IntroductionThe distance education or the Correspondence course is extending a helping hand for those aspirants who could not attend daily classroom programs due to their personal problems. These days we see many such colleges providing distance education. The number of candidates getting into distance education is on a raise. M.Sc. Chemistry is a good option for students with a Bachelor's degree in Science. Hence a number of students are seeking a higher study in Chemistry. In such students, a portion of the students is not in a position to go to regular college study. Some branches of Chemistry include Inorganic Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, Physical Chemistry and M.Sc Analytical Chemistry . To cater to the need of such people a lot of new colleges came up with distance learning option in this subject also along with many other subjects. Some colleges will have the facility of distance learning in addition to the regular classes.
There are many such colleges in South India. The details about this course and various colleges in India offering this course were given below.
A list of top five such colleges in south India which are offering this course in distance education mode is given below.
The details of these colleges are mentioned here in this article.
School of Distance Learning and Continuing Education (SDLCE), Kakatiya University, Warangal. TelanganaThis institute is offering various undergraduate, postgraduate and diploma courses in various streams and they are offering M.Sc. Chemistry also. The syllabus, faculty and course material they supply for chemistry is of top class. The prescribed application form can be downloaded from the official website or obtained from the study centres or admission head office. The eligibility criteria for admission is a degree in the concerned subject. The applications will be scrutinized and a short list of the selected candidates will be made and those need to visit the admission office along with the required documents. 85% of the available seats in all the courses are reserved for Local Candidates in relation to the local area. The remaining 15% seats are open to all the candidates in order of merit.15%, 7,5% and 25% of the available seats are reserved for SC/ ST and OBC respectively, 33% of seats in all the courses are reserved for women candidates. The fee payable is around Rs.30, 000/- for two years in two instalments.
Contact information: School of Distance Learning and Continuing Education, Kakatiya University, Vidyaranyapuri Warangal-506009, Phone: 0870-2438877, Website www.sdlceku.co.in, Email: email@example.com
Sri Venkateswara University Directorate of Distance Education, Tirupathi, Andhra PradeshSri Venkateswara University is a UGC affiliated "A" grade University. The university has four constituent colleges and 36 affiliated colleges. The Directorate of Distance Education, SVU offers the following in distance mode:
The candidates who want to get admitted into this course should have a degree in science with Chemistry as one of the subjects. Reservations for SC/ST/BC etc. and also for special categories viz. Differently-abled, sports category candidates, children of ex-servicemen, women etc. are applicable as per the rules applicable from time to time. The registration can be done by filling in the online application form and submitting the required processing fee, on or before the last date. Admission to the distance education programmes will be carried out on the basis of the qualification for regular candidates. The candidates under Open University has to attend an entrance test. Candidate must fill the application form manually with the necessary information for admission. The application and submit the same to The Director, DDE, SV University through post or in person by attaching all required true copies of the certificates.
Contact information: Directorate of Distance Education, Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupathi-517502, Email.ID: firstname.lastname@example.org, Website: http://www.svudde.in/contact-us.html
Annamalai University of Distance Education, Tamil NaduThe Directorate of Distance Education, Annamalai University is established in 1979. This is a very famous distance education centre with the highest number of students. The school is very famous and have a wide range of subjects. This institute is offering two years PG course in chemistry also. The eligibility is a B.Sc in Science with Chemistry as one of the subjects. Application Form can be downloaded from www.audde.in. Also, the application can be obtained in person from the Study Centres of the Directorate on all working days by paying the required money. The filled in applications can be submitted Computer training centres of the directorate located at various centres. The details can be obtained from www.annamalaiuniversity.ac.in
The School of Distance Education (SDE) of Bharathiar University, TamilnaduIt was established during the Academic Year 1991-92 and Distance Education Council (DEC) has recognized all courses conducted by SDE. The School at present is having 308 Spot Admission cum Learning / Information Centres. These centres are existing all-over India. The study materials prepared by the Distance Education Council (DEC) are provided to the students supplemented with compact discs. They have various courses in this institute and PG in Chemistry is one of them. Application form and prospectus can be had from the spot admission centres and city centre/school of distance education, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore
Application forms can be obtained by post by enclosing a DD for Rs 150/- for all the courses and Rs 350/- for the Executive MBA. A self-addressed envelope of size 30x24 cms is to be attached to the request letter. Alternatively, the application can be downloaded from the university website www.b-u.ac.in
Madurai Kamaraj University, Distance Education University, TamilnaduThe Madurai Kamaraj University Distance Education University came into existence in the year 1965. This university is funded by the government of Tamil Nadu and the University Grants Commission. The institute offers many degrees and PG courses for the students and M.Sc in Chemistry is also one among them. Applications can be obtained from all the information centre or study centres of the University. It can also be obtained by post. They can also be obtained personally by paying the required fee. The completed application form with all required attachments and a DD for the fee has to be sent to The Director, D.D.E., Madurai Kamaraj University, Palkalai Nagar, Madurai - 625 021. Applications can also be submitted in the study centres where the candidate wanted to join. Spot admission is also available at all the admission centres in Tamil Nadu. The details regarding the institute and admission procedures can be obtained by http://mkuniversity.ac.in/
Final WordsThere are many other institutes in this part of India offering M.Sc Chemistry through the correspondence course, but the institutes mentioned in this article are preferred,
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Chemistry has a wide application in different industries. Of these, Rubber, Polymer, Water treatment, Steel, Zinc and copper industries are the major recruiters apart from their huge demand in Research laboratories and teaching field.
So a better concept in this subject would enable the aspirants to get assignments in different related sectors. The most important is the selection of the institute which would offer the aspirants excellent study materials apart from the necessary practicals which could ultimately strengthen their concept in Chemistry. The aspirants would do better by going through the course contents of these universities in addition to getting feedback from the teaching staff.