Manipal Education Launches EduNxt for SMU DDE Students

Manipal Education has announced the launch of its next generation learning system - EduNxt - a new Technology infused Learning System that will transform Distributed Learning in India.

EduNxt enables a collaborative and interactive environment for learning and includes small group mentoring, virtual classrooms, simulation and other interactive content, self-study content, recorded presentations and shared browsing. EduNxt empowers students with anywhere, anytime access. Students will now experience a "portable campus", "carry along mentors" and will have access to over one million online books and journals - all at their fingertips!

To be launched at first for Sikkim Manipal University's Distance Education (SMU - DE) students in July 2009. It will be a first of its kind learning environment in India.

Manipal Education is partnering with Microsoft, BSNL and netbook OEM suppliers in an effort to provide quality affordable education coupled with computer access and connectivity, enabling an enriching personalized learning experience for all its students.

Manipal Education is a pioneering and leading academic & education services provider in India. With over 50 years of steadfast focus in the field of Education, the group provides education services across all genres. The group's presence includes 3 universities - Manipal University, Sikkim Manipal University, and American University of Antigua - and over 30 institutions in India, besides colleges & campuses in Antigua, Dubai, Malaysia & Nepal.

In addition to formal university programmes delivered through 5 campuses in India & 4 overseas, Manipal Education also has a range of education offerings in Distance Education, Professional & Skills Education across multiple genres, as well as industry leading partnerships such as the ICICI Manipal Academy for Banking (in association with ICICI Bank).

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