Accessing & Submitting Assignments

To access and submit assignments, use the following steps:

  • Visit the Institute of Distance Education website by typing “” in your web browser (mozila, chrome,internet explorer etc.)
  • On your left-hand side locate and click on “eLearning portal”
  • A login screen will open with provision to enter your USERNAME and PASSWORD. Enter your username and password and login.
  • When you login you will arrive at the dashboard and all your registered courses will be listed. Click on the course you wish to access.
  • To access assignments, on the menu on the left, locate and click on “assignments”. ALL the assignments for that particular course will be shown on the dashboard.
  • Click on the assignment you wish to access (eg. Assignment 1). You can then work on your assignment and serve it in word version.
  • To submit your assignment to the Lecturer, click on the blue “submit button” on the top right.
  • Click on “choose file” and locate the Assignment file you wish to upload and click on the open button.
  • To complete your submission click on the “submit assignment button”. A submission status prompt will appear saying “Turned in”.

Note: In case of any problems kindly contact IDE.

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