Netaji Subhas Open University (NSOU) is a public university. It was established in the year 1997 situated in Kerala. It was established to give respect to the 100th birthday of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose. It is an open university that is built to impart distance education in the students of eastern India. University is affiliated with UGC and DEC. The university provides various undergraduate (UG) admission and postgraduate (PG) admissions. With a variety of the courses it provides to its students, the university is emerging as one of the largest open universities of the country.
The university supports and provides the students with the quality education as a result of which many students from eastern India have enrolled themselves in the university. This makes the university one of the largest in eastern India. University provides UG and PG courses. The undergraduate courses offered by the university are as follows.
The students interested in applying for these courses in this university can apply by both online and offline methods. It is to be noted that the interested candidate shall check the eligibility criteria before applying. Interested candidates shall register themselves in the above-mentioned courses. The registration fees are Rs. 480. This amount includes Rs 100 for Registration, Rs 100 for Identity cum Registration Card, Rs 130 as Annual Development fee and Rs 150 is for the prospectus.
The registration procedure starts from 25th August 2019 to 8th September 2019. The direct selection of candidates in this university is based on a first cum first serve basis. The university provides 7 courses under BA programme. These courses are Bengali, history, Political science, English, Hindi, public administration, sociology and economics. In order to study these courses under the BA programme, the candidate must be eligible.
The criteria for these courses are that the candidate shall shave given and passed 10+2 school format examination or shall have passed BPP with PSS from this university (in which he is applying) or any other recognized university in the country. If the candidates wish to apply for B.Com then he shall have given and passed 10+2 school format examination or shall have passed BPP with PCO from this university (in which he is applying) or any other recognized university in the country.
The eligibility criteria for the B.Sc. courses in this university is that the candidate shall have given and passed 10+2 school format examination or shall have secured with 40% marks in the respective subject (the course in which the candidate wishes to do B.Sc.) In addition to this, the candidate shall get passing marks in the mathematics exam from this university or any other recognized university. The eligibility criteria are slightly different for the candidates who wish to do B.Sc (geography) Candidate shall have passed in 10+2 school format examination or shall have secured 50% marks in geography from this university or any other recognized university in the country.
The process for applying in this university is as follows.
- The interested candidates can download the online application form from the official website of the university.
- The Candidates shall register themselves with the above-mentioned amount (Rs 480).
- It is to be noted that the applicant shall have to pay the required fee by visiting any branch of Allahabad Bank. The applicant shall have to carry with himself the pre-printed challan that was collected at the time of online submission. The stamp shall be stamped by the coordinator on verification.
- It is advisable to carry a photocopy of the candidates’ computer-generated admission form signed and stamped by the person attending the candidate in the Study Centre.
- Submit the application form along with all the required and relevant documents at the study centre.
It is to be noted that the candidate must fill the application form with true information.