A N D H R A U N I V E R S I T Y
SCHOOL OF DISTANCE EDUCATION STUDY CENTRE
GOVT.DEGREE.COLLEGE (MEN), SRIKAKULAM
The Andhra University School of Distance Education Study centre was established in 1977 and began with PG., U.G. and Diploma Courses at Govt. Degree College (Men), Srikakulam.
The School of Distance Education formerly School of correspondence courses of Andhra University was established on 1st July 1972 with the objective of increasing the access of Higher Education to disadvantaged sections of Society. Initially B.A., B.com. & B.Sc. courses offered with the assistance of U.G.C. liberalized admissions to B.A.,B.com. Courses under open system was introduced in 1976. The School of Distance Education is run by experienced teachers and educational administrators who always striving to reach high academic standards.
The core academic staff of the school will carry academic activities with the help of the well experienced teachers in their respective fields who are working in this college as well as other Colleges.A student who is enrolled into this school, studies the same syllabi and is awarded the same Degree as in the case of regular courses of this College.
A student after admission into the School of Distance Education receives study material periodically in all subjects supplement by week-end-personal contact programmes at our College to facilitate face to face interaction between the teachers and students. During these Programmes, the teachers will give extensive review of the subjects and clarified the doubts of the students.
About 700 students yearly admitted in various courses of School of Distance Education both U.G. P.G., Diploma & Certificate Courses. Nearly 60% of passed students are leaving the School of Distance Education yearly to serve the Society.