AISECT education group based in Bhopal launched free and massive open online course ( MOOC ) portal, aisectmoocs.com, It is the India’s largest free online open learning platform. They will offer over 2,000 courses including school courses, skill courses and higher education courses. Currently aisectmoocs.com is the largest number of courses introduced on an Indian MOOC platform.
For launching the portal AISECT partnered with Ireland-based education group ALISON, which offers free online certified skills training for the workplace with 7 million registered learners and 800,000 graduates worldwide. More than 750 diploma and certificate level ALISON courses will be offered through the AISECT MOOC portal.
Mr. Abhishek Pandit AISECT’s Director (Business Services) said that “I strongly feel that 2016 is going to be an inflection year for MOOCs in India and we have launched the AISECT MOOC in order to contribute to this revolution. Our portal encourages inclusivity in education by giving students in the remotest corners of the country easy and free access to world-class course curriculum”.
Originally, the course curriculum offered only in English and Hindi but more regional language content will be added to the MOOC platform over the next few months.