Aakash is a premier institute which gives coaching to students to help crack NEET and JEE Mains. Aakash was founded by Mr. J. C. Chaudhary who started giving coaching in West Delhi in 1988. Aakash Institute is the oldest branch of Aakash group.
Aakash offers coaching through three different types which are Distance Learning Program or DLP, Regular Classroom Program, Virtual Classroom Centre. Aakash can be joined by students who want to clear NEET or JEE Mains in class 11th or in 12th or after passing class 12th. Aaksh provides a different type of coaching to students who pursuing NEET and to students who are pursuing JEE Mains. Faculty, Classroom Centres, etc. all are different for students of NEET and JEE Mains.
In Distance Learning Program, the student does not has to go to a teacher or to coaching center. He/She need not attend classes at coaching center. They can stay at home and study the course material provided by Aakash. In DIstance Learning program, Aakash provides the study material and the test material. The students can go to allotted teachers for clearing doubts and can give mock tests along with students of the regular classroom program. The fees for DLP method is less than the fees for Regular classroom program. DLP method is for the students who want more of self-study time and have their school studies going on. All the centers providing regular coaching program act as doubt clearing centers for doubt clearance.
In Regular Classroom program, Aakash provides coaching to the students for specific hours a week. Study Material is also provided by Aakash in this program. Regular Classroom Program is further of two types. One is Weekday Regular Classroom Program and other is Weekend Regular Classroom Program. Both the programs are almost the same and just the days on which classes that are held at coaching centers are different.
In Weekday program, classes are held on weekdays and frequency is 3-4 times a week whereas in weekday program, classes are held on weekends and are held on both Saturday and Sunday. Aakash has different centers for students pursuing medical and engineering entrance exams. Aakash currently has over 120 classroom centers where it provides coaching. Its centers are present in almost every tier 1 and tier 2 cities of India.
In Virtual Coaching Centers, coaching is provided by various means such as video lectures from Aakash Faculty, EBooks, Assignments, and other things. Virtual Coaching Centre provides coaching to students through Aakash itutor without them buying devices. They can come to these coaching centers and access any content for a small amount of the fee. They can also opt for a course in which they will be provided with the study material and free access to video lectures.
The fee for such courses has been very reasonably priced and it offers the students a fusion of Regular Classroom program and Distance Learning Program. Virtual Classroom Programs which are offered at Akash Virtual Coaching Centers are divided into two forms ‘Group Study’ and ‘Individual Study’. In Group Study, students learn about their course in a classroom like an aura or situation where other students are also present and lectures are presented on large screens which give them a class room like feel. In Individual Study, students learn and view their lectures on tablets individually as per their choice which provides them the self-study like feeling.