International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development

International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development


International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development
International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development
Vol. 6, Issue 6 (2019)

­Impact of information and communication technology on higher education in Afghanistan


Maroof Khan

Our beloved country Afghanistan is suffering since last three decades through home war, politician, economic and educational difficulties which has mainly affected the educational systems and keep us away in term of development of ICT in higher education in Afghanistan. According to MoHE (2010) it is stated that, since last decade we have great ICT achievements in higher education, the internal donor and government of Afghanistan have special consideration in ICT sector in higher education to bring many changes in educational system as well as the quality of teaching and learning in higher education in Afghanistan. This paper is prepared on the impact of information and communication technology on higher education in Afghanistan. Information and communication technology is dramatically expanding all over the world. This has significance result to education sector and extension of educational opportunities, for the people all over the world. As well as I will look for the impact of ICT on higher education and how ICT plays a typical role on higher education in Afghanistan. ICT is the only source which improves the exchange of electronic communication and help to dynamic the education institution system, which will help in fast transaction of information, document delivery, document process and hindering corruption in higher education. The use of ICT is the need to bring changes in higher education system. With the existence of security threats and ongoing war in Afghanistan which has hinderd the development of information and communication technology. However, ministry of higher education has made good achievements. Almost from one and half decade MoHE in Afghanistan and all relevant higher education universities most of the educational, administrative and communication activities were performed manually through paper work. But recently ministry of higher education is trying to adopt ICT in education, which has brought many changes in ministry of higher education.
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Maroof Khan. ­Impact of information and communication technology on higher education in Afghanistan. International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development, Volume 6, Issue 6, 2019, Pages 91-94
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