IACM SmartLearn Ltd, a 14+ years old training company, has announced 5 MBA Twining programs in association with Annamalai University. Besides the general MBA, it will offer programs with specialisation in HR, Marketing, Finance and International Business. All these programs are offered as 100% on-line MBA programs.
"Our University has launched need based education programs of MBA through IACM using IT technology. It is through Directorate of Distance Education, we aim at reducing the distance between the learner and the University" said Prof. Dr. M. Ramanathan, Hon'ble Vice Chancellor, Annamalai University.
"I hope that students will be benefited with on-demand education and learning from some very experienced faculty" he added.
"Launch of 5 MBA programs through IACM is just a beginning of new era for enabling the distance learning using technological means. IACM through its portal CTEL, will host complete video lecturing for MBA programs. Thus our aim is to reach the unreached section of the society through alternate modes of learning from the Directorate of Distance Education at reasonable university fees" said Dr. S.B. Nageswara Rao, Director, Directorate of Distance Education, Annamalai University.
CTEL, Centre for Technology Enabled Learning, is the new initiative of IACM SmartLearn Ltd, that will promote the use of Technology Enabled Learning where students can learn at their own pace, test the understanding of the lecture and collaborate with peers and faculty for experiential learning using blogs, chat rooms etc.
"Our goal is to provide an exceptional learning experience for students and professionals. All the lectures are delivered by highly experienced faculty besides providing a fully supported online learning environments & quality material which enables a collaborative learning experience" opined Ravinder Goyal, Director IACM SmartLearn Ltd.
Wg Cdr Chawla, Sr. Vice President, CTEL, a senior academician with 19+ years of teaching experience and 30+ years of Industry experience mentioned "Our online MBA programs has the same curriculum, taught by the faculty teaching at full time colleges and holds students to the same academic standard".
At CTEL, the video lectures will simulate the Virtual class learning environments, where one not only Self- organized and direct the learning but also have the Excellent Faculty with 10+ years of teaching / industry experience at renowned institution. Most of our faculty are either PhDs or are pursuing PhDs.
The Most Reasonable Fee Structure as compared with regular program is not only one major factor. It also saves the cost of travelling and traumatic experience in highly congested traffic environments. Many a cases, the students opt for Weekend classes but that effect badly on their personal and social lives.
With CTEL, students are exposed to Best quality material and clear explanation at micro level with case study and examples from the faculty which is available in "24x7" format as per convenience of the students.
"In order to make our students at par in terms of knowledge on various subjects, with full time regular students, IACM will offer access to 8 additional subjects free of cost besides 8 prescribed subjects by the University" stated Pradeep Chaturvedi, Chairman, Advisory board. "So students will have opportunity to learn approx. 32 subjects in two years which is quite at par with the subjects covered in regular colleges" he added.
IACM will also provide placement assistance to all the successful students through their linkage with the Industry established over a period of last 14 years. The program is aimed at continuous "Motivation and Nurturing Creativity".
IACM will also offer "Personality Development and Communication Skills" lectures for overall development of the students.
To create collaborative learning opportunities, we will create program specific forums where Faculty will also answer the queries of the students, if any. This will enhance student's learning outcomes where they will have answers of their queries and also learn from others as well.
Interested candidates may enrol now and Save One Year, as University First year exams will be held in May 2012. Last date of Admission for this Academic year is 31st January'2012!
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About IACM SmartLearn Ltd.
An ISO 9001:2008 Company, IACM was awarded with the prestigious National Golden Peacock Innovative Product/Services Award 2002 for its unique SMART Learning teaching methodology. On an all India basis, IACM was also ranked number one in Microsoft's resource Directory. The company has also won the Golden Peacock National Training Award in 2004. In the same year, i.e. 2004, India Today magazine recognized IACM as the number one Network Training Institute. And again in 2005 the same magazine recognized IACM as the Most Preferred Hardware and Network Training Institute. The Institution is enriched with dedicated, talented and experienced teachers and State-of-the-art Lab-cum-Classrooms. By choosing to study with IACM, students are sure of getting the professional and intellectual enrichment in a stimulating and nurturing environments. please visit www.iacm-india.com for details.
About Annamalai University
Annamalai University, Chidambaram, Tamil Nadu, is a leading university of south India. The University provides high class distance educational programmes. All the courses offered by the University have been approved by Distance Education Council (DCE), New Delhi. It conducts courses in numerous streams, at different degree levels. Annamalai University is one of the largest universities in India today. The University was established in 1929. Annamalai University already has a huge corpus of over a thousand acres and understanding of art, science, Indian languages, engineering and technology, education, fine arts, agriculture, medicine and dentistry and the integration of all sections of the study .
All the programmes of study offered by the Directorate of Distance Education have the approval of the Distance Education Council, New Delhi.