PM eVidya is an innovative and unique initiative by the Ministry of Education, Government of India to facilitate learning and teaching at school level. It offers multifarious educational resources in multi-platform mode viz. digital/online, TV, radio, community radio, podcast etc. The multi-modal components of PM eVidya initiative are:
DIKSHA as One Nation-One Digital Platform, hosts plenty of multi-modal education contents free for the use of learners, teachers and any stakeholder working in the field of education.
12 TV Channels: One of the major components of PM eVidya initiative is ‘One Class-One Channel’ where 12 DTH television channels are dedicated for the transmission of education contents for Class 1 to 12 based on NCERT curriculum.
Details of Service providers for PMeVidya TV Channels
SWAYAM Courses in MOOC’s Format: It offers MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) pertaining to school education are offered through SWAYAM Portal.
Community Radio and Podcast: It includes transmission of educational contents through radio and podcast.
Educational eContents for DIVYANG on DAISY and in Sign Language: Educational content to serve Children With Special Needs (CWSN).
IIT-PAL for IIT/JEE Preparation: IIT-PAL (Indian Institute of Technology- Professor Assisted Learning) is designed to serve the students preparing for competitive exams.
In the unprecedented time of COVID-19 pandemic, education is now increasingly resourced and conducted through digital media. This ensures continuous and enhanced learning of students through exposure to a variety of course materials on different platforms. With the objective to make the remote learning meaningful and effective for all the teachers and students across all the States and UTs of India, Hon’ble Minister of Education launched Vidya Daan program on 21st April’ 20. This program, under the PM eVidya initiative of Government of India, envisions the accessibility of quality digital content in different languages on all topics of all the disciplinary subjects to the school students through DIKSHA platform.
With this vision, NCERT invites CSRs, Philanthropic organisations, Companies and Firms to be a part of this initiative and contribute high-quality digital content for DIKSHA, TV channels, Radio and other channels for ensuring coherent delivery of content. Click Here for letter inviting digital content
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The detail of the different content categories sought by NCERT is given in Annexure 1.
To fill your Organization details click Annexure 2.
To fill your Digital content details click Annexure 3.
12 DTH Educational TV Channel Transmission Schedule (Current)