Over 40,000 students in more than 20 schools are enjoying the benefit from One-view school-student information solution. This is a result of Unicampus a new cloud based technology developed by Hyderabad based Intense Technologies (BSE: INTENTECH, 532326) that enable schools to integrate their Admission, Administration, Academics, Assessment and Accounting process seamlessly with single user interface.
With the number of schools in its client roaster growing In10s sees huge potential for Unicampus growth as it can tap the prospects of adoption opportunity in an estimated 75000 private schools in India. The company posted an impressive 48% growth in topline as compared to the corresponding period of the previous year financial results for the period ended September 30, 2013. This is the eighth quarter in a row that the company has shown commendable profitable growth.
Since its launch 2 months ago several schools in the city like the Kendriya Vidyalaya, Shantinikethan, AVM Schools, Kennedy Vidyalaya, Prerna International Schools, KGS, Thapoovan and 20 others have already integrated the Unicampus™ suite into its system. This resulted in a full-scale integrated school system management process for these schools which lead to benefit the students, their parents, the school administration and move away from the cumbersome manual and non-integral school-student lifecycle information system.
“Our goal is to enable schools build information management success stories with technology systems that enable teachers, staffs, students as well as their parents deal with multiple administrative and academic process challenges, sum up them in one touch window.” says Shastri, Chairman of Intense Technologies. “It is as easy as windows operating systems we use today”, he adds.
“In our dialogue with many of the schools, we found they find it extremely challenging to implement school-student lifecycle processes. Besides, at the operational level, seamlessness and interoperability are challenging (leading to inefficiencies) due to dependence on monolithic chunks of software and systems that do not communicate with each other. When we presented Unicampus™ to schools they lapped it up as it offsets these difficulties effortlessly”, Jayant Dwarkanath, CEO and Director, Intense Technologies said.
As a complete ERP solution, Unicampus provides 7 key modules under one solution fulfilling all the IT needs of Educational organizations such as Website development, Management ERP, Digital Library, Skills – in critical and creative thinking, communication, problem solving, teamwork and positive personal self-management.
Under the one solution module Unicampus also provides Tools- such as Smart Search an intelligent searching tool to provide multiple types of learning material for selected topic on single click, Communications -in-built, Communication System with SMS & Email communication for every activity and Smart Assessment – provides in-depth assessment data to analyze Student performance easily.
Malla Reddy, Correspondent, Phulaji Baba Group of Educational Institutions who were among the early schools which deployed Unicampus™ said, “For us, Unicampus enabled enhancement of our brand image with dynamic website and streamline of our operations, resulting improved all-round operational efficiency” D. Balaji, Director, Presidency High School stated the solution is so simple that the teachers, students and staff were able to swiftly embrace the technology.
SP Reddy of Kamineni Global Schools pointed out Unicampus as very cost effective solution. “We did not have to invest in IT infrastructure, moreover we have the flexibility to upgrade to other functionalities as and when we feel the need”, he said.
What made Regency Nalanda School consider Unicampus were its student and teacher performance reports feature. Branch Head Praveen says unicampus™ gives us useful insights that can be used to enhance curriculum and pedagogy”. Gopi David – Director, Bhoopathy High School on the other hand stated that his school was looking for a solution that is easily configurable and improve their existing student information system which Unicampus™ fitted without any difficulty.
For Indian School what promoted them to deploy In10s Unicampus was their prompt service, easy to use and fast deployment cycle capability that helped them to leverage Information Technology to impart quality education Venkat Rajeev – Secretary, Indian High School stated.
Prashant – Director, Trident International School says, with Unicampus information is available to all relevant people at the right time, benefiting students, teachers and staff to be better informed.
For Meridian School Siddipet Unicampus helped them automation of admission processes which saved lot of time and effort of management, staff and teachers. “The online applications feature helped the school expand its reach multifold”, Sandhya -Administrative Officer, Meridian Siddipet said.
Unicampus™ developed by Intense for Education is available On Demand (Software as a Service), and is hosted on dedicated servers at the most safe and reliable data centers of Google. Any user of the institution will be able to access it online using internet anytime anywhere.