U.P. Rajarshi Tandon Open University (UPRTOU) – was established under the Act No. 10/1999 passed by U.P.Legislature and assented to by the governor of U.P. The University was established on March 24, 1999. UPRTOU is situated in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh. The University is the only Open and Distance learning university in Uttar Pradesh. UPRTSOU was established with the mission and vision of making education available for everyone and providing opportunities of higher education to the weaker sections. Check the article for more information on U.P. Rajarshi Tandon Open University (UPRTOU).

U.P. Rajarshi Tandon Open University

The University mission is to provide quality of education to one and all and mission is to become a virtual university. The University has eight Academic schools. There is about 600+ study centre.

UPRTSOU Programmes Offered

The University offers various programmes like

  • Under Graduate Programmes
  • Post Graduate Programmes
  • Post Graduate Diploma Programmes
  • Diploma Programme
  • Certificate Programme
  • Awareness Programmes

UPRTOU Courses Offered

The University offers different courses in different programmes. Check the table for the courses offered at the University.

Name of Programmes Courses
Under Graduate Programme Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Science
Bachelor of Commerce
Bachelor of Business Administration (General)
Bachelor of Library and Information Science
Bachelor of Arts in Tourism
Bachelor of Computer Application
Bachelor of Education
Bachelor of Education (SE)
Post Graduation Programme Master of Arts
Master of Science
Master of Business Administration
Master of Computer Application
Master of Commerce
Master of Library and Information Science
Master of Journalism
Post Graduate Diploma Programme PG Diploma in Educational Administration
PG Diploma in Vocational Guidance and Career Counselling
PG Diploma in Distance Education
PG Diploma in Environment and Sustainable Development
PG Diploma in Computer Application
PG Diploma in Human Resource Management
PG Diploma in Financial Management
PG Diploma in Marketing Management
PG Diploma in International Marketing and E-Business
PG Diploma in Product Management
PG Diploma in Journalism and Mass Communication
PG Diploma in Electronic Media Management and Film Production
PG Diploma in Translation
PG Diploma in Creative writing in Hindi
PG Diploma in Functional Hindi
PG Diploma in Gandhian thought and Peace Studies
PG Diploma in Consumer Protection
PG Diploma in Green Social Work
PG Diploma in Tourism Management
Diploma Programmes Diploma in Applied Statistics and Computer
Diploma in Early Childhood Care and Education
Diploma in Dietetics and Nutrition
Diploma in Health Education and Nutrition
Diploma in Tourism Studies
Diploma in Home Arts
Diploma in Rural Development
Diploma in Fashion Designing
Diploma in Textile Designing
Diploma in Photography
Diploma in Urdu
Diploma in Urdu Journalism and Mass Communication
Diploma in Urdu News Reading and Anchoring
Diploma in Jewellery Designing
Diploma in Paper Craft
Certificate Programmes Certificate in Applied Criminology
Certificate in HIV and Family Education
Certificate in Women Empowerment and Development
Certificate in Tourism Studies
Certificate in Yoga
Certificate in Computer Course
Certificate in Applied Statistics and Computer
Certificate in Forensic Science
Certificate in Tourism Management
Certificate in Taxation and Export-Import Management
Certificate in Post Harvest Technology and Value Addition
Certificate in Cultivation of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants
Certificate in Live Stock Production System
Certificate in Nutrition and Food
Certificate in Child Care and Nutrition
Certificate in Rural Journalism and Mass Communication
Certificate in Consumer Protection
Certificate in Human Rights
Certificate in Disaster Management
Certificate in Carpet and Textile Designing
Awareness Programme Awareness Programme in HIV and Family
Awareness Programme in Child Nutrition and Food
Awareness Programme in Child Care and Food
Awareness Programme in Yoga
Awareness Programme in Panchayati Raj
Awareness Programme in Dairy Farming


UPRTSOU Fee Structure

Check the fee structure for various courses.



There are eight Schools of U.P. Rajarshi Tandon Open University. Check the name of Schools.

  • School of Agricultural Sciences
  • School of Health Sciences
  • School of Computer and Information Sciences
  • School of Management Studies
  • School of Education
  • School of Sciences
  • School of Social Sciences
  • School of Humanities

UPRTSOU Study Centre

There is more than 600 study centre. Check the list of UPRTSOU study centre.

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