It gives me immense pleasure to welcome you to Nepal Open University (NOU), the premier institution of higher/tertiary education through open and distance-learning mode. We, at NOU, are in the very initial stage of scaffolding necessary infrastructures to gear up its speed. NOU’s prime objective is to equip its learners with knowledge, skills and competencies connected to employability through flexible, learner-centered and technology enhanced/mediated way.
Following the basic principles of open and distance education, NOU will strive to reach the “unreached” in terms of pace, place and time and will ensure quality and significant education by its rigorous processes of curricular activities, student support system, innovative and hardworking team of expert professors/staffs....READ MORE
Welcome to Nepal Open University – the first national public Open University!
Nepal Open University, being committed to its fundamental goals – reaching the unreached and serving the unserved by integrating pedagogy and technology for massification, diversification, democratization, inclusion, social justice and digitization of education – aims at bringing in what the conventional universities have excluded so far.
Students, who are unable to make up their classroom presence regularly because of time, place, professional, economic and other constraints, can achieve the academic degrees, using NOU programs. In the context of marketization and commodification of education, the establishment of the NOU, an attempt for decommodification of education, will make education easily accessible to...READ MORE