Centres of Excellence

Centre for Research in Advanced Technology for Education in Science (CREATES), Bhopal

Centre for Research in Advanced Technology for Education in Science (CREATES) is a Teaching Learning Centre (TLC) at IISER Bhopal. Primary vision of the center is to develop new core technologies to aid in teaching and learning, to create new knowledge resources, to develop new technology-based pedagogies, and to develop a sustainable platform for creating, sharing and delivering knowledge. The center’s developmental activities employ various pedagogies including immersive learning, collaborative and constructive learning, adaptive teaching and proactive teaching, with the aim of implementing these methodologies through the use of technology.

National Missions: Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya National Mission on Teachers and Teaching (PMMMNMTT), Government of India

Research Areas: Physical Sciences, Computer Sciences and Information Technology, Other Areas

Output & Achievements: 1. Development of Computer Programming for everybody under programme “ProgAll”. 2. Development of Configurable Studio to invent pedagogy and stray away from traditional style teaching styles. 3. CREATES has established Laboratory for Demonstrations, Media and Outreach (DEMO Lab) facility for pedagogical experiments and innovations. 4. Development of Examineer.in which allows to create educational micro-content and assemble them together in the form of online quizzes and learning modules.

Contact Name: Dr. Ambar Jain, Assistant Professor, Physics

Contact Address: Centre For Research In Advanced Technology for Education in Science (CREATES), Academic Block 1, Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh 462066

Contact Phone: 0755-2691215


State: Madhya Pradesh