Established in 1976, Acharya Nagarjuna University is an affiliating university with over 450 UG, PG and Professional colleges under its jurisdiction. The university headquarter of Centre for Distance Education (CDE) is located at its main campus only i.e. between Vijayawada and Guntur on Kolkata-Chennai Highway.
The Centre for Distance Education, Acharya Nagarjuna University offers seven Undergraduate (BHM, B.Com, BA, BCA, BSc, BBM, LLB) & 7 Postgraduate (M.Com, MA, MSc, MCA, MBA, MHRM) courses under its academic curriculum along with several PG Diploma and certificate program. Admission to the courses is given provisionally on the basis of the certificates enclosed with the application.
|Major Courses||Eligibility||Course Fees||Links|
|MBA||Bachelor’s degree with 50% marks||30,960 INR||Check Here|
|B.Sc||10+2 in relevant stream from a recognized university||18,160 INR||Check Here|
|BHM||35,865 INR||Check Here|
|BA||10,545 INR||Check Here|
Read about ANUCDE Guntur Courses & Fees
|Name of the University||Acharya Nagarjuna University, Centre for Distance Education (CDE), Guntur|
|Basic Admission Criteria||Merit and Entrance Test|
|Course||Eligibility||Total Fees/ year||Detailed Fee Structure|
|MBA||Graduation with 50% + CAT||₹15,480||Check Here|
|PG Diploma||Graduation with 50% + CAT||₹5,420||Check Here|
|ANUCDE Guntur Registration||14 Jan - 29 Feb, 2020|
|Last date of submission of applications without late fee||14 Feb, 2020|
|Last date of submission of applications with fine of Rs. 100||15 Feb - 21 Feb, 2020|
|Last date of submission of applications with fine of Rs. 200||22 Feb - 29 Feb, 2020|
The University offers BA, B.Sc, B.Com and BBM degree at Bachelor’s level. The specializations offered under various programs are as under:
|Economics, History, Politics||Economics, Public Administration, Politics||Economics, Public Administration, Sociology||Economics, Public Administration, Sociology|
|Economics, Politics, Sociology||History, Politics, Sociology||Public Administration, Politics, History||English, History, Telugu|
|Botany, Zoology, Chemistry (B.Z.C.)||Maths, Physics, Chemistry(M.P.C.)||Maths, Statistics, Computer Science (M.S.Cs.)||Maths, Physics, Electronics|
|Maths, Physics, Computers||-||-||-|
The minimum eligibility for B.Sc. with all the subject combinations is a parr in 10+2 stream with the subjects relevant to the course applied for. For applying to all the other bachelor’s courses, the candidate should have passed class 12th with any stream. The selection under all the bachelor’s courses will be done either on the marks obtained in Class 12th or a pass in the entrance test.
Candidates seeking admission should have completed their Bachelor’s degree from a recognized University are subject to verification of originality by the concerned university. Admission to all the eligible candidates is provided provisionally upon successful verification of the Xerox copies of all the required documents along with the application form.
Acharya Nagarjuna University, Centre for Distance Education, Guntur offers M.Sc. with eleven specializations, M.Com. with two specializations, M.A. with nine specializations and LLM with four specializations all of which are of two-year duration. For M.Sc. and M.A. all the desirable applicants should have passed a bachelor’s degree with the relevant specialization. For M.Com. , the candidate must have passed B.Com./BBM before applying. For LLM, the candidate must have passed LL.B/B.L. For MHRM, the candidate can be a graduate in any discipline. The selection under all the courses will be done on merit basis only.
|M.Sc.||Food and Nutritional Science||A pass in B.Sc. with Home Science/ Applied Nutrition/ Clinical Nutrition & Dietetics / Food Science and Q.C./B.Z.C./Micro Biology, Biotech, Biochem/ BHSc (Rural/Home Science - special 4 yr course)|
|Botany||A pass in B.Sc. with Botany|
|Zoology||A pass in B.Sc. with Zoology|
|Physics||A pass in B.Sc. with Physics & Maths|
|Chemistry||A pass in B.Sc. with Chemistry|
|Microbiology||A pass in B.Sc. with Botany/ Microbiology|
|Mathematics||A pass in B.A/ B.Sc. with Maths|
|Statistics||B.A/ B.Sc. with Maths and Statistics|
|M.Com.||Accountancy||A pass in B.Com / BBM|
|M.A.||English||Bachelor’s in the relevant discipline|
|Economics (With Option Economics of Industry)|
|Economics (With Option Agricultural Economics and Rural Development)|
|Sociology||Any graduation degree|
|Human Resource Management|
|Journalism and Mass Communication|
|Hindi||Any degree with Hindi as second language/ with Hindi as special subject or Rastra Bhasha Praveena from Dakshin Bharat Hindi Prachar Sabha, Madras or Visharad Diploma of Hind of Dakshin Bharat Hindi Prachar Sabha or Sahitya Sammalan, Allahabad|
Note: If the candidate is not able to submit the original certificate for verification, the university does not issue the provisional certificate and the admission will stand canceled.
The University offers Bachelor's and Masters in Library Information Science of duration one year each. The candidate who wants to apply for B. Li. Sc. should be a graduate in any discipline whereas for M. Li. Sc., the candidate should have passed B. Li. Sc. The selection under both will be done on merit basis.
|Bachelor of Library Information Science (B. Li. Sc.)||graduate in any discipline|
|Master of Library Information Science (M. Li. Sc.)||a pass in B.Li.Sc.|
Acharya Nagarjuna University, Centre for Distance Education, Guntur invites applications for M.B.A. (dual and single specialization) and MCA to the eligible candidates. The eligibility of which is a bachelor’s degree with minimum 50% marks with Mathematics having studied at the SSC/ Intermediate/Degree level. The selection under this will be entrance test based.
|Course||Duration||Specialization||Minimum Eligibility||Selection Criteria|
|MBA(Dual specialization)||3 years||Marketing||Must have passed Bachelors Degree (except BFA and BOL) with 50% Marks (45% for Reserved categories) and should have studied Mathematics at SSC/ Intermediate/Degree level||Entrance Test|
|Human Resource Management|
The candidates who have the following qualifications are exempted from the entrance test under MBA with single specialization :
The Acharya Nagarjuna offers a part-time Postgraduate diploma program for a duration of 1 year. The specializations offered in Postgraduate program are as follows:
|Bioinformatics||Biotechnology||Hospital and Health Care Management||Business Management|
|Marketing Management||Human Resource Management||Financial Management||Banking and Financial Management|
|International Business||Travel and Tourism Management||Insurance Management||Journalism & Mass Communication|
|Computer Applications||Information Technology||Hotel Management||-|
For admission to PG Diploma in Bioinformatics, a candidate should have a graduate in Biological and physical sciences, Engineering, Medicine, Pharmacy, Agriculture, Veterinary Science, and other allied subjects as basic eligibility.
The eligibility required for admission to Diploma in Biotechnology is a graduate in Biological and physical sciences, Engineering, Medicine, Pharmacy, Agriculture, Veterinary Science, and other allied subjects.
For admission to other Diploma courses offered by Acharya Nagarjuna University, the basic eligibility required is a bachelor’s degree from a recognized university.
Candidates are required to fill up the admission form online and complete the admission process with the payment of the fee. Here is the complete admission procedure in detail.
Along with the completed application forms, applicants should attach the attested photocopies of the following documents:
|Application form cum Prospectus||Application Form|
|B.A./ BBA/ B.Sc./ BHM/ B.Com. Entrance Test||INR 250|
MBA (3 years), MBA (2 years), MCA (2 years) Entrance Test
|Admission into MBA(3 years), MBA (2 years) with prescribed qualification||INR 400|
|Admission into UG/PG/PG Diploma/Diploma/Certificate/B.Li. Sc.||INR 170|
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College