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IITians Designed a Mobile App to Inform Students about Timetable

A Mobile Application names as “NexClass” has been created by 2 IIT-Gandhinagar (IIT-Gn) students in second-year - Shashank Pareta and Abhishek Verma.

Apr 11, 2014 17:24 IST
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A Mobile Application names as “NexClass” has been created by 2 IIT-Gandhinagar (IIT-Gn) students in second-year - Shashank Pareta and Abhishek Verma. This application is presumed to be of importance among IIT Students by informing them about their Time-table as well as offering them a guide map to reach their classroom as per the schedule.

The students only need to remember their roll number now and not the constantly changing timetable as with the new app that requires to be installed in the smartphones will instantly note the approaching class schedule and inform the cellphone’s owner about the next class, in time.

The Mobile App also notifies about the Classroom, Direction, Course Name Etc.

Since the campus is spread at large area and have large number of faculty, students often have a hard time in remembering the names of the courses, faculty member as well as their faces. And the size also makes the location of class in time, difficult. Hence, a decision of creating this helpful App arose, especially to help juniors and freshers who are about to join IIT-Gn in 2014, explained, Pareta, a student of mechanical engineering.

The other big feature of the App is that it works off-line as well and demands only 5 mb space in Cellphones. The app is also designed to identify the roll numbers of second, third and fourth year B.Tech students as well as MTech, MSc and PhD programmes students in campus.

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