ICT in Higher Education Taking Learning Process to the Next Level

ICT in Higher Education Taking Learning Process to the Next Level

With Class 12th results out, students and parents have been searching for suitable colleges. High on their list are educational institutions which are innovative and offer programmes which impart skills that are in high demand in the job market. To meet this growing demand, Indian educational institutions have been quick to adopt Information and Communications Technology (ICT), taking the teaching-learning process at universities and colleges to the next level, observes Priyanka Sharma of Elets News Network (ENN). It has been estimated that in the next 10 years, more than 50…

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Nigeria: Jigawa Senator to Build N80 Million ICT Complex for Distance Learning

Nigeria: Jigawa Senator to Build N80 Million ICT Complex for Distance Learning

Senator Muhammad Ubali Shitu is to provide an Information Communication Technology (ICT) complex worth over N80 million in Hadejia, to boost distance-learning education in the area. Senator Shitu who is representing Jigawa North-East Senatorial District in Jigawa State, said at a distance education stakeholders’ sensitisation meeting in Hadejia recently that the high cost of education through the conventional universities was denying people the opportunity to further their education, adding that distance learning mode was now a viable alternative. A statement from the University of Abuja by the Deputy Registrar (Information…

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