ANUCDE – Acharya Nagarjuna University Centre For Distance Education was established by act 43 of 1976 of A.P. Sate Legislature. At present, it is governed by act 4 of 1991 covering six Universities in the State. The university with just 10 departments initially, now has achieved tremendous progress through quantitative expansion and qualitative improvements on various academic fronts.
The University at present offers post-graduate education in 44 courses (35 on the University campus, 4 at University PG Centre at Nuzvid and 5 at University PG Centre at Ongole) besides Post-graduate courses in affiliated colleges.
The head quarters of the CDE is located in Acharya Nagarjuna University campus, between Vijayawada and Guntur on Kolkata – Chennai National Highway ( NH – 5 ).
The university has been recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC) and Association of Indian Universities (A.I.U) and the Associations of the Common Wealth University (A.C.U) and accredited by National Assessment & Accreditation Council (NAAC) in 2003 at B++ (80 – 85 points).
The university’s Centre for Distance Education is a pioneer centers offering various courses through distance mode of education.
Acharya Nagarjuna University’s Centre for Distance Education (CDE) came into existence form the academic year 2003-04. The CDE is a pioneer centre of the university that offers courses starting from certificate to research level.
Master of Science (M.Sc.) in following disciplines:
Master of Arts (M.A.) in following disciplines:
Master of Commerce (M.Com.) in following disciplines:
Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) in following disciplines:
Master of Computer Applications (M.C.A.)
Master of Human Resource Management (MHRM)
Master of Laws (LL.M.) in following disciplines:
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) with following subject combination:
Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com.)
Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) with following subject combinations:
Bachelor of Business Management (B.B.M.)
Bachelor of Hotel Management (BHM)
Bachelor of Library Information Science (BLISc)
PG Diploma Courses
Diploma in Food Production
Acharya Nagarjuna University Center for Distance Education (ANUCDE) sends education materials to learners through designated colleges working as study centers. These study centers help in course content delivery and conduct of examination etc. For details about ANUCDE Study Centers Click Here.
Acharya Nagarjuna University (ANU) has announced Admission 2011 – 12 for admission into various courses through distance education. Both Under Graduate and Post Graduate programs are offered. Application Brochure for entrance test and admission are available for download through university website.