The country’s largest online school, Robi-10 Minute School (www.robi10minuteschool.com) has launched the mobile application platform today. The mobile app is set to make it more convenient for the students across the country to access the quality educational content available on the platform.
Hon’ble State Minister, ICT Division, Zunaid Ahmed Palak, MP launched the app as the chief guest. Robi’s Managing Director and CEO, Mahtab Uddin Ahmed, Head of Corporate and Regulatory Affairs, Shahed Alam, Vice President, Media, Communication and Sustainability, Ekram Kabir and Robi-10 Minute School’s Founder and CEO, Ayman Sadiq were present on the occasion.
The app can be downloaded from the Google Play Store (http://bit.ly/Robi10MSApp). The app launching ceremony took place at the Software Technology Park (STP) at Janata Tower in the Karwan Bazar area of the capital.
Speaking on the occasion, ICT Division, State Minister, Zunaid Ahmed Palak, MP said: “Robi-10 Minute School is diligently working to improve the quality of education by removing the divide between cities and villages. I am confident that mobile app of the Robi-10 Minute School will play a significant role in creating an enriched Digital Bangladesh by galvanizing the spirit of the youth.”
Robi’s Managing Director and CEO, Mahtab Uddin Ahmed said: “Digital education is fundamental to implementing Digital Bangladesh vision. We are very proud to have taken a lead in industry in stamping our authority in this vital domain. The mobile app version of the Robi-10 Minute School will enhance the reach and convenience of accessing the country’s largest online school. The latest development in Robi-10 Minute School is very much in line with our vision of enabling digital life for a better future for all.”
With more than 12,000 videos covering academic subjects covering the national curricula for Class 1-12, the Robi-10 Minute School app is the one stop solution for learners of all ages. Besides, the app allows users to access more than 4,000 quizzes to test their knowledge on any topic for free. Users can benefit from the in-app feedback system, which gives them detailed real time evaluation of their performance and gives them specific feedback to improve.
Live classes on the app will enable students to take part in classes held by the best instructors and interact with teachers and solve their problems in real time with immediate feedback.
Users can also have unlimited access to a growing library of more than 1,000 interactive books called- ‘SmartBooks’, where they can gain detailed understanding of any academic topic of the JSC, SSC and HSC examinations. The interactive nature of the Smartbooks makes it convenient for students to have a deeper understanding on complex issues by breaking them down using various context and immersive learning techniques.
Users can also have access to content for university admission tests, professional and skill development courses, soft and hard skill courses on CV writing, Microsoft Office, Adobe and plenty more. More than 900 blogs are also accessible through the app which allows learners to read from a plethora of educational blogs that cover academic subjects, life and educational hacks, tech hacks and inspirational contents.
Robi Axiata Limited (“Robi”) is a subsidiary company of the Asian telecom giant, Axiata Group Berhad based in Malaysia. Robi is the second largest mobile network operator in Bangladesh. Robi has introduced many first of its kind digital services in the country and has invested heavily to take its mobile network to the underserved communities even in the rural areas. Other shareholders in the entity are Bharti Airtel and NTT DOCOMO Inc.