Ramya Srinivasan, (Head- MOOCs Programme, IIMBx) was recently awarded 'Woman of Substance' at the International Women's Day Celebration at Garden City University, Bangalore. She along with 15 other inspiring Indian women from different walks of life were felicitated on this occasion for their extraordinary achievements. Congratulations and hats off!
Online education is taking over the ways and techniques of learning in the present generation. It is very well established that learning is considered as a lifelong process and now we can observe individuals reaching out to further education in various different phases of their life for many different purposes such as for their own... Continue Reading →
Remember the senior who ragged Aamir Khan in 3-idiots? That senior is the amazingly talented Rajeev Ravindranathan. He was in IIMB with Professor Rakesh Godhwani for recording a section for a MOOC on business communication. Find the Facebook post here.
Be it a brick and mortar classroom or a virtual classroom, the biggest challenge for an instructor is to keep the learner 'engaged.' In a physical classroom, this challenge may ease marginally as engagement as a behaviour is directly observable through grades, class participation and attendance. However, you will agree that the scenario is quite... Continue Reading →
I am an I.T specialist working for an energy company in Bern (Switzerland). Most of my free time is spent at two international organizations, where I passionately volunteer. At each organization, I hold a role as a member of the board. Due to my background, the course title “International Business Environment and Global Strategy” immediately... Continue Reading →
In the next ten years, the shape of universities will change dramatically; it is necessary and inevitable. It is not just about grades anymore. Learning communities are important. Moreover, it is important for students to learn the tools in school that they would need on the job. One such tool is Flipped Learning. Flipped Learning... Continue Reading →
KLSIMER enters into an academic partnership programme with the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore’s IIMBx MOOCs Programme. The IIMBx team comprising Ms. Ramya Srinivasan, Head – MOOCs Programme and Mr. Dheeraj Singh, Marketing Manager - IIMBx visited our institute on 27th Nov’17 and a formal exchange of Memorandum of Understanding was executed between the IIMBx team and the Director of KLS IMER, Dr. Shashidhar Chiniwar. KLS IMER faculty coordinator Mr.Ajay... Continue Reading →
It is a strong belief of mine that the future of higher education lies with online learning. Increasingly, colleges and university students now find themselves with other obligations beyond that of getting a degree. Jobs and family commitments make equal demands on their time. Having the option of taking online classes and studying on their... Continue Reading →
A lot of people say that online education cannot compete with/replace the conventional education system. As it is a new concept the number of students that prefer digital learning are scant. What people fail to see is that learners are edged with the opportunity to interact and gain knowledge from renowned instructors of different universities.... Continue Reading →