Utkal University is the 17th Oldest University in India located in Bhubneshwar, Odhisa. It was established in 1943 and also known as Vani Vihar. This is the largest affiliating university in the country with 267 affiliated general colleges, 15 law colleges, 6 medical and pharmacy colleges.
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The Directorate of Distance and Continuing Education (DDCE) a constituent directorate of the Utkal University has the following objective:
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- To provide equal opportunity for higher education through distance mode.
- To promote continuing education.
- To enable learners to overcome barriers: geographical, socio-economic and gender etc.
- To provide an opportunity to adult and working population to upgrade their knowledge, skill and qualifications and to advance their career perspective.
- To provide an opportunity to those who are unable to pursue higher education in the conventional mode of teaching.
Utkal University has released the Application form for session 2018-2019 for admission to the courses offered. The Application Forms are available for Management Programs, Computer Science Application Program, Post Graduation (Distance), Under Graduate Program (Distance). The last date for the submission of the form without late fee is 30th July 2018 and from 31st July 2018 to 31st August 2018, the submission will be with late fee of Rs. 500/-. Find the Application links below.
Utkal University 2018 Application Form
The Application form for admission is now available by the University. Candidates are required to fill up the Application Form in completion providing all the required details in the form.
For Management Programs Application Form- Click Here
For Computer Science and Application- Click Here
For Post Graduation (Distance) Program- Click Here
For BA (Hons) Distance Program – Click Here
For B.Com (Hons) Distance Program- Click Here
Steps to fill the Application Form
The candidates may follow the below-mentioned points to fill the Application form for admission:
- Visit the website of the university.
- Select the programme for which seeking admission.
- Fill your name in BLOCK LETTER.
- Fill your Parent/Guardian name in BLOCK LETTER.
- Enter your Date of Birth in DDMMYYY format.
- Select your category (Gen/SC/ST/OBC)
- Fill your Address of correspondence and Permanent Address.
- Give valid mobile number and email if for communication in future.
Courses Offered by DDCE, Utkal University
|Programmes||Name of the course|
|Under Graduate Program||B.A. Pass/ General|
|B.A. Hons. in Education|
|B.A. Hons. in History|
|B.A. Hons. in Odia|
|B.A. Hons. in Political Science|
|B.A. Hons. in Urdu|
|B.A. Hons. in Sanskrit|
|B.A. Hons. in Sociology|
|B.Com. Hons. in Account|
|B.Com. Hons. in Management|
|Management Programme||MBA (2 Yr.)Distance)|
|MBA 2 Year Evening Program (Regular Face to Face Mode)|
|IMBA / BBA|
|P.G. Diploma in Financial Management|
|P.G. Diploma in Marketing Management|
|P.G. Diploma in Human Resource Management|
|P.G. Diploma in Tour & Travel Management|
|P.G. Diploma in Dietetics & Nutrition Management|
|P.G. Diploma in Production & Operation Management|
|P.G. Diploma in Banking & Insurance Management|
|Post Graduation||M.A. Economics|
|M.A. Political Science|
|M.A. Public Administration|
|Master in Social Work (MSW)|
|Computer Science & Application Programme||MCA (3 Yr.)|
|MCA (2 Yrs. Lateral)|
|M.Sc. Computer Science & Application|
Utkal University Admission Dates
|Admission Process starts||June 2018|
|Last Date with usual fee||30th July 2018|
|Last Date with late fees Rs.500/-||31st August 2018|
Eligibility Criteria for Utkal University Admissions
The candidates seeking admission may check their eligibility criteria from the table given below.
|MBA||Bachelor Degree holder in any discipline or equivalent and qualifying in the Entrance Test|
|MBA Evening||Bachelor Degree holder in any discipline or equivalent. Those born before 1 st June1983. Only working personnel with at least 3years work experience are eligible. Selection through Entrance Test and Personal Interview|
|M.A. Economics||Any graduate BA/ B. Com/ B. Tech/B.A. LLB/ B. Sc. LLB/ B.Com LLB etc.|
|M.A. Education||Any graduate from Utkal University or Any other University with Education as a subject (Hons /Pass / Elective) at graduation level. Those with B.Ed / D.Ed/ Any other recognized teacher’s training program under Government/ Board/University are also eligible. Those who are in teaching profession with at least 5 years experience may be granted waiver at the discretion of DDCE.|
|M.A. English||Any graduate with English as a subject from Utkal University or any other University recognized by Utkal University is eligible to take admission.|
|M.A. in Hindi||Any graduate with Hindi as a subject from Utkal University or any other University recognized by Utkal University under 10+2+3 is eligible to take admission.|
|M.A. History||Any graduate from Utkal University or any other University recognized by Utkal University is eligible to take admission.|
|M.A. Odia||Any graduate (with Odia as subject at least +2 level) from Utkal University or any other University recognized by Utkal University under 10+2+3 is eligible to take admission.|
|M.A. Political Science||Any graduate from Utkal University or any other University recognized by Utkal University is eligible to take admission.|
|M.A. Public Administration||Any graduate from Utkal University or any other University recognized by Utkal University is eligible to take admission.|
|M.A. Sanskrit||Any graduate with Sanskrit as a subject from Utkal University or any other University recognized by Utkal University under 10+2+3 is eligible to take admission. Answers are to be written in Devanagiri|
|Master in Social work||Any graduate from Utkal University or any other University recognized by Utkal University under 10+2+3 is eligible to take admission.|
|M.Com||B.Com, BBA from Utkal University or any other University recognized by Utkal University, Chartered Accountants, Company Secretaries and Cost Accountants are eligible for admission.|
|PGDIM HRM/MM/FM/DNM/TTM/POM||Bachelor Degree holder in any discipline or equivalent. Selection through Entrance Test|
|PGDBIM||Bachelor Degree holder in any discipline or Equivalent. Those born after 31st May 1993 are only eligible. SC/ST Students would enjoy usual relaxation. Selection through Entrance Test and Personal Interview.|
|IMBA/BBA||+2 or equivalent, Selection through Entrance Test and Personal Interview.|
|MCA(Both 2 and 3 years)||A. Any Graduate Degree under 10+2+3 pattern recognized by the Utkal University with pass in Mathematics or Statistics as a subject at least of +2 or Senior Secondary Level are eligible for 3 year course . OR
B.Those who have Passed Bachelor of Computer Application (BCA)/Bachelor of Science with Computer Science (Hon’s) / Bachelor of Science in Information Technology (B.Sc.(IT)) / Bachelor of Science in Information Technology & Management (B.Sc.(ITM)) recognized by Utkal University are eligible for 2 year course . OR
Those Graduate who do not fulfill the conditions as above (i.e either A or B ) can be admitted but they are required to pass two additional mathematics papers along with first semester and/or second semester. Unless they clear the mathematics papers they cannot be admitted to the 3 rd Semester . Such candidates are eligible for 3 year course. The first and second semesters shall be waived for all those who have passed BCA / B. Sc. ( Comp. Sc ( H ) ) / B. Sc ( IT ) / B. Sc ( ITM ) i.e. conditions under B . They shall be directly admitted into third semester. SELECTION THROUGH ENTRANCE TEST AND PERSONAL INTERVIEW.
Utkal University Admission Procedure
For admission, candidates have to fill the application form which shall be available on the university website. The DDCE follows first come first serve principle, so candidates are advised to submit the application form as soon as possible.
There will be Online Admission Test for Management Program and MCA Program and it will follow Rolling system. Candidates have to appear Online Test at DDCE on any working day. Those who secure qualifying marks can take admission immediately. Conduct of online admission Test is always is subject to availability of seats.
|Course/ No. of Seat||Mode/Medium of Instruction||Selection process||Admission schedule & Other|
|MBA, P.G. Dip. HR / M M / D &NM / FM/ T&TM/ PO M ( 500)||Distance/English||A. On line admission Test at D D C E for Business Management and Computer Science Programme.
B. Personal interview (in addition to on Line Test) for M B A Evening, P.G Dip in Banking and Insurance Management and MCA course.
C. Online Test shall consist of 100 Multiple Choice Questions covering Reasoning, Comprehension, English Language and Quantitative Techniques.
D. The result shall be published on our website on the same day. No other communication shall be sent to you.
E. Rolling online Test shall be conducted subject to availability of seats.
|Apply Online and submit the printout along with a set of attested copies of mark sheets and certificates from 10 th class onwards. Personally, submit it or send by post.
You shall be allotted a slot for appearing the online test at DDCE. The result would be published on the same day. On selection produce all your originals for verification. On verification payment advice shall be generated by DDCE. You are required to make payment and take admission within 7 days from the selection.
|MBA / BBA (100)||Distance/English|
|MCA /M.Sc. Computer Sc/MIT (40)||Regular/ English||–|
|MCA – Lateral Entry (40)||Regular/ English|
|MBA Evening (40)||Regular/ English|
|P.G. Dip. in Banking & Insurance Mgt. (24)||Regular/ English|
|B.A.( Pass & Hons.) Unlimited||Distance/ English/ Odia||First come first serve||to Apply online. Upload photograph and signature. Take a print out. For assistance you may visit DDCE. Attach all mark sheets and certificates 10th class onwards. Visit DDCE office with originals for spot admission. On verification of your eligibility and originals and submission of CLC and/or migration certificate, a demand note shall be generated. On payment of fees in cash at bank or demand drafts, you shall be admitted.
FOR DETAILS AND UPD ATES VISIT AT: www.ddceutkal.ac.in
|B.Com.( Pass & Hons.) Unlimited||Distance/ English|
|M.A Education (200)||Distance/ English|
|M.A Economics (200)||Distance/ English|
|M.S.W. (200)||Distance/ English|
|M.A (History / Political Science / English / Public Admin /Sociology.) (200||Distance/ English|
|M.A (Odia)(200)||Distance/ Odia|
|M.A Sanskrit (200)||Distance/ Sanskrit in Devanagari|
|M.A. Hindi (200)||Distance/ Hindi|
|M.Com. (200)||Distance/ English|
Candidates Selection Process for Admission
The selection of the candidates will be done according to the points given below:
- There will be Online admission Test at DDCE for Business Management and Computer Science Programme.
- Personal interview (in addition to on Line Test) shall be conducted for MBA Evening, P.G Diploma in Banking and Insurance Management and MCA course.
- Online Test shall consist of 100 Multiple Choice Questions covering Reasoning Comprehension, Quantitative Techniques and English Language.
- The Rolling online Test shall be conducted subject to availability of seats.
- For B.A/B.Com and M.A courses the selection process is First come first serve.
- There is a provision of reservation according to which 22.50% of seats shall be reserved for Scheduled Tribe Students & 16.25% of seats shall be reserved for Scheduled Caste students.
Documents Required for Admission
The candidates should note that following documents are required at the time of admission:
- A set of self-attested copies of mark sheets and certificates from 10th class onwards along with originals are required for verification.
- Original C.L.C. and Migration Certificate (for the Candidates from other than Utkal University).
- Category certificate for SC/ST/OBC candidates.
- Each candidate is required to carry a photo identity proof ( Adhar Card/Driving license / Pan Card / Voter’s I Card or Identity card issued by employer / educational institute etc.) for the online test for Management and Computer Science Programme.
Utkal University Result
The result will be published on the same day. The candidates have to visit university website: http://www.ddceutkal.ac.in. The candidates who will appear in the exam will be able to check their marks and rank secured by them. No other communication shall be sent to the candidates.