Madhya Pradesh Bhoj (Open) University (MPBOU), Bhopal was established in 1991 under an Act of State Assembly, with the concept that distance education is an important medium for the development and promotion of higher education. It was christened on the name of illustrious King Bhoj, a great patron of learning. The University is recognized by the University Grants Commission, UGC, of India and the Distance Education Council, DEC, Government of India. A member of the Association of Indian Universities (AIU), the university got functional in 1996.
The university has tailored its courses to suit different target group of learners belonging to various age groups, gender, region and employment. It conducts easily accessible and quality higher education through Open and Distance Learning (ODL) system. The University also gives due emphasis to special target groups of learners coming from rural/tribal areas and those suffering from the physical disabilities.
Campus of Madhya Pradesh Bhoj (Open) University -
The Madhya Pradesh Bhoj (Open) University is situated in the capital Bhopal of Madhya Pradesh. Historically, Bhopal was also the name of a state of central India.
Facilities at Madhya Pradesh Bhoj (Open) University -
- Computer Center
- Research Cell
- Online-Self Learning Material (SLM)
- Online Assignments
School & Departments at Madhya Pradesh Bhoj (Open) University -
- School of Basic Science
- School of Health Science
- Institute of Information Technology
- Department of Multimedia Education
- Department of Special Education
- Department of HACT
- School of Management
- School of Law
Placement Cell at Madhya Pradesh Bhoj (Open) University -
A placement cell has been established by the university with an objective to provide information and guidance to the students of professional and job-oriented courses about opportunities of jobs in industries / business houses / educational institutions / Organizations / Corporate houses / Private / Public Sector Companies and to build capability for self-employment potential.
The placement officer communicates with students and interacts with them directly at the time of their counseling and contact classes. This cell also compiles information placement brochure highlighting the potential and capabilities of the candidates and sends these brochures to the prospective organizations having job opportunities.
Top Recruiters -
- Oracle Corporation
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- Reliance Infocomm
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