AAOU 2019 Abstract Submission Deadline Extended

We are pleased to announce that the deadline for AAOU Annual Conference 2019 abstract submission has been extended until 15 June 2019. This means you have an extra two weeks to craft and submit your abstract!

The Conference aims at exploring the ever-changing trends in distance education. It will be a useful forum for all the stakeholders especially for those associated with open and distance learning in Asia, particularly academicians, administrators and students to promote research regarding open and distance learning future technologies, innovations, quality and development. Submissions are welcome from all the academicians, students, researchers and practitioners on the following themes/ sub-themes but not limited to;

Main Theme:

The main theme for the 33rd Annual Conference of the AAOU is “Open Distance Learning: 2020 and Beyond”. The theme provides plenty of opportunities for ODL (Open Distance Learning) institutions to explore and expand the idea of for future developments and progression.


  1. Next Generation Education Technologies/ Innovations
  2. Ensuring and Enhancing Quality
  3. Lifelong Learning: Addressing Personal, Professional and Societal Development 
  4. Challenges for Policy makers and Education Providers
  5. Social Sciences and Humanities: New Challenges, New Horizons

Visit our abstract submission page to view the submission guidelines and how to submit your abstract.

If you have any queries, please feel free to contact us at support.aaou2019@vu.edu.pk.

Thank you for your continued interest in participating at the AAOU 2019.