1. Delhi University
The School of Open Learning was established under the University of Delhi in the year 1962. It is commonly known as DU SOL. It is one of the most exceptional Institutions in the field of Distance Education in India. The admission process is governed by the norms established by the University of Delhi. The examination is also conducted by DU. Delhi University SOL offers B. Com and B. Com (Hons) both.
The aggregate of the top five subjects in class 12th is mentioned below:
- 40% for GENERAL
- 36% for OBC
- 38% for PWD
- A pass in 12th is sufficient for SC/ST candidates
2. Tamil Nadu Open University
The Tamil Nadu Open University was established in the year 2002. The University offers various Programmes in various streams. The teaching method of instruction includes printed study material in Self Learning Mode, Personal Contact Programme, Response Sheets, Assignments, Video and Audio- cassette Lessons on selected topics, Dissertations/Projects in selected courses and Counselling of students on a one to one basis, organizing Regional and National Seminars and Special Lecture Series. Tamil Nadu Open University offers B. Com in General; Bank Management; Corporate Secretaryship; Accounting & Finance; Computer Application.
Annalmalai University, Directorate of Distance Education
The Directorate of Distance Learning at Annamalai University was established in 1979. It is counted as one of the finest institutions in the case of Distance Education. Annamalai Directorate of Distance Education offers Bachelor of Commerce in International Business, Computer Applications, Accounting & Finance, Marketing Management, Business Studies.
5. Bharathiar University
The Bharathiar University was established in 1982. By the Government of Tamil Nadu. The School of Distance Education of Bharathiar University has established the Academic Year 1991-92 and Distance Education Council (DEC) as provisionally recognized all courses conducted by SDE. B. Com General, BBA, BBM are offered by Bharathiar Distance Education.
6. Madurai Kamaraj University
Madurai Kamaraj University was established in the year 1966. It is owned and funded by the government of Tamil Nadu. The Institute of Correspondence Course and Continuing Education was started in the year 1971. In the year 1996, it was renamed as Directorate of Distance Education. It offers B. Com, BBA Courses. "SWACHHTA" Ranking of Higher Educational Institutions in India, the HRD Ministry awarded Second Rank to the University in the category of Government Institutions on 14th September 2017.
7. Alagappa University
Alagappa University was established in the year 1985 to foster research, development and dissemination of knowledge in various branches of learning. The Directorate of Distance Education was established in the University in 1992 at Alagappa University, and it offers various Under Graduate and Post Graduate Programmes in the field of Management, Computer Applications, Science, Education and Languages. It offers B. Com, BBA courses.
8. Punjab University
Panjab University, Chandigarh, brings out various Distance Learning Courses every academic session Panjab University was established in the year 1971. Candidates who want to work along with studying or multitask along with a degree course or certificate course. University School of Open Learning (USOL) offers a B. Com course. Started as a Directorate, it is now a full-fledged University School of Open Learning. Supported by a well-qualified, research-oriented faculty and efficient staff, the USOL offers various courses, i.e. Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Diploma and Professional Courses.
9. Gujarat University
Gujarat University was established in the year 1949. Gujarat University, have started this external course for the professionals, who cannot join the conventional colleges or are deprived of mainstream education because of some reason. Under the Open Distance Learning System, Gujrat University offers B. Com, BBA, BCA and other courses.
10. Karnataka State Open University
The Karnataka State Open University established in the year 1996 by Karnataka Government. Karnataka State Open University is considered to be a reputed Open University amongst the open learning institutions in the country. Keeping in mind the educational needs of our country in general, policies and programmes have been geared to cater to the Learners. KSOU offers a B. Com course through Distance Education.