Distance education is now recognised as one of the most effective methods of instruction in all countries of the world. Academics of all shades acknowledge that it is learning which is important and not the channel of education. The conventional system of education has undoubtedly contributed significantly both to the advancement and dissemination of knowledge, ye
t the fact remains that the conventional system has neither been able to solve the problem of access, nor of equity and equality. The education through correspondence or distance is an alternative mode of imparting instruction, which has helped the country to meet the demand for education of millions of people at different levels. education is now considered as one of the most effective methods of instruction in all advanced countries of the world.