SMU-DE: SMU Distance MBA 2019-2020


SMU Distance MBASMU-DE is known for its distance education MBA courses. All programmes offered by Sikkim Manipal University DE are recognized by the Distance Education Council (DEC) New Delhi . SMU-DE is a member of Association of Indian University (AIU). The University is also recognized by the Union Ministry of Human Resources Development (HRD) and by the University Grants Commission (UGC).

One of the most popular distance learning course offered by SMU is MBA. In this post we will discuss about the distance education MBA admission 2019-2020, fee structure, eligibility criteria & ranking.

The Distance MBA by SMU

Now a days Market is competitive & business growths are not stable, business demands more from their employees to cope up with the upcoming challenges. It’s better if you have a MBA degree for a secure future. Catering to the huge demand for business management, distance learning courses in MBA are the best option for working professionals and students starting afresh.

To cater the demand of different business verticals SMU offers a distance MBA course with 15 specializations. The specializations are taken up by the students in the second year of their MBA.

MBA Specializations

SMU Offers the following 15 specialization in distance MBA.

SMU distance MBA specialisation chart

  1. Marketing
  2. Information System
  3. Banking
  4. Retails Operations
  5. Operations
  6. Project
  7. Total Quality Management
  8. Health Care Services
  9. Human Resource
  10. Finance
  11. Supply Chain Management
  12. International Business
  13. Environmental Management
  14. Entrepreneurial Development and Family Business
  15. Event management

Why MBA from SMU-DE

  • SMU-DE is ISO 9001: 2000 certified.
  • 725 Authorized Centers in 310 towns.
  • More than 6,500 committed and qualified mentors.
  • Strong Student Support and Engagement.
  • Online education through EduNxt: an award-winning learning delivery system.
  • Scholarships for 1500 meritorious students.

SMU Distance MBAEligibility Criteria

It’s mandatory for all students seeking admission into SMU distance MBA to take Entrance Test SMAT (SMUDE Management Aptitude Test). All eligible candidates are required to take the SMAT and secure a minimum forty percent mark for admission to the MBA program.
Although students who has already take up similar Entrance examination conducted by any other competent body may apply directly for the program.
for more details about the eligibility criteria you may visit SMU website.

Fee Structure

Sikkim Manipal University distance MBA fee structure is as follows.

Students has to pay Rs.13,500 per semester. Lateral Entry Fee is Rs.6,450/-. All the fee are subject to change time to time so we advice to cross check with the university website for correct fee structure.

How to Apply

Taking admission into Sikkim Manipal University distance MBA is pretty simple. All admissions are made through study centers. You have to Purchase an application form from the Authorized Center. Fill the application in all respects and attach the requisite documents mentioned in the application along with the course fee by way of a Demand Draft in favor of “Sikkim Manipal University, DE” payable at Manipal / Udupi and submit it at the study center.


Sikkim Manipal University has been consistently ranked among the top 10 universities offering distance education in India. Recently in a survey conducted by DNA & Indus Learning, Sikkim Manipal University MBA ranked as the 3rd best distance learning MBA program in India.

Contact Details

Sikkim Manipal University
Directorate of Distance Education
5th Mile, Tadong, Gangtok, Sikkim – 737102
1st Floor, Syndicate House, Manipal – 576104
Phone: 1800-266-7878
Website: //

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