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“If a man empties his purse into his head, no one can take it away from him. An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.” The legendary Benjamin Franklin couldn’t have put it any better. Back in the good old days, having a degree was sufficient in order to land a lucrative job, however, times have changed and today’s ultra-competitive world demands a more robust resume.

The youthful executive workforce of today’s generation begin working as soon as they pass out from their respective colleges and B-Schools while some of them are forced to drop out in order to pick up a job due to various reasons. Having been bonded by the commitments of a job, they are left with an unfulfilled desire of completing what they started. If you’re reading this, you can relate to it in more ways than one.

Have no fear, distance education is here. Historically, distance education programs have always been there since 1840 when Sir Isaac Pitman devised an innovative method of teaching his students through mails and postcards. Fast-forward to the 21st century and you can now complete some of the most sought-after courses while on the go or in your living room couch.

There are many institutions providing a wide range of distance learning programs for working executives who wish to finish a course while constrained by time. So without further adieu, let’s jump right into the various courses that are offered:

Courses

Right from the Diploma level to that required to have a PhD, you are absolutely spoilt for choice when it comes to the variety of courses at your disposal via distance education. We’ve broken it down accordingly in the following categories and have listed down a handful of the most popular executive programs in each category:

A resume without a Bachelor’s degree these days is like an all-time top ten list on the greatest batsmen without Sachin Tendulkar’s name on it. You must have it in order to have some credibility when approaching the corporate biggies for a job. In case you’re a working undergraduate pursuing a degree – which has 6 semesters spread across 3 years, you may want to look into three of these commonly chosen distance learning courses:

A majority of the graduates prefer working for a few years before they get back to college for a post-graduation program. It’s a trend that’s been prevalent for long and it isn’t changing anytime soon as everyone wants to be more qualified than the person sitting next to him or her.

PG Diplomas for executives – usually for 1 year’s duration with 2 semesters – are quite favored as it gives them a broader understanding of a specific field and sets them up perfectly for a more profitable job. Here are a few PG Diplomas that are in high demand and are provided by the top Distance education institutes around the world: