The potential for technology-enabled transformation is bright. According to a report '40 Million by 2020: Preparing for a New paradigm in Indian Higher Education' released by Ernst & Young, the higher education sector in India is expected to witness a growth of 18.0 per cent CAGR till 2020.

India’s education sector will also see increased use of newage technologies such as cloud computing to virtual reality, as the government looks to implement large-scale reforms such as Revitalising Infrastructure and Systems in Education (RISE) scheme. The Union Government has earmarked Rs 1 lakh crore as expenditure for the RISE scheme

Today, technology is evolving at such a rapid pace that students today are more comfortable with smartphones and tablets than textbooks. In the face of increasing digitization, the education sector is undergoing a dramatic transformation – with tablets, virtual classrooms and online courses becoming the norm rather than the exception.

Pioneer understands the transformational role played by the education sector, and has a variety of bandwidth options for the education sector. For the education sector, besides dedicated leased lines, we also offer more than 3Gbps of internet bandwidth with a choice of nine major service providers as carriers. There’s enough dark fibre waiting to be lit up to satisfy even the most demanding needs for a decade. And all our cabling is structured to be redundant with BGP4 for super quick routing.