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Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar University Distance Education


Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Open University (BAOU), Gujarat was established in 1994 according to the act 14 of 1994 passed by Gujarat State Legislature and signed by Governor of Gujarat.

The University offers 38 programs and is having its headquarters located at Ahmedabad. The University is having a well established regional centre on the campus of South Gujarat University at Rajkot. The University is now in a process to establish the regional centre on the campus of North Gujarat University at Patan.

The Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Open University (BAOU) has more than 250 study centres and is open to all persons irrespective of classes, castes, creed, religion or sex. Courses offered by BAOU Gujarat are approved from statutory bodies like University Grants Commission (UGC) etc and treated as equivalent to regular programs of any other recognized institution.

Courses offered:

This university variety of degrees starting from Bachelor’s Preparatory program to Bachelor’s, Diploma, Certificate, PG, Graduation, PG Diploma, Special B.Ed courses, Vocational and professional courses and Ph.Ds too. They provide these in a huge variety and unconventional subjects like environmental studies, Human rights, Yog and other conventional ones like Arts, Science and commerce with administration and management courses too.


The admission to this university is offline and is done through the study centers list of which is present on their website. Before start of the academic calendar candidates are supposed to submit an assignment asked for by the college.

Contact Info:

Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Open University

‘Jyotirmay’ Parisar, Opp. Shri Balaji Temple,
Sarkhej-Gandhinagar Highway,
Chharodi, Ahmedabad – 382 481.
Email : [email protected]

Phone+91 79 67773667, +91 2717 297170

Fax+91 2717 297144

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