India’s Best 10 Digital Learning Portals for Teachers & Students 2021

The current Indian education landscape is witnessing a change from classroom learning to digital learning. The evolution from an old fashioned learning system that’s being trapped between walls for hours, to studying from anywhere at any time using technology, the country has come an extended way. With the straightforward accessibility of the web using electronic devices, especially smartphones and laptops, young scholars of today are shifting towards digital learning, because it is far more flexible than classroom learning. Along with being a medium-friendly way of teaching/learning, it is also consistent with the few statistics, thus making India the second-largest sector for e-learning after the US. 

Today, learning has grown to a better extent and digital learning has made education very convenient to everyone from teachers to students, as it has many advantages like taking up interesting courses or skills from any horizon of the planet and at any time. E-learning also allows consistency and therefore the only things that are necessary are access to the web and mobile or laptops. Digital learning mainly helps in saving time and money, and for those who cannot afford a full-time degree can study courses offered by popular colleges and universities globally via digital learning portals. Also, the web certificates provided by the schools and colleges through digital learning portals are recognized in most of the businesses in India, and thus, businesses and organizations are motivating their employees to skill up, via certificate courses offered by digital learning portals.

Foreseeing the brilliant way forward for the EdTech Industry, within the previous couple of years, countless portals have commenced offering courses through online mode and students are in a dilemma regarding which portal will honestly and literally fulfill their requirements that they need as a web learner. So as to form the method of choosing the proper Digital Learning Portal seamlessly, we at The Academic Insights have done our share of analysis and research, and our expert panel of leaders and teachers have come up with a list of 10-best digital learning portals, focused towards both teachers and students. This particular edition will be given the title – “India’s Best 10 Digital Learning Portals for Teachers & Students 2021”. Through this endeavour we aim to dedicate a section of our e-magazine towards the betterment of our readers, helping them overcome all the struggles and help with choosing the right e-learning platform for your education needs and desires. 

Sl. no. Name Website Description
1 Apna Course An E-Learning platform that provides in-demand video courses delivered by their top Instructors. All provided courses are targeted towards working professionals who want to enhance their skills to advance their career
2 Asian College of Teachers Leading teacher training institution in Asia dedicated to producing future global educators who will not only be equipped with contemporary teaching techniques but will show a deeper understanding of teaching methodologies.
3 Ask IITians Aditya Singhal and Nishant Sinha of IIT Delhi founded askIITians, to cater primarily to students of India and Middle East who are preparing for engineering entrance exams like IIT-JEE or AIEEE
4 Coursera A private equity for profit educational Technology Company founded by computer science professors Andrew Ng and Daphne Koller of Stanford University that offers massive open online courses. It offers all its courses accessible for free.
5 Codecademy An online interactive platform founded by Zach Sims and Ryan Bubinski that offers free coding classes in 12 different programming languages. As of January 2014, it had over 24 million users who had completed over 100 million exercises
6 Elearnmarkets Offering financial courses designed by some of the best experts of the country and aims to take online financial education to a new level, both in India and abroad
7 Investoo The biggest online trading school in the world with 350+ video lessons and 20, 000+ active members. Their trading team has years of experience in trading the market
8 Meritnation A leading online teaching portal in India, Meritnation provides tuition classes for kids in classes 1-12. It has 80 lakhs students enrolled across CBSE, ICSE, and leading state boards
9 Unschool E-mentorship platform that allows students, graduates, young professionals, entrepreneurs and 'anyone with the curiosity to learn' to create an online learning ecosystem that fits their needs and industry demands
10 Upgrad An online higher education platform, upGrad is creating an immersive learning experience by merging the latest technology, pedagogy, and services