Why Distance Education for Africa

Get access to high quality learning wherever you are, with online courses and programs created by leading universities, business schools and specialist organisations.

Learn anything

Whether you want to develop as a professional or discover a new hobby, there’s an online course for that.

Learn with experts

Learn from top universities educators, who’ll share their experience through videos, articles, quizzes and discussions.

Learn together

Join hundreds of people from around Africa learning together.

About Distance Education Africa

Distance Education for Africa is an educational organization based in Nairobi, Kenya whose objective is to relieve poverty, promote ICT and improve access to efficient and effective world class training and education courses to poor communities in Africa.

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Current Courses

Learn new skills, pursue your interests or advance your career with our online courses.

Join the African Scholarship Program 2020

The African Scholarship program has been running since 2016. This program has reached 47 countries in Africa and awarded over 6,000 scholarships to access online courses for free on the Coursera platform. Every month there is a new course available to participants in this program. A mandatory online orientation course must be successfully completed before other courses are made available. Read More