Programme Objectives

  • To provide an alternative non-formal channel through distance mode for those who seek higher education.
  • To supplement the efforts of campus – based conventional higher education system.
  • To provide a “Second Chance” to those who are not able to pursue higher education earlier.
  • To provide updated knowledge and skills to those who are already employed including in-service persons.
  • To give twinning programmes to the on-campus students of SASTRA to pursue diploma / certificate programme simultaneously.
  • To identify and design innovative programmes to meet the local and global manpower needs.

Salient Features of Online Courses

  • Flexible entry and exit rules.
  • Individualized study: flexibility in terms of phase, place and duration of study.
  • Cost – effective programmes.
  • Modular structure and credit-based courses.
  • Study through Non Self –Instructional materials (Non SIM)
  • Resource sharing and collaboration with IGNOU


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Tamilnadu, India

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