Distance Learning Mba in Lucknow in 2019

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Why should one opt for a Distance MBA from Lucknow?

Apart from being the repository of art, culture and tourism, Lucknow city harbors premier higher secondary educational institutions. Some of these include Indian Institute of Management Lucknow (IIM Lucknow), University of Lucknow, Dr APJ Abdul Kalam University, Babu Banarasi Das University, Jaipuria Institute of Management, La Martiniere College, etc. The city offers almost all types of courses with high academic proficiency.

The focus of this article shall be education institutes providing Distance MBA programs in Lucknow.

A tabular representation below shows top Distance MBA Colleges in Lucknow along with the type of course (degree/diploma) and duration of the course they offer-

Institute Degree/Diploma Duration
Wisdom School of Management MBA 2 years
Directorate of Distance Education, Sikkim Manipal University MBA 2 years
Amity Directorate of Distance and Online Education, Amity University MBA 2 years
Karnataka State Open University MBA 2 years
Universal Airhostess Academy MBA 2 years
Symbiosis Centre for Distance Learning PGDM 2 years
Sam Higginbottom Institute of Agriculture, Technology and Sciences MBA 2 years
Indian Institute of Commerce and Trade MBA 2 years
Indian School of Business Management and Administration MBA 2 years
Nalanda School of Management MBA 2 years

Other institutes providing Distance MBA/PGDM programs in Lucknow are:

  • Institute of Management Technology, Centre for Distance Learning
  • Wellborn Group of Professional Studies
  • AVR Educational and Fire Safety Institute
  • Indian Institute of Pharmaceutical Marketing
  • Trinity Institute of Management and Technology

Approval

University Grants Commission (UGC) and Distance Education Bureau (DEB) has approved of the following Distance Education Institutes in Lucknow-

  • Amity Directorate of Distance and Online Education, Amity University
  • Sam Higginbottom Institute of Agriculture, Technology and Sciences
  • Karnataka State Open University
  • Symbiosis Centre for Distance Learning
  • Wisdom School of Management
  • Trinity Institute of Management and Technology

Amity Directorate of Distance and Online Education is a popular name for Distance Online Education. This internationally accredited Institute currently gets students from 135 countries. The Distance MBA Program is a frequent choice by students, as it has been ranked 1st in Asia, by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) ranking.

Wisdom School of Management is an autonomous institute, well known for its Distance MBA Program and Post Graduate Diploma in Management. It has been jointly accredited by Australia and New Zealand (JAS-ANZ) and the Dubai Accreditation Centre (DAC).

Symbiosis Centre for Distance Learning is an autonomous institute which offers a number of Distance PGDM Programs like Post Graduate Diploma in IT Management, Post Graduate Diploma in Human Resource Management, Post Graduate Diploma in Retail Management and a number of other courses.

Eligibility Criteria

The basic eligibility criterion for Distance MBA Programs across Distance Education Institutes in Lucknow is as follows:

  • Complete schooling including Class 10th and 12th
  • Graduation in any stream from a recognized university
  • No age restrictions

To pursue Distance MBA Program from Amity Directorate of Distance and Online Education, the candidate must possess full knowledge of the English language with a minimum of 40% marks in Graduation.

Note- Some institutes require at least 50% aggregate marks in graduation.

Fee Structure

For Distance MBA Programs in Lucknow the Distance MBA fee structure has been listed below. The fee structure varies for each college/university offering the programs-

Institute Duration Fee EMI Option
Indian School of Business Management and Administration 2 years Rs 29,000 No
Indian Institute of Commerce and Trade 2 years Rs 28,999 Yes
Amity Directorate of Distance and Online Education, Amity University 2 years Rs 1,51,800 No
Symbiosis Centre for Distance Learning 2 years Rs 30,000 Yes
Universal Airhostess Academy 2 years N/A No
Wisdom School of Management 2 years Rs 40,000 No
Directorate of Distance Education, Sikkim Manipal University 2 years Rs 73,000 Yes
Institute of Management Technology, Centre for Distance Learning 2 years Rs 1,10,000 Yes
Talentedge Next 2 years Rs 55,000 No
Indian Institute of Pharmaceutical Marketing 2 years Rs 12,355 No

Note:

  1. Some Distance Education Institutes offer Distance MBA fee concession for SC/ST/OBC candidates.
  2. Amity Directorate of Distance and Online Education offers fee rebate if course combos are availed.

Ranking

The Distance MBA Ranking for the top ranking aforementioned educational institutes are as follows:

Institutes Ranking
Wisdom School of Management
  • ISO 9001:2008 Certified
  • Accredited by DAC
  • Accredited by JAS-ANZ
  • DEB approved
Amity Directorate of Distance and Online Education, Amity University
  • Recognized by UGC
  • Recognized by Central Counselling Board
  • Accredited by ACBSP management Accreditation
  • DEB approved
  • Bar Council of India
  • Accredited by ASIC
  • Listed in International Association of Universities
  • Ranked 1st among Distance MBA Program in Asia
Symbiosis Centre for Distance Learning
  • Approved by AICTE
  • DEB approved
Directorate of Distance Education, Sikkim Manipal University
  • Approved by UGC
  • Ranked no 1 by ASSOCHAM
  • Has won Silver Award for Digital Learning Transformation, 2018
Indian School of Business Management and Administration
  • Recognized by UGC
  • Certified by ISO 9001:2008

Specializations offered

The following table shows which specializations are offered by Distance Education Colleges in Lucknow under the Distance MBA Program:

Institute Specializations
Amity Directorate of Distance and Online Education, Amity University Masters of Business Administration in-

Post Graduate Diploma in-

  • Financial Management
  • Advertising and Brand Management
  • Material Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Export Management
Symbiosis Centre for Distance Learning Post Graduate Diploma in-
  • Retail Management
  • Customer Relationship Management
  • Technical Writing in Business Management
  • HR Management
  • Insurance Management
  • Supply Chain Management
  • IT Management
Wisdom School of Management Post Graduate Diploma in Management in-
  • Marketing
  • Insurance
  • Banking
  • Finance
  • Advertising
  • Supply Chain
  • International
  • Industrial
Directorate of Distance Education, Sikkim Manipal University Masters of Business Administration in-

Admission Procedure

The general admission criterion for admission into Distance MBA/PGDM Programs is a graduation degree in any stream.

The application can is usually made through online mode. The candidates must fill the application form on the website. The required documents to be uploaded for online submission are listed on the respective websites.

The payment can be made via Net Banking/ DD/ Payment Gateway etc. The documents needed for the admission process are the following:

  • Attested copies of Marksheets
  • Passport sized photograph
  • Signature proof
  • Date of Birth proof
  • Entrance exam score card

Here’s a list of the Distance Education Institutes and their prerequisites for admission-

Institute Criteria and Procedure Last Date
Amity Directorate of Distance and Online Education, Amity University Eligibility criteria-
  • Knowledge of English language
  • 40% marks in Graduation

Procedure-

Online

September 2018
Symbiosis Centre for Distance Learning Eligibility criteria-

Graduation Degree

Procedure-

Online

May-June 2018
Institute of Management Technology, Centre for Distance Learning Eligibility criteria-

Graduation Degree

Procedure-

Online

N/A
Directorate of Distance Education, Sikkim Manipal University Eligibility criteria-

Graduation Degree

Procedure-

Online

February 2018
Wisdom School of Management Eligibility criteria-

Graduation Degree

Procedure-

Online

N/A

Timeline/Cycle

For most of the Distance Education Institutes, the admission process is from January to October. Here are the details of a few Distance MBA Colleges in Lucknow:

Institutes Admission Cycle
Amity Directorate of Distance and Online Education, Amity University July
Symbiosis Centre for Distance Learning June
Directorate of Distance Education, Sikkim Manipal University February

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