Anna University Distance Education MBA Courses & Admission 2024

Anna University
Anna University Distance Education MBA 2024: To strengthen professional education in India & to meet growing global trend of extending conventional University instructional mode to online, Anna university has started up center for distance education. Along with various other professional distance education courses, the university offers one general & five other sectoral MBA courses.

In our today's post we're going to write about these courses & will also let you know about the admission process, eligibility criteria & fee structure.

This post will help you know some insight about the distance education MBA courses offered by the university.

Distance Education MBA Courses Offered By Anna University Chennai

As of now Anna university is offering total six distance education courses. The details of the programs are as follows.

MBA Courses & Specializations

  1. MBA – General Management
  2. MBA – Technology Management
  3. MBA – Financial Services Management
  4. MBA – Retail Management
  5. MBA – Health Services Management
  6. MBA – Human Resource Management
The duration of all the programmes is two years

Eligibility Criteria For MBA Courses

The candidate must have a Bachelor Degree, obtained under 10+2+3 or 4 pattern.


A pass in the Distance Education Entrance Test (DEET) conducted by Anna University.

Admission Procedure

Printed Application form can be obtained in person from the Centre for Distance Education, Anna University,  Chennai - 600025. The cost of application form is  650/- payable in the form  of  Demand  Draft  drawn  in  favour  of  the “THE  DIRECTOR,  CENTRE  FOR  DISTANCE EDUCATION,ANNAUNIVERSITY, CHENNAI - 600025” and payable at Chennai.
Those who want to get the application form by Post should send requisition letter along with Demand Draft payable at Chennai  for  700/-  before the last date. Application form can also be obtained in person from the following Study Centres located outside Chennai on payment of   650/- in cash.

1. Madurai : KLN College of Engineering,  
Ph: 0452 - 2090971 / 2090972.

2. Trichy : Jamal Mohammed College, 
Ph : 0431 - 2331015 / 2331935.

3. Vellore : Chinnu’s Pentech Computer Solution,
Ph:924490766 6 / 9364207666.

Application form can also be downloaded from the website of the Centre. In such cases the candidates should enclose a Demand Draft for 650/- along with the completed application. 

Completed  applications  should  be  sent  to  “THE DIRECTOR, CENTRE FOR DISTANCE EDUCATION, ANNA UNIVERSITY, CHENNAI- 600 025.” Candidates who are submitting completed applications in person can obtain their Hall Ticket immediately.

Candidates who qualify in the Entrance Test will be provisonally selected for admission. A rank list will be prepared based on the marks scored in the DEET and admission is based on the rank obtained. A separate rank list will be prepared for TANCET candidates based on TANCET score and they will be considered for admission as per their rank against the seats set apart for them.

Fee Structure

1st Semester - Rs.18650/-
Every Subsequent Semester - Rs.12500/-

Differently abled persons (Hearing, Visual and Orthopaedic) are exempted from payment of tuition fee i.e Rs.3000/-.

Email :
Phone: 044–22357216, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24