Material Production and Distribution Division

The Material Production and Distribution is one of the most important subsystems of the Open Distance learning (ODL) System. Material Production & Distribution Division (MP&DD) handles the production and distribution of self-instructional material (SIM) for programmes of the Tamil Nadu Open University. It is responsible for timely printing and dispatch of study material to the learners through the postal system. It is responsible for the activity of synchronisation of production of materials, printing the required number of materials, storing and inventory control of those materials.

The primary focus of MPDD is to issue the Study Materials to the Students in time without much delay who have enrolled in TNOU.  MPDD has issued the Study Materials to the Students has become so ease to directly and choice of the students for the study materials are dispatched through postal (or) courier.

Special initiatives for the Development of the University:

Vision and Mission of the University is to reach the masses and the Students Community at the remote area by delivering quality services at economical and cheaper cost so as to enable the poor to educate themselves to raise their standard of living.   Keeping this in mind,  to get opinion from the Head of Schools and also the relevant technical aspect information from SOCS and EMPRC.   Self Learning Materials (hard copy) convert into CDs/e-contents (soft copy) there by making the Study Materials easily accessible and downloadable.  Implementation of this project will result in drastic reduction in printing cost, and into cut down the postal charges and to avoid purchase of packing materials incomparable quality in delivery system with other conventional Universities by means of uploading the Study Materials by giving unique ID and user name for enrolled students.


Mr. R. Vasudevan
Deputy Registrar
Mobile No.: 9345913377
Phone No.:  044 24350844

Staff Members
1 Thiru. R. Vasudevan Deputy Registrar
2 Thiru. M. Kanniappan Superintendent
3 Tmt. K. Jayamala Assistant
4 Tmt. R. Nirmala Assistant
5 Tmt. S. Sugasini Assistant
6 Thiru. R. Perumal Junior Assistant
7 Thiru. M. Jayachandran Office Assistant
8 Thiru. S. Jahuber Sathikk Ali Office Assistant