In the year 1999, U.P. Rajarshi Tandon Open University (UPRTOU) appeared at Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India. The prime focus of the university is to offer higher education opportunity to the most number of the people of the nation. Most of the students who are pursuing higher education from the university are from remote areas, working executives, professionals and homemakers. Apart from providing higher education, it also offers career guidance and counseling facility to the students. University offers equal educational opportunity, research training and facilities to the students irrespective of caste, religion, gender, age that is why the UPRTOU is the most desirable open university of the country.
Programs and courses of the university are designed to meet up the expectation of students, corporate and of the nation. UPRTOU offers wide courses to its students, which includes, Professional Programmes, PhD Programmes, Graduate and Post Graduate Programmes, Diploma Programmes, Certificate courses, Awareness Programmes, M.Phil in various disciplines, Computer Application Programmes, Vocational Programmes and many more.
Due to its excellent features, UPRTOU gets countless application for admission every year. However, the criteria for taking admission are not that easy. Requirement of admission varies from course to course. For admission in MBA, aspirant must be a graduate with at least 50% marks and three years of working experience at managerial or supervisory post. For MCA, applicant must have a three-year graduation degree in any discipline. For Admission in PG Diploma in computer application candidate must have a three-year graduation degree with Mathematics as a mandatory subject at 10+2 level. For admission in PG diploma in Financial Management aspirant must have a three-year graduation degree from any UGC recognized university in any discipline. For admission in certificate course in Disaster Management applicants must be a high school graduate.
Years of experience in teaching and learning makes the university first choice of admission among students for distance learning especially in the mind of students of this region.
Following are some of courses offered by the University:
Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Master of Arts (MA)
Bachelor of Commerce (BCom)
Master of Commerce (MCom)
Bachelor of Science (BSc)
Master of Science (MSc)
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
Bachelor of Computer Application (BCA)
Master of Computer Application (MCA)
Bachelor of Education (BEd)
Master of Education (MEd)
Master of Social Work (MSW)
For more information visit: http://www.uprtou.org.in