DUs School of open learning to start 5 new online courses from January

Delhi University's School Of Open Learning (SOL) will start five online courses from this January, officials said on Tuesday, October 2, 2019. The five courses -- B.A Programme, B.Com, English Honours, Political Science Honours and B.Com Honours -- will be offered in online mode. "We will be starting the five courses from January next year. These courses will not only be open for students from India but also for students from other countries," said Professor C S Dubey, Director, and SOL. UGC approved all the five courses The courses have been started after the approval by the University Grants Commission. There were 22 universities that had applied for starting online courses but the UGC gave the go-ahead only to four universities, including DU, officials said. SOL is among four institutes whose proposal for the online courses was approved by UGC. The online course is aimed at attracting global students who would be able to access the course material from the University's website. The five courses are • B.A Programme • B.Com • English Honours • Political Science Honours • B.Com Honours