Virtual University wins global award
May 9th, 2012 | Technology Times | No Comments
STAFF REPORT IBD: The Awards Committee of the Open Course Ware Consortium has selected the Virtual University of Pakistans Open Course Ware site for the 2012 Outstanding New Site Award for Open Course Ware Excellence, says a press release.
The consortium is a US-based collaboration of higher education institutions and associated organisations from around the world creating a broad and deep body of open educational content using a shared model.
The Outstanding New Site Award is conferred annually by the committee and recognises an outstanding institutional or affiliateD sites launched during the previous calendar year. The award was previously given to the University of Sumatera Utara Open Course Ware.
A representative of the Virtual University will attend the upcoming Open Course Ware Consortium meeting in Cambridge, UK, to receive the award at a reception to be held on April 16.
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