Educational Multi Media Research Centre (EMMRC), Ahmedabad is engaged in the production of educational television programmes. Which is a prime activity of this centre. These programmes are telecasted on UGC’s Vyas Channel on DTH & DD National Network.
These programmes has a target audience of under graduate students and also it caters the needs of educated laymen. They are syllabus oriented,curriculum oriented and general awareness & informational in nature.Such programmes are produced in a team mode where skilled human resources are employed viz. producers, cinematographers, engineers,technical assistants, graphic artists, technicians & floor assistants.
Production takes place with well researched content, eminent subject experts and premier educational & research organizations. Subject experts and academicians are invited from host Gujarat University and premier institutions like Physical research Laboratory (PRL), Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIM-A), Indian Space research Organisation (ISRO), National Institute of Design (NID), CEPT University, National Institute of Occupational Health (NIOH), Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU Regional Centre). Several other institutions extend their support in these need based educational programmes.
So far the centre has a collection of over 1000 programmes. Information of these programmes is available in programme catalogue section of this website. Productions are produced on professional broadcast level equipments like Umatic, Betacam & PD format over the years.
EMMRC, Ahmedabad is a proud receipent of several awards and hounours at the annual UGC Video Festivals, Sony-ICD and other international video competitions. Centre has the rare distinction of collaborating with WGBH,Boston on international projects like “Race To Save The Planet” These programmes can be viewed at the centre with prior permission for academic purpose. Several students and academicians are regularly visit the centre for viewing.