Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) this February launched a project, namely National Mission on Education through ICT, under which Delhi University (DU) is to prepare e-content for seven subjects. The list of subject includes chemistry, botany, zoology, history, maths, economics and commerce. 'The content will be in multi media format which will have online quizzes, animations, virtual laboratories and audio-video clips,' said Professor A. K. Bakshi, Director of the Institute of Life Long Learning (ILL).
The project is likely to be completed by December. It is a INR 5,000 crore scheme under the National Mission of Education through Information and Communication Technology. The National Mission on Education through ICT has been launched by the ministry to encourage integration of information technology in the field of education.