On October 1, 2019, COL and its partners, Vidiyal and Reddiarchatthiram Seed Growers Association in India, launched a massive open online course (MOOC) on corporate literacy. The content has been adapted from original materials developed by India’s National Bank for Agriculture and Rural... read more

Participants from 65 countries register for TEL MOOC 4
The fourth massive open online course (MOOC) on Introduction to Technology-Enabled Learning (TEL), offered jointly by the Commonwealth of Learning (COL) and Athabasca University (Canada), commenced on September 22, 2019 and will run  till October 26, 2019. In its first week, the course has... read more

Mr Armoogum Parsuramen, Founder-President of the Global Rainbow Foundation (GRF), Mauritius, through an executive secondment from 10 to 14, June 2019 assisted COL in developing a disability strategy and action plan. "Persons with disabilities (PWDs) face daily challenges to education, economic,... read more

The ‘Blockchain for Managers: Introduction and Applications’ MOOC bolstered its online learning experience with in-person mentoring sessions held from 20 to 24 May 2019 in Mauritius. Lead faculty worked with learners from government services and academia on interactive exercises that included... read more

With the adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), business and industry across the globe are looking for opportunities to create win-win situations for increased economic growth and conservation of the environment. The upcoming MOOC on ‘Introduction to Sustainable Development in... read more

As millennials get comfortable rapidly re-inventing themselves, it’s time to reimagine academic credentials to keep up with the pace. In this regard, the Executive Director of Commonwealth Centre for Connected Learning (3CL), Dr Alexander Grech, highlighted the potential of “Blockchain in Education... read more

COL and agMOOC partners, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur (IITK) and the University of Agricultural Sciences (UAS), Raichur have launched a massive open online course (MOOC) for rice and cotton farmers in Karnataka, India. Over 4,000 farmers have enrolled in this course which started on 10... read more

Artificial Intelligence (AI) and blockchain are two technological trends transforming teaching and learning. COL’s President and CEO, Professor Asha Kanwar, spoke about these emerging trends  on 13 July 2018 at the 17th Annual Association of Caribbean Higher Education Administrators (ACHEA)... read more

The Commonwealth of Learning (COL) deployed 25 Aptus devices and 250 high-quality tablet computers in Tonga on 10 April 2018, following Cyclone Gita, which hit the country in February. The storm destroyed power grids and schools, causing a disruption in teaching schedules. It also affected routine... read more

Ms. Revathy, lead engineer of MooKIT, makes a point.
The Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia (CEMCA) announces the offering of a massive open online course (MOOC) on Life Skills for Engineers in May 2018. In preparation, the Commonwealth of Learning (COL) and CEMCA held a workshop at the Indian Institute of Technology in Kanpur (IITK) to... read more