Sikkim Manipal University Directorate of Distance Education
Sikkim Manipal University Directorate of Distance Education
Sikkim Manipal University Directorate of Distance Education was established in 2001 by the Sikkim Manipal University of Health, Medical and Technological Sciences as part of its efforts to bring education to the masses to fulfil the growing demand for professionals.
SMU is University in Sikkim which is joint venture in between Government of Sikkim & Manipal Education to offer regular & Distance course.
Accreditations / Recognition :
The University is recognized by DEC, UGC, & Ministry of HRD to offer program in 9 discipline.
Sikkim Manipal University Directorate of Distance Education provides courses in these discipline Example :
- Information Technology
- Journalism & Mass Com
- Apparel & Fashion Design
- Telecom technology
- Allied Health Science, Bio Informatics & Biotechnology
- Hospitality & Tourism.
EduNxt is the next generation learning system that fully takes advantage of modern teaching techniques to create a virtual classroom where students come together to learn from distinguished faculty and each other.
EduNxt makes it possible for students to collaborate on team – oriented learning tasks like assignments and case studies through audio, visual and IM aids.
EduNxt makes it very easy for a student to self – learn, since self – motivation has always been a Distance Learning issue.
Learners of the same course can, for example, chat with each other and faculty members in real time to clarify subject matter or read faculty blogs and comment on them.
The concept of mentoring means faculty members will be available as guides to hold your hand through the lonely process of self – study.
Features of EduNxt :
- Articles / SLM
- Industry mentor Chats.
- Academic mentor Chats.
- Peer to Peer Chats.
- Soft skills.
- Job search.
- Crack – it : Case study contest.
- Discussion forums.
- Model Question papers.
- Student space.
- Project guidance.
SMU – DE Advantage :
- art of the Manipal group; which has set standards in education for more than 50 cities and has presence in more than 300 towns.
- More than 1.5 Lac Alumni.
- Net book available pre-loaded with EduNxt, Microsoft XP and Microsoft Office, all at heavily discounted price.
- Education loan available.
- EduNxt which is the online learning portal of SMU-DE that offers live lecture, online interaction with faculty & other students, rich libraries, industry interaction, competitions & online discussion forums.
- Quality Courseware provided in advance.
- Awarded the prestigious “eINDIA 2009 award in the category – Digital Learning ICT Enabled University of the Year”.
- SMU is ISO 9001:2000 certified.
- Examinations conducted on time.
- Results declared within 6 weeks of completion of examinations.
- Mark sheets issued within a month of declaration of results.
Experience Zone :
- Experience EduNxt – http://www.smude.edu.in/ExperienceZone/Pages/ExperienceEduNxt.aspx.
- Experience MBA Program – http://www.smude.edu.in/ExperienceZone/Pages/MBADemo.aspx.
- Experience IT Program – http://www.smude.edu.in/EXPERIENCEZONE/Pages/ExperienceIT.aspx.
- Experience Fashion Designing – http://www.smude.edu.in/ExperienceZone/Pages/ExperienceFashionDesign.aspx.
What students say :
“SMUDE is showing its excellence in education field. thier long term planning and foresight is the result of all the positive feedbacks university is getting. The course module, administration, management of so many institute and maintaining standard among all of them is really not an easy task. I am proud to be a part of this University.”- Bhupesh Arora.
“India’s best Distance learning university, standard and innovative programs, standard time schedule of program, standard Course Material, Standard learning centers,overall very good experience.”- Avinash Kumar.
“It’s a very great University to learn in distance education.In this University student CAT got knowledge in there subject and Ref. books are as good as the other University. Also I thing the Examination system of this University is one of the best of other.”- Snehasis Kumar Karan.
“Edunxt is unique and wonderful platform for the stundents., I like each and evry point of the application., mentars chat., and discussion forums and other exiting events organized by the edunxt, Please continue the support to stundent like me and we will be the best and will be top of the world”- Mohammed.Rasheeduddin.
“EduNxt is the best way to learn more about the course and general things also.I have seen this kind of online quiz and all in “bized.co.uk” only.That two it has minimum questions but we have lot.Thanks to EduNxt team.”- Yagamurthy.
“Congratulations,It is the best interactive gateway in which the students can avail the facility of Education under remote access, anywhere accessibility, good course content, model question papers, interactive session,All the best to the team, keep up the good work :”- Saibi.
“Getting my graduate degree from Sikkim Manipal university was a great experience, that too in fashion design which is rare, and not provided by many universities and if you are getting it from such a reputed university which has its market value all over, you are done with the best, it helped me getting a job as soon as i passed it_____i am thankful i made the right choice for my career.” Surangma Nagpal (Fashion Design).
What employers say :
1. “Mr. Mahesh is a member of my team at BSNL. I feel his knowledge has been upgraded by the MBA he did at SMU. His skills are beneficial to our organization, and his work efficiency has improved a lot.”
Deputy General Manager,
East MP Area,
2. “As a Sikkim Manipal University Distance Education student, Mr. Debnath has been a hardworking and talented professional. He has quickly climbed the ranks and is now a Senior Team Lead Level. This is undoubtedly due to him studying in your reputed University.”
Mr. Mukesh Chawla,
Senior Manager – Projects,
Infotech Enterprises Ltd.
3. “There has been a dramatic improvement in Chinmoy after he has enrolled in Sikkim Manipal University’s Distance Education program. He has been more customer-oriented and more organized in his role. This is an indication of his understanding of how businesses run in the real world.”
Mr. Prasad Kodali,
Head – IT & Operations,
Timken Engineering & Research,
Important links :
Course Related information : www.smude.edu.in.
YouTube Channel : www.youtube.com/edunxt.
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