Uninor has declared mTutor as the winner of Digital Winners India contest 2015. Velayutham Sundaramoorthy, founder director of mTutor, will represent India at the Digital Winners conference in Oslo, Norway. mTutor offers Internet-based technical education both on computers as well as mobile devices. It is promoted by the founders of Chennai-based Symbiotic Infotech, one of the largest value added services provider in the telecom sector.
Declaring the winner Vivek Sood, chief executive officer, Uninor said, “Digital Winners celebrates innovation and recognizes the spirit of entrepreneurship in the country. Through this contest we try to identify ideas and initiatives that have the potential to create a positive impact on society at large. This is our way to align Telenor’s ‘Internet for All’ ambition with Prime Ministers Digital India mission. All the entries received at Digital Winners had the potential to improve lives in an Internet enabled era. I congratulate mTutor on winning the contest.”
mTutor is an application oriented tutorial app that helps students learn concepts of every topics of engineering. The content for the app has been created by professors from leading institutions and reviewed by professors from IIT and NIT’s. Apart from English and Hindi, the app offers options of Tamil, Telegu and Kannada languages as medium of instruction.
“The prime objective of mTutor app is to make students passionate about what they learn and make them employable, there by addressing the burgeoning problem in emerging nations. It is a first step to learning social. We are very happy to have been selected to represent India at the Digital Winners Conference and take this app to a global audience,” said Velayutham.
mTutor will now contest for ‘Best App in Asia’ in education at the conference to be held between October 21-22.