03 Jul '11, 9am

Distance learning a last resort for Delhi students Yahoo News #education

New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) At a time when Delhi University (DU) colleges have put up high cut-offs for admission, its School of Open Learning (SOL) that offers distance learning courses is swamped with applications - emerging as a ray of hope for students who do not meet the high criteria of the colleges. SOL, which receives over 300,000 applications annually, offers courses in humanities and commerce streams through distance learning programmes. 'Students who find it difficult to clear the cut-offs of DU and still want the university's tag are coming for the courses here,' SOL assistant registrar S.K. Lamba told IANS. 'Some students these days want to learn and earn at the same time; so they join SOL,' he added. Many of the students joining SOL are able to pursue a vocational course as well as a course of their choice through distance learning. 'I am from a government schoo...

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