The Directorate of Distance Education (DDE) of North Bengal University is recognized and accredited by Distance Education Bureau, University Grants Commission, New Delhi. Distance Education offers seven courses at the postgraduate. The university promotes quality education to all who are not able to pursue higher conventional method of education due to some reasons. It is situated in Siliguri, West Bengal.
DDE envisions to play positive role in development of state through education, research and training. They give emphasis on skill based vocational courses to create job opportunities and introduce those courses which are needed and to ensure that higher education is reachable to all especially disadvantaged groups.
They are launched with a view to fulfill the student's needs for:
Siliguri. West Bengal
University Grants Commission (UGC)
Distance Education Board (DEB)
University of North Bengal, Siliguri
DDE offers only Postgraduate programs such as MA and M.Sc. in various specializations.
MA is present in:
Eligibility: Candidate must have completed BA in relevant subject.
Eligibility: Candidate must have completed BA/B.Sc. in relevant subject.
Scholarships are available for PG students belonging to Reserved Categories viz. Minorities & others admitted to Directorate of Distance Education are eligible and acceptable for the Backward Classes Welfare (West Bengal) as per government rules.
Students belonging to AAY & BPL category may avail 50% concession of course fee on production of verified documents.
DDE provides its students with facilities like: