AAOU now has a total of 58 member institutions, with 44 being Full Members and 14 being Associate Members. Relevant institutions are welcome to apply for our membership.

Full Membership
This membership is for dedicated open and distance learning institution located within the Asian continent and whose primary mode of instructional delivery is through the distance mode.

Associate Membership
This membership is for those who are active in promoting or delivering education by the distance mode through departments, faculties, centers or schools of external or off-campus studies and programs.

For membership application, kindly contact the Secretariat at secretariat@aaou.org to obtain a Membership Application Form. To become a member, an institution and its study programmes must be recognised by the government of the country to which the institution belongs.