GITAM University Distance Education Admission, Courses & Fee Structure 2019-2020

University Name
GITAM University Distance Education
Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh
Approved By
Private University

GITAM University Distance Education, Visakhapatnam is a Private University located in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh. Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management, popularly known as GITAM University Distance Education, Visakhapatnam, was founded on a unique day 09-09-2009 by an inspired group of eminent intellectuals and industrialists of Andhra Pradesh led by Dr. MVVS. Murthi, former Member of Parliament and popular philanthropist.

GITAM University is a World-class university recognized for the experimental learning it offers the good faculty the stellar research laboratories and academic vibrancy and cosmopolitan culture. The New President of GITAM Group Takes Charge, He is M. Sribharat.

Center for Distance Learning (CDL) of the university is determined to impart education to those individuals who are unable to opt any regular courses due to various conditions such as financial constraint or any other reasons. The center for the distance education is approved by the joint committee of UGC-AICTE-DEC and recognized by the Distance Education Bureau (DEB).

GITAM Offers a Wide range and Better education, innovative programs, UG and PG courses, Leading to Diploma. The Programmes are offered mainly to the needs of the learners for Certification, Self-Enrichment, Improvement of Skills, Diversification of Knowledge, etc. The motto of the Distance Education is to offer the best quality of the program same like as regular courses. It’s at a very affordable cost.

GITAM University Distance Education Admission

If students are eligible to get admission they can take admission in the course, after completing the higher secondary class, with minimum 55 percentile marks score for the general category students and 50 percentile for the reserved candidates, students can get admission, in graduation course, and if you have graduation degree you are able to take admission in PG course.

The university application process is both, To apply in any program which offered by the university, candidates required to follow the mentioned below steps.

Online mode:

  • Go to the university official website (
  • On the home page move on the admission tab.
  • Then click on the “Online admission” under the admission tab.
  • Open the application form, fill up all details as required.
  • After filling all details check it again then click on the register button.
  • Save it and take print of admission form.
  • Attach all documents and submit it.

Offline mode:

  • Candidates can download application form from the university website link, or they can also obtain an application form from the university campus, by submitting DD(Demand draft) for Rs. 200/-, or for the enclosing application for Requesting post-DD is Rs.250/-.
  • Then fill the all details as required, after filling the all details check it properly.
  • Make the demand draft in favor of the university. Send the filled application form to the mentioned address along with required documents and DD.

Director Centre for Distance Learning, GITAM, Rushikonda, Visakhapatnam.
Pin code: 530045

Note: Candidate can pay the Payment through the Net banking/Debit card/Credit Card/Indian Bank Challan/Demand draft.

GITAM University Distance Education Admission 2019 for Eligibility and Criteria:

  • For MBA Course: Interested Candidates must have clear the UG of GITAM University or any University except BFA and BOL recognized by GITAM University as equivalent thereto.
  • The professional qualification candidate is also eligible to take admission in MBA course. for a professional qualification such as BE/B.Tech/B.Pharm/Medicine/Law/CA/ICWA/ACS/AMIE/AIETE, etc. is also eligible.
  • For MCA Course: Candidate must have passed the UG Degree of GITAM University or any reputed university except BFA and BOL recognized by GITAM University as it’s equivalent. and apart from this candidate who has completed professionals qualifications such as BE/B.Tech/B.Pharm/B.Sc/BA/B.Com/BA/Medicine/Law/CA/ICWA/ACS/AMIE/AIETE,etc. it is also applying the admission of MCA.
  • For PG Course: Candidate should have completed 3 or 4 years UG degree of any university recognized by GITAM University as it’s equivalent thereto.
  • For DCA Course: Candidate must have passed the two-year Intermediate exam and exam conducted by the board of Intermediate Education of Andhra Pradesh or any exam or 12th equivalent thereto recognized by GITAM University.

GITAM University Distance Education Features:

  • Knowledge oriented programs
  • Affordable cost of study
  • Study centers
  • transparency in the examination process and result declaration

Examination fee:

Candidates have to pay examination fee along with tuition fee

  • BA/ B.Com/ Diploma/ PG Diploma: Rs. 550/- (For entire exam).
  • MCA/ M.Com/ MA/ M.Sc: Rs. 750/- (For entire exam)
  • MBA: Rs.1200/- (For entire exam)

Provisional cum Consolidated Grade Certificate: Rs. 200/- (To be paid with Final semester/year fee).

Registration Fee:

Candidates have to pay an additional amount of Rs.300/- for any program, toward admission and application fee charge along with the 1st-year fee.

Recognition fee:

(This is only for other university’s candidates) in the adding to the tuition fee, candidates who have cleared qualifying examination form the other universities, they have to pay Rs.500/- amount along with the 1st-year fee.

Courses of GITAM University Distance Education With Fee Structure:

Semester wise Programmes & Fee Structure
Program1st Sem2nd Sem3rd Sem4th SemTotal
MBA HRM1200012000120001200048000
MBA General1200012000120001200048000
Yearwise Programmes & Fee Structure
Program Name1st Year2nd Year3rd YearTotal
BA (Politics, Public Administration & Sociology)2200150015005200
BA (History, Economics & Psychology)2200150015005200
MA (Economics)270027005400
PG Diploma in Communication Skills25002500
MA (English)270027005400
Diploma in Communicative English25002500
M.Sc. (Biotechnology)160001400030000
BA (History, Public Administration & Sociology)2200150015005200
Diploma in Computer Applications25002500
Diploma in Environmental and Sustainable Management25002500

Affiliated Colleges List of GITAM University Distance Education:

Hyderabad Business School, GITAM University, Hyderabad
 Hyderabad, Telangana
GITAM Institute of Technology, Visakhapatnam
 Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh
GITAM School of International Business, Visakhapatnam
 Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh
GITAM School of Technology, Bengaluru
 Doddaballapura, Karnataka
GITAM Institute of Management, Visakhapatnam
 Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh
GITAM Institute of Medical Sciences and Research, Visakhapatnam
 Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh
School of Law, GITAM University, Visakhapatnam
 Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh
Bengaluru School of Management Studies, Bengaluru
 Bengaluru, Karnataka
GITAM Institute of Pharmacy, Visakhapatnam
 Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh

Faculty of GITAM University Distance Education:

Name of Faculty
Dr. MVVS Murthi
Dr. B.N.D. Narasinga Rao
V. Ravi Shankar
Assistant Professor
Dr. K. Manjunathachari
B.E., M.Tech., Ph.D.
S. Siva Prasad
Assistant Professor
T Babu Rao
Assistant Professor
B.Tech., M.Tech.
Dr. Melissa Helen
Associate Professor
Dr. K. Maruthi Prasad
Associate Professor
Dr. R.Balaji Rao
Associate Professor

Contact Details:

  • Address: Center for Distance Learning, Gandhi Nagar, Rushikonda, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh.
  • Pin code: 530045
  • Phone: 0891-2866455, 2866466
  • Email: