UGC withdraws recognition of Calicut and Kerala Universities to conduct distance education programmes

In a major development which could impact higher education prospects of tens of thousands of students, the Distance Education Bureau of the University Grants Commission (UGC) has withdrawn the recognition of the Calicut University to conduct programmes through the distance education mode during the academic year 2015- 16.


Now, distance-learning degrees and diplomas valid for govt jobs

The Centre has notified that degrees, diplomas and certificates granted by universities through open and distance-learning mode of education for programmes including technical ones would be valid for Central government jobs.


Compelling statistics on distance learning

Over the last decade, we have witnessed tremendous changes in distance learning. For example, in 2014 a record-breaking 5.2 million higher education students enrolled in at least one online course.

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