Sikkim Manipal University-Distance Education


Sikkim Manipal University-Distance Education (SMU-DE) was set up in 2001 to provide professional distance learning programs.  Courses are offered in management and information technology streams and include MBA, BBA, MCA, BCA, M.Sc. (IT) and B.Sc. (IT).


All programs of SMU-DE are duly recognised by the University Grants Commission (UGC) and Distance Education Board (DEB).


Over five lakh students have graduated from SMU-DE, benefitting from the experience of core faculty and support of our personal academic advisors. Students also learn at their convenience with the SMU-DE app.


SMU-DE programs help students pursue their career while they study, thereby giving them a distinctive edge for career development.


Our students are employed in both private and public sector undertakings across a wide range of business verticals, including telecom, manufacturing, software, IT, automobiles and banking. 


The winner of several awards, including ‘Most preferred distance education university among students’, SMU-DE has helped a number of working professionals from leading corporates such as TCS, Infosys, HCL, Airtel to realise their career dreams through these conveniently delivered programs.