The aims and duties of the centre are as below:
The centre carries out research, development and organization about distance education for all academic and administrative units within the university. The centre supports distance education methods for giving lessons in the university and developments in implementations in distance education, and in this framework makes strategic plans concerned with distance education. The centre ensures development of every type of academic research, evaluates the needs of distance education in public and private sector institutions, analyzes data, suggests programmes, develops and implements the same. The centre transfers related information and aims to the related institutions and in order to realize these aims states the principles to be implemented in administrative, financial and technical implementations, develops projects, arranges academic meetings, and publishes periodicals and other academic articles.
Dr. Nazmi EKREN