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Mahatma Gandhi University (MGU)


We are pleased to inform you that The Mahatma Gandhi University has been granted membership to the prestigious Association of Indian Universities (AIU), New Delhi, with effect from the coming academic year. Membership was granted by the AIU governing council at a meeting held on September 2, 2013 at New Delhi with Ref. letter No. MEET/319/GC/2013/175075.

Distance education and correspondence courses are very popular among students who are not willing to take up full-time courses or in geographical locations where good universities may be a rarity. There are many good universities that provide distance education courses. However, one should be careful before devoting time to such courses and make sure that the degree is actually from a recognized university; otherwise the whole effort can go waste.

One such well known university that offers diverse courses in various fields is Mahatma Gandhi University, also known as MGU-Meghalaya. It was set up through Meghalaya State legislative Act, 2010, published in the Gazette of Meghalaya vide No.LL (B).138/2010/41. Formerly it was known as Gandhiji University. However, it should not be confused with UGC-recognized Mahatma Gandhi University which was established in 2007 in Andhra Pradesh or another university named Mahatma Gandhi University which was established in 1983.

Mahatma Gandhi University- Meghalaya offers correspondence professional degrees in various spheres that can equip the students with the necessary qualification and a degree which can help them to grab the job of their choice in their chosen career. This university is among the top universities that provide distance education programmes and the people associated with MGU- Meghalaya have a vast experience in the field of education and their respective domains.

The goal of MGU- Meghalaya is to empower the next generation with best quality education and it is authorized to award degrees as specified by the University Grants Commission (UGC) under section 22 of the UGC Act 1956. A student can get the degree as per his or her convenience. Also, because the courses are long distance education courses, one can work while earning a degree. Whether one chooses to get the study material online or at a local campus, options are many and the environment is very supportive for learning; every possible help is offered.

Students can count on MGU-Meghalaya’s challenging curriculum and recognized standing for distinction in research and teaching. MGU-Meghalaya is fast emerging as a global university which is renowned for its excellent educational facilities and its unique strength as far as entrepreneurship is concerned.

As a stepping stone for merit in teaching, learning & administration, state-of-the-art technology and teaching methodologies are used comprehensively at MGU - Meghalaya. This in turn contributes to the development of well trained human resources in our country which can meet the needs of not only our country but around the world as the intelligence of Indian students is appreciated world-wide.

Various facilities in MGU- Meghalaya include Placement cell, good infrastructure, parenting club, Science Park, and faculty members that are among the best. Various courses offered by MGU- Meghalaya are as following:

Available courses in Mahatma Gandhi University – Distance Education

Mahatma Gandhi University, Meghalaya

Management Programs
Course Name Duration More Details

Diploma of Business Administration (DBA)

1 yr


Advance Diploma of Business Administration (ADBA)

2 yrs


Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)

3 yrs


Master of Business Administration (MBA)

2 yrs


Post Graduate Diploma in Management (PGDIM)

1 yr


Post Graduate Diploma in Human Resource Management (PGDHRM)

1 yr


Post Graduate Diploma in Financial Management (PGDFM)

1 yr


Post Graduate Diploma in Operations Management (PGDOM)

1 yr


Post Graduate Diploma in Marketing Management (PGDMM)

1 yr


Post Graduate Diploma in Product Management (PGDPM)

1 yr



Information Technology Programs
Course Name Duration More Details

Diploma in Computer Application (DCA)

1 yr


Diploma in Information Technology (DIT)

1 yr


Advance Diploma in Computer Application (ADCA)

2 yrs


Advance Diploma in Information Technology (ADIT)

2 yrs


Bachelor of Computer Application (BCA)

3 yrs


Bachelor of Science in Information Technology (B.Sc (IT))

3 yrs


Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Application (PGDCA)

1 yr


Master of Science in Information Technology (M.Sc (IT))

2 yrs


Master of Computer Application (MCA)

2 yrs



Professional Programs - Hotel Management
Course Name Duration More Details

Diploma in Hotel Management (DHM)

1 yr


Advance Diploam in Hotel Management (ADHM)

2 yrs


Bachelor of Arts in Hotel Management (BA - HM)

3 yrs


Post Graduate Diploma in Hotel Management (PGDHM)

1 yr


Master of Hotel Management (MA-HM)

2 yrs



Professional Programs - Paramedical
Course Name Duration More Details

Bachelor of Science in Bio Technology (B.Sc (BT))

3 yrs


Post Graduate Diploma in Bio Technology (PGDBT)

1 yr


Master of Science in Bio Technology (M.Sc (BT))

2 yrs


Diploma in Medical Lab Technology (DMLT)

1 yr


Bachelor of Science in Medical Lab Technology (B.Sc.MLT)

3 yrs


Master of Science in Medical Lab Technology (M.Sc.MLT)

2 yrs



Professional Programs - VFX and Animation
Course Name Duration More Details

Diploam in VFX and Animation (DVFXA)

1 yr


Bachelor of Arts in VFX and Animation (BA - VFXA)

3 yrs


Master of Arts in VFX and Animation (MA - VFXA)

2 yrs



Professional Programs - Mass Communications, Advertising and Journalism
Course Name Duration More Details

Diploam in Mass Communication, Advertising & Journalism (DMCAJ)

1 yr


Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communication, Advertising & Journalism (BA - MCAJ)

3 yrs


Master of Arts in Mass Communication, Advertising & Journalism (MA - MCAJ)

2 yrs



Professional Programs - Airline, Tourisim and Hospitability Management
Course Name Duration More Details

Diploam in Airline, Tourisim and Hospitability Management (DATHM)

1 yr


Bachelor of Arts in Airline, Tourisim and Hospitability Management(BA - ATHM)

3 yrs



Professional Programs - Hardware and Networking
Course Name Duration More Details

Diploam in Hardware and Networking (DHNT)

1 yr


Bachelor of Science in Hardware and Networking(B.Sc - HNT)

3 yrs



Traditional Programs
Course Name Duration More Details

Bachelor of Arts (B.A. - History, Economics, English, Political Science)

3 yrs


Master of Arts(M.A - History, English, Economics, Political Science, Public Administration, Sociology)

2 yrs


Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com.)

3 yrs


Master of Commerce (M.Com.)

2 yrs


Bachelor of Science (B.Sc - Gen.)

3 yrs

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