Amity is a leading educational group in India which is recognized by University Grants Commission (UGC) by the Act of State Legislature. The college has 22 campuses and 133 professional programs. Amity covers a number of fields and professions. Apart from the usual courses, Amity also offers online education via the Amity Directorate of Distance and Online Education.
Amity believes that learning is a continuous process and therefore they are making education available to all via Amity MOOC. This platform offer tuition free degree programs as well as short certificate courses which are accessible to students anywhere, anytime. This online platform offers world class education and is ideal for working professionals, housewives or students pursuing other areas of study. The courses offered by the MOOC are duly recognized and therefore can be a great aide in furthering career.
Features of Amity Online Programs
-All programs are University recognized and degrees, diplomas and certifications are issued accordingly.
-All programs are hosted by Amity via their servers in Noida
-Candidates have the option to carry on further if they fail in any subject in a semester; it is carried forward as backlog to the next semester. Thus students do not need to repeat a semester but instead resit for the exam.
-End term exam can be given online from anywhere in the world. Similarly the course content can be accessed anytime, anywhere.
-Interactive virtual classes
-Those who have missed the classes can attend it via the archived classes.
-Submissions can be made online, no hard copies required.
-Easy end of term exams online.
-Lectures by expert faculty members
-Email interaction with peers and professors
-Admissions online itself
-Regular updates and schedules made available to students online
-24X7 technical and academic support available
The Amity MOOC provides career oriented degrees and certificates via online mode. The courses have been formulated keeping the following in mind:
-Lectures are topic oriented so that students gain maximum knowledge about the topic and it is resourceful.
-Amity makes sure to provide students with the best industry professionals as its teaching faculty so that students are well aware of the industry standards and are able to learn from the best.
-There is a lot of emphasis on outcome based learning so that students can benefit from the curriculum.
-Students can track progress via the advanced learning platform in order to identify their weak points. This also enables students to adopt changes that will better their understanding of the subject.
The steps to learn at Amity MOOC are as follows:
Step 1: Select the course that interests you from the Amity MOOC courses and enroll yourself.
Step 2: Track your progress by being a part of all topic lectures and assessments
Step 3: Once you complete the course lectures, you can enroll for the end term examination via the online assessment platform at the nearest center.
At Amity MOOC a number of Degree and Certificate courses are available, as mentioned below:
–Bachelor of Arts: The program is aimed at helping students develop knowledge and skills that are required in any organization. This online program is directed towards increasing the academic orientation towards innovative thinking, writing and research. This is a 6 semester program. You can appear for the first semester 6 months after enrollment.
In order to pass this program, you need a cumulative of 40%marks, a minimum semester grade point average, Semester Grade Point Average of 5 points and Cumulative Grade Point Average of (CGPA) 5.5 at the finish of UG program 6.
Eligibility Criteria for Degree Courses
(a) For students with Indian educational background:
-Std 10th completing certificate
-Std 12th completing certificate
(b) For international students:
-Level certificate (10 years of education, diploma won’t be accepted)
-A level certificate (12 years of education, diploma won’t be accepted)
-Certificate of Equivalence from Association of Indian Universities
–Total Quality Management
–Accounting for Managers
–Corporate Tax Planning
–Fundamentals of E-Commerce
–Business Language and Communication
–Social Media Marketing
–Customer Relationship Manager
–Data Structures Through ‘C’ Language
–Information Technology for Managers
–Foundation of Business and Management
There are no eligibility criteria required for certificate courses and similarly no documents are required.
-You do not need to pay any registration fee for Amity MOOC, it is tuition free course.
– The certificate will be awarded by Amity Directorate of Distance and Online Education and by Amity University, UP.
– Examinations will be carried out online in Amity centers which are located across India as well as the world.
– Students can reappear for exams if they have not cleared them or to improve their grade point score.
– Indian students have to pay INR250 per paper while international students need to pay USD 5 per paper.
– You can pay either via Demand Draft (DD), which can be made in the favor of ‘Amity University Uttar Pradesh A/c Distance Learning’ at Noida, or pay online via credit card, net banking or debit card.