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GITAM University Online

GITAM University - Online Courses



Centre For Distance Learning, Gandhi Nagar, Rushikonda, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh - 530045.

Approved by
: Private
Year of Establishment
: 2009
Status of Autonomy
: Deemed University

About GITAM University Online

Gandhi Institute of Technology and Management (GITAM) is a private deemed university located in Visakhapatnam, Hyderabad and Bengaluru. The university was founded by the late Dr M. V. V. S. Murthi in Visakhapatnam in 1980. GITAM has grown into a multidisciplinary institution with campuses in Hyderabad, Visakhapatnam, and Bengaluru. It Embraces three fundamental principles - strive, serve, and thrive - forms the essence of human existence. GITAM CDL was established in 2009 with an avowed objective of reaching the unreached at affordable fee even with low income background of a student. At the same time quality of education is assured giving ample choice of courseware. Graduates going out of CDL are comparable in all aspects not only with regular students of GITAM but also with students of any university. GITAM is a university that aims to offer high-quality education that matches global standards. They believe in not only teaching subjects but also helping students grow in all aspects. This means they care about both learning in classrooms and taking part in activities outside, like sports and clubs. They also want students to experience real-world situations. At GITAM, they think research, new ideas, and working with companies are really important. This way, students can explore new things and come up with their own creations. The university is also serious about making students good citizens and leaders in the future. They teach about being responsible and having good values. GITAM is known for doing a lot for education, research, and helping the community, which makes it a respected place for learning in India. GITAM offers a range of programs through online and distance learning, including undergraduate, postgraduate, diploma, and certificate courses. The programs cover various fields of study, including technology, management, science, arts, and more, ensuring a wide range of options for students. Even though students aren't physically on campus, these programs often incorporate interactive elements such as online lectures, discussion forums, and virtual classrooms. Students have access to digital course materials, videos, readings, and assignments through online platforms GITAM typically provides online student support services, such as academic advising, technical assistance, and online libraries.

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Their mission is to deliver futuristic and comprehensive education aligned with global standards, coupled with a strong emphasis on discipline and social relevance. This objective is pursued within a serene and inspiring environment.

Flexible Learning

GITAM's online platform prioritizes flexibility, allowing students to balance their education with other commitments. The asynchronous nature of online classes enables learners to access course materials and lectures at their convenience.

Global Recognition

GITAM University is well-recognized for its academic excellence and is accredited by NAAC with an 'A+' grade. Its online programs carry the same level of quality and reputation as its traditional counterparts.

Diverse Program Offerings

GITAM University Online offers a wide spectrum of programs, spanning various disciplines, including technology, management, arts, and more. This diversity allows learners to choose programs that align with their interests and career goals.


Is there any entrance test for entry?

Yes, you have to appear for GITAM test and obtain a rank in that.

What kind of study material are provided?

Learning students receive self-instructional learning material such as written texts, assignment questions and other supplementary materials. The GCDL also makes use of other media such as video and audio programmes, computer software etc.