STRATEGIC GOAL OF KNUST-IDL
IDL Strategic Goal is to “Expand Access to Continuing and Tertiary Education and Training
through the Distance Learning Mode”
OBJECTIVES OF IDL
a. To expand access to tertiary education.
b. To provide a complementary mode of learning to the conventional lecture room
session and, thereby, reduce the pressure on university facilities.
c. To introduce a level of flexibility to the acquisition of a university degree, diploma
d. To offer demand-driven certificate and diploma programmes of study through
sandwich and other distance learning modes.
e. To establish off-campus Learning Centres in the regions to serve as co-ordination
points for student activities, student support services and points of interaction
between students and facilitators.
f. Serve as a link between the learners and the main KNUST campus.