Affiliate Programme

Distance Learning Programme

E-Learning Programme

Part-time Programme

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Linguistics and Prehistory

African archaeology

Centralized decision-making creates conflict if it contemplates only one language-in-education model for all without considering variation in language use - Fafunwa et al. 1989
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Communication Theory and Cultural Hegemony

internal colonization

imperial dominions

the uncoupling of system and lifeworld

colonial overstretch

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The Vice-Chancellor, Kwara State University (KWASU), Malete, Prof. AbdulRasheed Na'Allah, inaugurated the Board for the Institute of Distance and E-learning (IDEL) on Thursday, May 26, 2016. The Board is to coordinate Distance Learning Programmes and Centres, E-Learning Programmes, Affiliated Programmes. The operational units of the Institute are Distance Learning Unit, E-learning Unit, Affiliated Programmes Unit, and Courseware Production and Quality Control Unit.

Philosophy and Mission

To provide qualitative university education to those that would have been excluded by constraints of space, time and location among others.

Goals and Objectives

  • To run an expanded / part-time mode for highly subscribed fully accredited programmes in the University
  • To implement a qualitative distance and e-learning programmes


  • To moderate programmes of the affiliate colleges
  • To collaborate locally and internationally for enhanced service delivery
  • To initiate and ensure strict adherence to quality control policies

  • Dr. Abdulrafiu Isiaka
  • Mr. Abdulkabir Tola Ojulari
    Member | System Analyst
  • Mr. Mashood O. Omojasola
    Member | Secretary
  • Prof. Niyi Bojuwoye
    Director | Distance Learning Unit
  • Mr. Abubakar Muhammad
    Member | Accountant
  • Mrs. Alfa Muhammad
    Member | Data Analyst


The Descriptions of the programmes in the Institute are as follows:


General Admission Requirements

The admission requirements for the Extended / Part-time programmes are basically as approved for the regular programmes by NUC. See the relevant sections for details....