The objective of establishing a separate Directorate of Distance Education in Karachi University is:

  • Facilitate private candidates at Graduate and Master level who cannot afford the facility of getting education as regular students.

  • Improve the quality of learning and enhance the success ratio in examination of the private students.

  • The main function of the directorate is to impart education facilities to the private students through distance education and hence these students will be termed as distance students.

  • The Directorate of Distance Education, University of Karachi envisions to become a lead in technology-assisted distance education provider.