In this age of Globalization, where knowledge explosion along with technological advancement is impinging upon the burgeoning population to get equipped with necessary professional and academic skills for excelling in their career pursuits, the concept of technology infused distributed learning is increasingly gaining importance. This has ushered in a new era – the era of Distance Education, which has reconfigured the way a student can learn.
From home assignments/tutorials to web-based instructions and online learning, Distance Education of LPU has emerged as the most remarkable technology based innovation in education. It is bringing education to the very doorstep of the learner and is opening new paths of progression for all.
Distance Education endows unmatched flexibility to its students by virtue of which even working professionals, entrepreneurs or housewives can look forward to pursuing higher education and upgrading their knowledge and skill set while continuing to do whatever they are doing.
University ensures total transparency in the admission to its various courses (BCA, BSc.-IT, BBA, M.Sc-IT, MCA, B.Com, M.Com, MBA and various other courses in Arts and Library) as well as examination process. Almost everything is provided on line on the portal of the student. The University also provides course material in hard copy form to the desirous students.
Why LPU Distance Education
Flexibility of Time
Distance learning is much more flexible than traditional mode of the classroom. It gives the flexibility of time to you as all information is available on your portal created on LPU website after you register for the course.
No restriction of Place
The best thing about distance education is that you can study from anywhere and at any time. It does not matter that where you are living in the country, you can join the course and start learning. You have only to come to give the exams in Punjab.
Affordable fee structure
The main advantage of distance education is lower cost. The cost you spend on distance learning is much less as compared to regular learning. If you have financial constraints, you can easily afford the distance learning because some courses offered by distance educational institute are far less expensive than regular college classes.
Effective Distance education or online learning is an effective mode of learning due to its tremendous benefits, for example, there is no traveling cost, no classroom sitting and beside this, you can learn from some of the most prestigious professors or guest speakers online in each field.