The University of Madras Institute of Distance Education was established in the year 1981 to help learners to achieve their educational, career and personal goals.
Now the IDE is offering 22 Undergraduate Courses, 14 Postgraduate Courses, 9 Postgraduate Science C3ourses, 5 Professional Courses, 16 Diploma Courses and 12 Certificate Courses. Admissions are made throughout the year for all these 78 Programmes in two streams namely Academic Year Admissions and Calendar Year Admissions.
The Institute is providing quality study materials in Self Learning Format to the students. Admissions are also made through the authorised Spot Admission and Study Centres. The IDE has 30 Spot Admission Centres located in different parts of Tamil Nadu. It has 50 Study Centres located in other States of our Country and has 11 Overseas Study Centres. Presently, the Institute has about 1, 60, 000 students on roll.
Madras University Distance Education courses 2017:-
B.A - Tamil, English , Urdu , Historical Studies, Public Administration, Economics, Vaishnavism, Christian Studies, Criminology and Police Administration English & Tamil View
B.Sc - Mathematics, Geography, Psychology, Medical Sociology, Hotel and Catering Management, Visual Communication, Apparel and Fashion Design, Bachelor of Multimedia - Animation
B.Com, B.Com - Bank Managemen, B.Com - Corporate Secretaryship, B.Com - Computer Applications, B.B.A, B.C.A
M.A Tamil, English, Hindi, Urdu, Modern Arabic, Historical Studies, Political Science, Public Administration, Economics, Christian Studies, Human Rights and Duties Education, M.Music, M.Com, M.Sc Mathematics, Geography, Psychology, Medical Sociology, Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Zoology
The following Professional Courses are offered: M.C.A. (Computer Applications), M.Sc. IT (Information Technology) and M.B.A. (Business Administration), B.L.I.S. (Library and Information Science) and M.L.I.S. (Library and Information Science).
University of Madras Institute of Distance Education Address:-
IDE Buildings, Chepauk
Telephone No. : 044-25613716
Fax : 91-44-25360865