Yashwantrao Chavan Maharashtra Open University Distance Education, Nashik 2017-2018

 Location Sawargaon, Maharashtra
 Estd 1990
 Ownership Government
 Approved By UGC

Yashwantrao Chavan Maharashtra Open University is popularly known as the YCMOU. This government university was established in the year 1990. It is the first Open University in India to be conferred the prestigious ‘Award of Excellence for Institutional Achievement’ for the year 2002 by ‘The Commonwealth of Learning (COL)’ Canada.

The University is a member of various prestigious associations as follows:

  • Association of Indian Universities (AIU)
  • Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
  • Asian Association of Open Universities (AAOU)
  • Commonwealth of Learning (COL), Canada

The Yashwantrao Chavan Maharashtra Open University offers undergraduate, post graduate, certificate and diploma courses. The aim of the institution is to provide quality education through distance mode to those students who are unable to opt any regular courses because of their financial condition and any other situations.

The University provides the admission to those students who are able to qualify the entrance test. In the situations where no test is conducted, admission would be made on the basis of aggregate total marks secured by the candidate in the qualifying examination.

Courses in Yashwantrao Chavan Maharashtra Open University

 Courses Fee  Duration  Mode 
 B.Sc.in Agriculture  0.3 lakhs  5 years  Distance
 B.Tech. Bachelor of Science Bio-Technology  0.48 lakhs  3 years  Distance
 B.Tech. Electronics Engineering  1.08 lakhs  6 years  Distance
 B.Tech. Marine Engineering  1.92 lakhs  4 years  Distance
 B.Tech. Mechanical Engineering  1.08 lakhs  6 years  Distance
 Bachelor in Design  2.24 lakhs  4 years  Distance
 Bachelor of Arts Textile  1 lakh  3 years  Distance
 Bachelor of Architecture  2.24 lakhs  4 years  Distance
 Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communication and Journalism  0.09 lakhs  3 years  Distance
 Bachelor of Fire and Health Safety Environment Management  0.6 lakhs  3 years  Distance
 M.Arch. Construction Management  0.64 lakhs  2 years  Distance
 M.Arch. Urban and Regional Planning  1.44 lakhs  2 years  Distance
 M.Sc. Bio-Technology  0.64 lakhs  2 years  Distance
 M.Sc. Industrial Engineering  0.64 lakhs  2 years  Distance
 MA Fashion Administration  0.8 lakhs  2 years  Distance
 MBA Marketing and Manufacturing  0.45 lakhs  2 years  Distance
 Master of Architecture  0.64 lakhs  2 years  Distance
 Master of Business Administration Finance  0.45 lakhs  2 years  Distance
 Master of Business Administration General  0.45 lakhs  2 years  Distance
 Master of Business Administration HRD  0.45 lakhs  2 years  Distance
 Master of Science Fashion Design  0.8 lakhs  2 years  Distance
Master of Science Food Science 0.8 lakhs 2 years Distance

Yashwantrao Chavan Maharashtra Open University Affiliated Colleges List

Colleges Location Estd Ownership
Thakur Institute of Aviation Technology, Mumbai Mumbai, Maharashtra 2006 Private
Oasis Institute of Health Sciences and Research Centre, Pune Pune, Maharashtra 2005 Private
Institute of Design Environment and Architecture, Nashik Nashik, Maharashtra 2010 Private
Holy Family Institute of Nursing Education, Mumbai Mumbai, Maharashtra 2005 Private