United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc has floated a new product to assist parents and teachers keep track and monitor their ward’s educational developments and performance.
The product tagged ‘UBA learn’ is an online learning platform for students powered by Roducate, with particular emphasis on helping students within the age range of five to 16 years and 17 to 24.
UBA learn is accessible online, through a downloadable mobile app and USSD (*919*33#) and is open to both existing customers and non-customers.
Intending customers can have account numbers automatically generated once they enrol on the platform.
The platform features academic curricula (WAEC), NECO, continuous assessments and tests, financial education, learning/fun games, etc.
The bank’s group managing director, Kennedy Uzoka, speaking at the launch of the product, said it is to bring knowledge to the doorstep of everyone across Africa and other parts of the world.
Uzoka explained that the app is a distinctive and well-tailored product loaded with all the needed learning tools and required subjects put together in a robust manner that is guaranteed to grow with the student early on to when he or she becomes a young adult.