The Planning and Development Division was established in the Year 1987-88. The Division formulates short-term and long-term plans, policies, procedures to operationalize various programmes and activities of the University. It periodically reviews and monitors the performance of all the schemes and activities of the University.
The Division coordinates in design development and delivery of academic programmes /activities, its procedures, administrative reforms, students support network in order to improve quality of the Open and Distance Education. The Division acts as secretariat for the Planning Board (PB), a statutory body of the University, and its Standing Committee i.e. the Academic Programme Committee (APC).