NIIT Offers Free Courses for CBSE Board Exams in India
NIIT.tv – an initiative by an Indian computer training company NIIT – today announced that it will help school students prepare for their Class 10th & 12th CBSE board exams.
Titled, Board Exam Preparatory Classes, the courses will be made available on www.niit.tv for free from today – 10th December – onwards, according to NIIT.
NIIT says that it launched NIIT.tv in October this year as a digital learning initiative to bring skilling from NIIT classrooms to every digitally connected Indian, for free, at any time and place of their choice.
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According to the company, this tech platform will enable students to get an extra confidence for their board exams. The education will be delivered live by expert teachers on NIIT.tv.
The students will be able to view their sessions on demand as per their convenience. Two rounds of mock exams will also be organized on the NIIT.tv platform in the months of January and February 2016.
Preparatory classes on NIIT.tv are scheduled for Maths, Science, and English for Class 10th; Maths, Physics, Chemistry for Class 12th Science Stream and Accounting, Economics, Business Studies for Class 12th Commerce Stream.
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Live sessions will be held between 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. every day. Sessions will be conducted over the Synchronous Learning Technology platform from NIIT.tv studios, says the company.
“Technology can play a key role in making quality education and learning available to millions of students. Through this initiative NIIT.tv will create a more level playing field for school students preparing for their board exams across the country,” said Udai Singh, chief strategy officer, NIIT Ltd.
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The preparatory classes are based on the CBSE Exam pattern and focus on how to perform well in the exams, says the company. It says the objective is not to teach students the full syllabus but prepare them to face the exam well through these classes.