Schools of Study

The SRMIST has established different schools of study in order to develop and organize various academic programs. The distance education programmes are offered primarily under the Faculty of Science & Humanities.

School of Science and Humanities

Humanities programs would give a cutting edge to learners to develop their academic potential and also would give advantage to them in terms of professional mobility. A person who is well-versed in the subject of the humanities has an advantage to understand life, people and develop critical thinking process. The Humanities programs have been structured to include general proficiency courses along with the core fundamentals. This blend would enable learners to be job-worthy. To achieve the above objectives, the following programmes are being offered;

Programs

Eligibility

Credits

Minimum

Duration

Maximum Duration

BA Journalism and Mass Communication

HSC or equivalent

100

3 Years

5 Years

B.A. English

HSC or equivalent

96

3 Years

5 Years

M.A, English

B.A.(English) or any degree with English as one of the subjects of study at the graduation level

64

2 years

4 years

M.A, Journalism and Mass Communication B.A.(English) or any degree with English as one of the subjects of study at the graduation level 64 2 years 4 years

B.Com.

HSC or equivalent

96

3 years

5 years

M.Com. Any Bachelor degree with Accountancy or Commerce as a subject 64 2 years 4 years

School of Management

Today, an ever-expanding number of managerial personnel are required to meet the challenges of a developing country like India. Management is the art of getting things done through others. Today’s management education is becoming more and more important in that sense. The programs would develop various skills in learners needed to become professional managers and entrepreneurs. There is a large space available for learners to occupy in various functional areas of business organizations with specialization in Strategy, Marketing, Finance, Accounting, HR and Information Systems. BBA is the formative programme to branch into the specializations in Management studies.

Programs

Eligibility

Credits

Minimum

Duration

Maximum Duration

BBA

HSC or equivalent

100

3 Years

5Years

MBA (with specialization in. Human Resource, Marketing, Finance) Any Bachelor degree.
The candidate should qualify in the entrance test conducted by SRMIST
88 2 Years 4 Years

School of Performing Arts

The demand for learning performing arts without prejudice to their studies or employment as the case may be is gaining currency and the development of digital delivery modes have made it possible. SRM IST wants to promote our culture and arts and their nuances in the midst of our young generation. The School of Performing Arts aims to reach out to those who want to pursue a programme in music or dance as a passion and develop into professionals later.

Programs Eligibility Credits

Minimum

Duration

Maximum Duration
BA (Music) HSC or equivalent 100 3 Years 5 Years
BA (Bharathanatiyam) HSC or equivalent 100 3 Years 5 Years

School of Yoga

Yoga is a science well recognized globally and millions of people are taking to it for the wellbeing of mind and the body.  The UGC in India is giving utmost importance to this science and the Universities are encouraged to offer Yoga as Degree and Post Graduate programmes. M.Sc. in Yoga and Diploma in Yoga offered by SRMIST in Distance mode will cater to the needs of several employed people.

Programs Eligibility Credits

Minimum

Duration

Maximum Duration
M.SC (Yoga for Human Excellence) Any degree with any specialization 70 2 Years  4 Years
Diploma (Yoga for Human Excellence) HSC or equivalent 32 1 Year 3 Years