IIT Bombay Trains Students & Teachers Using A-VIEW an Open Source Software Developed by Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham

The ‘Train 1000 Teachers’ program was initiated by IIT Bombay in 2009, under the project ‘Empowerment of Students/ Teachers. T10KT method involves teachers going to Remote Centres across India and participating in live lectures delivered by an expert instructor through an audio-video conferencing system, using the open source software A-VIEW developed by Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri. It is used to deliver and transmit live lectures given by faculty at IIT, to all Remote Centre (RCs).