NEW YORK, Nov. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- About Distance Learning Technology plays an important role in enabling the growth of the country's economy and the education sector in particular. Higher education institutes are increasingly opting for online courses. Half of the population in India is estimated to be below 25 years of age. This population group adopts new technologies faster. The rapid growth in broadband penetration has led to an increase in the number of Internet users, and this is expected to expand further. Technavio's analysts forecast the distance learning market in India to grow at a CAGR of 11% during the period 2016-2020. Covered in this reportThe report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the distance learning market in India for 2016-2020. To calculate the market size, the report considers the number of enrollments in the distance learning market in India, which comprises of higher education students and working professionals. Technavio's report, Distance Learning Market in India 2016-2020, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects over the coming years. The report also includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market. Key vendors - EduKart- Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU)- SchoolGuru- Symbiosis Centre for Distance Learning (SCDL) Other prominent vendors - Avagmah - DLP India - Edureka - EMERITUS Institute of Management - Hughes Global Education - Sikkim Manipal University - TalentEdge - University18 - University of Delhi - UpGrad Market driver - Emerging methods of distance learning.- For a full, detailed list, view our report Market challenge - Complex regulatory environment.