Sida Supported Master of Science Program by Distance Education in Mozambique, Vietnam, Cambodia and Namibia

Sida Evaluation
Karlis Goppers , Björn Baaberg , Alicia Borges-Månsson , Richard Noonan
Starting in 1991 Sida financed a graduate program in financial economics by distance education in Mozambique, Vietnam, Namibia and Cambodia, targeted at public servant in strategic positions, who could not be removed from their jobs for extended period of time. 237 persons were admitted to the program, and to date 147 have completed the M.Sc. degree at a total cost of SEK 74 million. The evaluation team visited each of the four countries as well as the SOAS headquarters in London. A tracer study covering samples of participants was carried out.

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