MBD Alchemie launches its courses for CBSE Class X & XII on CDs
Structured content, instant evaluation and online mentoring available with the coursesTweet
-- MBD Alchemie, India’s largest online educational academy, a venture of the Rs. 200 crore MBD Group, today launched MBD Alchemie CBSE crash courses and CBSE test series for the Class X & XII board examinations 2008 on CD’s. The CDs will be available through more than 10,000 leading booksellers spread across the length and breadth of the country.
MBD Alchemie, a pioneer project on e-learning in India endeavours to become India’s mass education offering through dissemination of high quality standardized content across the country. The first CD offering from the company has an integrated web mentoring model, available to students for the first time in the CD category.
The MBD Alchemie CBSE series offers several pluses to students:
Ø Structured Content for ease of understanding
Ø Instant Evaluation for self assessment on relevant topics / questions
Ø Tips and guidelines to score more to ensure optimal performance
Ø Sample papers as per latest CBSE pattern to ensure that the right formats are followed
Ø Crash Course modules for quick reference points
Ø Online mentoring that helps you to ask for resolution of problems, clarifications of queries, etc
Ø Solved Sample Papers to showcase the best ways to answer test questions
Ø Glossary (technical terms in brief.)
Ø Animation with voice over to give the feel of a classroom.
The CD based market for CBSE test series is estimated to be around Rs. 142 crore and MBD Alchemie is looking at tapping a sizeable part of this market. MBD is a well known name in the education industry with vast experience and credibility in terms of in-depth content for all the courses.“There is already a tremendous sense of expectation amongst our retailers who have always received the MBD offerings well. We are hopeful that we will be able to garner a sizeable portion of the market with our latest offerings”, says Ms. Monica Malhotra Kandhari, Senior Executive Director, MBD Group.
The products are available in individual packing as well as combination packs at costs that provide immense value for money. The MRP of the individual class X CBSE Crash Course is Rs. 349/-, while the combined pack is available for Rs. 599/-. The MRP of the individual class XII CBSE Crash Course is Rs. 349/- and the combined pack is available for Rs. 1099/-.
The subjects dealt with in CBSE X are Maths and Science & Technology and for CBSE XII are Maths, Biology, Physics and Chemistry.
The MRP for CBSE testing series for Class X for individual courses is Rs. 199/- while that for the combined pack is Rs.349/-. The cost for the CBSE Class XII testing series is Rs.249/- each for the individual courses and Rs. 949 for all subject combined pack.
The USP of these products is that besides being very competitively priced, the MBD Alchemie CBSE offering comes integrated with an online mentoring module, where the student who buys a CD can opt for online mentoring – almost like having a virtual teacher at your help” at a minimal cost of Rs 150/ per month adds Ms. Monica Malhotra Kandhari.
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About MBD Alchemie
MBD Alchemie is an online educational academy from the Rs. 200 crore MBD Group, India’s largest publishing house with over 4 decades of experience in publishing a repertoire of books in English and various Indian languages. MBD Group’s publishing business includes books targeted at primary, middle and senior secondary school level, college level, reference books as well as medical, engineering and technical entrance books. MBD publishes books for all classes, all boards and all script languages in India.
MBD Alchemie brings standardized quality education to the students, which is anytime, anywhere and at the students’ own pace at a cost that provides excellent value for money.