Directorate of Distance Education, Sri Venkateswara University (SVUDDE), Tirupati was established in 1972 as the institute of correspondence courses to cater the needs of students who cannot pursue formal college education. The Institute of Correspondence Course was upgraded as the Directorate of Distance Education in 1994 as per the UGC norms. These courses provide incentives to students who discontinue education because of lack of aptitude and motivation or for want of economic wherewithal. The objective of the DDE is to provide higher educational opportunities to the people and to meet the challenges of a changing society.
Facilities at Directorate of Distance Education Sri Venkateswara University –
- Computer Center
- Conference Hall