Dr B.R. Ambedkar Open University (Dr.BRAOU), formally known as Andhra Pradesh Open University, was established in 1982 by an act of the state legislature. Admission for various PG programmes, M.Phil. & Ph.D. Programmes has been stated. The main objective of the University is to bring the benefits of higher education to all sections of the society to meet the changing individual and social needs. The University has been offering 3-Year Undergraduate Programme since 1983 in Arts, Commerce, and Science. Interested candidates can check all the details of BRAOU admissions 2018 from this page given below.

Latest: BRAOU has released admission dates for UG programmes, also, admit card for M.Phil & Ph.D entrance test has been released, scroll down to check the same.

BRAOU Admission 2018

Several Postgraduate, Diploma and Certificate Programmes in various disciplines have been launched besides research Programmes leading to M.Phil. and PhD. All the Programmes offered by the University are recognized by the UGC/ DEC.

BRAOU Entrance Exams

BRAOU PG Admission 2018

Dr B.R. Ambedkar Open University has issue the notification for admission to MA, M.Com, M.Sc, MBA, MLISc, BLISc, PG Diploma and Certificate Programmes for the academic year 2018-19. The dates of the admission process are mentioned in the table below:

Events Dates 
PG Programmes
Commencement of Admissions 21 Jun 2018
Last Date for Registration & Submission of Online Applications 15 Sep 2018
Last Date for Registration & Submission of Online Applications with Late
A fee  of Rs 200/-
29 Sep 2018
UG Programmes
Commencement of Admissions 26 Jun 2018
Last Date for Registration & Submission of Online Applications 25 Sep 2018
Last Date for Registration & Submission of Online Applications with Late
A fee  of Rs 200/-
01 Oct 2018
  • Click here to check the detailed schedule for UG programmes.
  • Click here to check the detailed schedule for PG programmes.

Admission Registration: Candidates can register themselves from following links according to their year of Admission.

  • Click here to register for PG First Year Admission Registration.
  • Click here to register for PG Second Year Admission Registration.
  • Click here to register for PG Third Year Admission Registration.

PG Courses Eligibility Criteria

Application Form

  • Admissions are through Online. For details visit the official website www.braouonline.in
  • Admission Prospectus has been available on the University Portal.
  • Mode of Payment: a) Cash through T.S./A.P. Online (or) b) Credit Card/ Debit Card.

Duration and Fee Structure

BRAOU M.Phil and PhD. Admission 2018

Dr B.R. Ambedkar Open University (Dr.BRAOU) has started the admission process for M.Phil and Ph.D programmes. Candidates can check the details regarding these programmes from below.

Admit Card

The admit card for M.Phil and Ph.D entrance test has been released by BRAOU. Candidates can download the same from the link provided below.

Admit Card: Click Here to download the admit card.

Application Form

Application Form for Admission into Master of Philosophy (M.Phil.)/Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) The programme has been released.

Application Fee:

Demand Draft for Rs. 500 (Rupees Five Hundred only) drawn on any nationalized bank in favour of “The Registrar, Dr. B. R. Ambedkar Open University, Hyderabad”. Separate applications have to be submitted for M.Phil. and Ph.D. programmes if the candidate wants to apply for both.

Eligibility

A candidate should possess Master’s Degree in the subject concerned from a recognized university, with a minimum of 55% (50% in the case of SC/ST/PH candidates) of marks for admission into both M.Phil. and Ph.D. programmes.

Admission Procedure

Admission into M.Phil. and Ph.D. programme shall be through an entrance examination (written test) followed by an interview. However, the applicants qualified at the UGC /CSIR / JRF /NET /SLET /M.Phil. /GATE tests are exempted from appearing for the entrance test provided they register themselves for the admission by paying the requisite fee.

How to apply

The candidates can download the Application-cum-Prospectus for M.Phil. and Ph.D. programmes from the university website www.braou.ac.in and submit the filled-in application form along with photocopies of certificates of the qualifying examination with marks memos and a Demand Draft for Rs. 500 (Rupees Five Hundred only) drawn on any nationalized bank in favour of “The Registrar, Dr. B. R. Ambedkar Open University, Hyderabad”. Separate applications have to be submitted for M.Phil. and Ph.D. programmes if the candidate wants to apply for both.

Syllabi and Model Question paper

Candidates interested for admission in M.Phil and Ph.D. programme need to study according to the syllabus and practice the model test papers provided here. The link provided here contains syllabi and question papers for various M.Phil and Ph.D. programmes

Syllabi and Question paper: Click here to check Syllabi and model question paper for M.Phil and Ph.D. programmes.

  • Click here for more details regarding M.Phil and Ph.D. programmes.

BRAOU UG Admission 2018

Dr B.R. Ambedkar Open University offers three years Undergraduate (U.G) Programmes leading to the award of B.A, B.Com, and B.Sc Degrees. All the programmes of the University are recognized by Distance Education Bureau (DEB), UGC, New Delhi. Admissions to these programmes are open to all Citizens of India without any restrictions. However, the area of operation of the University is confined to the States of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh only. The minimum duration of the U.G. Programme is three years. The maximum period allowed for completion of the U.G. Programme is six years from the years of admission. The list if important dates of the admission process are given below:

Events Dates (Revised)
Starting date of application form 28 May 2018
Last date for submission of application form 16 Jul 2018
Spot Registration 17 to 18 Jul 2018
Date of Eligibility Test 22 Jul 2018
  • Click here to check the detailed schedule for UG programmes.

Application Form

Interested candidates can apply online for BRAOU UG Admission 2018. Before going to apply candidates must ensure their eligibility criteria and all other details carefully. The link to fill up the application form is provided below for the sake of candidates.

  • Process Over..!!

Candidates have to pay Rs.300/- (Rs.Three Hundred only) by Debit/Credit card through university website OR for Rs.310/- (Three hundred and ten only) at any TS/A.P Online Franchise Centre towards Registration Fee and obtain Challan.

Collect a print out of the Registration Form and keep it for your reference.

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates who do not possess Intermediate (or) its Equivalent Qualification are eligible to appear for the Eligibility Test for seeking admission into I year of the B.A./B.Com/B.Sc (3 Year Degree Programmes) for the Academic Year 2018-19, provided they have completed 18 years of age by 1st July 2018. Candidates who do not complete 18 years by 1st July 2018 are not eligible to appear for the Eligibility Test.

Direct Admissions: Candidates who have passed:

  • The Intermediate or its equivalent examination; or
  • 10+2 from National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS) / AP Open School Society (APOSS)
  • The two-year ITI or two-year vocational course after S.S.C. and other examination.
  • The pass outs of Eligibility Test.

Entrance Test

The test will be conducted in English, Telugu & Urdu media at the Regional Coordination Centers/study centres of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Open University,

Programme Structure

The University is following the Choice Based Credit System (CBCS) from the Academic Year 2017-2018. Choice Based Credit System is a well designed and comprehensive education system to meet the ever-growing needs of the society and create an environment to accommodate innovations. It is a flexible system where the student is at a liberty to learn at his own place and also allows inter-institutional credit transfer. lt provides greater choice to select elective courses from a wide range of courses. Providing enhanced learning opportunities and greater choice, it forms a foundation for a skill development for producing employable graduates. Various components have been formulated in a way to fulfil scholastic needs and aspirations of student diversity. This system also allows the students to transfer their credits from one institution to another institution.

Fee Structure

S.No. DESCRIPTION AMOUNT IN RUPEES
1 UG FIRST YEAR TUITION FEE FOR ET PASSED CANDIDATES 2000
2 UG FIRST YEAR TUITION FEE FOR INTERMEDIATE/POLYTECHNIC / 2 YEARS ITI CANDIDATES & ET PASSED (Last 4 years) 2150
3 SECOND YEAR TUITION FEE FOR UG 2000
4 THIRD YEAR TUITION FEE FOR UG 2000
5 SECOND YEAR PRACTICAL FEE FOR UG (for One Subject) 1200
6 THIRD YEAR PRACTICAL FEE FOR UG (for One Subject) 1200

Official website: www.braou.ac.in

For more details about 

Telangana Admission  Distance Education

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