Established in 1994, Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Open University is situated at Ahmedabad
. It is approved by the University Grants Commission
(UGC). The university offers diploma, degree, post-graduate and doctoral degree programs. Doctorate of philosophy (PH.D) in humanities, master of arts in sociology, bachelor of arts, bachelor of commerce, certificate in food and nutrition, certificate in computing, certificate in tourism marketing, certificate in tourism management and development, and certificate in pc software are some of the courses offered.
Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport and Ahmedabad Junction Railway Station are the nearest airport and railhead respectively.