MG University Distance MBA
The School of Distance Education (SDE), Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam Kerala established in 1990, is one of the best Distance education institutes in the country providing quality education to many students in rural and inaccessible areas. The SDE has over 73 Information/Study centers with 66 in India, and 7 abroad to administer its objectives of serving for higher open education curriculum.
The Prospectus along with a secret key can be obtained from the specific study enters by remitting an amount of Rs500/- through the Mahatma Gandhi University pay in slip exclusively for the University account, payable at Kerala. The MBA candidates must further pass an examination to be eligible for admission at MGU – SDE, and must obtain the application form for the same by paying Rs100/- to the respective Center Coordinator. The applicants must prepare an account on the MGU official website using the key provided in the prospectus, and register online at: www.mgu.ac.in/TechnoZone.
The filled in application form must be printed out and sent along with the required enclosures, and a Pay-in slip towards the course fee. The enclosures must include the original certificates of the:
- 10th grade Marks sheet
- 12th grade Marks Sheet
- Qualifying Degree Certificate, along with the detailed marks card of each semester
- Transfer Certificate
- Community Certificate and Experience Certificate (if applicable)
- Pay in Slip towards course fee in favor of Finance Officer, Mahatma Gandhi University, payable at State Bank of Travancore, Mahatma Gandhi University Campus Branch (Code 70669), Priyadarshini Hills, Kottayam.
All admissions at MG University are made on basis of merit, and the students applying for MBA/MCA courses will need to pass an internal examination held at MG University. Applications, which are deemed complete and are processed will be issued admission cards and distributed to the students through the respective center coordinators.
For the MBA course at the university, the student will need to pay Rs15, 000/- in the first year, and Rs20, 000/- in the second year towards the course fee. The fee must be paid through the pay in slip remitted at any SBT branch exclusively for The School of Distance Education, Mahatma Gandhi University. The student needs to pay the University’s share and the Center’s share of the fee amount separately, using different Pay-in Slips. Applications that are rejected will receive their course fee back to the center. The candidates will have to obtain re-admission into the course, on defaulting from paying the tuition fees of the course before the stipulated dates.
The university does not offer any kind of scholarships to its students, and expects the students to pay the full tuition amount.
The candidate must possess a graduate degree from any of the recognized colleges with a 10+2+3 education pattern, and must qualify the entrance examination held by Mahatma Gandhi University for the MBA/MCA applicants.
The university does not offer any specializations in it MBA course, and only offers the Regular Classic MBA course, although a few electives in the course allow some room for specializations.
Mahatma Gandhi University is accredited with a “B+” grade from the NAAC, and has all its courses approved by the Distance Education Council, and is recognized by the UGC.
MG University is one of the top universities in the country, and has been ranked 28th among other top universities for its traditional course. MG University is highly ranked for its Distance MBA courses among other universities, and is highly respected, and is ranked among the top 10 universities for its Distance MCA course.
The important dates for admissions into courses at MG University for the academic year 2014-2015 are as follows:
- Online Registration Starts on: 8.10.2014
- Centre wise Verification for 1st Year commences at the
School of Distance Education: .10.2014
- Last date of Centre wise Verification for 1st Year at the
School of Distance Education: 10.2014
- Last date for receiving application form for entrance test
at the Centre (MBA&MCA) 25.10.2014
- Date of Entrance Examination: 10.2014
- Commencement of classes except MBA & MCA Courses: 10.2014
- Commencement of classes for MBA & MCA Courses: 10.2014
For admission enquiries and other distance education related queries the applicant may contact through the following modes:
School of Distance Education
Mahatma Gandhi University
Priyadarshini Hills P.O
Kottayam 686 560
E – mail: [email protected],
Website: www.mgu.ac.in/techno zone
Telephone Numbers – SDE Sections: 0481 – 2730491
The university has a large network of study centers to hold its contact classes, and to provide the students with other administrative conveniences. The contact details of the study centers of the university are given in the Distance Education prospectus that is available on the university official website: