Details of Programmes

Staff Profile

  • About

    Netaji Subhas Open University is not only imparting education as an alternative to the formal system of education i.e. conventional courses, but also in areas such as vocational and non-conventional courses. The University is providing these courses so that the learners can engage themselves in income-generating livelihood.Through distance education, NSOU aims to extensively provide education that can prepare skilled workforce for the society.

    Programme Name Eligibility Duration
    Advance Diploma in Tailoring & Dress Designing Graduate (10+2+3) of any recognized university 6 months + 6 months + 1 year
    Automobile Repairing & Maintenance (Diploma) 10+2 1 year
    Certificate in Organic Agriculture & Horticulture 10+2 6 Months
    Diploma in Desktop Publishing & Networking Class X 1 year
    Diploma for Electrical Technician 10+2 1 year
    Diploma in Entrepreneurship Development and Small Business Management 10+2 or BPP 1 year
    Diploma in Fitness Management 10+2 1 year
    Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology 10+2 or equivalent (with Chemistry & Biology) 2 years
    Diploma in Nature Therapy 10+2 1 year
    Diploma in Pre Primary Teachers’ Education- Montessori (DPTE-M) 10+2 1 year
    Diploma in Refrigeration & Air conditioning 10+2 1 year
    Diploma in Safety Skill And Security Management 10+2 1 year
    PG Diploma in Cardiovascular Sonography Science Graduate (10+2+3) of any recognized university 1 year
    PG Diploma in Disaster Risk Management Graduate (10+2+3) of any recognized university 1 year
    PG Diploma in Export and Import Management (10+2+3) from recognized university 1 year
    PG Diploma in Hospital Front Office Management Graduate (10+2+3) in any subject from any recognized university in India 1 year
    PG Diploma in Modern Office Management Graduate (10+2+3) of any recognized university 1 year
    PG Diploma in Needlework & Knitting Graduate (10+2+3) of any recognized university (Girls only) 2 years
    PG Diploma in Physician Assistant 10+2+3 (B.Sc in Bio Science/ Zoology/ Botany/ Physiology or BHMS) 2 Years
    PG Diploma in Psychological Counseling Graduate (10+2+3) in social science (Civics/Pol.sc./History/geography/physical medicine( i.e. MBBS/BHMS/BAMS/BUMS), Education, Nursing (GNM), Sociology 1 year
    PG Diploma in Sports and Competitive Yoga 10+2 1 year
    PG Diploma in Taxation Graduate (10+2+3)including LLB, CA & CWA 1 year
    PG Diploma in Travel & Tourism 10+2 or BPP 1 year
  • Programme Name Eligibility Duration
    B.Ed Special Education Graduates and/or Masters with at least 50% marks (45% for SC/ST) (Admission through Entrance Test) 2 Years & 6 Months
    MA in Education Graduate (Three Years Course) with Education / B.Ed / B.Ed (SEDE). 2 Years
  • About

    The establishment of the School of Professional Studies (SPS) reflects a holistic and pragmatic approach of the University towards the professional education in the modern era. The School has been given the responsibility of conducting the courses on Commerce, Social Work, Library & Information Science.

    Programme Name Eligibility Duration
    BLIS Graduate (10+2+3)
    i. For fresher :
    45% in Hon’s subject for Hons. Graduate / 50% in aggregate for pass graduate.
    ii. For in-service candidates :
    Candidates having experience of working in a library or similar other organizations in a salaried post not below the category of clerical cadre in a Govt. Organization or equivalent for at least 3 years may be exempted from the requirement of minimum marks at the graduation level (10+2+3). Such candidates will have to submit No-objection certificate and a certificate stating the last pay drawn from his / her employer.
    1 Year
    M.Com Graduate (10+2+3) in B.Com / BBA 2 Years
    MLIS i. Bachelor of Library Science / Bachelor of Library and Information Science
    ii. Others Graduate (10+2+3) with at least 300 marks of study in Library Science / Library and Information Science / Information Science
    1 Year
    MSW Graduate (10+2+3) with Social Work / Sociology / Political Science / History / Public Administration / Economics / Anthropology 2 Years
  • About

    The School of Humanities is one of the newest entities at Netaji Subhas Open University, culled out of the erstwhile School of Humanities and Social Sciences on 5th June 2015 vide Memo No. Reg/1010 which is a follow through to clause 15.(1) of Netaji Subhas Open University 1st Statute (Revised) 2014.

    The establishment of the School of Humanities (SOH) marks a reiteration of the commitment of Netaji Subhas Open University to underline the need of devising strategies for capacity building through Humanities. With this broad goal in mind, the SOH intends to pursue serious academic research and offer programmes to learners within the precincts of the Open and Distance Learning mode. With dynamic and vibrant faculty to moot, the vision of the School is to intensify outreach through ODL so as to inculcate an ambience of cultural-literary pursuits that has always been the forte of the state of West Bengal. The mission of SOH is to foster a community, cutting across institutional lines, that will disseminate the study of language and literatures in vernaculars and English, encourage trans-literary activities, become a centre for pan-India literary confluence and in due course of time evolve as a window to the wider world from this part of the country. In a nutshell, the endeavour of the SOH will be to rear itself in the true spirit of Open Learning.

    Programme Name Eligibility Duration
    PG Bengali Graduate (3 year course) 2 Years
    PG English Graduate (3 year course) 2 Years
    PG ELT Graduate (3 year course) 2 Years