Annamalai University Distance Education (DDE) UG & PG Admission 2019: Eligibility, Dates, Fees, Application Form

Updated On - August 23rd 2019

Annamalai University, Directorate of Distance Education (AUDDE) is one of the largest public residential university with 10 faculties and 49 departments of study. The University offers admission to the various UG, PG, PG diploma, 1-year diploma, B.Ed and grade certificate dance and music programs through Distance learning mode. Check, Annamalai University Distance Education (AUDDE) Course and Fees.

Candidates applying to programs offered by AUDDE can fill the application forms available at the university website, They can obtain it in person / through post from the university office. Along with the completed application, the candidate should also submit the registration fee of Rs. 290/- through Demand Draft in favour of DDE, Annamalai University and payable at Chidambaram. 

Completed applications, along with the processing fee, should reach the university office on or before the due date. Final selection of the candidate will be done on the basis of their qualifying degree merit. Also Read: Annamalai University Distance Education (AUDDE) Admission 2019

How to Apply

  • Candidates seeking admission in distance learning programs of Annamalai University may register online at the official website of the Annamalai University DDE.
  • Applications forms can also be obtained from the University office by post or in person.
  • Along with completed applications, the candidate should also submit the registration fee through Demand Draft in favour of DDE, Annamalai University and payable at Chidambaram


Candidate should attach the following certificates along with completed applications:    

  1. Mark list/Grade Certificates of the qualifying examination
  2. Provisional/Degree Certificate of the qualifying examination
  3. Passport size photograph should be affixed in the application at the appropriate space
  4. Community Certificate for BC/BCM/MBC/DNC/SC/SCA/ST
  5. Proof of Date of Birth
  6. Transfer and Conduct/Migration Certificate
  7. Certificate of extracurricular activities

Eligibility Criteria

B.A.TamilCandidate should have passed 12th /intermediate or equivalent qualification in relevant subject from a recognized board.
Functional Tamil
English & Communication
Economics (E.M. & T.M.)
History and Heritage Management (E.M. & T.M.)
Sociology (E.M. & T.M.)
Human Rights (E.M. & T.M.)
Social Welfare Administration (E.M. & T.M.)
Political Science (E.M. & T.M.)
Public Administration (E.M. & T.M.)
Social and Civic Studies (E.M. & T.M.)
Population Studies (E.M. & T.M.)
Social Work (E.M.)
Bachelor of Rural Management (E.M. & T.M.)-
B.Litt. (Tamil)-
BBAE.M. & T.M.
Computer Applications (E.M.)
B.ComE.M. & T.M.
Computer Application (E.M.)
Business Studies (E.M)
International Business (E.M)
Accounting and Finance (E.M. & T.M.)
Marketing Management) (E.M. & T.M.)
Mathematics with Computer Applications
Computer Science
Visual Communications
B.Ed.-Candidate should possess UG/PG degree or both with minimum 55% and 50% for SC/ST marks from an affiliated university/ Institute.

Reservation Criteria

 5% of seats are reserved for differently abled candidates. 

Admission Process

There are a total of three ways to get admission in Annamalai University Distance Education (AUDDE) which are illustrated one by one here:

  1. Spot Selection: For those who live near to any one of the Annamalai University’s study center, spot selection is the best option for getting admission to the university. Selection for direct admissions is done on the basis of availability of seats which is decided at the study centers itself. However, it is not applicable to lateral entry.
  2. Admission Through Post:  In case the applicant does not live nearby any Annamalais study center, in that case, candidates may send the duly filled application form through post at the address mentioned in the prospectus of the university. Along with the application form, the student has to send following documents (xerox copy):- Certificates of minimum required qualification, transfer/migration certificate and stamp-size photograph. Here, students have to note that demand draft and original certificates are not to be sent enclosed with the application form. 
  3. Admission Procedure for Lateral Entry Programs:  Candidates aspiring admission in second or third year have to produce the proof that he/she has successfully completed the previous year’s program from another recognized university in the same discipline with minimum 3/4th of syllabi common to Annamalai’s. The university has asked candidates to enclose their transfer certificate, original mark sheet, migration certificate, an attested photocopy of the syllabus that he/she had studied, as well as evidence of his Date of Birth along with the filled in application form.

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College



bagavathi rani

i want to a[[ly for co operative courses in DDE.please tell me the course details and the process to apply

17 Nov, 2019 21:24
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Bhagvathi, you can check the Admission Procedure of the concerned course (if available) in DDE from here.

18 Nov, 2019 12:23
riyas babu

Please inform to last date PGpolitical science registration

12 Nov, 2019 21:33
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Riyas, the university does not offers this course as a PG course.

13 Nov, 2019 11:17

I want to apply B.A tamil in annamalai university. Please tell me the fees structure and last date to apply madam.

12 Nov, 2019 08:13
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Pooramoorthy, admission dates have not been released yet by the official website of the university. Annual fees for this course in the university is INR 8,910.

12 Nov, 2019 10:41
shanthini.H shanthini.H

Hi I wanted to apply for M. Com in accountancy and taxation or accountancy and finance in Annamalai university of distance education, please help

11 Nov, 2019 20:05
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Shanthini, you can check the Admission Procedure of the concerned course in the university from here.

12 Nov, 2019 15:09
shanthini.H shanthini.H

I wanted a call from a person. I need to speak.

12 Nov, 2019 22:19
Shobhna Chaturvedi

You can contact the university at 04144-238610 , 238348 , 238349.

13 Nov, 2019 11:10
Shahanas Ashraf

Hi I took admission to annamalai university this year. But for some reason I can't write the exam this year. Can I write exam in next year? Should I pay the admission fee again? Please reply

08 Nov, 2019 19:27
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Ashraf, kindly contact the university for most appropriate guidelines.

09 Nov, 2019 13:13

Hi I have completed my 10th 2002, Failed in 12th, what are my options for getting a degree.

08 Nov, 2019 12:15
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Sukanya, you cannot apply for admission in any of the UG degree courses as intermediate is the minimum eligibility for them. Thus, you are advised to pursue any course or diploma equivalent to class 12th so that you can go for further studies.

08 Nov, 2019 13:04
Surender Panwar

I don't have my transfer certificate as i discontinued BTech. Can i get admission in BSC distance course without my TC.

05 Nov, 2019 18:25
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Surender, for admission to this course, documents of intermediate will be required only. Thus, you can apply for admission.

06 Nov, 2019 11:36
Surender Panwar

Thanx for the reply madam. But do i require my intermediate TC for admission or not. As i have submitted it in my previous college.

06 Nov, 2019 11:54
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Yes, transfer certificate of intermediate will be required in process of admission.

06 Nov, 2019 12:16
Ashwini G

I have done MDS in I eligible for the course

04 Nov, 2019 15:48
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Ashwini, kindly mention the course whose eligibility criteria you want to know.

06 Nov, 2019 16:56
Vignesh Arunkumar

I have completed B.Tech. Is Msc. psychology in distance available? Am i eligible? Where should i register for the same.

01 Nov, 2019 12:43
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Vignesh, yes, you are eligible for admission in this course as any candidate who has done graduation is considered eligible. You can check further Admission Procedure of the concerned course in the university from here. However, admission will be provided on the basis of merit in qualifying degree i.e. graduation.

01 Nov, 2019 12:51
Vignesh Arunkumar

Thanks. Can i do it along with my job and when will the admissions start? Adding to it will there be any classes during weekdays?

01 Nov, 2019 15:33
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Nov 22, 2019 (tentatively) is the last date to apply for admission in this course.

01 Nov, 2019 16:29
Neena Elizabeth Jose

I would like to apply for pg diploma in yoga as distance..can u please provide the details and fees structure..

29 Oct, 2019 15:29
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Neena, the university charges INR 3,800 for this course. However, you can check the Admission Procedure from here.

30 Oct, 2019 00:47

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