B.Ed Programme

The B. Ed. (Distance mode) programme of SASTRA aims at making the in-service school teachers...

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Fine Arts

The Dance (Distance mode) programme of SASTRA aims at making the in-service to the traditional and performing Artists...

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Astrology Programme

The Astrology (Jyothisha Sastra)(Distance mode) programme of SASTRA aims at making the in-service to the traditional and professional...

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Education is a purposeful whole hearted continuous activity of a man or a woman right from womb to tomb. SASTRA Deemed University through Distance Education is committed to help the learner in fulfilling his or her educational aspirations. SASTRA is offering Distance Education since 2002. SASTRA is offering the following subjects through distance mode.

  1. Education

  2. Astrology

  3. Fine Arts (Dance and Music)

The B.Ed program is approved by National Council for Teacher Education and Distance Education Council of IGNOU ,Delhi. It has entered into an agreement with IGNOU for sharing learning packages including the SIMs. The latest definition of Education ,ie., Look ,Listen and Learn is also explained with a e- learning materials.


  • To provide an alternative non-formal channel through distance learning 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 teachers.

  • 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.


  • Flexible entry and exit rules

  • Individualized study: flexibility in terms of pace, place and duration of study.

  • Cost - effective programmes.

  • Modular structure and credit- based courses.

  • Study through self- instructional materials (SIM)

  • Resource sharing and collaboration with IGNOU

Contact us

Thanjavur - 613401.
Tamilnadu, India.
Email admissionssastra.edu