In 1986 Jadavpur University with its limited resources took a project entitled Computer Aided Instruction (CAI) Project for using computer as teaching-aid to supplement the conventional class-room teaching. School of Education Technology (SET), was established in 1988 by Jadavpur University (JU) to appreciate the importance of the Open-Learning System and carry out Research & Development work in different aspects of Teaching-Learning Process for improvement of Quality of Education. The main thrust is on production of Computer Aided Learning materials in the form of CAI packages, multimedia and books for an open-learning environment in addition to the conventional classroom teaching. Recognising the activities of Jadavpur University, Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Govt. of India identified Jadavpur University in 1988 as one of the centres of research and development in the area of Education Technology.