The University Grants Commission (UGC) came into existence on 28th December 1953

Gyan Vani

Gyan Vani (GV) was conceived in 2001 as a network of educational FM Radio Channels

Gyan Darshan

Launched by the MHRD, Information & Broadcasting, the Prasar Bharti and IGNOU jointly on 26th January 2000

Gyan Dhara

It is an internet audio ounselling service offered by IGNOU


– Global Initiative of Academic Networks (GIAN) in Higher Education, which is an initiative by MHRD, was launched in 2015. – It aims at improving the quality of higher education


– It is a portal app developed by CIET, NCERT, and can be accessed on the Web and is available on Google Play, App Store, and Windows. The content is available in English, Hindi, and Urdu.


– It is developed by CBSE and is successfully launched by HRD minister Smriti Zubin Irani in National Conference on ICT in school education held on November 07, 2015, at Vigyan Bhawan. – It helps schools and parents to review student’s performance in various subjects.