NIIT.tv – a disruptive innovation by NIIT, has won the prestigious award for educational technology, at the Indo-American Education Summit 2016.
The award is a recognition of NIIT.tv’s effort to make quality skill-based training available to every digitally connected Indian anytime, anywhere using a cutting-edge technology platform.
Organized by the Indus Foundation, an association dedicated to the promotion of higher education in India, the Indo-American Education Summit recognizes the achievements of some of the finest universities, colleges and institutions by presenting Awards for Educational Excellence annually.
The Summit 2016 had sessions on collaborative research programs, joint/dual degree programs, twinning & transfer programs, faculty & student exchange programs, study abroad in India programs, distance education programs, vocational education programs, and other academic partnerships.
NIIT.tv is an internet TV portal that can be accessed on a computer, tablet or smartphone anytime, anywhere.
It is a democratic digital learning initiative, backed by NIIT’s strong Educational Technology framework, that was launched in October last year with an aim to bring high quality training from its classrooms to every digitally connected learner, for free, at any time, place and language of their choice.
The platform has received an overwhelming response with a total of 469,145 registered users from 160 Countries.
Source: Business Standard