Online education planned: VC

Staff Reporter

NAMAKKAL: Anna University – Coimbatore has planned to enter the field of online education offering courses via Internet. A proposal in this regard will be presented for approval before the syndicate and the government shortly, its Vice-Chancellor R. Radhakrishnan has said.

“There is enormous potential for online education in the country. As a technical university, we want to take lead in this area,” he told reporters here on Wednesday.

He said the online-based education market in the country was estimated to be around Rs. 10,000 crore.

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