The School of Distance Education (SDE) of Andhra University, Visakhapatnam was established in 1972. It is one of the pioneering institutions in the field of higher education. The college is one of the oldest and accredited by NAAC with ‘A’ grade has established an international image in academic excellence. The college has been striving to extend the reach of higher education to different sections of the society located in divergent geographical areas, particularly in the State of Andhra Pradesh.
Students of this institution study the same syllabi and are subject to the same regulations as that of the regular students of Andhra University. The Degree awarded is also the same. The sale of applications, dissemination of information, face-to-face interaction, conduct of examinations, etc. constitute the core activities of the Study Centers. Gyan Vani, a community Radio Station is located in the college and caters to the needs of the learners of the college, besides other sections.
Campus of School of Distance Education, Andhra University –
The School of Distance Education, Andhra University is spread in a sprawling campus of 422 acres dotted with 121 buildings of Academic, Administrative and support services with a plinth area of about 20 lakhs sq.ft. and 324 staff quarters.
Facilities at School of Distance Education, Andhra University –
- Study Materials
- Computer Centers
- Sports & Games