Institute of Distance & Online Learning (IDOL)

Chandigarh University Institute of Distance & Online Learning (IDOL)

With the aim of providing affordable Distance Education, Chandigarh University has entered into Distance & Open Learning. To cater and fulfil the needs of learners, who are unable to complete their education due to different reasons, Chandigarh University focuses on student-centric quality and online education for aspirants. Chandigarh University (Punjab) adheres to create excellence in Distance & Open Learning by providing the best through technology interface. Learning Management System (LMS) is one such step between the institution and learner that will spread the quality education at an affordable cost.

Chandigarh University’s Learning Management System (CU LMS) is designed in such a way that you are just a click away from learning. The well-designed study material provides the learner with the flexibility to plan their studies as per their distinguished requirements and renders sufficient scope for the experts to plan the e-content and delivery.

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Top 5 Reasons

to Join CU-IDOL


New Age Learning Experience

CU-IDOL offers courses through a Learning Management System (LMS)_which is user-friendly and designed with upgraded technology. With an AI integrated website that keeps students connected to the university, planning and completing a course is a reality with every distant learner. They are going to be equipped with the added advantage of online study material and access to e-library, which is going to make studies easier and interesting.


Tailor-Made Curriculum For Placements

The access to best placement support from the university is ensured once you are part of the CU-IDOL system. With a dedicated help-desk service for CU-IDOL, students can be guaranteed of their queries being addressed throughout the programme of study. CU is already known for the university with the best placements. The industry-aligned programme has been designed with consultation from the best in the industry and makes the learners industry ready when they clear the programme.


Affordable Education
For All

CU-IDOL offers an affordable fee structure, without compromising on the quality. Compared to other universities offering distant education, CU-IDOL ensures the best outreach thus making education a possibility for many. Added to this is the advantage of having the option of flexible choice-based credit system, which means students can add value to their degree by learning subjects in the form of majors, minors and open electives.


Guidance A Call

The university has a dedicated help desk service for CU-IDOL students to address their queries and guide them throughout the programme of study. Enrolled students can seek help when facing any problem.


Interactive Workshops Are Added Advantage

Numerous workshops and seminars held in the campus to enhance the course-related and beyond knowledge of the students. Be it curricular, or other activities CU’s distance learning students will have full access to various campus events.

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Chandigarh University MA English Distance Education


M.A. (English)

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Chandigarh University MA Psychology Distance Education

M.A. (Psychology)

M.A. (Psychology)

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Chandigarh University MBA Distance Education



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Chandigarh University MCA Distance Education



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Global Luminaries at CU

Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam at CU

Engineers play crucial role in Nation Building and Universities play crucial role in making quality engineers who through their work serve society and mankind. I see lot of enthusiasm in students at University campus who will use their skills in making India a developed nation.

Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam

Former President of India

Prof. Roger Konberg at CU

Pursue research with absolute confidence and assurance that every new knowledge that you will find or possess will ultimately have its own benefit as no Research can be initiated without the ultimate aim to deliver products and services that are relevant or importance to the mankind.

Prof. Roger Konberg

Noble Laureate and Scientist from USA

Prof. (Dr.) Muhammad Yunus at CU

I am delighted to be here in Chandigarh University, I see lot of enthusiasm and innovative ideas. I feel like I am in Harry Potter Movie and all the magicians are here doing wonderful things. Not every University can do that with such commitment and dedication that I see here.

Prof. (Dr.) Muhammad Yunus

Nobel Laureate & Chancellor - Glasgow Caledonian University, UK

Mr. Suraj Chettri at CU

What I see here that is remarkable as compared to other universityies is the active involvement of students in deciding what is right, what is wrong.

Mr. Suraj Chettri

Head of Human Resources Airbus & Airbus Group

How Distance Learning Boosted My Career?


Enrolling myself with distance learning program provided me with the freedom to study as per my convenience. It was definitely an experience worth remembering.

Meenu Bhardwaj

Associate Dean - International Relations

I opted for the program keeping my personal passion and eagerness to learn about the management. Being a working professional, the distance learning program has given my career a boost.

Sanjay Sharma

Purchase Manager

Things that I liked about distance education is the flexibility and convenience to learn. The course was very rewarding and enabled me better prospects in my present job. I can pave my ways through various scenarios in both professional and personal life.

Harmeen Virmani

Soft Skill Trainer

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