Partnered with IITB for the CS 101 Course

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Launching our CS – 101 course today, in collaboration with ‪#‎IITBX‬ – IIT Bombay – We are happy to announce the rollout of the IIT Bombay MOOC – Computer Science 101 on our platform today. This course is offered to all students across all Universities and Colleges in India via our mobile and desktop Basic […]

Open Response Assessments

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Open Response Assessments on Millionlights ORA on Millionlights       In an open response assessment, you provide written responses to questions that might not have simple or definitive answers. For some open response assessments, you can submit an image or other file to accompany a written response. Open response assessments can include a peer […]

Our Technology Stack – What we build on.

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Posted by the Millionlights Tech Team: So we have been asked  by our students and partner universities how do we plan to reach millions of students and teach them in terms of technology and scaling. This post is about technology and what we are using to build out the platform. The Millionlights Platform – Security and […]

MOU with Myopencourses

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We have signed an MOU (Memorandum of Understanding) with MyOpenCourses to create and distribute engineering  and management courses online. This strategic partnership ensures that Millionlights will get access to more than 20,000 hours of video created by NPTEL. The Millionlights academic team will create assessments, mid term and final exams to test the student as […]

Mobile Learning in India

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Millionlights has recently partnered with a leading Telephony company in India to provide digital access to content and curriculum on their platform. We will be offering a range of our existing courses through this mobile delivery channel. Partnering with a Pan India telephony company brings us that much closer to our vision of Universal Access […]

Technology and Education – Our Take on it

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There is this ongoing debate about how much technology is good for education specially in the Indian context. Will it help the student increase their knowledge or does it make the teacher redundant – so on and so forth. There are very strong views on both sides of the debate which we wont go into. We […]