Digital Campuses: “A Game Changer”!

An increasing number of the world’s students are studying for degrees without ever setting foot on campus. In the US, several Ivy League universities are putting more and more of their courses on the web, free to anyone anywhere but without offering credits. More than 55,000 students now select from the  Open University Australia‘s ( OUA) [...]

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Harvard And MIT Offer Online Classes Free Leveraging EdX

Hey Distance learners !  Seemingly a manna from academic heaven. Harvard University joins hands with The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) with the announcement of  their new non-profit edX online learning initiative , which will provide impetus to on-campus teaching and, more importantly, make courses from both schools available to people around the world for free. Through [...]

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MIT Offers Comparative Media Studies Course

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MIT OCW’s Comparative Media Studies is the examination of media technologies and their cultural, social, aesthetic, political, ethical, legal, and economic implications.

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Five U.S. Universities To Offer Free Online Courses

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Five prestigious U.S. universities will teach free online courses for students worldwide through a new, interactive education platform called Coursera. The courses will be designed and taught by professors at Stanford, Princeton, the University of California at Berkeley, the University of Pennsylvania and the University of Michigan.

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Can Social Media Impact Education System?

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“Technology opens up the educational echo chamber by introducing the possibility of learning from a variety of experts. It creates an opportunity for global dialogue, expanded connectivity, and the possibility of learning from the best teachers.”

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Online Learning: Disruption in Education

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“…education is highly regulated; it is first and foremost about the future of children—and thus the future of our country as well—so the stakes are high…” says Clayton Christensen , who has recently been declared rank #1 among the 50 most influential management gurus by Thinkers 50.

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