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Engagement

UNESCO Chair in Distance Education of East Asia

In 1997, Shanghai Television University won the "UNESCO Chair in Distance Education of East Asia”, which is one of China's first UNESCO Chair universities, and which is also the only Chair unit in the field of distance education in East Asia (China, Japan, Mongolia, South Korea, North Korea).

International Council for Open and Distance Education

International Council for Open and Distance Education was established in 1938, which is a UNESCO recognized global membership organization, and is the only professional association of worldwide distance education. Currently its member agencies are throughout 50 countries and regions all over the world. Shanghai TV University is currently a full member of this association.

Asian Association of Open Universities

Asian Association of Open Universities (Asian Association of Open Universities), founded in 1987, is a specialized association of higher education institutions engaged in distance education and teaching in Asia Pacific region. Its main mission is to expand education opportunities of all the people in Asia, and to promote cost-efficiency and social-efficiency through the exchanges of management information, education resources and research. The association now has more than 60 member institutions from Asia, Africa, Australia, Europe and Americas. Shanghai TV University has been served as Executive Committee during 2002 to 2004, and is currently a full member of this association.

Global Universities In Distance Education Association (GUIDE ASSOCIATION)

Global Universities In Distance Education Association (GUIDE ASSOCIATION) was established in 2006 within the The Università Telematica “Guglielmo Marconi” (UTGM) in Roma. This Association is aimed at developing and supporting the open distance education system all over the world, and promoting the international cooperation in the field of application and research of digital technology. Currently, there are 62 university members of GUIDE Association from different regions of the world. Shanghai TV University is a founding member of and Asia Representative of the Association.