The Future of Distance Learning in India

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The Future of Distance Learning in India

Distance learning these days, is a feasible option for individuals from all walks of life who at some or the other point in their life desire to get an education. In this digital age, where the entire ecosystem is on the internet with the advancement of technology the benefits enter in every industry. Education through distance mode has always been popular for those who want to upgrade their knowledge and skills timely. read more

Distance Education: Emergence and Trends

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Distance Education: Emergence and Trends

After independence, India had gained colossal ground in the field of education, which was, however, basically quantitative in nature. In prior days, teaching was accessible just to the elites in the public arena, and a huge greater part of poor and under-estimated individuals stayed unskilled. Political contemplations have a vital part in the development of advanced education, particularly at the state level. The state government experienced enormous weight from the general population to build up more universities and colleges. In a vote based society, even the solid governments think that it is extremely hard to oppose such pressures and are propelled to succumb to the same. These contemplations have prompted quick extension of advanced education in our nation, which thusly, have antagonistic effect upon its quality. Hence, keeping in mind the end goal to guarantee access and training of a sensibly decent quality, we must think about some option framework fit for supplementing the part of ordinary framework, and Distance Education is one of such options in today’s India. read more

Sikkim Manipal University

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Sikkim Manipal University

Sikkim Manipal University is a co-educational, public-private, funded university situated in Gangtok, Sikkim. Sikkim Manipal University was founded in the year 1995 and is recognized to be the first P3 educational and health care initiative in the Sikkim region. The University was established under the Sikkim Manipal University of Health, Medical and Technological Sciences Act (Act No. 10 of 1995). Sikkim Manipal University owns two campuses; one is the Medical Campus and the other one is the Technical Campus. The University is one of the most recognized private universities in India and is preferred by several students from various parts of the country. University Grants Commission has recognized Sikkim Manipal University under Section 2(f) of the UGC Act. So, the University is approved by the Government of India. read more

UGC asks 12 stand-alone institutions to get University status for offering Distance and Open Education

UGC asks 12 stand-alone institutions to get University status for offering Distance and Open Education

The University Grants Commission (UGC) has published a notice and sent to 12 stand-alone institutions to get them converted as a university or Deemed to be University if they are willing to offer programs through Distance and Online Mode.

However in recent Supreme Court order also states that Deemed to be Universities are not allowed to run Distance Learning Course from 2018-2019. Moreover Deemed Universities have been asked to remove the “University” within one month of issuance of the order. read more

6 Factors to Consider While Choosing a Distance Learning MBA Program

6 Factors to Consider While Choosing a Distance Learning MBA

In today’s day and age, where one has to keep updating themselves with what is trending. On has to add some sort of skill set or degree to give your profile an edge from others. Not matter what others may think, MBA is still the hot selling cake to get into top-notch 500 fortune companies.In today’s day and age, where one has to keep updating themselves with what is trending. On has to add some sort of skill set or degree to give your profile an edge from others. Not matter what others may think, MBA is still the hot selling cake to get into top-notch 500 fortune companies.When it comes to MBA, full-time is a great option but it’s not always practical there are some who prefers distance mode of education over regular. This post is for them. So, let’s dive into factors which need to consider while selecting distance learning (MBA). read more