Recent articles about Fedena and Foradian

Foradian Technologies: Impacting Education with Open Source Technology
Education is the space where open source technology can have maximum impact. Foradian Technologies is one such startup that is building open source web applications to revolutionize the global education market.


Foradian Tech targets Africa for school management software
The Mangalore-based Foradian Technologies Pvt Ltd, which is into the production of open source school management software called ‘Fedena’, is targeting the education sector in African countries for its growth.

Foradian Technologies’ open source software soon in 50-plus languages
After implementing open source school management software in 15,000 schools under the Kerala Government’s Sampoorna school management system project, the Mangalore-based Foradian Technologies Pvt Ltd is looking at India and overseas for growth.

Fedena Multischool for Group of Institutions

Fedena Multischools Solution is best suited for management of Group of Institutions who want to control more than one school or college from single app. All the different Fedena installations communicate to the centralized app and the updates from the entire group can be viewed from super-admin dashboard.

The dynamic dahsboard of super-admin gives notifications on four topics. Events, Finance, Discussions and Task.
You can create new school in from the UI and a Fedena installation will be created automatically. It is also integrated with Big Blue Button to enable video conferencing directly from the browser. If you want to know more features, contact our sales team at


TVTC Zambia is Now Powered by Fedena

Technical and Vocational Teachers College (TVTC) in Luanshya, Zambia is now using Fedena Pro to manage the academic activities and to automate the system and process.
It took one month for the customization, implementation and on-site training works. Fedena was customized as per the process of TVTC and staff was to be trained so as they could use the system which would in course reduce the time to generate academic reports and enhance productivity.


How To Use Task Module in Fedena

Task module is used to assign tasks to staff by their managers. Also staff can assign a task to their Students. Here if a task is assigned to an employee they can see it by logging into their profile. They can update the task and can post comments in it. The task module is briefly explained below.
After logging into the dashboard click more option and then go to the tasks. For assigning a new task to an employee click “new task” option.
The employee can see the list of tasks assigned by him/her under the section ‘Tasks assigned by me’.  The status of the task can be seen against each task. It can be either Assigned status or completed status.
For creating a new task first of all the title should be given, then the description, department, course and the start and end date should be entered.
If there are any updates/comments to be posted it can be done under that task. There is a space for including updates about the task just below the task description.
The user can see the list of users to whom the task is assigned. This list can be seen by clicking on ‘Assigned To’ button in the view task page.
 The user can mark the task as completed, if all the users to whom the task was assigned completes it and submits back the task. This can be done by clicking on ‘Mark As completed’ link just above the task description.
 If the task is already completed and after that the user feels that the task is still not completed, the status of the task can be marked back to ‘Assigned’.
Once the task is assigned, the employee/student can see the tasks assigned to him/her by logging into their profile.  Login to the profile and click on ‘Tasks’ under ‘more’ option at the top left corner.
 Under ‘Tasks assigned to me’ section, the user can see the tasks that are assigned. Click on the respective task and the user can see the task description. The user can post the update/comment. If needed the user can upload attachments.

How To Use Discussion Module in Fedena

Discussion module helps the students, teachers to interact with each other and they can share their views through posting comments in it, the members of the group gets privilege to see the posts and they are allowed to comment to the posts. The admin gets the privilege to delete the unwanted posts and the employees can delete posts which is posted by them. Working of Discussion module is as follows.

You can create custom groups which can include teachers and/or students. This module gives an addictive feature for Fedena. See the slideshow given below.