International Award to Former IGNOU Pro V-C

The International Council of Distance Education has awarded the individual Prize of Excellence to Professor Asha S. Kanwar, former Pro-Vice-Chancellor of Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU). She has been awarded at a function organized at Maastricht, the Netherlands.

Professor Kanwar is vice-president of Commonwealth of Learning, Canada.Her dedication and devotion of making the educational association of open, distance and virtual learning excellent over the past 5-10 years has earned this laurel. She is also credited to have moved the international agenda of open and distance cooperation forward in a convincing manner.