KSOU University Mission & Vision
Karnataka State Open University(KSOU)
To provide quality higher education with emphasis on educating the public by offering respected, relevant, accessible and affordable, student-focused programs, which prepare them for service and leadership in a diverse, community.
Objectives at KSOU
The Karnataka State Open University came into being to achieve the following objectives:
Democratizing Higher Education by taking it to the doorsteps of the learners.
Providing access to high quality education to all those who seek it, irrespective of age, region or formal qualifications.
Offering need – based academic Programmes by giving professional and vocational orientation to the programme.
Promoting and developing distance education in India.
Relaxed entry regulations.
Providing opportunities to study according to one's own pace and convenience.
Flexibility in choosing the combination of courses from a wide range of disciplines.
Providing opportunity to study from one's own chosen place and pace.
The University System is a respected higher-learning organization known for its distinctive strengths in providing superior and relevant distance learning programs to its learners. In pursuing this vision, the University System:
Creates interactive, effective learning environments for all constituents.
Serves its constituents' diverse personal and professional development needs.
Expands access to affordable programs to underserved learners.