African Virtual University wins Australia cash

December 2003
IT Training;Dec2003/Jan2004, p13
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The Australian government has awarded a grant of A$5 m to Nairobi-based African Virtual University (AVU) to develop courses in commerce and business administration over the next three years. The AVU currently offers degree courses in computer science. The deal was sealed by the Australian High Commissioner who said it was part of Australia's ongoing initiative to support online learning. The course content and examinations will be managed by Curtin University in Australia until 2007.


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