Technology and Internet is increasingly playing a bigger role in education in India. Institute of Clinical Research India, (ICRI), the leading institute in Clinical Research studies, has adopted new teaching methodology – ‘Blackboard Virtual Learning Environment’.
Blackboard is a patented programme providing virtual learning environment. It provides access to library resources, journals, study materials, papers, lectures, and updates from ICRI’s partner University in UK, Cranfield University, to its students in India.
To facilitate Virtual Learning Environment (VLE), all the students will be provided with a laptop. Also, all the campuses have been made Wi-Fi enabled with LCD panels in all classrooms.
According to ICRI, it is the only institute in India that will facilitate such a methodology of teaching and the new batch of students (2008