Arab Open and Virtual Universities

David Porcaro

Abstract


The landscape of online and virtual universities has been expanding in the Arab world in the past decade. Enrollments are rising steadily, allowing access to higher education for students at home and overseas. As growth continues, more centralization, institution-created content, and quality assurance may be required.

Keywords


Open, Online and Distance Education; Public Higher Education; Middle East; virtual and online learning; Arab Middle East

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.6017/ihe.2009.54.8408

 

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