Aakash Educational Services goes digital with the launch of its eLearning portal iConnect
Bringing Aakash’s high quality classroom experience at everyones reach – online!
Mumbai, May 29th, 2014: – Aakash Educational Services Limited, the leader in classroom education for Medical and Engineering entrance preparations, now introduces a gen-next digital learning experience with Aakash iConnect. Launched on 28th May, the portal has already gotten an overwhelming response from students, parents and teachers community.
For students, iConnect provides access to Aakash’s high quality video lectures, study materials and tests online. It is targeted at class XI & XII students aspiring for Medical and Engineering entrance exams as well as class VIII, IX & X students aiming to perform well in their school/board exams besides junior level competitive exams like NTSE, KVPY, JSTSE, Olympiads etc.
The portal has several features to enhance students’ learning experience like Doubt Resolution by Experts, Performance Dashboard (performance analytics and ability to compare performance with peers), Course Map (Snapshot of the whole course and ones progress), Notifications and many more. Upcoming features like discussion forum, content enrichment and task manager will make Aakash iConnect the key to success in entrance examinations.
Aakash iConnect also gives students a flexibility to choose what they want – they can buy the complete course or just a Subject/Chapter of their choice. Chapters are available at price starting from Rs 99 and packages price start from Rs 10,999.
Aakash iConnect will soon be launched on Google Play and App Store to further empower students to learn on the go.
If you don’t have Aakash classroom center at your vicinity – don’t worry, the next best thing is now available on the click of a mouse!! Now break free from your local tuitions and be ready to embrace success – with Aakash iConnect.
About Aakash Educational Services Limited
Aakash Educational Services Limited, since its inception in 1988, with its exceptional performances in the various Medical, Engineering entrance and Foundation Level examinations (NTSE, Olympiads etc.) across India persistently, bestowing toppers across India in some of the arduous engineering and medical entrance examinations, incessant endeavours to provide result oriented approach with its comprehensive portfolio of programs, ingenious state of the art programs and facilities, a network of more than 100 centres across India, a spectrum of annual student base of more than 85,000 every year, has created a legacy in the entire coaching arena.
Aakash Educational Services Ltd., has achieved unmatched excellence for seamlessly assisting the deserving aspirants to crack the various Medical, Engineering entrance examinations and Foundation Level examinations across India, through its various customised programs, catered to facilitate diverse blend of students.
Aakash continues to extend its coaching services through its following wings:
Aakash Institute: for various medical entrance examinations across India
Aakash IIT-JEE: for various engineering entrance examinations across India
Aakash Foundations: for junior level competitive exams like NTSE (National Talent Search Exam), NSO (National Science Olympiad) and KVPY (Kishore Vaigyanik Protsahan Yojana) etc.
Through its pan-India presence and with the help of classroom coaching, distance learning programs and recently introduced iTutor – a tablet based complete educational product that combines the best of classroom learning and self-study, Aakash’s reach is set out to become unparalleled in this segment.
With the ever changing pace of life, the pace at which learning and teaching is being done is also seeing a sea of change. In today’s world technology is playing a major role in further enhancing the learning process. The way technology encapsulates the overall learning mechanism, it hooks the learners in a more productive manner. Sensing this change, institutions across the country are gearing up to adopt technological innovations.
But there are few players in the education industry who recognized the changing times and have already started incorporating technological advances in the way they teach. One such reputed institution is Aakash Educational Services Ltd. AESL has started integrating technology with education with their state-of-the-art tablet itutor, DTH based teaching Aakash TV Tutoring among others.
Also, Aakash has been the 1st ever coaching institute in India to tie up with Kaun Banega Crorepati – 1st time ever by any Coaching Institute in India!
About Aakash Chaudhry: Aakash Chaudhry is working as the Director of Aakash Educational Services Ltd (AESL). Before joining AESL, he worked with top IT firms like Infosys Technologies and Cognizant Technology Solutions in enterprise solutions and business analysis division. Prior to his corporate stint, Aakash started his career by founding Quantass Associates, an advertising and production service company. With his vast experience in education, technology and marketing services, Aakash is driving AESL to greater heights with cutting edge and quality education under the ‘Aakash’ banner. Aakash is an alumnus of Harvard Business School at the Harvard University in Boston, USA, where he earned OPM certification. By profession, Aakash is an engineer with a bachelor’s degree in Computer Sciences and an MBA from Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad.
About J C Chaudhry: J. C. Chaudhry is the Founder & Managing Director of Aakash Educational Services Ltd (AESL). Aakash Institute was started in 1988 with only 12 students. His passion to excel and provide students with high quality education has made AESL a leading brand in the Education Sector. Today AESL services over 55000 students annually studying from more than 101 centers and under its DLP programs across the nation. He has over 40 years of experience rendering services as a Principal, PGT teacher and a lecturer in government & private colleges and as an Entrepreneur, Mr. Chaudhry was bestowed with President’s award, ‘Dr. Radhakrishnan Award’ for the services rendered to schools and community by Freedom Fighter Welfare Society in 2002. He holds a Master degree in Science (Botany) from world renowned BITS Pilani. He has written textbooks for Secondary & Sr. Secondary schools students and on medical entrance exams.