A delegation from Nigeria consisting of twelve officials from Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC), Abuja, Nigeria visited the Headquarters of National Institute of Open Schooling (NIOS) for a study tour on 22nd and 23rd November 2017. The purpose of the visit was to learn more about the Open Basic Education (OBE) Programme at NIOS.
NIOS launched the Open Basic Education (OBE) Programme as an alternative educational programme, equivalent to the Elementary Education Programme of the formal education system. The OBE Programme explores and makes use of the potentialities of Distance Education Mode (DEM) for reaching the unreached.
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