Annamalai University DDE (Directorate of Distance Education) 2024

Annamalai University DDE
Annamalai University Distance Education: If you're from India, you probably must have heard the name of Asia's largest public residential university known as Annamalai University.

The Annamalai University is located in  Annamalai Nagar, Chidambaram, Tamil Nadu & offers more than 500 courses through distance education under its distance education wing known as Annamalai Directorate of Distance Education.

Annamalai University Directorate of Distance Education (DDE) was established in the year of 1979.

To meet the high demand of distance learning courses, Annamalai university has a wide reach of study centers & computer training centers.

In our today's post, we're gonna give you a brief about the distance education courses offered by Annamalai University Directorate of Distance Education (DDE).

As we've already mentioned above Annamalai University offers more than 500 courses so mentioning the name of all the courses within this post won't be possible for us, if you are looking for a complete list of courses that the university offers under distance education system, we suggest you to visit university official website.

Annamalai University DDE

Annamalai University Distance Education Courses

Annamalai University Directorate of Distance Education offers courses in every discipline including medical studies, hotel management, business management, computer science & IT, B.Ed programmes etc. All of the programmes are under regular study.

Under Graduate Programmes

B.A., B.lit., B.B.A., B.Com., B.Sc., B.B.L., B.A.L., B.G.L., LL.M. and B.L.I.S. programmes

Post Graduate Programmes

M.A, M.Com, M.Sc, M.L.M.,M.S.W, and M.L.I.S programmes

P.G.Diploma, Diploma and Certificate Programmes (Only Few)

  • Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Personnel Management & Industrial Relations
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Marketing Management 
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Financial Management
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Tourism Management
  • Diploma in Industrial Safety
  • Diploma in Industrial Hygiene
  • Diploma in Food & Nutrition
  • Diploma in Quality Control and Analysis of Industrial Chemicals
  • Diploma in Petroleum Refining Engineering (E.M.)
  • P.G. Diploma in Dairy Technology
  • P.G. Diploma in Agricultural Marketing Management
  • P.G. Diploma in Intellectual Property Rights
  • P.G. Diploma in Ornamental and Landscape Gardening
  • Diploma in Commercial Floriculture
  • Diploma in Livestock Products Technology
  • P.G. Diploma in Guidance and Counselling
  • P.G. Diploma in Hospital Management
  • P.G. Diploma in Sociology of Health

Double Degree Programme

  • B.Lit Tamil
  • B.A. English
  • B.A. History
  • B.A. Political Science
  • B.A. Economics
  • B.A. Sociology
  • B.Com
  • B.Sc. Statistics
  • B.Sc. Computer Science

Music Program

  • Bachelor of Music and Dance Programmes
  • Master of Music Programmes
  • Music Diploma Programmes
  • Dance Diploma Programmes
  • Music & Dance Certificate Programmes/Pre-Foundation Programme/Foundation Programme

B.Ed Programme

  • B.Ed (English & Tamil Medium)

Hotel Management Programs

Annamalai University also offers some of the hotel management programme. To know about these courses kindly contact university officials.

Health Science Programme

Annamalai University offers MBA in hospital management under health science programme category.

Business Management Course

Annamalai university offers a wide range of programme under business management category. We've already posted a detailed information about Annamalai University MBA courses. for more details refer to that post.

IT & Computer programmes

UG Courses:
  • B.C.A.(Bachelor of Computer Applications)
  • B.Sc. (Computer Science)
  • B.Sc. (Information Technology)
  • B.Sc. (Visual Communication)
PG Courses:
  • M.B.A. Information Systems
  • M.C.A.
  • M.Sc. (Information Technology)
  • M.Sc. (Software Engineering)
  • M.Sc. (Computer Science)
  • M.Sc. (Visual Communication)
PG Diploma Courses:
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Library Automation & Networking
  • PG Dip. in Computer Application (PGDCA)
Diploma Courses:
  • Dip. in Computer Application (DCA)
All the programmes of study offered by Annamalai University Directorate of Distance Education have the approval of the Distance Education Council, New Delhi. The Directorate is introducing B.Ed. Programme through distance education mode from the year 2008-09 with the approval of National Council for Teacher Education, New Delhi.

The motto of Annamalai University Distance Education is to provide education to those who can't attend the campus but desire to study.

Annamalai University has been accrediated with a grade of B++  by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC).

Students who can't afford the fee for distance education courses but has an aptitude can avail the benefits of 356 scholarships and awards, which are given to eligible candidates every year.

Annamalai University has the 10 departments, which are as follows
  1. Faculty of Arts
  2. Faculty of Science
  3. Faculty of Indian Languages
  4. Faculty of Engineering and Technology
  5. Faculty of Education
  6. Faculty of Fine Arts
  7. Faculty of Agriculture
  8. Faculty of Marine Sciences
  9. Faculty of Medicine
  10. Faculty of Dentistry
In this post, we've tried to convey all the basic information related to distance education offered by Annamalai University to our readers, although the information is not complete. We strongly suggest our readers to visit university official website i.e for complete information or contact on the details given below.

The Director
P.O Box no: 4
Directorate of Distance Education
Annamalai University
Annamalai nagar
Pin – 608002

Phone no: 04144-238043 to 238047, 238610
Fax no: 04144-238987