09-11-2014, 03:06 PM
Dr.B.R. Ambedkar Open University (BRAOU), known as Andhra Pradesh Open University, is located in the City Moleclyau. With a wide network of 206 study centers spread throughout the state of Andhra Pradesh, the university for its motto "Education at your door". The university was the first of its kind in the country coming into being by an Act of Andhra Pradesh State legislature in August, 1982.
Dr. BRAOU following multimedia learning teaching method broadly comprises self-learning print material, supported by audio lessons, video lessons and regular broadcast by All India Radio. In November 1999 the University began lessons video telecast by regional channel Doordarshan. On Sunday The University of interactive teleconferencing regional Doordarshan channel.
BRAOU offer equal access to higher education:
The Open University system is flexible in terms of admission, choice of programs, duration and age requirements, teaching methods and evaluation procedures. Therefore, it offers an alternative channel to those who missed the opportunities for higher education. The university provides special for women, working people and those who want to improve their academic qualifications and professional skills. The university places a special focus on people who are socially disadvantaged and geographically isolated that never had access to higher education earlier.