One of the major objectives of distance education was to start graduate level courses in various disciplines to the students of Addis Ababa University, Ethopia. Four prorgrammes , viz.Construction Technology and Management; Chemical Engineering; Electronics and Computer Engineering and Manufacturing Engineering have been started in the academic year 2008-2009.
There are about 50 students in each programme. This programme is being delivered using two-way video/audio link.A dedicated line (IPLC) with 2 Mbps has been set up for this purpose.For facilitating this activity, two delivery rooms have been fully equipped for video conferencing facilities and recording of lectures held in them.