Computer Unit


Incharge : S. M. Yadav (BCA, MCA)


In Open Learning, the face-to-face contact is very limited and the learners are at a distance and the teaching methodology is distance education mode. In such scenario, Open Schooling has to depend heavily on the use of Information and Communication Technology (ICT). The use of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) is much more relevant in case of Open Schooling by its very character. UPSOSB has made the optimum utility of ICT in almost all of its activities and programmes. Under the programmes and activities of the Uttar Pradesh State Open School Board (UPSOSB), Information and Communication Technology is being used as a major strategy towards reaching the unreached and management of UPSOSB.

Infrastructure

The UPSOSB has come a long way in the forefront of ICT since it made a small beginning with only two personal computers in 1989. Over the years all necessary hardware and software infrastructure were installed for computerization of UPSOSB activities.

Starting with a small Computer Unit with few numbers of computers, it has reached to the level of full fledge Computer Division with five units within it namely

  • EDP Unit
  • Internet & On-line Application Unit
  • Software Development and Implementation Unit
  • Networking & Maintenance Unit
  • On-Demand Examination Unit.