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ODeL Centers Launch

In a move designed to provide African learners with greater access to higher education opportunities, the African Virtual University (AVU) in partnership with the African Development Bank (AfDB) is launching 27 Open Distance and eLearning Centers (ODeL) in 21 African countries over the next months. The next launches will take place at the University of…

AVU partners with Université Lumière de Bujumbura (ULBU) in adopting open education and e-learning

Université Lumière de Bujumbura (ULBu), a private university, is to use online teaching to overcome the lack of physical infrastructure, qualified teachers and adequate educational materials. In partnership with African Virtual University (AVU). In partnership with African Virtual University (AVU), ULBu officially inaugurated the centre for Distance and e-Learning Open Training on Friday 14 October…….Read…

2016 – 3rd International Conference of the AVU

July 6, 2016 – July 8, 2016 Theme: Integrating Mobile Learning to Open Up Access to Quality Education and Training Opportunities in Africa. Dates: July 6th – 8th 2016 City: Nairobi, Kenya Venue: Crowne Plaza More Information

Advisory Committee meeting

The African Virtual University (AVU) is holding its Advisory Committee meeting today in Nairobi Kenya at Crowne Plaza Hotel. Forty One (41) participants will attend the Meeting from 35 participating institutions. Profiles of the participants include Presidents of Universities, Vice-Presidents, Deans of Faculties and Representatives from Ministries of Education.

AVU’s Board meeting

The African Virtual University (AVU) held its Board of Director Meeting today at Crowne Plaza Hotel, Nairobi. The Board of Director is a follows:Prof. Rogerio Uthui,Rector, Universidade Pedagogica, Mozambique,Chair, Representative for Southern Africa Region, Prof. Faisal Abdallah ElhagVice Chancellor, Open University of Sudan,Vice Chair, Representative for Eastern Africa Region, Dr. Sidi Mohamed Abdellahi,President, Université de…

Open Distance eLearning centre launch at University of Juba,South Sudan

NAIROBI, May 12th, 2016 – In a move designed to provide African learners with greater access to higher education opportunities, the African Virtual University (AVU) in partnership with the African Development Bank (AfDB) is launching 27 Open Distance and eLearning Centers (ODeL) in 21 African countries over the next months. The next launch will take…

An Overview of Peace Management and Conflict Resolution

The Peace Management and Conflict Resolution course is an interdisciplinary course whose aim is to introduce learners from a variety of backgrounds to the analysis of conflict, violence, and peace. The specific purpose of the course is to help identify and use tools that can guide in working towards a more sustainable peace. The course…