COL Specialist: VUSSC, Dr Mairette Newman visited the James Michel Blue Economy Research Institute (BERI) at the University of the Seychelles to discuss and plan a second offering of a Massive Open... more

Through its tuition scholarship programme,COL seeks to address one of the most pressing legal needs in the Pacific – the demand for high quality legislative drafters. Seventeen COL-sponsored... more

More than 60 lecturers from the Sir Arthur Lewis Institute for Economic and Social Studies (SALISES) located on three campuses of the University of the West Indies (U) WI – Cave Hill in Barbados;... more

The National University of Lesotho (NUL) is offering new distance education programmes, thanks to support provided by COL through the Virtual University for Small States of the... more

Students pursuing a Bachelors degree on campus have a carbon footprint three times larger than distance students pursuing a similar degree. A study commissioned by COL examined a traditional... more

COL, in collaboration with the University of Seychelles’ James Michel Blue Economy Research Institute (BERI), launched an introductory Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on the Blue... more

Each member state that participates in the Virtual University for Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC) is represented by an individual, usually nominated by the Minister of Education, who serves... more

In Swaziland, the training of healthcare professional isn’t keeping pace with the region’s needs. However, the cost of learning materials can make training nurses prohibitively expensive. Professor... more

The Botswana College of Distance and Open Learning (BOCODOL) launched its newest programme – a Master of Education in Leadership – based on a VUSSC-developed programme. The programme attracted 85... more