To be a world-class hub for Open, Distance and e-Learning



To enhance access to quality education and training through robust, integrated and scalable technology platforms, skilled personnel, and effective learner support services.


Core Values:

  1. In performance of their duties and roles, the staff and students in the Department Of Extra-Mural Studies shall be guided by professionalism, integrity and honesty.
  2. In its teaching and in all other academic endeavours, the department shall strive to offer quality programmes that afford everyone the opportunity for airing one’s views in the cherished university’s mandate to seek and disseminate the truth without prejudice, harassment or censorship.