Distance Education is an important arena in Higher Education, in the achievement of equal educational opportunities for those who do not have access to traditional classroom based learning. The Directorate of Distance Education (DDE), SRM IST holds a great potential in turning itself into a leading source of knowledge acquisition and skill development to enhance education for all and life-long learning.
The programs have been designed to be job-oriented and industry-relevant. The learners would have opportunities in exposing themselves to a multiplicity of learning experiences in the form of self-learning materials, face-to-face counseling and Web-based sources. Here are some of the features of DDE under SRM IST:
The semester system and credit–based curriculum matches universal practices