01-02-2015, 09:14 PM
Karnataka State Open University (KSOU), Mysore, the premiere name in the field of distance education in India. the University was founded by the Government of Karnataka to provide distance learning education in people who cannot attend full or part-time educational courses offered by universities. the University was recognized by the University for distance education Council (DEC), New Delhi. KSOU is a permanent member of Association of Indian universities (AIU), Delhi.
KSOU offers distance learning through wide-ranging programmes leading to the degree of PhD graduate level, along with a variety of diploma and certificate programs. Several multi-level, inter-linked programmes in information technology, in collaboration with the Indira Gandhi National Open University, New Delhi, in the pipeline. Karnataka State Open University gives education to students through traditional and non-traditional methods of teaching and learning.