Distance Education Study Centre

 Ajara Mahavidyalaya, Ajara is a recognised Distance Education Centre for Courses offered by Shivaji University, Kolhapur. Distance Education is a generic term that includes the range of teaching learning strategies variously described as home study, correspondence education or independent study.


  • To provide an alternative non-formal channel for higher education.
  • To provide a means for continuing and life long education so as to enrich the lives of people.
  • To provide venues for access to higher education.
  • To democratize higher education by providing access to large segment of the population particularly the disadvantaged groups such as those living in remote and rural areas, including working people, women and other adults who wish to acquire and upgrade their knowledge and skills through studies in various fields.
  • To help those who wish to improve their educational qualification and are interested in undertaking advanced studies of their interest without being required to join as full time students

Study Centre Co-ordinator and Members

Member Name Designation Contact 
 Dr. Shri. S. K. Chavan Assistant Professor  9420089194
 Shri. V. G. Nevarekar Assistant Professor   9970902637

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Shivaji University Distatnce Education