Besides, it helps the aspiring candidates to obtain the degree which in turn place them in a better position in their respective area of job and society as well, with consequential financial gain.
IMPORTANCE OF distance education lies in the importance of education in life. Education is immensely important for every individual for proper burgeoning. Words of Swamy Vivekananda in this context are pertinent indeed. He said, “Education is the manifestation of knowledge already within”. He compared a child with a plant. To grow up properly a plant requires suitable atmosphere alike a child. But in our country most of the children are bereft of the desired suitable environment. As a corollary, their growing is not impeded but hardly reached the coveted level. The desire of the individual remains mostly unfulfilled.
This is the juncture where Distance Education contributes immensely. It serves the need of such type of people who could not achieve the goal during the specified period in their student life for one reason or the other. It helps largely the desirous candidates to recreate their academic excellence in a later stage.Truly, it is distance education which importantly eliminates the limit of distance from attending the institution/university for one individual. Unlike normal local educational institution, it embraces everyone from irrespective of distant areas. Even staying afar one can educate oneself through distance education.Distance education provides the opportunity to exchange the cultural and provincial heritage as persons from different cultural and lingual areas of the land are allowed to get admission together into its various courses. Since, most of the candidates join such courses at their rather matured stage; they exploit this opportunity positively to eliminate the wrong notions towards the culture of others, which is an essential motto of modern curriculum of education too. Besides, it helps the aspiring candidates to obtain the degree which in turn place them in a better position in their respective area of job and society as well, with consequential financial gain.Most of the curriculum made for distance education is well planned and easy to learn. However, considering the prolonged intermission in resuming the academic adventure further by an eager learner, engaging of faculty is required to be chosen in a rather effective way for better counseling.So far as the study centers are concerned, the cordial approach of the Principal, Staff and Teachers is mandatory which can act as an impetus to the learners to regain their lost glory.