Home Nation World Business Politics Odd & Weird Region Entertainment Education
Pardaphash Logo
Hindi


YCMOU introduces live web radio




Published by:
Published on: Tue, 11 Sep 2012 at 16:43 IST
Nashik: Yashwantrao Chavan Maharashtra Open University (YCMOU) has introduced its interactive live web radio from a studio in the sprawling 150-acre campus in Nashik, as per the officials.

The brainchild of R. Shreedhar, the former director of Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia (CEMCA), thousands will be able to interact with each other via the live web radio.

"We had earlier tried this technology in Maldives which surprisingly had a better bandwidth than India, but then only 20 people could interact with experts as we faced cost constraints. Now, in case of YCMOU, the number will be in thousands," Shreedhar said.

He also pointed out that the technology used in this facility had been developed in India, and that YCMOU would be the first of the country's 406 universities to make this facility available to students.

"Now even Sunita Williams can log in to this web facility if she wishes," Shreedhar said, in a ligher vein.

"We shall further enhance the technology. Soon, it will be available on cell phones as well," Shreedhar said.

Vice-Chancellor of YCMOU Dr. R. Krishnkumar said that the web-radio facility would initially be available only for an hour, between 12 noon and 1 p.m..

"It will, however, be available for all 24 hours later in the archive format. Students from anywhere in the world will be interacting with experts of various subjects, listening to lectures, discussions and interviews," he said.

The facility was inaugurated by the Divisional Commissioner of Nashik, Ravindra Jadhav.

Also present on the occasion were Registrar of the university Dr.Prakash Atkare, Head of the audio-visual centre Dr. Rajendra Vadnre, Directors of all schools, teachers, officers and other university staff.
IANS
Previous
Republic Day 2015
Republic Day 2015
US President Barack Obama's Three-Day India Visit
US President Barack Obama's Three-Day India Visit
Advocate Protest in Lucknow
Advocate Protest in Lucknow
Sensuous Jacqueline Fernandez in Roy
Sensuous Jacqueline Fernandez in Roy
Poonam Pandey in Telugu debut flick Malini & Co.
Poonam Pandey in Telugu debut flick Malini & Co.
Celebrities seen at Charan Singh Sapra's 'Lohri Di Raat' event
Celebrities seen at Charan Singh Sapra's 'Lohri Di Raat' event
Road Safety Week Launched to Spread Awareness About Traffic Rules
Road Safety Week Launched to Spread Awareness About Traffic Rules
Red Hot Poonam Pandey Sizzles down South
Red Hot Poonam Pandey Sizzles down South
Exclusive: Sunny Leone’s hot-sexy snaps from Mastizaade
Exclusive: Sunny Leone’s hot-sexy snaps from Mastizaade
Steamy Bipasha Basu and Karan Singh Grover in scary Alone!
Steamy Bipasha Basu and Karan Singh Grover in scary Alone!
Taylor Swift Hot Pictures From Magazine Covers
Taylor Swift Hot Pictures From Magazine Covers
Sunny Leone sets sea on fire for Manforce ad campaign
Sunny Leone sets sea on fire for Manforce ad campaign
Most popular scenes from Bollywood epic film DDLJ
Most popular scenes from Bollywood epic film DDLJ
Poonam Pandey exposes seductively for Brexelant breast enhancement cream campaign
Poonam Pandey exposes seductively for Brexelant breast enhancement cream campaign
Lucknow Mahotsav begins
Lucknow Mahotsav begins
Next
BREAKING NEWS
England beats India by 3 wickets to book final clash with Australia; James Taylor 82, Jos Buttler 67, Binny 3-33
Indian Mercantile Co-operative bank caused loss of several crores to UP Jal Nigam
Pardaphash soon to expose the ‘ticket selling’ game of regional political parties
 
Opinion Polls
How far can Team India go with this squad in World Cup 2015?
Quarterfinal
Semifinal
Final
Win
Disqualified in Pool Stage


Pardaphash name, logo and all associated elements ® and © 2011 Mahakaal News Management Pvt. Ltd.
All rights reserved. Pardaphash and the Pardaphash logo are registered marks of Mahakaal News management Pvt. Ltd.
Pardaphash is hosted with Enzoo could compute engine.
Valid XHTML 1.0 Transitional
This page is generated in : 0.012 Seconds




EXCLUSIVE: Daddu Prasad slams Mayawati; Says ticket trading is like selling dignity of our sisters, daughters