Regular Stream Courses are meant for those candidates who satisfy the conditions prescribed for admission to the Graduate/Post graduate /Professional courses in regular colleges affiliated to this University who wish to pursue their studies through distance mode. The notification to apply for the regular stream will appear in all the leading newspapers and official website of Calicut University during the month of June/July.
Open stream courses are structured to meet the educational needs of those who have not acquired the basic qualification needed for admission to regular degree courses. Any person who has attained the age of 18 on July 1st of the year of admission is eligible to seek admission to the courses. However the applicant has to appear for an entrance exam conducted by the School. Only those who secure a minimum of 35%marks in the exam are admitted to the degree course. The course is conducted as per the UGC Act 1956 notification No.F1-117/83(CP) dated 25.11.1985.Contact classes and study material are provided by the Distance Education.The notification to apply for the open stream will appear in all the leading newspapers and official website of Calicut University during the month of May/June.