Open and Distance Education Centre (ODEC, TU) established in 2015, is a
constituent independent academic organization of Tribhuvan University.
The aim of ODEC is to provide access to quality higher education to mass
people in Nepal through open and distance learning mode. It provides
opportunity for gaining higher education in all subjects offered by
Tribhuvan University in open and distance learning mode of education.
Adults who are interested and compelled to upgrade academic
qualification without quitting jobs/profession and are unable due to
different reasons to come to conventional programme for higher education
are the target group of this programme. It can also work as outreach
program to address the learning needs of the potential students.
Moreover, ODEC will provide technical and pedagogical support to
integrate e-learning components in conventional programmes of TU to make
a hybridized system to increase learning opportunity to higher