Education has always been an instrument of empowerment for Nigerian population. And, the country is not lagging behind, at all, in exploring the latest educational developments. Online learning is one of the most innovative ideas education has ever developed, and which Nigeria is up to exploit fully.
The reason for taking up this latest educational approach is quite clear. On the one hand, online education enables Nigerian students to make ways to international universities through distance learning courses, and on the other hand, sitting at the peaceful environment of home these students prepare themselves for globally lucrative jobs.
Technologically Advanced Learning
With simply having a PC or tablet and an internet connection Nigerian students can reach out to the classrooms of world’s best universities carrying legacy of past and excellence of present, say, UK universities. A simple click on mouse gives them access to best classrooms of prestigious UK universities.
Yes, it may sound unbelievable, but technology and Nigerian governmental initiatives have made it possible for students of Nigeria to get international education in most affordable price. When cost of higher education is growing to the limits of impossibility worldwide, online UK distance learning courses bring a whole new educational experience for Nigerian students for some nominal monitory investments.
Online distance education features some incredible benefits by its own virtue. And, when this virtue is consolidated by eminence of UK educational excellence students can obviously expect some phenomenal achievements. UK universities involve global industrial leaders and prominent employers in designing their distance learning courses, so that students can be benefited by truly job-centric education.
Practical & Theoretical Knowledge All at the Same Time
Besides, these distance courses come with so great length of flexibility in schedule that students get affluent scopes to invest their spare time into some relevant full-time jobs, doing which they not only become financially strong enough to sponsor their own study, but also experientially potent enough to impress employers when they step into their job search. Many students are seen to take some apprenticeships beside their convenient schedule for study.
Freedom of Study
The greatest flexibility of online study with UK universities is the 24/7 availability of online tutors whom students can contact as per their convenient time for any study related assistance. Also, they can access their study materials online, whenever they wish to. This gives the students an unparallel convenience of learning which is completely on their own terms.
World Masters’ Views
UK university-based distance learning courses are not just peerless in their content, as excellence has been ascribed on them by the world, but also they provide their students to get expert advice from industrial gurus whose suggestions and experience enrich online students. These masters of industry give their knowledge depth and dignity, and with these matchless expert advices Nigerian distance learners make their high claim for the best jobs in the global industry.
Nigeria has indeed started its rise to a successful future where students will surely make the country proud with unprecedented achievements, and UK distance education is paving their way to a glorious tomorrow.
For years, Nigeria had been subject to political turmoil and social pandemonium that consequently stopped students from stepping here for higher studies. Moreover, there were not enough schools and colleges that could provide quality education to students. Since the nation was economically backward, the government couldn’t provide much benefits to career enthusiasts.
Quite a few years later, the internet made its grand arrival, and this modernized the educational system in Nigeria. Several schools and colleges today have started offering online courses to individuals and even working professionals. In fact, plenty of academic institutions have been established in Nigeria in the last few years that offer accredited career enhancement programs to students coming from various corners of the globe.
Online education in Nigeria has indeed reached the heights of prosperity today. The demand of the online courses offered in the Nigerian schools, colleges and universities is soaring with the passage of time. Moreover, new learning concepts have been introduced into the classrooms in the majority of schools and colleges in Nigeria. Plenty of students coming from remote corners are able to pursue their courses right from their homes with ease and confidence.
According to the National Universities Commission, it has been estimated that almost 350,000 students are almost set to enroll by 2015 for open distance learning in the Nigerian schools and universities. There are many who are deprived of educational opportunities, and it’s solely for them that the number of candidates to enroll is so high.
Today, the majority of colleges in Nigeria offer a wide range of professional disciplines like Education, Social Science, Humanities, MBA and many more career programs. Currently, there are six accredited open distance learning institutions in Nigeria. However, there are several other universities who are making positive attempts to adopt the open distance learning mode. So, students who are willing to pursue higher studies online after school or graduation can enroll in any of the accredited Nigerian institutions with confidence.