Vidyasagar University Distance Education Courses Admission 2024

Vidyasagar University is a state government administrated university located in West Bengal, India.The University was established in the year 1981. The university was named after Pandit Iswar Chandra Bandyopadhyay known as Vidhyasagar. The university runs distance education courses under Directorate of Distance Education (DDE,VU) for conducting post graduate studies in distance mode. The university started offering distance education since 1994 with aim to provide higher studies to people who can not attend regular courses. Students who joins these courses got study material from the university & also get a chance to join personal contact program (PCP) where industry experts give answer to students queries. All the courses offered by the university are approved by UGC & DEC.

Vidyasagar University Distance Education

Vidyasagar University Distance Education

Vidyasagar University Distance Education Courses

As we've mentioned earlier that Vidyasagar university only offer post graduate courses. The following are the courses offered by the University under distance education.
  • Mater of Arts in Political Science with Rural Administration
  • Master in Arts in History, Bengali, Sanskrit etc
  • M.Com (Commerce with Farm management)
  • Bridge Courses in Political Science with Rural Administration, History,Bengali / English,Commerce with Farm management
  • Master of Science in Physics and Technophysics
  • Mater of science in Botany and Forestry
  • Master of science in Environment,Applied Mathematics,Dietetics and Community Nutrition Management etc
  • Master of Business Administration (M.B.A)
All the bridge courses are of one year duration, other courses i.e M.A, M.Com, M.Sc & M.B.A are of two years duration.

Admission Procedure For Distance Education Courses

Every year Vidyasagar University publish an admission notification on it's official website .For some courses students need to clear a national level entrance test. We recommend our blog reader to  visit university official website for detailed eligibility criteria & admission procedure. Some of the details are as follow.
  • People from all age groups are welcome to take admission into all the courses.
  • Admissions into most of the courses are first come & first serve basis
  • Candidate need not to serve any transfer certificate to take admission into these courses.
  • University will verify your documents before giving you admission.
Admission notification for 2017 is about to publish by the university. Student may keep a track on university's website for such information or can contact university officials on the detailed provided below.

Contact Details

Directorate of Distance Education
Vidyasagar University
Midnapore (West) - 721 102
Ph- 03222 264338
Fax - (91) 03222 275329
e mail :
Official Website: