New Delhi: A worldwide chief in edtech software program and expertise, Canada-based D2L immediately introduced its strategic partnership with Chennai-based Edutech India Private Limited, a part of the Edutech Group, a number one participant within the academic expertise area since 1991. With this, D2L seeks to supply on-the-ground, native assist to key stakeholders in Indian schooling the place digital transformation has develop into a necessity. With 1,500 purchasers and over 15 million learners worldwide, D2L already has a powerful presence in different Asian markets.
“With over two decades of experience in the eLearning space in India, we understand the challenges of the industry. Schools and colleges in our country need real-time ground support to embrace innovation in a hassle-free manner, and that is exactly what our goal is with this partnership with D2L,” shared Sajeev KR, Director, Edutech India.
As a strategic companion of D2L in India, Edutech handles gross sales, advertising and marketing, pre-sales, mission administration, coaching and technical assist of the Brightspace LMS. Edutech has capabilities to supply value-adding options and providers across the LMS, comparable to speedy content material authoring instruments, lecture seize programs, distant proctoring, digital labs, video administration programs and customized content material improvement providers amongst others. Edutech’s Solutions are delivered by a crew of extremely certified, skilled and authorized personnel dedicated to offering dependable service on time and inside price range.
“Having worked with educational organisations across key markets in Asia and worldwide, we understand that India is a unique market. The demographics, infrastructure-readiness and availability of resources in a diverse market like India can vary at every 100 kilometres. That is why we decided to partner with local experts who have an understanding of the market’s needs. We seek to create awareness about LMS and its importance in elevating education to the next level while helping schools and colleges be future-ready”, stated Nick Hutton, Regional Director for Asia at D2L.
“In line with Digital India and Skills India initiatives, with this partnership with D2L, we seek to bring world-class innovations and tech solutions to our country while providing support to stakeholders by being with them side-by-side through the entire implementation process,” shared Santhosh R., Business Head for the Learning Solutions Business Unit at Edutech India.
The Brightspace LMS will allow the way forward for studying in India with options like gaming engine, adaptive studying, video administration, clever brokers, templated interactives for course design, full assist for outcomes or competency-based studying, and actionable studying analytics, leveraging synthetic intelligence and machine studying, D2L’s Brightspace LMS gives the instruments to offer a personalised studying expertise.
“With the revised eligibility conditions, as per the Ministry of HRD’s proposal to the UGC, over 200 universities will be able to offer online degrees across India, and this is where D2L’s Brightspace LMS, a UGC-compliant platform, can step in. During the Budget 2020 speech, it was announced that seven Indian institutes had received approvals to start online courses; one of the seven being Manipal— an existing client of D2L.” shared Business Director for South Asia at D2L, Dr Prem Das Maheshwari.
Catering to learners and educators from Okay-12 to varsity degree, D2L’s Brightspace is an LMS that gives options like self-paced studying and higher dad or mum engagement. The edtech firm’s entry out there has been embraced by key stakeholders they usually have already got purchasers from throughout the nation like Manipal Academy of Higher Education (Online), XLRI School of Management (Jamshedpur & Jhajjar, SSVM Institutions (Coimbatore), Sunbeam Group of Schools (Vellore & Chennai) and Vidyashilp Academy (Bangalore) onboard.