The department has a long history and tradition in the provision of adult education programmes. Through its Adult Education the department strives to continually develop and provide a wide range of quality learning opportunities for adults. The aim of the programmes is to encourage, enable and support adults who wish to return to education and to avail the educational opportunities that best suit their needs.
The target groups for this course include: teachers of adult education, youth and community. The course enables learners to proceed on to the bachelor’s degrees of their choice and postgraduate certificates. The teaching-learning methodology is by face-to-face; open and distance learning methods and approaches. The course is therefore are open to interested learners from all parts of the world.