Directorate of Distance Education (DDE) is located in Bodhgaya, Bihar. It is affiliated from Magadh University. MU has been in education sector since 1962 when 470 acres of land was donated for the university by Mahantha of Bodh-gaya. Since then,the university consist of 44 constituent colleges and 85 affiliated colleges imparting higher education in Humanities, Social Science, Science, Commerce, Medical, Engineering & Management courses. Several professional / vocational courses like M.B.A., M.C.A., B.C.A., B.B.M. Environmental Science, Tourism & Travel Management, Counselling & Rehabilitation, Journalism & Mass Communication, etc. are being run in different constituent / affiliated colleges of the University.
The Directorate of Distance Education has been established with the permission of the UGC-DEB, State Govt. of Bihar & Raj Bhawan. DDE offers various courses which are innovative, job-oriented and self -satisfying designed especially for distance learners. Distance Education is for those who are deprived of admission due to many reasons in conventional institutions or those who work full-time but want to pursue further education.
DDE envisions to impart sense of professionalism in their students and they should be capable of delivering the needs of the society and to excel in real life situation at all levels.
DDE MU wants to extend right opportunity for higher education to many people in desire to study.
University Grant Commission (UGC)
Distance Education Board (DEB)
Magadh University, Bihar
Read more: DDE, Magadh University admissions
DDE, Magadh offers BLIS, B.Ed and D.EL.Ed courses at the UG level and MLIS & MA (Education) at the PG level.
For MA/ D.El.Ed
Candidate must be a Graduate irrespective of stream.
Read more: Directorate of Distance Education, MU fees
MLIS, BLIS, MA (Education) and D.El.Ed. admission is based on candidate’s marks in the last qualifying examination followed by counselling.