Profile

The Distance Education Unit offers programs leading to Master degrees and other specialization courses. The purpose of the Distance Education Unit is to offer access to education and knowledge to all people who cannot attend the face-to-face programs due to personal, professional and/or geographical reasons. In this way, the Distance Education Unit responds to the current and growing needs of the today’s society for learning, through alternative education programs and it promotes the equal opportunity in education. 

 

General Objectives of the Unit

To provide high-level education tailored to the needs of students and to ensure fulfillment of program’s objectives.

 

To provide high-level education and training tailored to the needs and the ‘digital profile’ of the academic teaching personnel involved in the programs of the DEU.

 

To provide high-level distance education corporative training programs and professional development seminars in various disciplines to private companies or public organizations for the development of the professional competences.

 

To strengthen research in the European University of Cyprus, especially in the field of e-learning.

 

To promote the development, innovation and knowledge transfer related to the e-learning area.