University of Madras Distance Education Chennai 2018-19

University of Madras Distance Education

Location Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Estd 1857
Ownership Government
Approved By UGC

University of Madras Distance Education is one of the oldest university in the country. It is a public state university that is Located in Chennai, Tamil Nadu. It was established in the year of 1857 and Affilaited by the University Grants Commission. The demand for the higher education was first raised in a Public Address to The Right Honourable Lord John Elphinstone G.C.H.

Pursuant to this, Lord Elphinstone made a plan for the establishment of a Central University. At the beginning, it had twin Departments first High School for the cultivation of English literature, regional language, philosophy and science and college providing instruction in the higher branches of literature, philosophy, and science.

University of Madras Distance Education offers admission in various Undergraduate, Postgraduate and other certification courses such as MBA-General, Integrated, Executive, MCA & M.Sc (IT) Courses for the academic year 2018. Interested candidates have to fill their application on or before the last date of application.

Courses in University of Madras Distance Education

 Courses Fee  Duration  Mode 
 B. Sc Biotechnology  3 years  Full time
 M. Sc. Analytical Chemistry  2 years  Full time
 M. Sc. Anatomy  2 years  Full time
 M. Sc. Applied Geology  2 years  Full time
 M. Sc. Biomedical Genetics  2 years  Full time
 M. Sc. Biophysics  2 years  Full time
 M. Sc. Biotechnology (Regular and Self Supportive)  2 years  Full time
 M. Sc. Geology  2 years  Full time
 M. Sc. Industrial Microbiology  2 years  Full time
 M. Sc. Inorganic Chemistry  2 years  Full time
 M. Sc. Molecular Biology (Self-Supportive)  2 years  Full time
 M. Sc. Nanoscience and Nanotechnology  2 years  Full time
 M. Sc. Organic Chemistry  2 years  Full time
 M. Sc. Physical Chemistry  2 years  Full time
 M. Sc. Physics  2 years  Full time
 M. Sc. Physiology  3 years  Full time
 M. Sc. Zoology (Special)  2 years  Full time
 M.A. Anthropology  2 years  Full time
 M.A. Econometrics  2 years  Full time
 M.A. Human Resource Management  2 years  Full time
 M.A. Indian Economics  2 years  Full time
 M.A. Indian Philosophy  2 years  Full time
 M.A. Political Science  2 years  Full time
 M.L. (i) International Law and Organization  2 years  Full time
 M.L. (ii) Constitutional Law and Legal Order  2 years  Full time
 M.Sc Online Media Self Supportive  2 years  Full time
 M.Sc. Energy and Materials Science  2 years  Full time
 M.Sc. Polymer Chemistry  2 years  Full time
M.Sc.HRD Psychology (Regular and Self Supportive) 2 years Full time
M.Tech. Geoinformatics 2 years Full time
MA Journalism and Communication 2 years Full time
MBA 0.48324 lakhs 2 years Full time

University of Madras Distance Education Affiliated Colleges List

Colleges Location Estd Ownership
Loyola College, Chennai Chennai, Tamil Nadu 1925 Private
MOP Vaishnav College for Women, Chennai Chennai, Tamil Nadu 1992 Private
Institute for Financial Management and Research Chennai, Tamil Nadu 1970 Private
Dr. Ambedkar Government Law College, Chennai Chennai, Tamil Nadu 1891 Government
Presidency College, Chennai Chennai, Tamil Nadu Government
Chennai School of Business Excellence, Tada Sricity, Andhra Pradesh 2007 Private
Dr. MGR Janaki College of Arts and Science for Women Chennai, Tamil Nadu 1996 Private
Measi Institute of Management, Royapettah Chennai, Tamil Nadu 1987 Private
Vel Tech Ranga Sanku Arts College, Chennai Chennai, Tamil Nadu 1998 Private
Women’s Christian College, Chennai Chennai, Tamil Nadu 1915 Private
The Central Law College, Salem  Salem, Tamil Nadu  1984  Government
Stella Maris College, Chennai  Chennai, Tamil Nadu  1947  Private
New College Institute of Management, Chennai  Chennai, Tamil Nadu  1951  Government
Ethiraj College for Women, Chennai  Chennai, Tamil Nadu  1948  Private
Mohamed Sathak College of Arts and Science, Chennai  Chennai, Tamil Nadu  1991  Private
Valliammal College for Women, Chennai  Chennai, Tamil Nadu  1987  Private
Anna Adarsh College for Women, Chennai  Chennai, Tamil Nadu  1985  Private
Tagore College of Arts and Science, Chennai  Chennai, Tamil Nadu  1999  Private
SIVET College, Chennai  Chennai, Tamil Nadu  1966  Government
Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda College, Chennai  Chennai, Tamil Nadu  1946  Private
Queen Mary’s College, Chennai  Chennai, Tamil Nadu  1914  Private
Pachaiyappa’s College, Chennai  Chennai, Tamil Nadu  –  Private
Meenakshi College for Women, Chennai  Chennai, Tamil Nadu  1975  Private
Asan Memorial College of Arts and Science, Chennai  Chennai, Tamil Nadu  1994  Private
St Thomas College of Arts and Science, Chennai  Chennai, Tamil Nadu  1999  Private
Sri Muthukumaran College of Arts and Science, Chennai  Chennai, Tamil Nadu  2001  Private
Sindhi College of Arts and Science, Chennai  Chennai, Tamil Nadu  1991  Private
SDNB Vaishnav College For Women, Chennai  Chennai, Tamil Nadu  1968  Private

Contact Details

  • Address: Navalar Nagar, Chepauk, Triplicane, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600005
  • Phone: 044 2539 9422