launches Online MBA, Post Graduate and Under Graduate Degree Courses
08/21/2012, one of India’s leading online education portals, in association with Mahatma Gandhi University (MGU), Meghalaya, has launched EduKart Online MBA and other Post-Graduate and Under-Graduate degree and diploma courses

Online PR News – 21-August-2012 – New Delhi – New Delhi , 21st August 2012:, one of India’s leading online education portals, in association with Mahatma Gandhi University (MGU), Meghalaya, has launched EduKart Online MBA and other Post-Graduate and Under-Graduate degree and diploma courses. The online MBA program offers specialization in General Management, Human Resource Management, Marketing Management, Operations Management and Financial Management. The UG and PG programs include BBA, BCA, B.Sc. IT, MCA and M.Sc. IT. The students will get a degree from Mahatma Gandhi University recognized by University Grants Commission (UGC) and Distance Education Council (DEC) and a Certificate from

With a minimum duration of two years for MBA and PG programs and three years for UG programs, these courses will provide global, industry specific and quality education at affordable prices. The programs are ideal for those graduates and working professionals who are motivated to upgrade their qualifications, knowledge and employability, but are not able to pursue full time programs for one or the other reasons.

The concept of Distance Learning or Correspondence Education has existed for a long time in India. With increasing availability and bandwidth of internet, online education can add new horizons to distance education. The programs come with features like 24x7 access to online curriculum, weekly doubt solving sessions by experts, unlimited telephonic support and placement assistance. In fact, has tied up with leading placement companies and job portals to provide placement assistance in all the degree and diploma programs.

Speaking on the launch, Mr. Ishan Gupta, CEO, said “Due to the strenuous lifestyle and competing priorities, people find it difficult to upgrade their skills conveniently and efficiently. Online education paves the way for these people who have an urge to upgrade themselves and keep pace with the demands of the changing academic and business environment. Our programs aim at equipping the students with the required managerial and technical tools which will prepare them to take up new challenges and excel at work. ”

Mr. Rajan Chopra, Chancellor of Mahatma Gandhi University added “We are highly elated to have joined hands with for delivering our degree and diploma programs. The experience of team at EduKart for delivering online courses will ensure that all students get an exceptional experience while they pursue the programs online. We hope that these programs will raise the academic and professional profiles of our students and make them a better skilled workforce".

“With the freedom to learn at own pace and from anywhere around the world, online courses pave the way for easy distribution of educational facilities beyond geographical boundaries. Our online MBA and other under graduate and post graduate programs come with features like unlimited telephonic support, weekly doubt solving session, convenient payment options, and placement assistance. In addition to this we are also providing CDs and books to our students” said Mr. Mayank Gupta, COO,

The fee structure is very convenient and affordable. With options to pay one-time, annually or semester wise, the programs are highly affordable. More details about the programs are available on

About was started in 2011 by alumni of Stanford University, Indian Institute of Management (IIM) and University of Delhi. The company provides high quality industry relevant programs such as online MBA, MCA and BBA and industry relevant certificate courses in areas of Retail, Finance, Digital Marketing, Programming Languages and Project Management.

The founding team is immensely passionate about delivering high quality education and believes that creates a difference in the lives of those who aspire to move ahead. The team members not only have prior experience of starting education companies, but have also worked in companies like Facebook, Bank of America, Educomp and One97 Communications Ltd.

About Mahatma Gandhi University

Mahatma Gandhi University (M.G.U) is established through Meghalaya State legislative Act, 2010 (Meghalaya Act No.6 of 2011), published in the Gazette of Meghalaya vide No.LL.(B).138/2010/41.

The University was setup with an objective of providing best quality education to the students. Mahatma Gandhi University is empowered to award degrees as specified by the University Grants Commission (UGC) under section 22 of the UGC Act 1956.