Usually master's degree will be connected in class and students have to go regular classes. However, here is a flexible system that helps many students to do their MBA degree without attending the classes.
This is very much essential for people who do not have time for going to the classes. For example, if a person wants to study MBA and if he does not have sufficient amount of money then he can join the MBA classes by doing as part time or can attend online classes.
People can do the MBA from a distance. They can complete the degree by just studying online from the materials provided by the schools. Distance learning will help you get into a virtual classroom where in you can study. Students subscribed to the distance learning need not enter into the classroom. They can study by entering into alternate place.
Now a days, due to the technology development there are various forms of communication and training of the subjects. You should not think the criteria for getting admitted for the distance learning will vary from that of the regular course. The criterion for the distance learning is the same. You should have scored well in the GMAT, submit all documents and have some extracurricular activities. All these will help you in getting admission in the best schools.
The distance learning MBA will also take two years to complete the degree. Some colleges are placed in the remote locations and since students find it difficult to enter into such campus. So there will be an alternative place for attending classes. Even if you attend the classes in some other place you will get the degree certificate from the university that you applied initially.
Distance MBA programs are also offered through internet. Students will have a particular id and they have to log in and study the professor's notes and the materials provided by them. Sometimes there are video classes for better interaction between the students and professors.
Typically, the notes will either be in pdf format or in MS word where in students can take print out and study.
Here, students can choose this type of learning depending upon their interest.