The Government of India has embarked on an ambitious development program for improving liveability in its rapidly growing cities. Building on urban initiatives of the past two decades, the new emphasis is on establishing partnerships between the national, state, and urban local governments to apply ‘smart’, or ICT enabled solutions, for driving economic growth, building infrastructure, delivering services, and enhancing the quality of life of residents.
India’s EdTech sector has grown rapidly within the past decade, with nearly 4000 startups attracting substantial investment from global and Indian investors. The Victorian EdTech sector is much smaller in scale but is thriving and leading education innovation in online program management, assessment systems, and upskilling for new technology-driven work futures.
The Commonwealth Department
of Education and Training (DET)
commissioned the Australia India Institute
to develop a collection of ten case studies
from Australia and India. This collection
aims to illustrate how quality assured
online learning is being prioritised and
developed by higher education institutions
and education technology companies
in both countries
This research project has been commissioned by the Commonwealth Department of Education and Training to investigate the viability of Australian Vocational Education and Training (VET) providers in delivering skill development products and services targeted at the rapidly growing aged care industry sector in India.