Students desirous of pursuing educational qualifications through distance mode are hereby advised to check the current status of approval / recognition of programmes of
Universities / Institutions available on DEC website www.dec.ac.in. In the absence of the DEC approval, qualifications acquired through distance mode shall not be treated recognized for the purpose of employment under Central Government.
Students are also advised not to take admission at any franchised Study Centre/Contact Point. Study Centre has to be operated by the University / Institution itself within its Territorial Jurisdiction only.