After AR, MBD Group is set to unveil VR content and device at International Book Fair next year
MBD Group, one of the leading educational groups in India is set to showcase Virtual Reality based content and device at the International Book Fair in January 2017.
MBD's new high quality, interactive 3D virtual reality simulations will be made available for students from Kindergarten to Grade 12.
Additionally, the group also plans to deliver high quality VR content for vocational courses/ skill courses in the informal education sector as well. Apart from the Group's own VR device, MBD's VR content will be compatible with all other leading VR devices like Samsung Gear, Oculus Rift etc, for wider accessibility. M
Monica Malhotra Kandhari, Managing Director, MBD Group said, "Virtual reality and augmented reality are the new frontiers of education and present an exciting opportunity for the sector. We at MBD are positioned to deliver cutting edge, up-to-date VR contents. We will be investing upwards of 50 crores in the next three to five years towards development and expansion of our AR and VR educational contents portfolio."
She further added, "We will also be looking at the overseas market like US, UK, Singapore and China, where the market for such products has already been developed."
Today the Group works with nearly 70,000 schools worldwide and caters to 50 million learners with 34 branch offices across India.
The Conglomerate is also offering its products and services to various other countries including international offices in South Africa and Sri Lanka.