

By those number we expect a good number of jobs are going to come in this sector in next 5 years. Students who will opt for this course will get an opportunity to expend their knowledge and understanding of urban planning and development. Urban development professionals may also get enhanced in their skills of urban planning and development in formulation, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of urban development projects and programmes.

This programme will be of minimum 1 year duration and maximum 3 years duration. Any graduate can take admission into this programme. IGNOU also set fee of this course very affordable. This one year duration course only cost Rs.2800.

Students who will successfully complete this course will get an opportunity to serve non-government & government organizations dealing with urban planning and development. In-Service-Professionals working in corporate may also take up this course to enhance their skills & education level to boost their career.

The programme has been divided into 5 major areas

  1. Introduction to urban development
  2. Issues and challenges in urban planning and development
  3. Dynamics of urban planning and development
  4. Monitoring and evaluation of projects and programmes
  5. Development: issues and perspectives
Urban Planning And Development is indeed a good career option. People who want to try a different career option compare to conventional career options may take up this course.
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6 Must Have iOS & Android Apps For Students

Smart Phones have changed the way students used to access the information in past. Now you've an mobile app ready for anything you want to do virtually. All Information, News, Study Material etc are available on smart phones now a days. With latest development of mobile operating systems has made it easy for developers to develop & share their applications to millions of smart phone users. In our today's article we'll write about the iOS & Android Apps that students must have in their smart phones.

Mobile Apps For Students

Top Apps For Students

#1 Evernote Peek

Everyone knows that Evernote is a wonderful note taking App available on Android & iOS market. Now you can do more with notes, audio and image you've on your Evernote. Now turn all of them in your study material. Evernote peek is a wonderful app for students. It turn your notes, audio and image into study materials. You can prepare a quiz with Evernote Peek to revise what you've studied. EverNote Peek is available in iOS only as of now.

#2 Oxford Dictionary

We all sometimes come across a new word which we never heard in past or we don't know the exact meaning of that word. Oxford Dictionary is a wonderful app to help you in those moments. The App has a database of thousands of English words. The app is available in iOS & Android both. It is really handy and you can find the meaning of a word during a lecture only.

#3 DropBox

Want to access your eBooks, Notes, Pictures or anything you save on your laptop or computer. Use DropBox and save them in cloud. DropBox is a cloud storage app that sync everything you want to save on cloud. Just save the documents in Dropbox folder in your laptop and they will Sync to the cloud or vise-a-versa. Dropbox users get 2GB of storage free, but you can add 500MB more for every friend you recommend.

#4 RealCalc Scientific Calculator

Now you don't need to carry you bulky scientific calculator at you college or tuition. Look smart & use your smart phone to do all of those complected calculation with RealCalc Scientific Calculator. This is a perfect calculator for all students who need all the functionality of a scientific calculator on their mobile phones. With the help of this calculator you can perform all the tasks you can do with a physical scientific calculator.

#5 Khan Academy

Khan Academy is a nonprofit organisation with the mission of providing a free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere. With 4,200 educational videos, Khan Academy has an app available on both Android & iOS platform. Using Khan Academy app help you learn anything in the world. With a wide range of video tutorials you can access to the answer of questions in any subject.

#6 Exam Time

Exam time is another wonderful and helpful app for students. The App helps you create, share & discover resources build mind maps, flashcards, quizzes & notes for free. All of these tools helps you learn and prepare for exam. The app also has some other tools like Study Groups, Private Messaging, Online Calendar and Study Planner. You not only can create study notes with Exam Time but can also share them with your friends and can take their notes from them.

Hope our today's article must help you choose some good apps that will help you in your studies.
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How to Maximize The Benefits of Distance Education?

Distance Education
Distance learning has certainly gained attention and reputation owing to some of its unmatched benefits. However, not everyone taking a distance learning course is always able to absorb the maximum benefits out of it. Here are some tips to maximize the advantages of distance education.

Distanceeducation, also known as D-learning, has its roots in the 19th century when Sir Isaac Pitman, a person of British nationality, started to mail text transcribed into shorthand on postcards and receive transcriptions from his students. The University of London was the first educational institution in the world to start a distance learning course, through its External Programmed in 1858. Since then, the craze of distance education has only grown. With the emergence of internet, online learning has also added another dimension to distance education, making it more popular than ever. The things that have propelled distance learning to such popularity are its benefits as listed below.


New age distance learning courses provides students with flexibility to study from anywhere, anytime, provided the student has all the required resources  such as study material, computer and internet connection. This flexibility allows students to work part-time and pursue education simultaneously.

In order to make sure you gain maximum from this convenience, it is essential to be engaged in some productive activity that offers your career the optimum growth. Whether it is engaging in another vocational course, or pursuing a part time employment, the choice is entirely yours. However, ensure that you are able to give the distance course enough time that it truly deserves in order to gain maximum RoI.

Lowered Costs of Studying 

A candidate undergoing distance education certainly incurs lower costs than a candidate who is pursuing regular education.  The savings come in form of commuting costs, education fees, and other additional expenses like the constant need to buy new books, or getting meal plans. With lower costs the return on investment improves considerably for courses such as distance MBA.  While a regular MBA can cost too much and with the global economy in its weakest phase, job opportunities that offer optimum return on investment are harder to find than ever. In such situations, a distance MBA course can prove to be the best alternative, offering necessary education related to different subjects of management.

To make sure that you gain maximum from this better return on investment you need to put in extra efforts while undertaking the course. Higher efforts will result in better returns and put you in a position to easily gain an entry level job opportunity.

Self-paced learning 

The most productive of all benefits include self-paced learning, where the student can learn as per his own pace. While in regular classroom method, where there are so many students, all with different aptitude levels, it becomes difficult to give attention to the need of every student, distance learning mode solves this problem by following a self-paced learning model of teaching. Under this, the students can learn the course at their own speed.

These education programs are structured accordingly, so as to complement the lifestyle of busy professionals. Learners have the convenience of being able to study at times that suit their lifestyles and at times that fit with their commitments.

Self-pacedlearning model works great for people, who have some prior knowledge or experience in the subject area, so that they can select the best material to suit their needs. Thus, if you want to maximize your gains from self-paced learning make sure you have some firsthand knowledge of the subject. In addition to that, you need to have adept time management skills so as not to fall in the trap of procrastination. Indeed there are some exciting opportunities that come with collaborative learning classroom environment, to compensate for which you might need to attend seminars, and other networking events in your field. 
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IMT CDL Confluence Programme To Be Held On 27 April 2014

IMT Centre for distance learning, is a premier name in India for distance education management courses. IMT CDL offer one of the most popular & highest awarded PGDM program (In last few years). It also run some of the finest online courses to spread online higher education in India. A diverse group of students are a part of IMT CDL online courses. On 27 April 2014, IMT CDL is going to organize a Confluence Programme, which aims at bringing all the online students to their alma mater.

IMT CDL Confluence

On this wonderful occasion some of the best faculty members and practitioners will share their thoughts on management skills. Attendees will also get a chance to interact and network with peer group, faculty and industry veterans.

The inaugural session will be about "Managerial Skills - Way Forward". 

The Session I will be about "Managing New Age Organizations". In this session, there will be a discussion about new age organizational strategies and practices. How new age organization should frame their strategies to perform in current highly competitive global market, What practices should be follow to overcome current challenges will be discussed in the session.

The Session II will be about "Coping in the VUCA Environment". VUCA stands for volatility, uncertainty, complexity and ambiguity. During this session managing VUCA will be discussed.

Confluence Programme Program Schedule

09:00 hrs                     Registration and Welcome
10:00 - 10:45 hrs Inaugural Address - Managerial Skills way forward
                                  Mr. Rajiv Tandon (CEO, IMT-CDL)
                                  Dr. Subhajit Bhattacharya (Professor, IMT Gzb)
                                  Industry Speakers*
10:45 - 11:15 hrs (Tea Break)
11:15 - 12:15 hrs Session I - Managing the New Age Organizations
                                   Dr. Anita Mathew (Faculty, IMT-CDL)
                                   Industry Speaker*
12:15 - 13:15 hrs Session II - Coping in VUCA Environment
                                   Dr. Sapna Rakesh (Faculty, IMT-CDL)
                                   Industry Speaker*
13:15 - 13:45 hrs Open Session
13:45 hrs onwards (Lunch)


Mr. Rajiv Tandon (Chief Executive Officer, IMT-CDL), Dr. Subhajit Bhattacharya (Professor, IMT Ghaziabad), Dr. Sapna Rakesh (Faculty Marketing, IMT-CDL), Dr. Anita Mathew (Faculty Human Resource, IMT-CDL) will be the speakers during the Confluence Programme.

How To Register

Interested students may visit here to register themselves. All participants has to fill up the form. There is a a participation fee of Rs 500/-. The registration fee includes reading material, networking tea, lunch, and programme souvenir. The venue of the programme is IMT - CDL Head Office.

IMT is indeed a wonderful institution to pursue a distance education MBA programme. There are plently of reasons someone should join IMT. Some of them has been mentioned in this post.

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