Master of Science in Distance Education / Correspondence


2 Years


INR 15K – 30K Per Year


Graduation in relevant stream


12+ Universities are offering this Course

About MSc Distance Education

M. Sc Distance Education is a 2 years postgraduate science degree program. M. Sc is an abbreviation for Master of Science program. M. Sc program imparts in-depth knowledge of the opted field of science. M. Sc is a more comprehensive and research-based program, designed to enhance the knowledge gained in Bachelors program.

M. Sc program is designed to offer extensive theoretical and practical knowledge of various science fields such as physics, chemistry, mathematics, biochemistry, zoology, etc. This degree program is an important step for students planning to pursue Ph. D programs and do research work in the future.

M. Sc degree course can be pursued in regular and distance learning mode. Aspirants who cannot join regular classroom M. Sc programs, can pursue M. Sc through Distance Education. M. Sc Distance education helps candidates to excel their knowledge in science field, without having to worry about their jobs. There are several universities in India offering M. Sc course through Distance/ Correspondence/ Online learning mode.

Recommended Universities For Distance M. SC

Singhania University, Jhunjhunu, Rajasthan

Dr. A.P.J Abdul Kalam University, Indore, Madhya Pradesh

Sri Satya Sai University of Technology & Medical Sciences, Madhya Pradesh

Kalinga University, Raipur, Chhattisgarh

Swami Vivekanand University, Sagar, Madhya Pradesh

Arunodaya University, Arunachal Pradesh

Himalayan University, Itanagar, Arunachal Pradesh

North East Frontier Technical University, Arunachal Pradesh

William Carey University, Shillong, Meghalaya

Calorx Teachers’ University, Ahmedabad, Gujrat

Swami Vivekanand Subharti University, Meerut, U.P

Jaipur National University, Jaipur, Rajasthan

Affiliations to check before selecting any University for Distance M. SC

University Grants Commission

Association of Indian Universities

Eligibility for M. SC Distance Education

Candidates with B. Sc degree are eligible to taken admission in relevant M. Sc program.

Fees for M. SC Distance Education

15K – 30K Per Year (As fees varies according to universities)

Age-Limit for M. SC Distance Education

There is no upper age-limit for pursuing M. Sc course through Distance education.

Objectives of M. SC Distance Education

To provide the program in Distance Learning mode.

Enable candidates to pursue the program without joining regular classes.

Enable aspirants to work and learn at the same time.

To make students competent for pursuing research work in the subject.

To offer the M. Sc programs at a very affordable price.

To provide detailed theoretical knowledge of selected science stream.

To make aspirants capable of applying the gained scientific knowledge in their social and professional life.

To develop communication & management skills that will help them to prosper in their career.

To train students to work in a team environment for solving real life science problems.

Career options after M. SC Distance Education

Distance M. Sc holders can get jobs in various sectors according to the specialization they have pursued. After completing M. Sc through Distance Education aspirants can get jobs in both government and private sector. Aspirants interested in doing research work can opt for Ph. D programs after completing this course.

The industries/ sectors where M. Sc holders are required and employed:

  • Chemical Industry
  • Research & Development
  • Hospitals & Clinics
  • Pharma Companies
  • Schools & Colleges
  • Self-Employment
  • Agriculture
  • Archaeological Department
  • Geological Department
  • Forest Department

Postgraduates with M. Sc Degree can pursue following job profiles:

  • Chemist
  • Researcher
  • Oceanographer
  • Clinical Psychologist
  • Pharmacist
  • Advisor
  • Biochemist
  • Lab Technician
  • Geologist