Director’s Desk

Director’s desk

Greetings and welcome to the Directorate of Open and Distance Learning, Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore. This Directorate was established in the year 2005, with an aim to provide continuing education in the field of Agriculture and allied sciences to aspiring candidates from all sectors of the society who lack the opportunity in formal education. Located in Coimbatore, DODL offers several certificate courses, Diploma in Agri Inputs and PG Diploma programmes under open and distance learning mode.

We have made significant achievements in the field of distance education in Agriculture and I am happy to inform that since inception 12,100 candidates have successfully completed various need based programmes under Open and Distance Learning mode.

The Directorate has collaborated with the various academic institutions in India for offering courses. With the valuable guidance of our Honourable Vice Chancellor and teamwork of our entire faculty, staff, employees, collaborators, stakeholders, students and public, we will be able to achieve our mission to provide agricultural education to all for sustainable development.

Dr.M.Ananthan,
Director,
Directorate of Open and Distance Learning,
Tamil Nadu Agricultural University,
Coimbatore – 641 003.