IIM-A ties up with NIIT and Hughes for E-learning courses
5th June 2016Category : EducationPublished by :Rahul Verma Reading Time : 3 Minute News Sourced : India
The premier education institute in India, Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIM-A), will come up with NIIT and Hughes for professional E-learning programmes in coming months.
The technology company NIIT and Hughes are prominent names in delivering distance educational programmes and picked up by IIM-A in the process of transforming education with the new era of synchronous studio-to-classroom format.
According to reports, IIM-A signed an agreement with Hughes Communication India limited, which is a networking services company and NIIT Limited, a leading management training company, was reached in May.
"Information technology is creating significant disruptions and opportunities in the higher-education sector. Increasingly, delivery of high-quality management education is becoming feasible through technology. IIM-A is committed to innovating and leveraging technology to provide the best quality educational experience to leaders that make a difference," said Professor Ashish Nanda, director of IIM-A.
Pioneer in delivering executive management programmes, NIIT has evolve with IIM-A in 2006 across country by leveraging NIIT's pioneering Synchronous Learning Technology."
NIIT has been at the forefront of technological and pedagogical innovations in learning, keenly aware of challenges the higher education sector faces by providing best-in-class technology-based solutions.
Hughes has been the pioneer and at the forefront of Interactive Onsite Learning (IOL) technology in India, since 2002, with more than 25,000 alumni. Hughes looks up to this tie-up to take top curricula, programmes and of IIM-A to prospective students across India," said Partho Banerjee, president and managing director of Hughes.