Dr BR Ambedkar Open Distance Education University, Hyderabad 2018-2019

 Location:  Hyderabad, Telangana
Estd:  1982
 Ownership:  Government
 Approved By:  UGC
Website  www.braou.ac.in

Dr BR Ambedkar Open Distance Education  University

Dr BR Ambedkar Open Distance Education  University popularly known as the BRAOU was established in the year of 1982. It is a government university situated in Hyderabad was formerly known as Andhra Pradesh Open University. It was established through an act of Andhra Pradesh State Legislature in August 1982.

It has a motto stated as the “Education at Your Doorstep”. That means students who are not able to go far away from their house then they need not depressed. They can simply opt distance based courses provided by the University. To spread the education at every corner of the state it has opened around 152 study centers through out the state Andhra Pradesh.

Dr. BRAOU follows a multi-media teaching-learning approach which broadly comprises self-learning print material, supported by audio, video lessons and regular broadcast of lessons through All India Radio.

To assist the students the University telecasts video lessons through Doordarshan Regional Channel. On Sundays, the University telecast Interactive teleconferencing on the Doordarshan Regional Channel.


 Course  Duration    
 M.Sc Botany  2 years  Distance  0.246 lakhs
 M.Sc Chemistry  2 years  Distance 0.29 lakhs
 MA Economics  2 years  Distance  0.086 lakhs
 PGDBF  1 year  Distance  0.032 lakhs
 MBA  3 years  Distance  0.2 lakhs
 PGDWS  1 year  Full time  0.025 lakhs