- Online facility-Learning Management System
- NAAC 'A' accredited University
- Member of Indian Council of Agricultural Research and Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education
- Member of Indian Agricultural Universities Association (IAUA)
- Member of Association Of Indian Universities
- Member of International Association of Universities (IAU)
- Provides placements in highly reputed companies.
Top Recruiting Companies
Following are the Recruiting companies:
- Indian Army
- Union Bank of India
- Hindustan Construction Company
- Escorts Tractors
- Mahindra & Mahindra Limited
- ITC Limited
- Jain Irrigation
- Lupin Limited
- Tata Motors
Rankings & Awards
- National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) 'A' accredited University & Ministry of Human Resource Development, New Delhi had recognized as 'A' Grade Deemed University.
Infrastructure / Teaching Facilities
- Replicate the classroom experience, with SHIATS, Distance Learning Centre, which provides excellent infrastructure with fully air conditioned classrooms.
- SHIATS, has designed the academic programmes to cover the knowledge needs of students at Diploma, UG and PG level.
- All the programmes cover the entire spectrum and modern tools of IT & Management field.
- Online studying facility - LMS (Learning Management System), designed especially for working professionals, who lacks appropriate time for studying.
- Experienced Faculty From Top Ranked Institutes In India
- The faculty at SHIATS Distance Education Study Centre (DESC) are putting their serious effort to produce IT & Management professionals of high caliber
Benefits of Distance Education
- Sam Higginbottom Institute of Agriculture, Technology and Sciences (SHIATS), formerly Allahabad Agricultural Institute is a government aided deemed university located in Allahabad, India.
- Sam Higginbottom Institute of Agriculture, Technology and Sciences (SHIATS-DDE).
- SHIATS-DDE has been at the forefront of distance education. This DDE was established under Sam Higginbottom Institute of Agriculture, Technology & Sciences which was formerly known as Allahabad Agricultural Institute - Deemed University having established in 1910 under the Great Missionary Leadership of Dr. Sam Higginbottom.
- 'Educating India Educating World' is the endeavor of SHIATS Distance Education, which is established to cater to the needs of students who cannot pursue formal education in colleges and universities. It allows upgrading of skills, increase in productivity and development of a new learning culture with the use of cutting edge technological advancements. It makes significant contribution to enhance the cause of higher education by emerging as relevant and appropriate revolution to meet the challenges of access, affordability, suitability and portability. SHIATS Distance Education offers various Degree and Diploma Programmes at the Bachelors and Masters Levels, to impart education to various strata of the society, varying from students to professionals, housewives and even entrepreneurs. This, in a way, will help every aspirant to accomplish his/ her unfulfilled dreams of academic pursuits. It constantly strives to provide a convenient study mode of affordable and anytime-anywhere quality education in a technology-rich environment.
- The Distance Education at SHIATS is a flexible and dependable system of education purveying knowledge to the door step of every section of society. DDE aims to include wider dimensions of student centric and affordable learning approach, hence, making it an important element leading to a transformed scope of higher education in India and beyond.
- SHIATS-DDE is always on the lookout for ways to innovate the curriculum design, content, teaching methodology and evaluation techniques for the delivery of courses to be more convenient, accelerated and affordable.
- SHIATS -DDE has a wide network of authorized Student Counselling & Facilitation Centres for guidance and counselling of students for career-oriented programs at the Diploma, Bachelors, Postgraduate Diploma and Masters Levels. The main focus is ensuring that students receive education that is relevant to the industry and the highly competitive global marketplace. By integrating a highly researched curriculum with industry relevant concepts and practices, the University offers a unique blend of theoretical and cutting edge functional inputs to students.
- All the programmes offering by the SHIATS-Deemed University are approved by UGC - Distance Education Bureau - New Delhi. Earlier when approval was done by Joint Committee (UGC, DEC & AICTE) all the programme was approved by Joint Committee and after the decision of Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India to conduct the Distance Education Programme under the UGC, now all programmes are approved by UGC-Distance Education Bureau - New Delhi.
- Distance Education makes lifelong learning possible. Along with enhanced access to educational opportunities, it offers convenience, flexibility, and affordability. The benefits of Distance Education are innumerable; some of them are:
- Suitable for Anyone and Everyone
- Distance Education suits the diverse educational requirements of students, businessmen, professionals, entrepreneurs and house-wives and is beneficial to any individual who wants to pursue higher education while still continuing with what he/ she is doing.
- Self-Paced Learning
- The maximum duration of Distance Education programmes provides its students enough time to complete their programmes. This flexibility is specially given, keeping in mind that the Distance Education students have other commitments too.
- No Constraint of Time and Place
- Distance Education allows flexibility to study anytime of the day, be it in the wee hours of the morning or at late nights. Students may choose to study in the comfort of their homes, while travelling, while they are in the waiting area of a railway station or an airport, or any other place where they wish to be.
- Multi-Tasking Opportunity
- Distance Education provides multi-tasking opportunity to students. Flexibility and convenience, rendered by it, provide the students freedom to heed to their other responsibilities too.
- Age No Bar
- Age is no bar for anyone wishing to pursue a Distance Education Programme.
- Increase in Remuneration and Promotion Potential
- One can always enhance his/ her academic and professional acumen by opting for Distance Education programme which in turn helps in increasing one's remuneration and promotional potential. Additional qualification gives an edge to an individual over his peers and colleagues
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