IDOL is a pride of University of Mumbai, which has launched its Diamond jubilee celebrations of its existence on 18th July 2016.IDOL has a glorious history of 45 years for providing higher education in Distance mode. Both, the Conventional and Professional Degree Programmes, are facilitated. Guidance and Support is available in person or through e-communications even during off-Office hours. Track record of enrollment, 81947 students admitted during 2015-16. Students top in Merit list of University of Mumbai and in Civil Service Examinations. Several of the Alumni have opted for higher education or employment abroad.
IDOL is Marching towards its Golden Jubilee Celebrations, IDOL is set for providing Open Education in diverse domains that include Carrier guidance, Skill based training programmes in technology, management and fine arts and, training for enhancing employ-ability in niche areas of humanities.