Indian Education system offers distance education to those who cannot join regular schools or colleges. National Institute of Open Schooling offers school education through distance learning.
University Education is also offered thorough distance learning. Many college courses like in Arts (History, Economics, Literature, Islamic Studies), Commerce (Finance, Banking, Accounting) are offered by Indian Universities. Apart from these, professional courses in Management, Mass Media, Para-Medical, Engineering, Law, Travel and Tourism are also part of distance education in India.