KKHSOU Distance Education Program 


  • Krishna Kanta Handiqui State Open University is an open public university founded in 2006 through the Assam Legislative Assembly by Act XXXVII of 2005.
  • The institution is located in Guwahati, Assam, India. KKHSOU is named after Sanskrit scholar and Philanthropist, Krishna Kanta Handique.
  • The school operates in three different locations. The permanent campus is located at Patgaon, Rani Gate, Guwahati; the city office is at Housefed Complex, Last Gate, Guwahati; then there’s also the Jorhat Regional Center.

List of Courses Offered

Among others, KKHSOU offers the following courses through the distance mode:

  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)

Duration of Course

  • The minimum length of the MBA program at KKHSOU is two years

Fee Structure

  • Candidates should contact KKHSOU for information regarding the distance MBA fee structure

School Accreditation

  • The University Grants Commission recognizes KKHSOU, and its distance courses are consequently approved.

How to Take Admission into K. K. Handiqui State Open University

  • KKHSOU offers an online application.
  • Candidates who wish to apply to the school can do so by visiting www.kkhsou.in

Course Eligibility

  • Eligibility condition for the distance MBA course at KKSOU is graduation from any course (except Fine Arts) with at least 40% total marks.
  • Applicants will be granted admission based on their performance in the entrance test conducted by the institution.

Frequently Asked Questions 

  • Q1: Does KKHSOU require an entrance exam?

Ans 1: Yes. KKHSOU subjects candidates to an entrance exam.

  • Q2: Does the school makes exceptions?

Ans 2: Yes. Candidates who possess a Bachelor of Business Administration from KKHSOU or any other institution recognized by it, those who scored 500 and above in MAT, as well as applicants who have a minimum of three years of working experience in supervisory or managerial roles,  are exempted from this requirement.

  • Q3: What is the eligibility criteria for Lateral entry in MBA?

Ans: The candidate who has a PG Diploma in Business Management with 75% aggregate marks from KKHSOU or any UGC/AICTE Government approved university is eligible for lateral entry in the 3rd semester of the MBA Program.

  • Q4: Can I take online admission at KKHSOU?

Ans: Yes, you can take online admission. For more information, please visit the official website.

  • Q5: Are the courses offered by KKHSOU approved? 

Ans: Yes, the University Grants Commission recognizes KKHSOU, and its distance courses are consequently approved.

  • Q6: Does the university have study centers?

Ans: Yes, the institution has several distributed all over India. Candidates are advised to check the approved study centers on the official institution’s website.

  • Q7: When will I be required to select my study center? Can I change it?

Ans: Candidates are required to select their preferred study center during the application process. They can change the study centers after a while subject to approval.

  • Q8: Does the university provide recorded audio lessons?

Ans: Yes, the university recently acquired state-of-the-art multimedia studio for producing audio-visual programs

  • Q9: Can I change from distance to regular MBA after a while?

Ans: No, if you are admitted as a distance MBA student, you will not be able to change it to regular. Always indicate clearly the program you are interested in before submitting the application form.

  • Q10: What services can I get from my selected study centers?

Ans: All study centers are fully equipped with learning materials, recreational facilities, and laboratories for practical work. Additionally, students will be required to regularly attend personal contact programs.

  • Q11: How do I access online/digital learning materials?

Ans: During the registration process, all candidates are required to register a portal. It is here that all the course materials will be uploaded.

  • Q12: What are the requirements for undertaking end-of-term examinations?

Ans: All students must have an admit card to be allowed into the exam halls. The tickets are only offered to students who have cleared their fee balance.

  • Q13: Is it mandatory to submit a project report before graduating?

Ans: Yes, all students must undertake a project under the supervision of approved instructors. It contributes significantly to the student’s cumulative scores.

  • Q14: Which guarantee do I have that I will get a job after graduating with a distance program from the institution?

Ans: On average, 95% of all students are placed in both local and international organizations. While there is no 100% guarantee to get a job, chances are substantially high that you will.

University Contact Details

Permanent Campus:

  • Address: Patgaon, Rani
  • Guwahati – 781017
  • Assam
  • India

City Office:

  • Housefed Complex, Last Gate
  • Dispur, Guwahati 781006
  • Assam, India
  • Phone: +91 0361 2235971/2234964
  • Fax: 0361 2235398
  • Email: info@kkhsou.in
  • Website: www.kkhsou.in

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