Established in 1993, Institute for Educational Development’s (AKU-IED) mandate is to contribute towards education reforms for enhancing overall efficiency and effectiveness of education programmes and institutions in the developing countries. AKU-IED's efforts focus primarily on enhancing professional knowledge, skills and status of teachers, teacher educators and others, who are responsible for successful implementation of educational reforms in Pakistan and other developing countries. AKU-IED offers a number of programmes, including a four year PhD programme; a two-year Masters in Education programme, Advanced Diploma in Education and Certificate programmes for teachers, educational managers and others. 

Online learning at AKU-IED aims to make learning more accessible to educators in various geographic regions through distance education programs. It also aims to increase the level of independence and flexibility in learning through the use of information and communications technology.

IED Open Learning (IEDOL)

Certificate in Education Courses
Master of Education Courses
PhD Programme
CPE and Projects
Moodle Trainings
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